Qolsys IQ4 NS No-Screen Security Panel Introduction

Watch a sneak peak introduction of the all-new Qolsys IQ4 NS Wireless Security System Panel.

Watch a sneak peak of the all-new Qolsys IQ4 NS Wireless Security Panel with optional home automation and video surveillance capabilities powered by Alarm.com interactive platform.

Product Features:

  • Affordable Best-In-Class – Superior and economical end-to-end solutions
  • Flexible Application – Perfect for use in Residential, Builder, MDU and SMB
  • One Platform, One Solution – Join an ever-growing, seamless IQ ecosystem
  • PowerG, 319.5 MHz, 345 MHz, or 433 MHz Wireless Sensors – depending on which version of the IQ4 NS Panel is being used
  • Easy Automation – Z-Wave 800 Series for lights, locks, thermostats and more
  • Effortless Setup – Simple installation with SmartMount, IQ Installer, and Alarm.com Integration

Want to Pre-Order the Qolsys IQ4 NS Panel?

Alula Connect+ Touchscreen Security System Kits

The high-tech Alula Connect+ wireless touchscreen security system kits powered by GeoArm.

The Alula Connect+ wireless 7″ touchscreen security system kits to GeoArm’s website.

The Alula Connect+ touchscreen security system is a cutting-edge home security solution that offers advanced features and unparalleled convenience. With its sleek and modern design, this system seamlessly integrates into any home decor.

The Alula Connect+ touchscreen security system boasts a user-friendly interface that allows you to easily control and monitor your home security from anywhere, at any time. Whether you’re at home or on the go, you can arm or disarm your system, receive real-time alerts, and even view live video footage right from your smartphone or tablet.

One of the standout features of the Alula Connect+ is its robust connectivity options. It supports both Wi-Fi and cellular connections, ensuring that you stay connected to your home security system even in the event of an internet outage or power failure. This means that you can have peace of mind knowing that your home is protected at all times.

In addition to its connectivity options, the Alula Connect+ offers a wide range of sensors and detectors to provide comprehensive security coverage. From door and window sensors to motion detectors and glass break sensors, this system has you covered. It also supports smart home integration, allowing you to seamlessly connect and control other compatible devices such as smart locks, lights, and thermostats.

The aesthetically pleasing Alula Connect+ touchscreen keypad installed on a kitchen wall.

Installation of the Alula Connect+ is a breeze, thanks to its wireless design. You won’t have to worry about drilling holes or running wires throughout your home. Simply mount the touchscreen panel in a central location, place the sensors where needed, and you’re good to go.

Overall, the Alula Connect+ touchscreen security system is a reliable and feature-packed solution that offers peace of mind and convenience. With its advanced connectivity options, comprehensive security coverage, and easy installation, it’s the perfect choice for anyone looking to enhance their home security.

Pre-Order the Qolsys IQ PowerG Lock Now!

Pre-Order the all-new Qolsys IQ PowerG Lock from GeoArm.com.

The all-new Qolsys IQ Locks are now on Pre-Order at GeoArm.com. The IQ Locks come available in three aesthetically pleasing finishes; Satin Nickel, Matte Black, and Oil Rubbed Bronze.

The Qolsys PowerG Door Lock is a smart door lock that uses PowerG long-range wireless technology and is designed to provide secure access control to your home or office. The PowerG technology ensures a reliable and encrypted wireless connection between the lock and the Qolsys control panel, offering enhanced security.

The IQ door lock can be easily integrated into your existing Qolsys PowerG-compatible security system and can be controlled remotely through the Alarm.com mobile app or web portal. The IQ Lock also supports keyless entry options such as PIN codes, providing convenience and flexibility for all users

IQ PowerG Lock Features:

  • Better Range – Stable wireless communication over long range applications
  • Easy Installation – Easy configuration for smart locks with PowerG wireless communication
  • Reliable Connectivity – Reduce truck rolls by eliminating unstable wireless network connections
  • High Strength – ANSI Grade 2 certifications brings extra security and piece of mind
  • Attractive Styling – Rubbed Oil Bronze finish allows for the best style fit on certain door colors
  • Compatibility – Qolsys IQ4 NS, Qolsys IQ Panel 4, Qolsys IQ4 Hub, Qolsys IQ Pro, DSC PowerSeries Neo, DSC PowerSeries Pro

Pre-Order the IQ Lock?

