The SimpliSafe smart home security system has become the best security system which you can install by yourself. The brand is now launching in the UK, it is the first time that I’ll going to be available outside the US. SimpliSafe offers a wide variety of customizable home security kits, each of them uses wireless sensors which you can install at your home.
The device monitors motion, door openings or the sound of glass breaking, it comes along with optional accessories like , video doorbells, and . Once you installed everything in place, you could also arm and disarm the system by using a keypad, keychain fob, app controls or by using voice commands via or.
SimpliSafe smart home security kits range from £279 to £504 and are currently available on SimpliSafe’s UK website. Moreover, the system requires no contact and gives you 24/7 professional monitoring starting at £13 per month. But if you want to add a full suite of features like app and voice controls, text alerts, cloud storage of your camera footage and video verification of alarms, it will charge you £20 per month.
SimpliSafe wants to seize the opportunity to become the first company to sell “wireless, self-install technology with the complete protection of professional monitoring” in the UK. Meanwhile, a team at Adobe who are the manufacturers of alternative products like SimpliSafe is currently working to bring professionally-monitored DIY security kits to the UK and to other markets outside of the US by the end of 2019.
A little negative point we see is that the mobile and web app controls are basic and also doesn’t integrate with as many other smart home products as some competing security systems. According to a recent SimpliSafe survey, 13 percent of UK households already have a professionally monitored security system, which leaves only about 23.7 million households up to get this security system