After opening the Iylus Smart Video Doorbell package, make sure that the doorbell is in good condition and the below items are part of it.
IR LED: The ambient light is not enough and that’s why IR LED is used to increase picture brightness.
Light Sensor: It is used to collect environmental light status. When ambient light drops down to 2 Lux, the IR LED will turn ON automatically.
MIC: Audio Capture.
Button: Doorbell button.
PIR: When the movement of the object is detected in front of the device, the device will send a notification to your phone automatically.
Lens: Video image capture.
Indicator Light: Blue light Blinking: Congratulations status.
Red light ON: Failed to connect to WiFi.
Blue light ON: Connected to phone successfully.
Red and blue Flash: Connected to WiFi successfully.
RESET Button: To reset the device, please long press the button for 5 seconds.
Battery Slot: Supports 2 * 18650 / 2 *21700 batteries.
USB Interface: Micro USB port for charging.
Mounting Port: Use this port to mount the camera to bracket.
Please follow the instructions given below to set up and use the doorbell.
1. Download and Install the App
Open App Store(iOS) or Play Store(Android) on your device, search for 'Iylus' or use the scannable QR code given below.
2. Setting up the App
Before you log in:
-Make sure you have the App installed on your device.
-Make sure that your device is connected to a 2.4GHz WiFi network(5GHz network is not compatible).
Please register through your Iylus app using your personal email.
3.Add the device
Before adding, make sure the device is configured and you will hear voice notification of 'The camera is now ready to begin pairing'. (Blue light will blink after 1 sec).
If you didn't hear the voice notification, please RESET the device by pressing the reset button for 5 seconds. You can release the button after the LED indicator is turned off, the device will restart with the default setting automatically.
Open the Iylus app and tap 'Add Device'.
Select the device type: Iylus Smart Video Doorbell.
Choose 'next step'. The name of the WiFi network will automatically be filled in, you just need to enter the WiFi password and tap 'confirm'.
Note: The App will fill the corresponding password automatically if connecting with the same WiFi network and you don't need to fill in the password again.
Choose 'Continue' and use the camera to scan the QR code. Make sure you maintain about 15-20 cm distance between the mobile device and the doorbell. When you hear the prompt, tap 'I heard the Prompt' and wait for device connection till you succeed.
If your camera fails to connect, please RESET the camera and repeat the above steps.
When the App shows 'Device Added Successfully, Congratulations', the device is ready for use now.
Lastly, add or rename the device.
4.WiFi Doorbell Functions
Supports following functions: Two-way Audio, Video recording to a local file, Image capturing, Playback video on Micro SD Card.
4.1 Live View
In the device list section, it shows all devices with successful connections. Click the relevant device to live view video.
Micro SD Card Recording Type: The app wakes up the device and records video. Press the button to wake up the device and record video, or record video after motion detection.
Remarks: Currently the device only supports Micro SD cards with the FAT32 system format, others cannot be identified.
5. Device Management
Click the corresponding device to live view video directly in the device list section. You can tap '•••' at the right corner to enter the device setting.
5.1 Modify device name
Click 'Device Name' on the setting’s page to rename the device.
5.2 Device Sharing
Click 'Share Device' on the setting’s page to share the device with other family members.
5.3 Device Information
Click 'Device Information' on the setting’s page to check device information.
5.4 Power Management Setting
Click 'Power Management Setting' to check power working status or set the low battery alarm threshold.
5.5 Basic Function Setting
Click 'Basic Function Setting' to set the below functions:
Flip Screen: ON/OFF; Time Watermark: ON/OFF; Talk Mode: One-way communication/Two-way communication.
5.6 PIR Sensitivity Setting
Click 'PIR' to set the sensitivity.
*Off: Close PIR function.
*Low: Wake up and record footage if any motion has been detected in front of the camera that lasts for more than 7 seconds, a notification will be sent back to the mobile device instantly.
*Medium: Wake up and record footage if any motion has been detected in front of the camera that lasts for more than 5 seconds, a notification will be sent to a mobile device at the same time.
*High: Wake up and record footage of any motion that has been detected in front of the camera that lasts for more than a second. A notification will be sent to a mobile device at the same time.
Note: In a crowded environment, it is recommended to close or set the device to LOW sensitivity to reduce unwanted wake-up and notification push to extend battery life.
5.7 Memory Card Setting
Click 'Memory Card Setting' to check Micro SD card status, including total capacity, used, and remaining capacity or to format memory card.
6. Important Notes
a. Device is powered by rechargeable lithium batteries. When fully charged, the battery life is approximately six months. The Iylus app will send notifications when the battery voltage is low. Please charge the device in order to keep getting the notifications.
b. Keep the camera within your router's range. Make sure to pick a place that is covered by your WiFi signal. Thick or insulated doors can greatly reduce the strength of your WiFi signal even if a router is close by. A trial before installing the camera is recommended.
c. The device design is based on a low power consumption component, it can remotely wake up the App by PIR human motion detection, or by doorbell press. The device will work for 30 seconds after each wakeup before going to standby.
Note: Chime, Memory Card and Batteries will be a part of the doorbell package.
Ding-Dong Chime Pairing
1. Long press the button on the chime, till it's indicator light is always ON.
2. Press the button of the doorbell to complete the pairing.
Reset: Press the RESET button on the chime for 5 seconds.
1 Ding-Dong chime can connect with up to 12 doorbells.
1 Doorbell can connect to an unlimited number of Ding Dong Chimes.