Qolsys IQ Door Lock in Satin Nickel Finish (PN: IQDLK-PGK-SN)

Qolsys IQ Door Lock in Matte Black Finish (PN: IQDLK-PGK-MB)

Qolsys IQ Door Lock in Oil Rubbed Bronze Finish (PN: IQDLK-PGK-ORB)

Breaking Tech News! The GeoAlarm Wireless Security System has been released!

GeoArm has released the all-new GeoAlarm Wireless Touchscreen Security System to DIY market!

Introducing the all-new GeoAlarm Security System that was designed by professional’s for the DIY business and home security market. Utilizing an aesthetically pleasing user friendly interface, the GeoAlarm takes full advantage of it’s 7″ LCD touchscreen that features 1024 x 600 resolution and a 5MP front panel video camera.

The GeoAlarm controller simplifies the bundling of burglary intrusion, smart home automation, security cameras and video doorbells into one convenient app. Designed with competitive advantages over ADT + Google Nest, Alula (aka “Cove”), Brinks, Ring, Simplisafe, Vivint and other industry leaders, the GeoAlarm was developed to outperform the competition. Leveraging the latest in high technology, the all-in-one panel features a smart device chipset, Android OS 7.1 and supports 5 wireless radios – AT&T/Verizon LTE Cellular, Dual Band WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Sub-1 GHz Security encryption RF, Z-Wave Plus with S2 encryption and Bluetooth LE 4.2 wireless connectivity.

Containing a built-in 5M pixel, fix focus, on-board front camera, the GeoCP panel capture’s disarm photos along with the date, time and who disarmed it. And, the panel is also designed to record video right when the panel goes into alarm. For interactive home control, just download the GeoAlarm app, which is available on both the Apple App Store and Google Play.

The GeoAlarm panel includes both WiFi and Cellular LTE radios that work together to create a dual-path redundant connection to the 24/7 PRO central station and/or end user for DIY self-monitoring services. The panel can handle up to four partitions that can be programmed to restrict access to any portion of the security system, that is desired to be operated independently. With up to 100 wireless zones and 50 user codes, this security and automation panel is simple to expand at anytime. It supports flexible mounting options, for either a wall-mount installation or by attaching the included table top stand, making it a breeze for the end user to setup.

Introducing the GeoAlarm self-installed home security, automation and video surveillance system.

Product Features:

  • Color Graphic Display – 7″ capacity touchscreen controller
  • Cellular LTE Radio – Fast, reliable and future-proof communications
  • Dual-Path Connectivity – WiFi and Cellular LTE improve latency, reliability
  • Secure Encryption – Make your home safer with wireless encrypted security sensors
  • Sub-1 GHz RF Sensors – 433 MHz with industry-leading range (250M) Strong, Reliable RF Signal
  • Panel Access Point – Communicate with secure network
  • 5MP Panel Camera – Take disarm/Arm photos, Alarm Videos and sends them to secure cloud and your Phone
  • Z-Wave Plus – Control lights, locks, thermostats, garage doors, etc.
  • Security Alarm Process – DIY and Professional GeoArm 24/7 security alarm monitoring is optional to protect your home or business
  • Audio Event Detect – Sense Smoke, CO, Glassbreak alarm detection
  • GeoAlarm App – Download on Apple App Store and Google Play

Introducing the Qolsys IQR-PG Secondary Touchscreen Wireless Keypad

The all-new Qolsys IQR-PG Remote PowerG Secondardy Touchscreen Keypad has been released!

