Before the tech boom, the only security cameras that were on the market were companies like ADT and CPI. But now, the market is saturated with a myriad of options to choose from, pushing the industry to adapt in order to make better security camera innovations. New features like remote phone access and easy installation are now standard across what a good security camera is.
Frontpoint incorporated the do-it-yourself aspect into security camera installation. Using a proprietary mobile system, the company will walk customers step-by-step through the installation process. And since there’s no drilling required, the process is less invasive and easy to pack up if you happen to move.
With this security camera innovation, Vivint made sure that customers could integrate their security camera system with their smart home automation system. Vivint offers Alexa compatibility and uses Google Assistant voice control. Currently, new smart home systems from Vivint also come with two Google Home Minis so customers can use voice commands to control the temperate, lock doors, and more.
Known most for its doorbell security camera, Ring has brought other security camera innovations into its support platform. When customers set up and connect their Ring cameras, they’re prompted to enter their location for a feature called Neighbors. This feature aggregates all the crime reports in your area and compiles your neighbors’ experiences with package thieves or suspicious activity.
The great thing about the Google Nest’s security camera innovation is how easy it is to use. With key fobs, customers can check in and out of the system. Furthermore, there are two sets of motion-detecting sensors to set on windows or doors to detect unauthorized movement or opening.
And, because it’s Google, it works with the Google Assistant for voice commands like arming the system, playing music or Nest thermostat temperature change
SimpliSafe has comparable equipment, but the true security camera innovation in this company has no contracts for its monitoring system. You can choose to either monitor your system yourself or opt for its monthly professional monitoring plan. The innovation is in the choice is gives customers.
Abode thinks about the conveniences of the customer with its easy access. Much like the Google Nest, it comes with a fob that has three settings: away, standby/disarm, and home. With these settings, users can approach their front door and disarm the system instead of a mad dash to the control panel in 30 seconds.
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