Here at 305 LOCKOUT, we specialize in Smart Lock installations for homes, offices, and more! But for our customers, they might have trouble deciding on which is Smart Lock system is best for them! That’s why we’ve created this post with the top 5 smart locks we recommend to our customers. We chose these based on price, quality, features, and security.
These Smart Locks are not listed in any specific order, rather we’ve collected what we think are the top 5 smart locks that cover all criteria from reliability, looks, and price for all consumers. Here is a guide on what the price symbols mean for each lock. $- Affordable $$- Moderate $$$- Expensive
August Wi-Fi Smart Lock – $$$
The August Wi-Fi smart lock allows you to adapt any current deadbolt you might have installed on your door, and turn it into a smart lock! What we love about this Lock is that it is compatible with almost all kinds of deadbolts that our customers already have installed on their doors. The August Smart Lock offers many features like wifi and app compatability, letting you control when your door is locked or unlocked, who can get in and who cannot, and much more. They have very sleek designs that are not only elegant but well manufactured, ensuring years of daily use.
Schlage Encode – $$$
The Schlage Encode has a sleek modern design, it offers Wi-Fi pairing to your smart home products and with the Schlage App, you can monitor and control your Smart Lock from anywhere! Schlage has been at the top of deadbolt and smart lock manufacturing, with their newest model Encode being one of the most popular models out on the market now. If you’re looking for a more traditional, yet elegant design with modern capabilities like keypad accessibility as well as wifi controlled use, we recommend this lock to all of our users.
Kwikset Obsidian – $$
The Kwikset Obsidian is a very popular Smart lock, many customers like it for its simple yet modern square design. Kwikset is right there alongside Schlage as one of the top competitors in the lock manufacturing sector. Named after the volcanic rock, Obsidian is a visually striking touchscreen that eliminates traditional keyways and opts for a low profile, contemporary design to deliver a stylish, modern smart lock that is secure, innovative and convenient. It has touchscreen keypad feature that is resistant to moderate outdoor weather. Making it one of the more reliable smart locks out there with a price range that is a little more moderate than others.
First Secure by Schlage – $
First Secure is reliable and affordable with keypad access as well as regular key access! This is one of the cheaper smart locks on the list, sitting at retail price of $69.00. It is not only very affordable for those who are interested in experimenting with smart locks, but it offers a strong build quality, with comfortable easy access through a sleek keypad design. Coming in several different colors many of our customers have praised this lock for its versatility. It also has an emergency key hole in case any emergencies ever arise with battery levels.
Kwikset SmartCode 909 – $$
Another Kwikset Smart lock to make it on the list is the Smartcode 909. The Smartcode technology allows you to change your key combination with ease and is on the more affordable range of these locks. SmartKey cylinders feature a stainless steel side locking bar, racks and pins for increased strength and security. Featuring SmartKey Security™, which protects against advanced break-in techniques and allows you to re-key your lock yourself in seconds. This lock is extremely well rounded and one of our favorites here at 305 LOCKOUT.