GeoArm has released the all-new Qolsys IQ Remote PowerG (Part Number: IQR-PG) which is a secondary tablet that pairs with the IQ Panels that include the IQ Panel 4, IQ4 Hub and powerful commercial grade IQ Pro control panels. Not only does it provide a way to arm and disarm your Qolsys IQ control panel and see sensor status, but it gives you the features you don’t get in your mobile app like chimes, emergency panics, and a siren. Running on a full Android 7.1 operating system the IQ Remote IQR-PG can be upgraded over-the-air “OTA” as new software upgrades are released.

The IQR-PG secondary tablet contains a 7″ touchscreen with Wi-Fi connectivity and a backup battery. The IQR-PG allows the user to choose either Wi-Fi or PowerG to easily connect to the IQ Panel. The home screen is divided into three sections. The header shows the date and time, today’s weather (Wi-Fi enrollment only), message center and the Settings tray. The Primary interface shows arming options and sensor status and partition select. The footer shows panic options and additional pages. The IQ Remote PowerG can be set to display digital photos when not in use. This feature, called “Photo Frame”, can be changed or turned off.

Product Features:

  • PowerG – Massive range for secondary control of your home or business
  • 7″ Inch Touch Display – Large, easy to read screen to manage your security system
  • Battery Backup – UL 2610 / ULC-S304 rated including 24-hour backup
  • OTA Upgrades – Upgrades over Wi-Fi or Access Point
  • Smart Home Control – Smart light and lock control from remote locations
  • Panel Compatibility – One remote controller that works with IQ Panel 4, IQ4 Hub and IQ Pro

Alarm.com’s Newest VDB750 Video Doorbell has been Released!

Introducing the Alarm.com all-new ADC-VDB750 WiFi 2MP Video Doorbell Camera.

GeoArm continues to innovate, by adding the newest video technology solutions, to best protect it’s growing Alarm.com do-it-yourself home security customer base.

The Alarm.com ADC-VDB750 is the latest addition to the Alarm.com family of video doorbell cameras. The ADC-VDB750 doorbell offers crystal clear 2MP picture and an expansive 165° horizontal and 145° vertical Field of View so customers can see and do more at the front door.

GeoArm is the first DIY alarm company to release Alarm.com’s all new VDBC750 Video Doorbell.

Alarm.com’s powerful People Detection and crisp Two-Way Audio help reduce false notifications while bringing increased awareness and allowing users to communicate with visitors. Plus, a wide range of operating temperatures increase install flexibility making this a great choice in any environment.

Video Doorbell Features:

  • Two-Way Audio
  • Expansive 165° horizontal and 145° vertical Field of View ensures customers get a full picture of what’s happening at their front door
  • Video Analytics with rapid People Detection for faster, more relevant alerts and fewer false notifications
  • Full HD resolution, High Dynamic Range (HDR), and infrared night vision
  • Compatible with the Alarm.com Smart Chime (ADC-W115C)
  • 2MP live video and saved clip viewing via the app and customer website
  • Dual antenna (2×2 MIMO) WiFi for improved range (2.4 GHz and 5 GHz)

First Alert VX1 HD WiFi Video Doorbell Has Been Released

Resideo's First Alert VX1 HD Video Doorbell is designed for the intelligence and reliability that most customers expect for their connected home. It allows homeowners to greet visitors, keep track of package deliveries, and monitor general activity outside the doorway (from any location). With intelligent AI for meaningful notifications, the doorbell offers leading video quality and performance. Along with general-purpose motion detection, the VX1 includes people, package, vehicle, and animal detection. It also includes sound detection that alerts homeowners to a loud sound outside of the home.

