Does SimpliSafe work with ring doorbell?
Does SimpliSafe work with ring doorbell?

Is Ring or SimpliSafe doorbell better?

Both Ring and SimpliSafe are reputable companies and both have an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau (BBB). Ring has less expensive packages, a 1 year warranty, and a 30 day trial period. Although SimpliSafe has pricier packages, it offers a longer warranty period of 3 years and a longer trial period of 60 days.

Do other devices work with SimpliSafe?

Are there other cameras compatible with SimpliSafe? No. SimpliSafe makes its own cameras and equipment, so the system only works with other SimpliSafe devices for now.

How does SimpliSafe compare to Ring?

While Ring isn't the cheapest option in our ratings, the system's base price starts at about $50 cheaper than SimpliSafe's basic option. Plus, the company's monitoring plans are the least expensive in our ratings, with a rate as low as $3 a month, which includes a 60-day video history.

Can I connect my nest doorbell to SimpliSafe?

While it can work as a standalone doorbell, it works best when used in conjunction with a full SimpliSafe system.

Will ring doorbell work if power goes out?

Yes, Ring Alarm's base station has a battery backup that lasts for 24 hours if the power goes out. If you have a Ring Protect subscription, the base station contacts the monitoring center using AT&T's cellular network in case you lose your internet connection during the same power outage.