SimpliSafe offers a number of equipment packages to choose from to include the basic, Foundation Package, Essentials Package, Haven Package and the Hearth Package. With the basic package, you’ll get the base station, keypad, an entry sensor and a motion sensor. Vivint does not have pre-set equipment packages. Instead, you pick and choose the devices that are right for your home and priorities. You pay for Vivint equipment up front and then a monhtly monitoring fee for the duration of your contract.