FAQ

How do I set up my Blink system?

1. Plug the Sync Module into any wall outlet 2. Launch the Blink app for iOS or Android and run the Setup Wizard 3. Place your Blink unit(s) wherever you’d like For more in-depth setup instructions, pl...

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Where can I find the Blink App?

iOS users can download the Blink app here. Android users can find the Blink app here.

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Does Blink offer a Windows App?

Thanks for your interest! The Blink App is currently only available on iOS and Android mobile devices, we do not currently support Windows. However, we do look forward to expanding our compatibility, starting w...

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Can the Blink App be accessed by more than one device?

Yes! You can download our app to as many iOS and Android devices as you’d like, so the entire household can receive alerts or check in at home. Please note that Blink’s initial release will only allow for one a...

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Can Blink be used outside?

The Blink camera was built for indoor use, however customers have successfully used Blink in protected outdoor areas (such as under an awning, on a covered porch, etc.) as long as it remains dry and within its ...

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What is the range of the Sync Module? How far away can cameras be?

Assuming a fairly standard home (single building, no unusually dense construction materials), the Sync Module should be able to communicate with Blink units up to (and perhaps over) 100’ away in any direction.

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How many cameras can I add to a single system?

A single Sync Module (or "hub") can support up to 10 cameras, assuming each is within the 100ft range of the Sync Module.

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Will my pet set off the motion sensor?

To help account for pets, Blink’s motion detector can be adjusted for sensitivity.

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Can I face Blink out a window?

Though you will be able to use Live View when facing the camera out a window, the glass does interfere with the motion sensor and you will not receive motion-alerts of outdoor movement.

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Can I set Blink to auto arm and disarm?

This feature is coming soon! In addition to manually arming and disarming your Blink system and individual cameras, we’ll release a firmware update that will allow users to arm/disarm the system automatically. ...

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