Compare the Top Home Security Systems

Compare the Top Home Security Systems

The home security ratings on this site are our opinion and may change at anytime. To maintain this service, we generate advertising revenue from some of the companies featured. However, our reviews are unbiased and are based on years of industry experience, research, and product usage. We rate each system in three primary categories: Protection & Equipment, Home Automation, and overall Customer Support. Learn more about our review & ratings system.
FeaturesFrontPointLink InteractiveArmoraxLiveWatch SecurityProtection 1ADT LogoSimpliSafe logo
Monitoring Cost/mo*$44.99

$34.99

$39.95

$39.95

$49.99

$60.99

$49.99

$24.99

Total Score9.63 / 109.6 / 109.34 / 109.1 / 108.6 / 108.2 / 107.58 / 107.47 / 10
Fire Monitoring Included
Crash and Smash Protection
Light Automation IncludedNo Option
Minimum Contract Length12 Months12 Months0 Months12 Months36 Months42 Months36 Months0 Months
WebsiteFrontpointLink InteractiveArmoraxLiveWatchProtection 1VivintADTSimpliSafe
Call855-951-7980800-340-7727888-311-4083888-989-9982866-687-3778855-898-7522800-884-1242888-957-4675
InstallationDIYDIYDIYDIYDIY
Optional Professional
Professional InstallationProfessional InstallationDIY
Our ReviewFrontpoint ReviewLink ReviewArmorax ReviewLivewatch ReviewProtection 1 ReviewVivint ReviewADT ReviewSimplisafe Review
Equipment Warranty3 Years2 Years4 years2 YearsLife of Contract for Phone Support OnlyLife of ContractFee Based3 Years
Move for FreeLimitedLimitedLimited
BBB RatingA+A+AA+A+A-A+A+
Return Policy30 Day Risk Free Trial30 Day Risk Free Trial30 Day Risk Free TrialComplicated – See Below **14 Days Less $79 Restocking Fee3 Days0 Days60 Day Risk Free Trial
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* Monitoring Costs for Cellular, Remote Arm/Disarm, & Light Automation
** Product Only Purchases: 45 Days 80% Back if Used or 365 Days if Purchased with Monitoring. Refund Less Shipping, Discounts and Services

Equipment Pricing

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Motion
Detectors
$64.99$53.00$60.00$78.00unknown$120.00unknown$29.99
Door/Window Sensors$32.99$22.00$30.00$29.00unknown$60.00unknown$14.99
Key FOB$29.99$22.00unknown$29.95unknown$60.00unknown$24.99
Light
Controller
$49.99$25.00unknown$59.00unknown$39.00unknownNA
Garage Door
/Tilt Sensor
$44.99$32.00unknown$39.95unknownunknownunknownNA
Smoke Sensor$64.99$37.00$60.00$79.00unknown$120.00unknown$29.99
Freeze Sensor$44.99$61.00unknown$49.00unknownunknownunknown$29.99
Glass Break
Sensor
$74.99$50.00$60.00$79.00unknown$75.00unknown$34.99
Touchpad/
Keypad
$79.99$41.00unknown$119.95unknownunknownunknown$69.99
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