The SimpliSafe Home Security App is one of our favorite home security apps because you can easily share videos from your SimpliCam or Video Doorbell Pro on social media. You can also use it to arm your system, watch live video from your security cameras, and unlock your SimpliSafe lock without getting out of your chair.
While we liked this app overall for its easy-to-use, glitch-free features, one issue we had is that you must sign up for SimpliSafe’s most expensive monitoring plan for the app to be useful. If you self-monitor your system, the app has little to offer. It’s a little too basic too. Some of the features left us wanting more.
Here’s what we found when we tested the SimpliSafe app.