Here is a summary of the monitoring options available for each of the Melbourne Alarms Bosch home alarm packages.
Bosch Solution 880
- 1 – Basic phone alert. Traditional landline required however it ((Should)) work on NBN
- 2 – Customised Text Message (Eg. “Alarm from Master Bedroom“). SMS module required – around $250.00, send Robyn an email or call to confirm price. You also need to provide a SIM card – $10 per month plan (or cheaper) is available
- 3 – Back-to-Base monitoring. $27.50 per month – NO CONTRACT. Cancel anytime. Call Steve, Robyn or Tara in the office for more details – the NBN has sort of complicated things!
Bosch Solution 3000
1 – Basic phone alert. See (1) above
2 – Customised text message to up to 5 mobile phones. See (2) above
3 – Back-to-Base monitoring See (3) above
4 – Free Bosch App. Arm, disarm and receive alarm notifications and system notifications (eg. power fail, low battery). Requires the Bosch IP Communication Module – around $220.00 No on-going costs – uses your home internet connection.
Bosch Solution 6000
All 3 options as listed above
Bosch Premium App – Monthly subscription.
Offers arming and disarming from anywhere. Gives you full alarm details if a sensor is triggered. Has a unique alerting tone so you immediately know the alarm has been triggered. (Other apps including the Solution 3000 app use a standard alert tone that’s built in to your phone – could be the same tone you already use for email or text message. Access to full event history. Control outputs from the Home Screen – open your garage door for example. Receive an alert if the garage door hasn’t been closed after, say, 2 minutes (programmable time). Lots of possibilities. Call Steve, Robyn or Tara for all the details.