Above Ground Pool Alarm Comparison Chart

  SwamCam
 
PoolGuard PGRM-SB
PoolGuard PGRM-SB
Pool Eye PE23
Pool Patrol PA-25
Pool Patrol PA-30
Pool Patrol PA-25
Manufacturer SwamCam
Remote receiver/range
YES / 200ft
YES / 800ft los
Yes / 100ft
NO, but capable of transmitting to one (should be purchased as an addition to a PA-30 or GA-30)
YES / 200ft
Yes / 50ft
Pool type and size
Above Ground - 16'x 32' (24' in diameter)
Any - child/pet wears wristband
Above Ground and Inground pools up to 20' x 40'
All types - up to 20' x 40'
All types - up to 20' x 40'
Any as long as the whole pool area can be seen by the camera
Alert
85db horn @ 10ft until acknowledged or for 5 minutes
Flashes and alarms @ 110 decibels until acknowledged or for 30 minutes.
Poolside siren 85+ dB @10ft Until acknowledged or for 3 minutes
85+ db alarm sounds until acknowledged or for 3 minutes
85+ db alarm sounds until acknowledged or for 3 minutes
Audible Alert from Camera and WiFi extender plus push notifications from theApp
Min weight detected
18lbs
NA
15lbs
8lbs
8lbs
NA
Power
Poolside alarm - 9 volt (not included) battery life of approximately one year. Remote receiver - 12v power supply (included)
Sensors -Non-replaceable battery lasts 3 – 4 years, Base station -AC Adapter (included)
Remote back-up 9 Volt battery (not incl.), Poolside unit - Two (2) 9 Volt batteries (not incl.)
9 volt battery (battery life of approximately 4 months) (not included)
9 volt battery (battery life of approximately 4 months) (not included), Remote receiver - 12v power supply

Camera: DC 12V/1A

Extender/Receiver: AC ~110~240V

Keypad: 2 x AAA Bat

Requires removal during swimming
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No
"Swim Mode" with auto-reset
No
N/A
Yes, 5 min reset
No
No
Yes, reset time is adjustable
Can integrate with home security system/autodialer
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
Low battery indicator
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 Yes via the App
Warranty
Three Year Limited Warranty
Base Station - 12 months, Turtle sensor - 6 months
One-year limited warranty
Two year warranty - parts and labor. 
Two year warranty - parts and labor. 
On year warranty, Extended warranty available with premium subscription
Installation
Tethered to pool
Sensors are worn, base station where preferred (not weatherproof)
Stainless steel deck mounting system and ladder mounting system included
Tethered to pool
Tethered to pool
Camera is mounted to a wall or fence, Keypad also mounted to wall or fence and receiver/extended plugs into AC plug indoors
Special features
Tamper Proof: alarm will sound when removed from the pool.
 
Works with any water hazard: pool, hot tub, pond, river/lake, No installation is required, portable
Magnetic key for activating/resetting
Low weight requirement (8lbs), useful for small pets
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
App to allow remote monitoring and control of the system. User can use the app to check in and communicate with those in the pool area.
Detection type
Subsurface Wave Detection
Submersion of sensors
Surface and Subsurface Wave Detection
Surface Wave detection
Surface Wave detection
Motion Detection when camera is armed


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