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We make choosing a home security system easy! We know there are lots of options out there, but don’t worry, we’re here to help. We compare different systems in a way that’s easy to understand. We have everything you need, for you to decide on the best security system for you. Our team of experts carefully looked at each system to tell you about their features, how well they work, and if they can be trusted, so you can make the best decision with confidence.

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ADT Packages & System Features

ADT Secure Home Bundle

Secure Home
ADT Smart Home Bundle

Smart Home
ADT Video and Smart Home Bundle

Video & Smart Home (Complete)
Intrusion detection
Fire, CO & flood monitoring
Touchscreen control panel
Voice control
Remote access mobile app
Smart home automation
Video security
Stored video clips
Starting price$45.99/mo$49.99/mo$59.99/mo
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Frontpoint Packages & System Features

The SafehouseThe BunkerThe Fortress
Intrusion detection1x1x1x
Frontpoint hub & keypad1x1x1x
Door/window sensors2x3x6x
Motion sensor1x1x2x
Home defense kit1x1x1x
Indoor camera1x1x
Smoke and heat sensor1x1x
Starting price$99.00 + $1.64/day$633.92 + $1.64/day$797.88 + $1.64/day
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Vivint Packages & System Features

StarterPremiumPremium Plus
24/7 Profession Monitoring
Hardware Warranty & Onsite Support
App Control
Vivint Smart Hub111
Vivint Yard Sign & Widow Decals111
Vivint doorbell camera pro12
Vivint outdoor camera pro11
Vivint indoor camera1
Vivint Door & Window Sensors333
Vivint Motion Sensor111
Vivint Water Sensor111
Kwikset Smart Lock11
myQ Smart Garage Hub1
Starting Price (Equipment + Service)$1,799.99 + $29.99/mo$2,629.96 + $31.47/mo$3,379.93 + $41.47/mo
60 Month Financing Available (Equipment + Service)$51.47/mo$75.31/mo$97.81/mo
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Ring Packages & System Features

SimpliSafe Packages & System Features

Doorbell CamerasSecurity CamerasSmart Lighting
$59.99 - $349.99/each$59.99 - $334.95/each$4.99 - $189.95/each
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The FoundationThe EssentialsThe HearthThe KnoxThe Haven
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$38.99/mo for Pro Install* 

Requires 36-month monitoring contract starting at $38.99/mo. without QSP (24-month monitoring contract in California, total fees from $935.76) and minimum installation amount of $599 for professionally installed systems OR month-to-month monitoring contract for ADT Self Setup systems starting at $24.99 without QSP (one month minimum) and minimum purchase amount of $194.98.    Professional monitoring required for ADT to notify emergency contacts or services on your behalf. Service and installation charges vary depending on system configuration, equipment and services selected. For reactivations of professionally installed systems, a $99 test and inspect fee applies  . Upon early termination by Customer, ADT may charge 75% of the monthly service charges due for the balance of the initial contract term. Quality Service Plan (QSP) is ADT’s Extended Limited Warranty and is available for additional fee. Additional charges may apply in areas that require guard response service for municipal alarm verification. Professionally installed system remains property of ADT. Local permit fees may be required. Prices and offers subject to change and may vary by market. Additional taxes and fees may apply. Satisfactory credit required. A security deposit may be required. Simulated screen images and photos are for illustrative purposes only. For Self-Setup Systems, cancel by calling 888-392-2039 or by following the instructions in your order confirmation email. To avoid contract termination charges, cancellation must occur no later than 30 days after the contract date. Contract termination charges may be applied for cancellation after the initial 30-day period. Equipment must be fully removed and returned before a refund will be processed. Any shipping costs previously paid are non-refundable. Google and Nest Doorbell are trademarks of Google LLC. Some features, including mobile notifications, remote control, video streaming and video recording, require working internet and Wi-Fi. Minimum OS requirements are available at iOS is a trademark of Cisco and is used under license. Google Nest products and services featured are designed to make life easier and to build a helpful home and were not designed specifically for life-sustaining or safety-critical use cases. These products and services are compatible with the ADT Self Setup System, and depend upon working internet, Wi-Fi, and, in some cases, the service availability from ADT and/or Google. To learn more, please visit

6 Month Money-Back Guarantee*

Money-back guarantee only applies after ADT has made attempts to resolve a system-related issue and has not been able to resolve that issue within the first six (6) months of your original activation. ADT Money-Back Guarantee is not transferable. Equipment must be returned before a refund will be processed. Conditions preventing normal system operation cannot be caused by the customer. For professionally installed systems only.


Theft Protection Guarantee**

Customer may receive reimbursement of up to five hundred dollars ($500) of Customer’s homeowner’s insurance deductible (if any) if, and only if, ALL requirements for Theft Protection Guarantee are met to ADT’s reasonable satisfaction. Customer must request reimbursement within 60 days of property loss. Request must be mailed to ADT and include: Theft Protection Guarantee certificate signed by Customer, a letter from Customer requesting reimbursement, a copy of the police report, and a copy of the accepted insurance claim. ADT reserves the right to reject any application for reimbursement that does not comply with all of the requirements. For professionally installed systems only.