GeoArm can remotely add and configure the VX1 doorbell, ensuring a great homeowner experience. For fast and reliable installation, the VX1 features simple cloud-based QR code on-boarding. Dual-band 2.4 and 5GHz WiFi provides enhanced performance and simplifies installation. Additionally, the doorbell supports mechanical or digital chimes for both new and retrofit installations. Homeowners have access to all the VX1 features and capabilities using the Resideo Total Connect 2.0 app, which lets users get notified of important activity anytime, anywhere. Using the app, homeowners can view high-quality live and recorded video with three fields of view to choose from, accommodating a variety of entryways. The VX1 Video Doorbell includes a grey and white trim ring that blends well with existing home colors. Homeowners appreciate a doorbell that not only provides excellent video, but also looks good on their home. The doorbell is made of a UV-resistant material, designed to prevent environmental wear, and operates in extreme weather conditions (-40°F to 122°F).
The all-new First Alert VX1 HD Video Doorbell Camera has been released on GeoArm.com.


Porch Pirates Beware!!! More homeowner’s are now watching and recording your every action. GeoArm has released Resideo’s First Alert VX1 HD Video Doorbell geared to the DIY home security market.

The all-new CAMW-WDB video doorbell is designed for intelligence and reliability that most customers have come to expect from their connected home. It allows homeowners to greet visitors, keep track of package deliveries, and monitor general activity outside the doorway (from any location). With intelligent AI for meaningful notifications, the doorbell offers leading video quality and performance. Along with general-purpose motion detection, the VX1 includes people, package, vehicle, and animal detection. It also includes sound detection that alerts homeowners to a loud sound outside of the home.

Resideo's First Alert VX1 video doorbell camera installed near front door of home.
Resideo’s First Alert VX1 video doorbell camera installed near front door of home.

GeoArm can remotely add and configure the VX1 doorbell, ensuring a great homeowner experience. For fast and reliable installation, the VX1 features simple cloud-based QR code on-boarding. Dual-band 2.4 and 5GHz WiFi provides enhanced performance and simplifies installation. Additionally, the doorbell supports mechanical or digital chimes for both new and retrofit installations. Homeowners have access to all the VX1 features and capabilities using the Resideo Total Connect 2.0 app, which lets users get notified of important activity anytime, anywhere.

Using the app, homeowners can view high-quality live and recorded video with three fields of view to choose from, accommodating a variety of entryways. The VX1 Video Doorbell includes a grey and white trim ring that blends well with existing home colors. Homeowners appreciate a doorbell that not only provides excellent video, but also looks good on their home. The doorbell is made of a UV-resistant material, designed to prevent environmental wear, and operates in extreme weather conditions (-40°F to 122°F).

Product Features:

  • Intelligent Event Detection – Person, package, vehicle, and animal with video clips Motion and loud sound detection with video clips
  • High-Resolution 5MP Camera with WDR – Provides vibrant, detailed video for live and recorded video
  • 2-Way Interactive Audio – Greet visitors and have a conversation before opening or remotely unlocking the door
  • Compact, Modern Design – Sleek, unobtrusive design that fits most door trims
  • Dual-Band WiFi Connectivity – Dual-band 2.4GHz and 5GHz WiFi provides flexibility and range performance while simplifying the installation
  • Built-in LED Spotlight and Siren – Warn intruders from any location
  • See Near and Far, Day or Night – Wide angle views and color night vision for optimal visibility any time of day
  • Designed for Easy Installation – Installs in minutes using a flat or angled bracket and securely connects to the Resideo cloud
  • Resideo Total Connect 2.0 App for Homeowners – Stay connected with HD video viewing and AI-based event notifications, including a complete feature set for the connected home with built-in tutorials
  • GeoArm Remote Support – Anywhere programming, troubleshooting, account creation and management.

Alarm.com ADC-VDB780B Wireless Video Doorbell Made for a DIY Installation

The Alarm.com ADC-VDB780B wireless battery-operated video doorbell powered by GeoArm.

The all-new Alarm.com ADC-VDB780B wireless “battery-operated” video doorbell camera has been released at GeoArm aka “GeoAlarm”.

Finally, there are no wires to run to the front door! With its flexible DIY-friendly installation options, the VDB780B is a perfect solution for residents of apartments, condos, and other multi-family units.

Compatible with all existing/new control panels utilizing the Alarm.com interactive platform (2GIG, DSC, GE, Interlogix, Honeywell Home and Qolsys), this video doorbell provides helpful video analytic alerts and also boasts an expanded horizontal view (160°).

