The Ring Video Doorbell 2 is part of the Home Security Camera
test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Home Security Camera
models like the Video Doorbell 2 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.
Video quality: Video quality mostly reflects footage shot in regular and low light, with audio quality and macro (close-up) capability also considered.
Response time: The response time score is based on the elapsed time between motion occurring within the device's field of view and the ability to speak to the visitor.
Smart IQ: An accounting of smart features and functions associated with video doorbells.