The home security industry is booming after about 10 years of app-enabled upheaval. There’s a new wave of less expensive, cameras, smart locks and to consider alongside the that have been around for decades. Big names in tech like Amazon and Google .
It’s admittedly quite a bit to take in — and today’s home security providers don’t necessarily always make it easy to comparison shop, to say the least.
That’s where we come in, though — not only by putting these systems and their best features to the test at the CNET Smart Home, but by evaluating the whole buying process, as well. We look at other important factors, too —