Compare Frontpoint vs. Vivint
Frontpoint and Vivint are vastly different home security providers, but both offer the latest home security equipment and features. The big difference is that Vivint brings home security and automation together in its extensive equipment lineup. On the other hand, Frontpoint focuses on providing affordable security that you can trust. Both providers have decades of industry experience, home automation features and top-notch services. But which is best? We compared top buying factors to help you decide which one works best for you.
|Starting package cost||$435||$183|
|Starting professional monitoring cost||$50/mo.||$40/mo.|
|Monitoring||Self and Professional||Professional|
|Warranty||3 years||Lifetime equipment warranty|
|Money-Back Guarantee||30 days||None|
|Camera recording and storage||Yes||Yes|
|Smart home compatibility||Yes||Yes|
Summary: Frontpoint vs. Vivint
Monthly monitoring starting price
|No contract||42 months*|
Frequently Asked Questions about Frontpoint and Vivint
Yes, you can choose from three of Frontpoint’s pre-built packages or customize your Frontpoint system to have the number of sensors and cameras you need to help protect your home.
If you’re within the 30-day free trial, you’ll receive a full refund. If not, you’ll be required to provide a 30-day emailed written notice, 80% payoff of the remaining months of service on the agreement and one final month’s service payment.
Yes, Frontpoint security systems are wireless and must be self-installed. Wire-free security equipment makes it easy to set up your system yourself.
No, your Vivint security system will be installed by a SmartHome Pro who can assist you with any questions you may have prior to and during installation.
Yes, like Frontpoint systems, Vivint security systems are wireless; however, professional installation is required.
Unfortunately, Vivint does not offer a free trial at this time.