Contact us
Close contact box
Connect ID #
244 113 771 3

Our hours

Connect ID #
244 113 771 3
Chat
All finished with your chat session?

We’ll email you a transcript of this conversation for your records.

We're sorry, chat is not available at this time. Please visit our Support page to find the help you need.

Please enter your name.  
Please enter a valid email address. Why is this required?
Please enter your US phone number.  

For Tech Support, call 1-800-955-9091

Thank you, !
Our conversation will be emailed to
Please enter a question  
Please select an email topic.  

Looking for tech support?
Please call us at 1-800-955-9091

Need help now?
Call an advisor: 1-888-955-6000

Please enter your name.  
Please enter your US phone number.  
Please enter an email.  
Please enter an email.  
Please enter a message  

Calls may be recorded for training and quality control purposes.

We are located in Virginia USA.

Don't wait on hold. We'll call you back when it's your turn to talk with the next available .
Please enter your name  
Please enter your phone number  
Please enter a message  

Calls may be recorded for training and quality control purposes.

We are located in Virginia USA.

Ring Solar Charger

Solar power source and mounting bracket for Ring Video Doorbell 2

Item # 1698EA8S7

I just got a notification from Ring saying that my doorbell's battery is low.

I just got a notification from Ring saying that my doorbell's battery is low.

Cam
Need help?
Contact our Virginia-based experts.

Item # 1698EA8S7

Ships free today

In stock
$49.00
Cam
Need help?
Contact our Virginia-based experts.

About the Ring Solar Charger

Recharge naturally

I just got a notification from Ring saying that my doorbell's battery is low. While it's not excessively troublesome to remove and charge the battery, it's still a hassle I wouldn't mind avoiding. Well — with this solar charger and a few hours of direct sunlight per day, I could.

Recharge naturally

I just got a notification from Ring saying that my doorbell's battery is low. While it's not excessively troublesome to remove and charge the battery, it's still a hassle I wouldn't mind avoiding. Well — with this solar charger and a few hours of direct sunlight per day, I could.

It comes with everything you need to securely mount it to your wall and connect it to your doorbell. Then the built-in solar panels will do the charging, so you don't have to. Just remember, this one is made specifically for Ring Video Doorbell 2. If you have Ring Video Doorbell, you'll need this one.

READ LESS

Product highlights:

  • solar panel keeps Ring Video Doorbell 2 charged
    • requires a few hours of direct sunlight per day
  • solar power rating: 0.56W, 5.6VDC
  • weather-resistant
  • only works with Ring Video Doorbell 2
  • 3-7/8"W x 6"H x 9/16"D
  • warranty: 1 year
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee
  • MFR # 8EA8S7-OENO

What's in the box:

  • Solar charger and mount for Ring Doorbell 2
  • Screwdriver with star and Phillips bit
  • 6mm / 15/64" Drill bit
  • 3 M3 x 6mm screws
  • 5 M3 x 10mm screws
  • 5 M3 x 30mm screws
  • 5 Plastic wall anchors
  • Installation Manual

Customer reviews

Loading reviews...

Ring Solar Charger reviews

Average review:

5 reviews

Thanks for submitting your review

Filter by rating

Customer photos

Sort reviews

Sort by:
Items per page:
View page:

Verified customer (What's this?)
Verified employee purchase (What's this?)

Pros:

Cons:

Crutchfield response

<< >>

More details on the Ring Solar Charger

Mark G.

Product Research

Features

Overview: This Solar Charger is designed for the Ring Video Doorbell 2. Its built-in solar panels keep your Video Doorbell 2 charged. The weather-resistant Solar Charger also doubles as a secure mounting bracket. The Solar Charger comes with the hardware for mounting it to most hard surfaces, including brick and stucco.

Note: This Solar Charger is not compatible with the original Ring Video Doorbell.

Solar Powered Charging: The Ring Solar Charger features three built-in solar panels - two 4-3/4" panels along the sides and a 2-3/8" panel across the top. These solar panels have a power rating of 0.35 watts and 6.9 volts DC. The panels require a few hours of direct sunlight every day to ensure the Video Doorbell 2 is adequately charged.

Installation: The Ring Solar Charger installs to most flat surfaces. Self-tapping screws are included for mounting the charger to an external wall. Wall anchors (included) are required if you are mounting the charger to a hard surface, such as brick or stucco. Machine screws for attaching the Ring Doorbell 2 to the charger are also included. Prior to installing the Video Doorbell 2, you will need to connect the wires from the charger to the screw terminals on the back of the doorbell.

Loading accessories...

Customer Q&A

Q
Crutchfield asked: Why did you buy this?
A
doorbell battery life is so short. hoping this helps [ Amy  Dec 20, 2019 ]
A
Trying to lengthen Battery life on the ring 2 door bell. [ Frankie  Jan 25, 2019 ]
A
Need it! [ Chris  Dec 20, 2018 ]

2 questions already asked

Q
Have solar charger for ring doorbell 2 for a week, but it is not charging. Anyone else having this problem? It's been cold here in Staten Island, NY and I am hoping as springs comes in that the warmer weather will help. It has lasted one day short of a week since I installed it. I just swapped out the battery for a fully charged one.
[ Julio  Mar 21, 2019 ]
1 answer
A
If you purchased the product from Crutchfield, feel free to contact our Tech Support team. Our toll-free Tech Support number is printed on your invoice, and is also available under the "My Orders" tab in the "My Account" section of our website. If you did not purchase the unit from Crutchfield, then you may want to contact the manufacturer.
[ Krissy  Mar 26, 2019 ]  Staff
Q
Are you sure that this solar charger is for the Ring Doorbell 2? The ring doorbell 2 does have a usb port on the back of the unit. It has 2 screens that you connect the solar charger to the ring 2 unit.
[ Jmerc65  Mar 10, 2019 ]
2 answers
A
This as stated in the description "only works with Ring Video Doorbell" For the Ting Video Doorbell 2 you will need Item # 1698EA8S7 | MFR # 8EA8S7-OENO
[ Lester  Mar 10, 2019 ]
A
Yes; disregard the picture your looking at, the one you will receive will have two forks to connect to the Two screws on your Ring 2.... Hope this helps Allen
[ Allen  Mar 10, 2019 ]

Loading articles...

TOP