Following Apple’s announcement regarding HomeKit Secure Video coming later this year. Netatmo has officially confirmed that its upcoming Smart Video Doorbell will be compatible with HomeKit Secure Video at launch along with its existing video lineup.
In a response on Twitter, Netatmo confirmed: “The Netatmo Smart Video Doorbell will be compatible with HomeKit Secure Video at its launch and a free, automatic firmware update will add HomeKit Secure Video compatibility to new and existing Netatmo Smart Indoor Cameras and Smart Outdoor Cameras later this year.”
When the HomeKit lands later this year, Netatmo users can experience HomeKit Secure Video through the Apple Home app on iPhone and iPad with select iCloud storage plans.
Apple announced HomeKit Secure Video that will address privacy concerns with smart cameras. The new feature means the video is processed on a hub like the Apple TV or HomePod. Once the video is processed it will be securely stored in iCloud for 10 days without counting towards your storage limit. You’ll need a 200GB plan for one camera and a 2TB plan to support up to five cameras.
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