Smart door lock maker Level is bringing a new video doorbell to apartment dwellers

A picture of Level’s video doorbell.
Level offers a single doorbell camera for entire apartment buildings. | Image: Level

Level has announced it’s releasing a doorbell camera exclusively for multifamily buildings as an optional part of an overall smart home platform for multiunit dwellings. The video doorbell wouldn’t be available generally but instead comes to a smart home market for multifamily buildings that could benefit from a retail smart lock maker moving into the space.

Our initial impression was that it could provide camera shared by an apartment building’s residents, but Level says that’s not so, with the system designed to put them on individual units.

Level says residents can use the Level app to peer through the doorbell camera and speak with visitors on the other side. The press release adds that the camera includes “package identification…

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