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Plus, you have flexibility in where you place various devices because Z Wave can communicate farther distances than other protocols — like Wi Fi, for example — since it functions by sharing an Internet connection between devices as opposed to a localized router. Ultimately, we wanted systems that could integrate seamlessly into our homes and improve our quality of life. To find which fit the bill, we spent a day outfitting a 1,900 square foot home with the equipment of our finalists. We appraised the installation process, the ease and clarity of registering and syncing, the app experience, and functionality. We were pleased to find we could get most systems up in less than half an hour, but the quality of both hardware and software differed. We docked points for flimsy or easy to knock over physical elements and slow or dysfunctional cyber ones.

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Obviously, doing it yourself will save money on installation charges and then the followup subscription fees. The DIY kits available on the market are sold as kits that are easily installed and configured to meet your specific needs in your home. These kits are generally expandable, meaning that you can add components at your convenience as your needs change, although you’ll want certainly want to consider compatibility and expansion options in the early stages of your home security system research. The DIY security systems reviewed in this article are self monitored, meaning that when devices and/or sensors are triggered, you’ll receive alerts or notifications directly. You will be responsible for contacting the appropriate emergency personnel as a result of those notifications; however, some DIY security system kits are offering professional monitoring services as an optional add on or on demand. Depending on the home security system’s components, installation might be as easy as using some double sided tape. Or it might be quite complex, requiring specialized tools and configurations. These would be your professionally installed security systems, which often provide 24/7 monitoring but may require multi year contracts. In addition, professional security systems communicate directly with emergency response teams, based upon the alerts or notifications received. Can I Just Use a Home Security Camera?A home security camera might just do the job in meeting your home security needs if you live in a small apartment or condo and you simply want to be able to check in on your home while you’re away. Nearly all security systems connect to your wi fi, so you can use your smart phone to access surveillance footage and receive push notifications from the camera’s motion/sound sensors which come standard on most home security cameras now.

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This smart OXA sensor alarm system features a DIY installation in under 15 minutes. The entire system is easily set up with your smartphone simply by downloading the app, scanning the QR codes in the user manual, or through the app store/Google play. OXA is compatible with Amazon Alexa, allowing you to control the system with just your voice. Easy, right?You can control a single sensor in the system, or you can group specific sensors and control them together as one unit. The benefit of this individual sensoring within the entire system is that you can know, within a few seconds, the exact sensor that was triggered and be able to respond effectively. OXA system is a wifi enabled cloud security alarm system including a wifi hub to which all the sensors will connect via wireless connection, door/window contact sensors, motion sensors, remote controller, and a waterproof doorbell button/panic button.

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