Eufy Doorbell Red Light: Common Causes and Fixes

Are you noticing a red light on your Eufy doorbell and want to understand what it means? In this article, we’ll delve into the reasons behind this LED indicator and provide actionable steps for fixing any issues. Let’s get started!

Why is there a Red Light on My Eufy Doorbell?

There are two primary reasons for the red light on your Eufy doorbell:

  1. Power issues: The doorbell may not be receiving proper voltages, or the battery is low.
  2. Night vision mode: The red light indicates that the doorbell is in night vision mode.

Fixing Red Light Power Issues with Your Eufy Doorbell

If the red LED indicates a power issue, here are the steps to resolve it:

  1. Check if your doorbell is working and if all its features are functional.
  2. Ensure that the Eufy doorbell has the required 16-24V AC, 30VA transformer. Replace it if it’s not compatible or worn out.
  3. Inspect the wiring for potential damage or loose connections at the back of the doorbell. Reattach any faulty connections.
  4. For battery-powered Eufy doorbells, charge the device using a USB cable and reinstall it on its mounting plate.
  5. During hot or cold weather, your doorbell may not charge efficiently. Charge it indoors in a temperate environment and reinstall it outside after charging.

If the red light issue persists, contact Eufy customer support for further assistance.

Why is there a Red Light on My Eufy Doorbell?

Other LED Indicators on Your Eufy Doorbell

Understanding other LED behaviors can help you diagnose and address issues with your doorbell:

  1. Blinking blue light: The doorbell is ready to connect to Wi-Fi or HomeBase. Press the SYNC button for 2 seconds to pair it.
  2. Solid blue light for 3 seconds: The doorbell has successfully connected to Wi-Fi.
  3. Off LED light: The doorbell is working correctly and set up successfully.
  4. Solid orange light: The Eufy doorbell is charging via a USB cable.
  5. Breathing blue LED: The doorbell has detected motion or a visitor has pressed it.
  6. No LED light when already set up: The doorbell is updating its firmware. Do not interfere with it during this process.

In Conclusion

Now that you understand the meaning of the red light on your Eufy doorbell and how to address the issue, you can confidently troubleshoot any power-related or night vision problems. If you have any other questions or need further assistance, please leave a comment or contact Eufy support.