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Vector Security

Updated Oct 13, 2020
1 min read
Trusted by over 385,000 customers nationwide, Vector Security believes your home should be a safe-haven while you’re home and away. With a variety of security solutions, Vector gives you the ability to create a smart home as well as stay alert with video surveillance.

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What Sets Vector Security Apart?

Vector Security has been providing home security solutions for over 50 years. Vector offers three home security packages you can choose from: the Essential Package, Home Automation Package and the Connected Home Package. You can visit Vector Security’s website to find out equipment pricing for the Essential or Home Automation Package. The Connected Home Package has an upfront cost of $99.00.

Each package comes with 24/7 professional monitoring and an extended warranty on equipment repairs and replacement. Video surveillance, mobile app control and smart home features are also available in the top-level packages. Professional monitoring starts at $39.99/mo.

Pros

  • Extended warranty service for all packages
  • A touchscreen, wireless control panel for all packages
  • Optional video surveillance

Cons

  • Contract is required
  • Difficult cancellation process
  • Mobile app remote control only available in the top-level packages

Vector Security Packages

  • Essential Security Package

    Starting at
    $39.99/mo

    Our Take

    Just need the basics for protecting your home? The Essential Security Package comes with everything you need for intrusion protection like a touchscreen, wireless control panel, sensors, signage and more. This package is great if you’re not looking for additional features like video surveillance and smart devices. You can visit Vector Security’s website to see if the provider services your local area and get pricing for this package.

    Package Features

    • A touchscreen, wireless control panel
    • Door/window and motion sensors
    • Yard signage and window decals
    • SecurityCare™ Plus extended warranty plan
  • Home Automation Package

    Starting at
    $39.99/mo

    Our Take

    Are you looking for video surveillance and the ability to arm/disarm your security system from your phone? Vector Security’s Home Automation Package is great for you. This package includes all of the features of the Essential Security Package plus access to remote mobile app control of your security system. You’ll also receive an indoor security camera with 1080p HD video, two-way audio and cloud storage. You can visit Vector Security’s website to see if the provider services your local area and get pricing for this package.

    Package Features

    • Everything in the Essential Security Package
    • 1 Indoor security camera
    • Remote mobile app access and management of devices
  • Connected Home Package

    Starting at
    $39.99/mo

    Our Take

    Want to create a connected, smart and safe home? With the Vector Security Connected Home Package, you’ll get a smart thermostat, smart door lock and indoor camera, giving you the ability to monitor your home, adjust your temperature remotely and also remotely lock/unlock your door. This package is great if you want to combine smart home and video surveillance features with intrusion protection. The Connected Home Package has an upfront cost of $99.00.

    Package Features

    • Everything in the Home Automation Security Package
    • 1 Smart door lock
    • 1 Smart thermostat
    • 1 Indoor security camera

Vector Security Equipment and Features

  • IQ Panel 2 Plus

    The IQ Panel 2 Plus features a touchscreen interface, 5MP camera, bluetooth disarming plus a wireless and cellular connection. This device allows you to remotely arm and disarm your security system in addition to managing any smart home devices you own.

  • Skybell Video Doorbell

    Want to be able to see who’s at your door? The Skybell Video Doorbell comes with 1080p HD video, night vision and can detect motion within an 8-ft. range. You’ll get notifications whenever activity is detected and be able to see who’s at your door from your mobile device.

  • Indoor Camera 522

    Keep an eye out on what’s happening inside your home with a Vector Security indoor camera. This camera features HD video, night vision and cloud storage for your recordings. This device works with the Vector Security app, giving you the ability to check in and communicate with loved ones or pets through two-way audio.

  • Smart Thermostat

    Create and sustain comfort in your home with this smart thermostat. This device features an OLED display and works with the Vector Security app. You can easily adjust and set your home’s temperature through the app to create a comfortable environment for when returning home.

Essential Security Package

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Home Automation Package

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Connected Home Package

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Equipment price starts at
Visit the websiteVisit the websiteUpfront cost of $99.00
Pro. monitoring starts at
$39.99/mo.$39.99/mo.$39.99/mo.
24/7 Professional monitoring
YesYesYes
Extended warranty
YesYesYes
Mobile app access & control
NoYesYes
Video surveillance
NoYesYes
Smart home features
NoNoYes

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Jalesa Campbell

Jalesa is one of Safety.com's staff experts on home security, natural disasters, public safety, and family safety. She's been featured on Today.com and elsewhere.

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