Applies to: Argus; Argus 2; Argus Eco; Argus Pro; Argus PT; Reolink Keen; Reolink Go; Reolink Go PT;
Standby mode is also called sleep mode, which is a low power mode for electronic devices. This mode saves significantly on electrical consumption compared to leaving a device fully on and, upon resume, allow the user to avoid having to reissue instructions or to wait for a machine to reboot.
Actually, when the camera is in the Stand-by mode, there is still wifi or data transmission. The camera will communicate with the server every 20 seconds. The data cost is less than 0.5Kb per time.
Reolink battery-powered camera will enter the standby mode to saving the battery life when no motion triggers and the user accessing, for the normal triggers and using(10 times/day and 1 minute/time), the battery may last about 2 months.
Note: Reolink Go is different from other battery-powered cameras, it will communicate with the server every 2-9 minutes.