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Ring Doorbell Pro is easily worth $200, so you should definitely buy it at $100

The Ring Doorbell is one of the best smart home products at full price — at half off, it’s an amazing deal. Five years ago, I optimistically spent $170 on a connected doorbell from a hardware startup with dubious credibility and no success stories. That product, DoorBot, eventually shipped, but I never could get it to work. I wrote it off as the cost of doing early adopter business and forgot about it. (It’s still in a drawer somewhere.) Two years later, I heard that the company behind DoorBot, Edison…

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Ring Doorbell: Which should you buy?

What’s the difference between the four options of Ring Video Doorbell? I’ve used three and can help you pick the right one for your home. I once said that a $200 doorbell was a very silly thing. I was very, very wrong. Because the Ring Video Doorbell — as well as the Ring 2 and Ring Pro — has very quickly become one of my favorite connected home products. It’s not inexpensive, and it’s not perfect. But it’s paid for itself several times over in terms of safety and security — and just…

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