Cove vs. CPI Security
Cove is a newcomer to the market, supplying simple security solutions at an affordable rate. CPI Security, on the other hand, has been around for decades and has a broad range of equipment and services. These two brands are both solid security providers, but they differ in their background and offerings.
Home Security Review Winner: Cove
Monthly monitoring starting price
Minimum contract length
|None required with upfront equipment purchase||39-month contract. No contract if the equipment is purchased upfront|
Extended no-risk return period
|60 days||3 days|
Installation (DIY or Pro)
|None||No False Alarms gaurantee|
|1 year (lifetime with Plus monitoring)||12-month warranty with optional add-ons|
Frequently Asked Questions About Cove and CPI Security
Cove has many pre-made and custom packages, the lowest priced at $229. CPI has three main packages with customizable product options as well.
Cove has two plan types: Basic for $14.99-$24.99 per month, or Plus for $24.99-$34.99 per month. CPI’s monitoring starts at $29.99 per month.
Neither Cove or CPI Security offer self-monitoring.
Cove products are suitable for renters because they can be set up with peel-and-stick installation. Many of CPI’s products also have minimally invasive mounting.