Foscam Video Doorbell 2K Resolution, 2.4Ghz/5Ghz WiFi Doorbell Camera, Motion & Face Detection, Night Vision, IP65 Weatherproof, 2-Way Audio, Smart Doorbell, Requires Existing Doorbell Wire

  • 【Advanced 2K HD Image Day & Night】Thanks to the 4.0M Pixels high definition Color CMOS Sensor and H.265 Technology, Foscam video doorbell wired offers advanced 2K HD crystal-clear & 170°wide viewing angle, while HDR Technology insist on providing better picture quality even in the case of overexposure or backlight. Applying Infrared Night Vision Function, it can monitor the situation outside the door regardless of day and night.
  • 【Support 2.4Ghz & 5Ghz Dual-Band Wifi】Applying the Advanced 5G Technology, Foscam camera doorbell supports not only 2.4Ghz but also 5Ghz Dual-Band Wifi, which means that you can enjoy faster data transfer rate and lower network latency under 5G Wifi.
  • 【No More Annoying False Alerts】Smart Motion + Face Detection Sensor ensures that you are only alerted when a human, and not a stray cat or passers-by, is at the door. You can also set up motion detection in customized areas to avoid false alerts.
  • 【2-Way Audio & Real-Time Response】With built-in microphone and speaker, you can enjoy two-way high-fidelity conversation all the time. Or have a real-time video talk through the APP with the visitor on any occasion. Noise Reduction Technology can effectively reduce environmental noise, improving the sound quality.
  • 【Install Once, No Battery Recharge Trouble】Comparing with others common battery video doorbell which need to be recharged in time, Foscam video doorbell camera includes a power cable, which means that once installed, it will keep active all the time. No stand-by mode, no recharging battery, no worry about losing power!
Weight: 660 g
Dimensions: 19.8 x 17.5 x 8.2 cm; 660 Grams
Part: DBW5
Colour: 2021 New Version
Batteries Required: No
Batteries Included: No
Manufacture: FOSCAM
Colour: 2021 New Version
Reference: DBW5

Product Description


Customizable Detecting Area

You can set up Activity Zone to customize the area in which motion will be detected.

Exclude busy pedestrian zone to reduce the false alerts and ensure that you only receive necessary notifications.

Different Angle Bracket for Different Demand

We offer 4 different Mounting bracket: Flat Mounting Plate * 2pcs, 15°Horizontal Wedge * 1pcs, 5°Vertical Wedge * 1pcs, while others only include a single flat bracket.

You can choose to use or combine different brackets according to the layout and height of your house and courtyard to adapt to the needs of different viewing angles.

Compatible with Existing Doorbell Chime

It's compatible with the existing mechanical/digital chime at home.

You don't need to specially buy a new one or a whole set, leaving your original chime unused.

FAQ for Foscam Video Doorbell( Model: DBW5 )

Q1: Does the video doorbell require existing doorbell wiring?

  • Yes, the video doorbell draws power from existing doorbell wiring. The voltage of the transformer requirement is 8-24VAC and the output power of the transformer is 8VA or above, which is very common in most house doorbell wiring.

Q2: Is the video doorbell powered by battery?

  • No, the wired video doorbell has more advanced features, like the 3s pre-buffer and no wake-up time. Also, the doorbell dimensions can be very slim, fitting into narrow door frames.

Q3: Is the Doorbell compatible with Alexa or Google Assiatant?

  • Yes, our doorbell camera works with Alexa and Google Assiatant.

Q4: Is the video doorbell compatible with the existing doorbell chime?

  • Yes, we are well compatible with existing mechanical chime or digital chime. When you connect digital chime, please remember to connect our power kit.

Q5: What’s the wireless range of the video doorbell?

  • The video doorbell connects to your home WiFi. It works with any 2.4GHz & 5GHz wireless router, mesh system or modems. Depending on your WiFi transmit power, distance and walls in between, the doorbell range varies. In the outfield test in the US, it works well in most 3000sq.ft houses.

Q6: How does the video doorbell detect the motions?

  • The built-in camera of the video doorbell system is triggered to start recording through the full-image pixel contrast, followed by which the system will further undergo face detection. The triggering mechanism for the current video doorbell system requires users to adjust the settings of the activity zone and the sensitivity level of detection accordingly due to various user scenarios.

Q7: Does the video doorbell system support AI?

  • Yes, face detection and face recognition are supported. Face recognition can only be turned on after the corresponding cloud service is purchased.


1. If you choose to use AC power to power the video doorbell, you need to ensure that the specication of the transformer in your home is 8V~24V AC, the minimum power requirement is 8VA.

2. The Video doorbell should be in series with transformer and existing chime;

3. The power kit should be in parallel with the existing chime.

If you refer to the above wiring instructions to install the doorbell and still can't work normally, please provide your transformer specifications, the picture of the chime and the wiring diagram in the chime's manual, and contact our technical support email: support& change & to @)

Resolution 2K/4MP 2K/4MP 2K/4MP 1080P
Wifi 2.4Ghz & 5Ghz 2.4Ghz & 5Ghz 2.4Ghz & 5Ghz NO Wifi
Power Supply Main Main Main Screen-Battery Powered, Camera-Main Powered
2-Way Audio
Night Vision Color Night Vision Color Night Vision
PIR Sensor x 1 PIR Sensor 4 PIR Sensors x
Detection Human/Motion/Sound Detection Human/Motion/Sound Detection Human/Motion/Sound Detection x
Alexa & Google Assistant x
POE Not Supported Not Supported Not Supported Not Supported
Web Access Not Supported Not Supported Not Supported Not Supported