How can I use Vivint without paying?
Can I Still Use a Vivint Camera Without Service?
- Vivint cameras cannot be used without service. They require the purchase of the Smart Home Video Monitoring monthly subscription plan.
- You will have to pay your contract in full to cancel it early.
- Those on a month-to-month contract can cancel anytime without penalty.
What happens if I cancel my Vivint contract?
Yes, Vivint will refund you on a prorated basis if you own a prepaid account after it deduces the charges and fees of the cancelation. Otherwise, you must pay the contract in full to cancel it.
Is SimpliSafe cheaper than Vivint?
SimpliSafe is much cheaper than Vivint and offers a much longer trial period. However, Vivint provides more technologically advanced equipment and more opportunities for smart home integration than SimpliSafe.
Does Vivint have a cancellation fee?
There isn't a Vivint early termination fee, but Vivint is kind of secretive about what other fees it requires from you before it sets you free. A Vivint cancellation customer service representative told us that, in most cases, you'll need to pay off the remaining balance on your contract.
How long do you pay for Vivint equipment?
Yes, this equipment is yours once you pay for it in full. If you use the financing option to pay over time, you typically pay off the equipment within three to five years.
Can Vivint security be hacked?
In Summary. Vivint comes with 24/7 professional monitoring, but the monitoring agents do not access your cameras' streams or recorded videos. However, Vivint can be hacked by outsiders who can control your devices from another location and spy on you through your cameras.