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7.8 Overall Score
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Overview

SimpliSafe

Monthly Monitoring Price

$27.00

Contract Length

None

Money-Back Guarantee

Undisclosed

Cancellation Fees

Undisclosed

Installation Options Offered

Professional, DIY

Security Camera Included

Yes

Time in Business

16 Years

Vivint

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Undisclosed

Professional

Yes

23 Years

Ratings

SimpliSafe

Overall Score
7.8 of 10
Review Score
3.5
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Value for Money
3.8
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Quality of Product or Service
3.4
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Company Trustworthiness
3.2
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Likely to Recommend
5.5 of 10

Vivint

9.4 of 10
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6.9 of 10

Pros & Cons

SimpliSafe

PROS

  • Low monthly fees
  • No contract or moving fees
  • 60-Day money-back guarantee
  • 100% wireless equipment
  • Free and easy installation process
  • Customizable equipment packages

CONS

  • High upfront equipment costs
  • Short three-year warranty
  • Basic security equipment

Vivint

PROS

  • Professional installation
  • 24/7 professional monitoring
  • Lifetime equipment warranty
  • Smart home compatibility
  • Product financing options
  • Vivint mobile app

CONS

  • $99 moving fee
  • Lengthy contracts
  • Prices not listed online
  • Fair Credit Reporting Act Violation