You’ll receive a real-time push notification on your phone when your camera detects movement. Select the notification on your phone to view the video clip.
Email and SMS notifications are not supported.
Reviewing Alert Notifications
Select the push notification on your device to review your notification video or select Alerts in YI Home App to review all alert notifications. Notification videos are limited to six seconds in length.
- If you are using video storage, you can view longer videos by selecting Entire Clip at the end of each clip.
- If you don't want videos and photos with your alerts but want to continue to receive alert notifications, select Settings > toggle Video and Photos off.
Alert Notification Settings
To adjust your alert notification settings, select Settings > select Smart Detection Settings. Test your settings and adjust accordingly to find a good balance for your setup.
- Motion Detection:
Toggle Alert Notifications on or off.
- Activity Region:
Receive alerts only when motion is detected in a specific area of the camera's view (this feature is only available on 1080p models).
|Select and drag the frames to set the size of the detection area. Select and hold the box, then drag to adjust detection area.
- Sensitivity Level:
Set the sensitivity level of activity detection to low, medium, or high.
- Baby Crying Detection:
Turn on Baby Crying Detection to alert you when the camera detects your baby crying.
Note: this feature should not be used as a substitute for child care.
- Alert Frequency:
Set the cooldown period for alert notifications to low (10 minutes), medium (5 minutes), or high (3 minutes).
Set a custom schedule for when you want to receive alert notifications. You can set a total of three alert times.
Note: Alert Notification videos are stored on our servers for up to seven days before they are removed.