South Korean electronics giant Samsung has revealed a trio of new entry-level SmartThings smart home gadgets.
A powerful indoor camera with a 4K sensor, which can even double up as a makeshift Google Home smart speaker.
Review The Nest Cam IQ Outdoor is a high-quality outdoor security camera with a really smart app – but it’s expensive.
FEATURE What to consider when making sure your home security set-up is legal, including audio and video recording.
LifeShield is a solid option for budget-conscious homeowners looking for simple, effective home security with cheap monitoring. The company makes its own equipment in order to offer competitively priced security systems that you install yourself.
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REVIEW Lorex provides high quality security equipment that is easy to use. Read our review to see if this DIY surveillance cameras kit is the right fit for your home or business.
Danalock V3 has a solid design that focuses on easy installation. Its unique remote access app, guest access settings and smart home options make it an extremely convenient lock that would fit well in most homes.
Link Interactive's economical monitoring and a large selection of easy-to-install equipment help make it the best value among the home security monitoring services we reviewed.
Cox Communications has offered TV, phone and internet service for years, and it now provides home security and automation. Its internet-based security system, Cox Homelife, comes with 24/7 monitoring that's about average for a home security system. It also has reasonably good options for equipment.
Veromi is one of the weaker people search services we reviewed. It provides incomplete and inaccurate reports that include incorrect information.
The Steelwater Standard Duty AMEGS592216 is a robust gun safe designed to protect as many as 16 long guns, although the manufacturer recommends storing only eight to 10. This sturdy home safe is made of 14-gauge steel and boasts a 5-inch-thick door, along with 10 1.5-inch solid steel locking bolts.
The Stack-On PDS-1500 Drawer Safe is a compact digital safe that protects small valuable items. It's affordable, costing around $40; in fact, it’s the least expensive safe we evaluated.
The First Alert 2087F-BD home safe is a smart choice if you want to protect your valuables from fire damage. It is UL-certified as fire-resistant and can hold its own for an hour in temperatures up to 1,700 degrees Fahrenheit.
The Paragon 7775 Deluxe Safe is well-suited to an office or a hunting cabin where you store firearms. Paragon backs this full-featured digital-locking safe with a 10-year warranty, which is outstanding in this industry – many safes only have one-year of warranty coverage.