PROVO, Utah (October 19, 2017) – Vivint Smart Home, the leading smart home services provider in North America, today announced it has been ranked highest in customer satisfaction among home security brands by J.D. Power, one of the world's most well-known and trusted providers of Voice of the Customer insights.
The J.D. Power 2017 Home Security Satisfaction Study found that Vivint excelled in effectiveness of securing customers’ homes; ease of use; timeliness of resolving problems, questions or requests; and clarity of information provided for customer service. Vivint is also the only company to earn a Power Circle Rating of five, which is considered “Among the Best.”
“Customer obsession has been embedded in our culture for the past 20 years,” said Alex Dunn, president of Vivint Smart Home. “Every part of our business focuses on how we can delight our customers throughout each stage of the customer experience. We are honored to be recognized by J.D. Power as an industry leader in customer satisfaction.”
Vivint combines an integrated suite of smart home products with flexible pricing and service plans, including a no-contract option. Homeowners can select from a variety of devices to customize their homes, including smart locks, lighting, cameras, thermostats and sensors, and can control their entire home using a single app. Vivint offers professional installation and nationwide in-home service, as well as award-winning monitoring and customer care.
The J.D. Power 2017 Home Security Satisfaction Study measured overall satisfaction with home security brands among 3,134 customers who own a professionally installed and monitored home/residential security system. The study identifies 11 key performance indicators (KPIs) that have a significant effect on satisfaction (listed in order of importance): features of your security system met your needs; billing statements did not have errors; did not experience problems with your home security system; number of phone contacts needed to answer question/resolve problem; ability to control your system outside the home; two-way talk provided over the control panel; did not experience false alarms; reviewed the instruction manual or online support documents; sales contract terms fair and reasonable; smart/connected home features; and service technician arrived on time. To learn more about the Home Security Satisfaction Study, visit www.jdpower.com/press-releases/jd-power-2017-home-security-satisfaction-study.
For more information about a Vivint smart home, visit www.vivint.com.
About Vivint Smart Home
Vivint Smart Home is the leading provider of smart home services in North America. Vivint delivers an integrated smart home system with in-home consultation, professional installation and support delivered by its Smart Home Pros, as well as 24-7 customer care and monitoring. Dedicated to redefining the home experience with intelligent products and services, Vivint serves more than one million customers throughout the U.S. and Canada. For more information, visit www.vivint.com.
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