Brinks offers four equipment packages while Vivint provides a range of equipment customers can choose from to create their own package.
Frequently Asked Questions About Vivint and Brinks
What kind of equipment packages do Vivint and Brinks offer?
What kind of monitoring plans do Vivint and Brinks offer?
Both companies provide 24/7 professional monitoring. Brinks’ monitoring cost will be based on the security system you choose. With Brinks, you’ll pay between $29/mo. – $39/mo. Vivint’s monitoring cost will be based on the equipment you choose to create your package. With Vivint, you’ll pay between $38.99/mo. – 39.99/mo. for monitoring.
Do either Vivint or Brinks offer the ability to self-monitor your own security system, or is professional monitoring required?
No, both companies require professional monitoring.
Are either Vivint or Brinks a good choice for renters?
Neither provider is particularly ideal for renters since both require long-term contracts. Brinks is a slightly better choice, given its slightly shorter contract and the option for DIY installation.