Inground Pool Alarm Comparison Chart

  Safety Turtle Pool Eye PE20 Pool Eye PE23 PoolGuard PGRM-2 Pool Patrol PA-30 Pool Patrol PA-25  
 
Safety Turtle
Pool Eye PE20
Pool Eye PE23
PoolGuard PGRM-2
Pool Patrol PA-30
Pool Patrol PA-25
 
Manufacturer
Manufacturer
Remote receiver/range
YES / 800ft los
No
Yes / 100ft
YES / 200ft
YES / 200ft
NO, but capable of transmitting to one (should be purchased as an addition to a PA-30 or GA-30)
Remote receiver/range
Pool type and size
Any - Adult/child/pet wears wristband
Inground - up to 18' x 36'
Aboveground and Inground pools up to 20' x 40'
Inground - up to 20' x 40' (800 sq. ft.)
All types - up to 20' x 40'
All types - up to 20' x 40'
Pool type and size
Alert
Flashes and alarms @ 110 decibels until acknowledged or for 30 minutes.
120 dB alarm siren at poolside, 95 dB at 10ft. Until acknowledged or for 3 minutes
Poolside siren 85+ dB @10ft Until acknowledged or for 3 minutes
85db horn @ 10ft until acknowledged or for 5 minutes
85+ db alarm sounds until acknowledged or for 3 minutes
85+ db alarm sounds until acknowledged or for 3 minutes
Alert
Min weight detected
NA
15lbs
15lbs
18lbs
8lbs
8lbs
Min weight detected
Power
Sensors -Non-replaceable battery lasts 3 – 4 years, Base station -AC Adapter (included)
Operates on one 9 Volt battery and 1 AA battery (not incl.)
Remote back-up 9 Volt battery (not incl.), Poolside unit - Two (2) 9 Volt batteries (not incl.)
Poolside alarm - 9 volt (not included) battery life of approximately one year. Remote receiver - 12v power supply (included)
9 volt battery (battery life of approximately 4 months) (not included), Remote receiver - 12v power supply
9 volt battery (battery life of approximately 4 months) (not included)
Power
Requires removal during swimming
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Requires removal during swimming
"Swim Mode" with auto-reset
N/A
No
Yes, 5 min reset
No
No
No
"Swim Mode" with auto-reset
Can integrate with security system/autodialer
No
No
No
Yes
No
Can integrate with security system/autodialer
Low battery indicator
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Low battery indicator
Warranty
Base Station - 12 months, Turtle sensor - 6 months, Other Accessories - 12 months
6 Months
One-year limited warranty
Three Year Limited Warranty
Two year warranty - parts and labor. 
Two year warranty - parts and labor. 
Warranty
Installation
Sensors are worn, base station where preferred (not weatherproof)
Stainless steel deck mounting system and ladder mounting system included
Stainless steel deck mounting system and ladder mounting system included
Sits on Deck
Tethered to pool
Tethered to pool
Installation
Special features
Works with any water hazard: pool, hot tub, pond, river/lake. No installation is required, portable
Child-proof ON/OFF switch with audio indicator, LCD display
Magnetic key for activating/resetting
Tamper Proof: alarm will sound when removed from the pool. The Poolguard Pool Alarm can be used with a solar blanket.
Can program several pool alarms as well as gate alarms to one transmitter, (must order at same time and have programmed at factory), adjustable sensitivity
Low weight requirement (8lbs), useful for small pets
Special features
Detection type
Submersion of sensors
Subsurface
Surface and Subsurface Wave Detection
Subsurface Wave Detection
Surface Wave detection
Surface Wave detection
Detection type


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