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Nest Aware basics

Nest Aware is a paid subscription service you can use with your Nest products to help keep you informed about important events at your home.

What do I get with Nest Aware?

When you subscribe to Nest Aware, you get access to features like:

  • More video history
  • Intelligent alerts
  • 24/7 access to Nest Aware experts on the Nest Customer Care team

Learn more about what features are available with Nest Aware

How much does a Nest Aware subscription cost?

By the end of 2023, the price of Nest Aware subscriptions will increase in the US, UK, and Australia. Learn more about price changes for Nest Aware.

What are the requirements for Nest Aware?

What is event-based recording (EBR)?

What is sound detection?

Note: This feature is only available in the US.

Learn about sound detection for speakers and displays

Learn how Nest Aware improves sound detection

What is Emergency calling?

Note: This feature is only available in the US.

Learn about emergency calling

What's the difference between the latest Nest Aware subscription and Nest Aware (1st gen)?

You can learn about what you get with a Nest Aware subscription, and the differences between the latest Nest Aware and Nest Aware (1st gen) in our help center. You can also find out which Aware features are available for your products.

Can I keep my current Nest Aware (1st gen) subscription?

Yes. As long as you don't cancel your subscription, your Nest Aware (1st gen) subscriptions will continue to renew.

Can I buy a Nest Aware subscription for someone else?

Gift subscriptions are not available for Nest Aware.


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