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Armorax Review


Rating: 8.4 / 10 (Excellent)
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Armorax is a home security company that offers a pre-programmed, completely wireless home security system which can be fully customized and is professionally monitored 24/7. The self-installed system, which can have automation features added, is accessible and fully controllable via smart device app. Armorax systems can be purchased with or without a contract, and they also allow self-monitoring.

How is Armorax rated?

Breakdown

9/10
Equipment
8/10
Monitoring
8/10
Reputation
8/10
Contract & Price
10/10
Technology Integration

Overall Rating: 8.4 / 10 (Excellent)

Armorax's unique combination of industry-leading equipment and affordable monitoring agreements makes them one of the most attractive home security providers in the business. The free base system in tandem with the low monitoring rates makes them a great choice for home security.

How does Armorax work?

Overview

Installation
Self-Install (DIY)
Equipment Manufacturer
2GIG Technologies
Ability to Reallocate System
Wireless Sensors
Control Panel
Event Triggered Siren/ Alarm

Equipment - 9 / 10

Armorax equipment is easily self-installed and eminently customizable. Their basic package includes one cellular control panel, two wireless door/window sensors, and one wireless motion detector. Additional features, such as surveillance cameras, event recording, and carbon monoxide, flood, or temperature sensors can be added on easily, and are programmed onto the base free of charge. Panic buttons and medical alerts are also available. Overall an above average equipment package.

Security Monitors, Sensors, & Devices

Intrusion Protection

  • Door & Window Sensors
  • Garage Door Sensors
  • Glass Break Protection
  • Motion Sensors
  • Recessed Door Sensors
  • Crash & Smash Protection

Environmental Protection

  • Carbon Monoxide
  • Flood
  • Temperature Change
  • Smoke

Surveillance

  • Indoor Cameras
  • Doorbell Cameras
  • Live Surveillance
  • Event-triggered Surveillance

Life Safety

  • Panic Button
  • Medical Alert

Monitoring

Key Details

Monitoring Options
Professional Monitoring
Self Monitoring
Monitoring Technology
Cellular
Number of Monitoring Centers
6
Monitoring Center Type
Outsourced

Professional Monitoring Services

  • 24/7 Professional Monitoring
  • Police Dispatch
  • Fire Department Dispatch
  • Medical Dispatch

Monitoring - 8 / 10

Armorax offers both professional and DIY monitoring via cellular. For almost half the amount of comparable companies, Armorax's 24/7 professional monitoring allows homeowners to monitor and access their entire system from their smartphone or tablet.

How much does Armorax cost?

Contract & Price

Starting Price
$19.95
Max Price
$44.95
Number of Available Packages
3
Installation/ Activation Fee
$0.00
Equipment Starting Cost
$0.00
Contract Required
Minimum Contract Length
36 months

Contract & Price - 8 / 10

Armorax plans are very affordable, ranging from $19.95/month to $44.95/month (now on sale for $24.95/month with a lifetime price-lock), and have 36-month contracts, for the full length of which the equipment is fully guaranteed. The base system itself is free with a three-year contract for homeowners. The only cost to get started is the fee for the price-lock (a one-time $25) and/or any other add-ons that you wish to add to the base system. The monitoring fee is billed on a monthly basis.
Cancellation Policy: 30-day money back guarantee. A termination fee applies if you cancel your 3-year contract subscription.
Warranty: 3-Year Equipment Warranty

Technology Integrations

Compatibility

Amazon Alexa
Google Home
IFTTT
Z-Wave
ZigBee

Technology Integration - 9.5 / 10

Armorax features a high level of integration opportunities, with a security system that can be fully monitored and controlled remotely via their iOS and Android apps, which also send out email and text alerts automatically. Their hardware is compatible with Z-Wave smart products for home automation, such as temperature, lighting, and appliance control. Armorax can integrate with Skybell and Z-Wave.

Mobile Access & Alerts

  • iPhone App
  • Android App
  • Email & Text Alerts
  • Live Surveillance Feed
  • Remote Arm/Disarm

Home Automation

  • Lighting Control
  • Thermostat Control
  • Appliance Control
  • Event-triggered Automation
  • History Log
  • Unique User Codes

Armorax Reputation

Certifications & Associations

  • Central Station Alarm Association (CSAA)
  • Electronic Security Association
BBB Rating
A+
Number of BBB Positive Reviews
75
Number of BBB Neutral Reviews
8
Number of BBB Negative Reviews
2
Date Collected
2017-08-17
Year Founded
2014

Reputation - 8.2 / 10

Armorax is certified by the Central Station Alarm Association and the Electronic Security Association. Armorax is a BBB-accredited business with and A+ rating.

Contact & Additional Information

Homepage URL
Company Phone
(888) 918-5164
Headquarters Address
3535 N Troy St, Chicago, IL, 60618
Mailing Address
3535 N Troy St, Chicago, IL, 60618

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