The Alarm.com ADC-VDB780B video doorbell is currently sold bundled into a kit (ADC-VDB780B-W115C-BNDL), that also includes the Alarm.com ADC-W115 smart chime and WiFi access point which is geared to make the installation a breeze!

Product Features:

  • Completely wireless installation
  • Rechargeable (micro USB) battery pack
  • Optimized for battery life that is expected to last up to six months
  • Advanced motion detection provides increased awareness with timely alerts
  • Two-Way Audio through the mobile app
  • Installation flexibility for optimal viewing
  • 160° horizontal Field of View “FOV”
  • Full HD 1080p recording
  • Wi-Fi connection to the Alarm.com Smart Chime (ADC-W115C)

Verizon CDMA Cellular Sunset Coming Soon for Security Industry

The Verizon CDMA nationwide wireless cellular network shutdown is starting soon!

The Verizon® CDMA Network will be shut down permanently starting December 31st, 2022.

This will be a nationwide event which should be completed within the first week of 2023. Customers with Verizon CDMA communicators may begin to see communication failures and panel keypad faults as early as 11/21/22.

If applicable, please order a new compatible replacement LTE alarm communicator today to avoid any disruption in your alarm monitoring services.

Order Online: https://www.geoarm.com/burglary-intrusion-alarm-communicator-panels.html

Resideo Adds 5800SMOKEV Smoke/Heat and Rate-of-Rise Temperature Detector

The 5800SMOKEV is compatible with Resideo LYNX, Lyric, ProSeries or other 345 MHz panel.

Introducing the all-new Resideo 5800SMOKEV which is a 3V lithium-powered, photoelectric multi-criteria detector that has a built-in wireless transmitter capable of detecting smoke, heat, rate-of-rise and low temperature.

DIY friendly alarm companies, such as GeoArm, make it simple for the end user to add 5800SMOKEV detectors to any compatible security system, which supports 5800-Series sensors. The following control panels (e.g. VISTA®, LYNX, Lyric®, ProSeries, Qolsys IQ Panel 4, Qolsys IQ4 Hub) can accept 345 MHz wireless RF frequency sensors, including the 5800SMOKEV sensor.

The 5800SMOKEV meets UL 268 7th Edition requirements, which provides early detection, while also reducing nuisance alarms from everyday cooking. The 5800SMOKEV has improved detection of smoke from common synthetic materials found in many modern home furnishings, which typically burn faster and hotter.

This comprehensive detector is particularly ideal for hard-to-wire locations or where hazardous materials exist, and features a small, sleek design for locations where aesthetics are of utmost importance. The built-in sounder provides clear, audible annunciation during potential incidents and low battery conditions.

This photoelectric 3V lithium battery-powered detector protects against smoke, heat and more!

Product Features:

  • Minimize Nuisance Alarms: Mathematical calculations smooth out short term spikes from dust/smoke and drift compensation adjusts the detector’s sensitivity to minimize false alarms
  • Easy to Install: Sturdy, versatile mounting base and quick battery pull tabs allows for hassle-free installations
  • LED Status Indicators: Easily visible LEDs indicate power, sensor trouble, alarm and low battery status
  • Supports High/Low Maintenance: Monitors the smoke chamber and alerts when maintenance is needed
  • Quickly Check Unit Functionality: Easily accessible test button to check unit functionality
  • Residential and Commercial Applications: Meets both residential and commercial installation requirements
  • Smoke Detection: Alarms when smoke is detected
  • Heat Detection: Alarms when detected temperature is 135°F (57°C) or greater
  • Rate-of-Rise: Alarms when temperature is >104°F (40°C) @ 15°F/minute (8.33°C/minute)
  • Low Temperature Sensing: Senses ambient temperature and reports if temperature drops below 41°F (5°C)
  • Tamper Mode: Activates when the detector is removed from the mounting base or the tamper switch is closed and opened
  • Supervision: The detector will transmits its status every 60 to 70 minutes