DIY home security company SimpliSafe has confirmed it has a smart lock on the horizon, after the news leaked Tuesday. It'll be available on SimpliSafe's website starting Sept. 15 for $99, and from Best Buy on Oct. 13. A report from Dave Zatz of the site Zatz Not Funny revealed a picture of the upcoming device earlier in the day.
For now, SimpliCam, a panic button, smoke detectors, freeze detectors and leak detectors.to the system at extra cost. They include entry sensors, motion sensors, glass break sensors, the
Other add-ons include a key fob and siren.
There's no monthly fee if all you want is a localized alarm that sounds a siren if there's a break-in. Professional live monitoring costs $15 a month, and adding the ability to monitor the system from your phone using the SimpliSafe app on top of the professional live monitoring costs $25 a month.
First published Aug. 20, 1:59 p.m. PT.
Update, 2:25 p.m.: Adds confirmation from SimpliSafe; Aug. 21, 12:09 p.m.: Keypad and yard sign are included as standard in all systems