Vivint Home Alarms and Security Systems

Vivint touts itself as the largest home automation provider in North America, focusing on home security and home automation Vivint competes against traditional home security companies and new automation providers.

Contact Vivint Toll Free: (855) 556 8806

Vivint uses wireless technology to communicate instead of traditional land line connection. People can receive text messages and emails that notify them of alarms and non-emergency alerts. Smart phones like Androids, Blackberrys and iPhones can download a free app to control the alarm system from the convenience of a phone. People can arm and disarm it and perform other functions. Accounts can be managed from online accounts and web based management features.There is 24 hour technical phone support every day of the year, including holidays.

Call Centre and Certification

Vivint’s call centre is CSAA Certified as a Five Diamond Central Station and is ranked as one of the top 50 call centers by the International Customer Management Institute (ICMI).Vivint is also a member of the Canadian Security Association (CANASA) and recently won the Central Station Alarm Association from the Central Station of the Year award for exceptional work.

Vivint offers a smart thermostat which enables people to control the temperature in their home from their smart mobile phone, over the internet or from their console. There are also lighting and small appliance controls that allow people to turn Vivint lamps and other appliances in the home on and off from the convenience of their online account and smart mobile phones.

How Much Does Vivint Home Security Cost?

The Home Security System from Vivint has a $49.99 a month monitoring fee and one time activation fee that’s as low as $99 (depending on your credit level). There is a minimum of a 42 month monitoring contract for access to their national monitoring system.

The Home Security System includes:

  • One Go!Control
  • Three Door/Window sensors
  • One Yard Sign
  • One Key Fob
  • One Motion Detector

Additional Vivint Home Security Components

Go! Control panel – $699The Go!Control panel has a color LCD touch screen and is a part of the security system The panel can connect all of the systems in a home including: videos, security, lighting and small appliances.

  • Remote control capabilities
  • Custom notifications
  • Full voice response
  • Integrated, two-way voice
  • GSM radio
  • 24 hour backup battery
  • Date, time and weather display
  • Automatic updates

Carbon Monoxide Alarm – $120

The Carbon Monoxide Alarm has an electrochemical detector and can easily detect increased levels of carbon monoxide. The alarm has a built in sensor that can last for five years.

  • Electrochemical detector
  • Tamper proof
  • Two status indicators
  • Five year lithium battery
  • Five year sensor life
  • Built in 85 dBa sounder

Motion Detector – $120

Thieves will not be able to go by unnoticed with Vivint’s Motion Detector. The device has infrared technology and can look down at a 90° angle due to its mounting brackets.

  • Tamper proof
  • 90° angle view from the ceiling
  • 110° wide angle spread
  • Three Mounting brackets
  • 30 X 50 range
  • Pet immune
  • Five year lithium battery

Recessed Door Sensors – $60

Recessed door sensors were created to fit conveniently in door and window frames and are not detectable.

  • Compact
  • Five year lithium battery

Door and Window Sensors- $60

These sensors can be installed on the sides of the doors and windows and are one of the best ways to secure a home.

  • Five year lithium battery
  • Fully supervised
  • Tamper proof

Glass-break Detector – $120

The glass-break detector has a 360° horizontal sensing angle and is for rooms that have many windows. It is also tamper proof so intruders won’t be able to remove it.

  • Two test LEDs
  • Dual shatter recognition technology
  • Five year lithium battery
  • 360° horizontal sensing range
  • Tamper proof
  • Fully supervised

Smoke Alarm – $120

The Vivint smoke alarm detects drastic increases in heat, as well as smoke. So even if your home experiences a wall fire, the alarm will trigger.

  • Photoelectric detector
  • Built in 85 dBa sounder
  • Five year lithium battery
  • Tamper proof

Secondary Touchscreen Panel – $180

A wireless LCD touchscreen, the secondary touchscreen panel is another opportunity to control the security features that are placed in a home.

  • Can arm and disarm the alarm system
  • Control Z-Wave devices
  • See and hear system status and chimes
  • Bright 4.3′ LCD touch screen
  • Same user interface as the Go!Control panel
  • Add up to four keypads per system
  • Operates on 9-14VDC Power

Key Fob – $60

The Key Fob was created with convenience in mind, since it allows the security features to be controlled from a key.

  • Arms system with no entry delay
  • Trigger panic alarms
  • Open the garage door or other output functions
  • Five year lithium battery
  • Turn on or off system controlled lights

Vivint Canada Inc. has a credit rating of C with the Better Business Bureau and provides home automation services to the following areas in Canada:

  • Alberta
  • British Columbia
  • Manitoba
  • New Brunswick
  • Newfoundland
  • Nova Scotia
  • Northwest Territories
  • Ontario
  • Prince Edward Island
  • Saskatchewan
  • Nunavut