High monthly fees keep Oplink's Connected Video system from being a true DIY home security contender
While local storage fans will like Oplink's "Cloud-free" approach, its comparatively low-resolution cameras and high monthly fees make it tough to recommend.
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If you want a system with excellent cameras, Oplink Security's TripleShield package definitely merits consideration -- but we're not convinced it's worth $19.99 per month.
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DIY home security startup SimpliSafe has plans to add staff and expand its product line.
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Blacksumac's previously preorderable Piper all-in-one home security system is now widely available for sale in the United States.
Due to the lower monthly fees, Viper Home is a more intriguing option than Oplink if you want to add accessories like a camera and a siren. If you don't, stick with iSmartAlarm.