Who am I and how did I test this product?
I have been a system admin for six years. I bought several home security devices. I have two for my home one for my office and another two for my beach house. I have used them for three months now and I like its reliability. Additionally, the peace of mind from knowing that nothing will happen without getting an alert is priceless.
Is Canary Connect Inc. a scam?
Canary Connect Inc. is a technology company that develops and manufactures home security systems. Canary has its headquarters in New York City. The company has been in business since 5 years. Its website was created in 2013. Canary is known for developing home security products that are easy to use and empower users.
What do the positive and negative reviews say?
This product has 1400+ positive reviews and 500+ negative reviews on Amazon. This product has been available since 2014.
Who else recommends this product?
This product has been recommended by trustedreviews.com for its reliability.
Pros of Canary Home Security Device
|A decent social media following||Canary has 23,000+followers on Facebook, 12000+ followers on Twitter, 100+ followers on Instagram and 900+ YouTube subscribers|
|The main website has an accessible support||Customers can access a US and UK number. Open hours are 9 am to 9 pm Eastern time, 7 days a week.|
|Warranty||This product has a 1-year warranty.|
|Easy to set up||This product does not need installation. Simply set it on a table, plug it in, and connect to the internet using the iPhone or Android app.|
|Real-time alerts||This device notifies you when it senses anything amiss. The notification includes an encrypted HD video and audio. You can use the app to connect to the local police or you can use it to sound Canary’s built-in 90+ dB siren.|
|Auto-arm and disarm||This device when you come home and go so that it can automatically change modes.|
|Personalized safe net||Set up other users when you are away travelling so that you do not miss notifications.|
|Trusted users||Share access using the free Canary app with family members.|
|Multiple devices/locations||You can have different devices set in different places that you want to keep safe such as your vacation home and apartment. You can control all these devices from one app.|
|Date protection||This device features data protection measures that are used in all stages (from the device to the cloud and to the app). Such measures include|
Cons of Canary Home Security Device
|Expensive||The initial cost of this device (about $200) and the high monthly subscriptions of about $10 for video storage make it expensive. Additionally, the monthly subscriptions keep increasing which is frustrating.|
|Does not automatically siren and connect to the police||This device does not automatically siren or connect to the police during an intrusion. As a result, robberies cannot be prevented.|