Inground Pool Alarm Comparison Chart

  Safety Turtle Pool Eye PE20 Pool Eye PE23 PoolGuard PGRM-2 Pool Patrol PA-30 Pool Patrol PA-25 SwamCam  
 
Safety Turtle
Pool Eye PE20
Pool Eye PE23
PoolGuard PGRM-2
Pool Patrol PA-30
Pool Patrol PA-25
Pool Patrol PA-25
 
Manufacturer SwamCam
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)
Yes / 50ft
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'
Any as long as the whole pool area can be seen by the camera
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
Audible Alert from Camera and WiFi extender plus push notifications from theApp
Alert
Min weight detected
NA
15lbs
15lbs
18lbs
8lbs
8lbs
NA
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)

Camera: DC 12V/1A

Extender/Receiver: AC ~110~240V

Keypad: 2 x AAA Bat

Power
Requires removal during swimming
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Requires removal during swimming
"Swim Mode" with auto-reset
N/A
No
Yes, 5 min reset
No
No
No
Yes, reset time is adjustable
"Swim Mode" with auto-reset
Can integrate with security system/autodialer
No
No
 

No
Yes
No
No
Can integrate with security system/autodialer
Low battery indicator
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 Yes via the App
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. 
On year warranty, Extended warranty available with premium subscription
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
Camera is mounted to a wall or fence, Keypad also mounted to wall or fence and receiver/extended plugs into AC plug indoors
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
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.
Special features
Detection type
Submersion of sensors
Subsurface
Surface and Subsurface Wave Detection
Subsurface Wave Detection
Surface Wave detection
Surface Wave detection
Motion Detection when camera is armed
Detection type


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