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Trying to decide between abode & ring?

We get this quite a bit from prospective customers. Scroll down to find out why abode is the perfect solution for your needs.

abode is proud to be the most versatile and flexible home security solution available today. Whether you want to use us for solely security or as part of a larger smart home ecosystem, we have you covered.

Why abode? Compare and find out.


Customer Reviews
Customer Reviews
Great 8.3 out of 10
Rated POOR on trustpilot
Home Automation Platform
Auto Home/Away Arming & Disarming
Glass Break Sensors
Device Range To Base Station
600 feet
250 feet
Works With Sonos
Smart Home Integrations
LIFX, Ecobee, HUE, Yale, 100+ Others
"Works with Ring" products
^ abode updates data in this chart regularly and to the best of our ability, but prices and other variables may be subject to change.
Interested in smart home, too?

abode is proud to integrate with devices that enhance both the security and convenience of your system. From lights to locks to voice assistants, abode allows you to connect to and control it all.

  • Locks
  • Lights + Switches
  • Water Detection
  • Doors & Windows
  • Voice Assistants
  • Other
Google Assistant works with abode
(3 products)

Google Home Max

Google Home

Google Home Mini

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Step 1

What are you protecting?

abode is a great fit for a lot of scenarios. Which are you looking to protect?

Step 2

What is the square footage?

This will help us recommend motion sensors.

Under 1,000

Square Feet
Square Feet

1,000 - 3,000

Square Feet
Square Feet

3,000 - 5,000

Square Feet
Square Feet

Over 5,000

Square Feet
Square Feet
Step 3

How many doors are accessible from outside?

Let's make sure your most vulnerable entryways are protected.

Step 4

How many windows on the ground floor?

These are the 2nd most common entry point for burglars.

Step 5

Would you like photo or video as part of your system?

These can help you verify the cause of an alarm and help police capture criminals.

Step 6

How would you prefer to control your system?

abode offers multiple ways to control your system. Which one would you prefer?

Your Phone
Step 7

Lastly, how would you like to be contacted?

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