Vivint Smart Thermostat installed in a living room with a Google Home on a side table.

Smart Home Technology

Managing home has never been easier

The point of a smart home? Simple. To make home
control easier while increasing the convenience,
security, and efficiency of your living space.

How it helps

Our app gives you complete control from anywhere

A Vivint smart home system lets you control your lights, check on your porch, or adjust the temperature from anywhere—all from the Vivint app. All Vivint products work together seamlessly giving you the peace of mind that comes with a secure, comfortable home.

Smart Home Control

Vivint Smart Hub gives you complete control in your home

Watch live camera feeds, close the garage, lock and unlock your doors, or turn on your alarm system—right from the Smart Hub.

See what a Vivint smart home can do.

Customize your system

Tailor your perfect
smart home system

Customize a smart security system with home automation that lets you check in on your home, answer the door, and adjust lighting and temperature from anywhere. From cameras to smart locks and sensors, our experts will help you customize a smart home system that’s perfect for you.

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One ecosystem

A home automation system where everything's connected

From sensors, smart locks and lighting, to indoor and outdoor security cameras—Vivint smart home devices work together as one system to enhance convenience and safety. You can even integrate your system with Google Assistant, Amazon Alexa, a Nest thermostat, and other products that work with Vivint.


Find peace of mind with 24/7 monitoring

Our smart home security specialists are always there and
ready to respond in an emergency, even if you can’t.

Home automation companies

See how Vivint compares to the competition.
(last updated July 2024)

Locks auto-lock when a lurker is detected Yes No No No No No No
Thermostat shuts down HVAC system to prevent spread of smoke and flames Yes Yes No No No No Yes
Cameras use light/sound to deter crime Yes No No No No No No
Doorbell detects and protects packages Yes No No No No No No
In-home professional support Yes Yes Yes No No No Yes
Products designed/developed in-house Yes No No Yes Yes Yes No
App rating 4.6 4.8 4.4 4.8 4.7 4.5 4.6

It’s easy to start building your system

Just a few questions will help us customize your home security system.


Real Vivint home
security reviews


See how a Vivint system gave this single mom of seven comfort, protection, and peace of mind when she needed it most.

“Best Overall Home Security System of 2024”

“Connected Home Product of the Year - Vivint Smart Lighting”

“Best for Smart Home Automation 2024”

“Best Professional Installation 2024”

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Vivint made, pro installed

We design and build our family of products in-house and take care of home automation installation to ensure your devices connect and work together seamlessly.


In your corner, every step

Once your system’s up and running, we provide ongoing service support. And our monitoring team is available 24/7 to respond to alarms and help in an emergency.

Unlike other home automation companies, we’re with you every step of the way:
  • In-depth customer education
  • Professional installation
  • 24/7 monitoring
We do what it takes to help you create a unique smart home. For smart household electronics and smart security, you can count on Vivint to do it right.

Starter package

Basic home security

Woman using her Smart Hub to control her home

Smart Hub

Smart home starts here

The Vivint Smart Hub connects every device in your system and provides one convenient spot for control at home. Arm your system, answer your door, view security camera footage, and speak to customer support—all from this intuitive, 7-inch touchscreen.

Vivint Door and Window Sensor

Door & window sensor

Protect every entry point

Smart sensors add an extra layer of home protection. If windows or doors are breached while your system’s armed, an alarm will sound and you’ll be alerted. Vivint 24/7 monitoring specialists will also be notified and ready to assist if there’s an emergency.

Vivint Motion Sensor

Motion Sensor

An eye on unusual movement

When your system’s armed and you’re away, unexpected movement will sound an alarm and alert 24/7 Monitoring. When you’re home, Motion Sensors communicate with your Smart Thermostat to adjust temperature automatically and keep home comfortable.

Vivint Water Sensor

Water Sensor

Smart water leak detection

Identify leaks and standing water before home damage occurs. The Vivint Water Sensor notifies you immediately if it detects water where it shouldn’t be. This wireless sensor also features built-in temperature monitoring, so you can prevent freezing pipes.

Bright orange Vivint security sign in a front yard

Yard Sign

Keep burglars at bay

Thieves are less likely to target a home that’s protected with a security system. When you secure your home with Vivint, our Yard Sign and Window Decals ensure anyone who approaches your home knows you have backup.

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Frequently asked home automation questions

What technology does Vivint smart home use?

At Vivint we design and build our products in-house so they connect and work together seamlessly, providing more ways to automate key features and systems in your smart home. Get the ease and convenience of:

  • Voice control
  • Security system automations
  • Lighting automations
  • Energy monitoring
  • Smarter home surveillance
  • Automated temperature control

That’s not all. Learn more about the technologies we use to automate home, making it safer and smarter.

What are the different types of home automation systems?

Generally speaking, home automation systems are either wired or wireless. Here’s a quick look at each of these options.

  • Wired: A wired home automation system means devices such as cameras and sensors are connected directly to and through your home’s electrical wiring. While wired systems are hard to hack, they are also very hard to install and can’t be controlled remotely.
  • Wireless: A wireless home automation system uses Wi-Fi to connect the components of the system. A wireless system can be accessed and controlled remotely and is simpler to install and rearrange.

Vivint takes the guesswork out of home automation by offering customizable home automation packages and professional installation to ensure your home automation products are installed correctly and work seamlessly together.

What smart home devices can be automated?

The home automation market continues to grow meaning more devices in your home can be automated. More automated devices = more convenience. For example, smart door locks, smart thermostats, and smart lighting are all examples of smart home devices that can be automated. Imagine not only being able to control these devices from your phone but also being able to automate them. Lights that turn off automatically when you head to work, doors that lock when the garage door closes, or temperature that adjust perfectly when you’re headed home from work. And that’s just the beginning. Read here for a deeper dive into smart home devices that can be automated.

How do I get started with home automation?

Getting started with home automation is easier than you think. First, think about what products and processes in your home you would like to automate. The number of smart home devices on the market continues to grow giving homeowners numerous possibilities. Next, consider your budget. The cost of a home automation system varies by provider, services, and products. Be sure to do your research to ensure the needs of your home are met and read here for more information on getting started with home automation.

Ready to get started with home automation? Chat with a Vivint representative to learn more about how home automation can simplify your life.

How much does home automation cost?

Cost is an important factor for anyone considering home automation. Generally speaking, the cost of home automation depends on the provider, the type of system, and the number of devices you want to automate. The good news is as home automation has become more mainstream not only has the industry grown in its offerings, but it has also become more affordable. And Vivint is on board. Vivint is committed to making home automation accessible and affordable through innovative state-of-the-art products, customizable packages, and flexible financing.

Is home automation secure?

Home automation systems are generally secure. That being said, hacking and security is a valid concern with any technology. The best way to ensure your home automation system is secure is to choose a home automation system from a reputable company. Here at Vivint, we professionally install your system to ensure it’s secure, working properly, and you’re comfortable using it.

Is home automation right for me?

If you’re interested in enhanced security for your home and increased convenience in your daily life and tasks, then home automation is for you. While it might sound futuristic, homeowners all over the country are choosing home automation due to its accessibility, affordability, and how it simplifies their lives.

Intimidated by technology? We’ve got you covered. Chat with a Vivint home automation specialist to learn more about the right system for you.