Scout Alarm Review
Scout redefines DIY home security with basic and affordable options
What We Like
- DIY installation
- Integration with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, Yale Z-Wave Locks, Kwikset Z-Wave Locks, Nest, LIFX, Philips Hue, and IFTTT
- 1080p HD video resolution
What We Don't Like
- 24/7 professional monitoring, 4G cellular backup, and power backup included only in paid plans
- Lack of advanced security features such as two-way audio, local storage, and wider field-of-view angle
- No outdoor camera
Bottom LineAlready have tons of smart home tech in your home? Scout will fit right in, integrating with Alexa, Google Assistant, Yale, Kwikset, Nest, LIFX, Hue, and IFTTT, to name a few.
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