Tag Archives: SimpliSafe

SimpliSafe vs Vivint Security Systems Compared: Cost, Monitoring, Installation, Customer Service, And More

SimpliSafe vs Vivint doorbells side by side (caption: SimpliSafe vs Vivint)

Are you looking for a basic or more elaborate home security system? Both SimpliSafe and Vivint can provide security for your home, but the two have vastly different offerings. SimpliSafe offers a more simple security system at a lower cost. Meanwhile, Vivint has added features, like home automation, that you may be willing to pay extra for. Compare the two head-to-head and decide which aligns more closely with what you want.

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SimpliSafe Security Camera Review: Outdoor, Doorbell, Indoor, Wireless, Lights, Motion Detection, And More

Simplisafe camera on table with app in front on phone in hand (caption: SimpliSafe Camera Review)

SimpliSafe is known for its affordable, user-friendly DIY security systems, but they also offer some security equipment you can purchase with or without the system. Their WiFi camera is a popular option, and we wanted to see if it stands up to their other equipment — and other WiFi cameras on the market. Is the SimpliSafe camera reliable and does it have all the features you want?

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SimpliSafe Smart Lock Installation: Installation, Troubleshooting, Calibration, And More

Simplisafe smart lock inside of door in home (caption: SimpliSafe Smart Lock Installation)

SimpliSafe’s Smart Lock syncs with their home security system. But unlike most home security components that you can easily install via a peel-and-stick adhesive, the smart lock takes some extra work. But don’t worry, it’s easier than you might think! Our experts take you through the installation process step-by-step, with a video for our visual learners.

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SimpliSafe Smart Lock Review: How Does It Compare To Other Smart Locks?

Simplisafe lock (caption: SimpliSafe Smart Lock Review)

SimpliSafe’s home security system is compatible with a select few third-party smart locks, but they’ve released their own branded smart lock that you can easily install and sync with their system. What makes their smart lock stand out? It’s one of the most affordable smart locks on the market for its base price. But overall, is it worth it for its functionality and other features?

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Abode vs SimpliSafe: Home Security Systems Compared

Abode vs SimpliSafe side by side (caption: Abode vs SimpliSafe)

SimpliSafe and Abode offer security systems with no long-term contracts. You purchase the equipment, pay for your monitoring plan and stop service whenever you want. SimpliSafe is a household name with its multi-platform advertisements and Abode is still a rather small company. But could Abode protect your home just as well as SimpliSafe for less money?

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SimpliSafe Reviews 2021: Camera, Doorbell, Smart Lock, Smoke Detector, Customer Reviews, And More

SimpliSafe equipment (caption: SimpliSafe Review)

You’ve seen the SimpliSafe commercials — low cost, no commitment, etc. — too good to be true? There’s no long-term contract, and you can easily relocate the system if you move homes. However, the equipment costs more than competitors, and it’s missing an outdoor security camera. We’ll help you decide if SimpliSafe can help keep your family and property safe from break-ins.

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