Summary: Brinks vs. CPI
Brinks Home Security
Monitoring starts at
Minimum contract length
|36 months||39 months|
Extended No-Risk Return
|30 days||3 days|
|DIY & Professional||Professional|
|None||No False Alarms Guarantee|
|2-Year Warranty||Optional add-ons|
Frequently Asked Questions About Brinks and CPI Security
Both Brinks and CPI Security offer a wide range of equipment and equipment packages. Brinks’ basic package includes two door/window sensors, motion detection, and a control panel. CPI Security offers a wireless control panel, three door/window motion sensors, and a motion detector. Both companies offer a mobile app.
Both CPI Security and Brinks offer 24/7 professional monitoring services and are equally priced at $29.99/mo.
Neither Brinks or CPI Security offers the ability to self-monitor. Each company solely provides 24/7 professional monitoring services.
CPI Security isn’t a good choice for renters because of the long-contract commitment, but Brinks offers a Nest Plan with month-to-month services – which is more suitable for renters.