Wireless Intercom: Top 7 Reviewed

With wireless telecommunications being on a massive rise, intercoms have also advanced, leaving behind the cluttering of wires. The latest ones utilize radio frequency for communication over the frequencies allotted. Wireless intercoms have two major benefits over the traditional ones. The first is that their installation is easy since no wires have to be used. You can be up and running them within minutes. The second advantage is that the units can move easily at any time. This article reviews the seven best wireless intercoms that ensure a secure environment for you and your family. Read through them and choose the right one for your home or business.

Price: $180

Its Live browsing feature of Optex iVISION allows the user to monitor the outside view on the LCD after it is hardwired.

Description:

The iVision Intercom provides security by allowing you to view and talk to anyone outside your home. It has a powerful Camera Door Unit for providing surveillance over 300ft. transmission range and a hand-held 2.25” LCD display unit for this purpose. The display has a range of 500ft, which is ideal for any home or business, whether big or small. The camera unit encases a two-way microphone to enable both viewing and communication. A charging cradle in the display unit makes the device wireless and portable. The intercom is ideal for both day and night.

Company/Brand Name:Optex
Pros
  1. The system is capable of storing up to 163 images.
  2. Camera unit captures image instantly when the doorbell is pressed.
  3. A rechargeable battery pack and charging cradle is included in the package.
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Price: $100

The system has a range of 500 feet with simple installation, expandable up to five intercoms.

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The WHDBI-5C radio doorbell intercom system provides instant reaction to doorbell no matter where you are, and also help you view the visitor. Its 5-channel wireless console sets up a wireless audio communication link between the doorbell intercom unit and the console station. The system can support up to two intercom units and five consoles stations. The intercom provides a unique house code and controls the stations so that other nearby intercoms do not access your system. The console has push buttons for five stations. The All Call button calls all stations. The Talk button starts a conversation with the selected station. The console can be placed on a table or mounted on a wall. The antenna is adjusted accordingly. Power is provided by an AC adapter.

Company/Brand Name:Westinghouse
Pros
  1. It maintains complete security by preventing other nearby intercoms from accessing the system.
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Price: $150

This wireless intercom/keypad ensures complete security by granting visitors access to open the Mighty Mule automatic gate after directing the visitor to press a button on the keypad.

Description:

This versatile intercom with keypad system alerts you of visitors and is thus, ideal for the safety of any residence. The FM136 enables communication between the user inside the property and the driver to grant or deny access and opens the gate from inside. The intercom has a clear communication range of up to 500 feet wireless, and up to 1000 feet wired. Its indoor base unit is portable and can be used anywhere inside the house like a cordless phone. The outdoor call/keypad unit can be programmed to store up to 25 entry codes for keypad access. The intercom can function even during power outages with the provided rechargeable batteries.

Company/Brand Name:Mighty Mule
Pros
  1. This system can use up to 4 interior base stations in different rooms of the house.
  2. It is backed by a 12 month limited warranty.
  3. The intercom functions well when kept within 500 feet of the gate opener’s control box.
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Price: $83

This is an innovative product for real time monitoring and two-way voice communication even up to several miles.

Description:

MURS (Multi-Use Radio Service) Multi-Mile Base Wireless Intercom is a first-of-its-kind, used for communicating over long distances. It can be used between buildings, over a large property, or even up to 4 miles of range by adding a handheld unit to the intercom system. MURS is a new service created by the FCC in USA. It is a two-way radio spectrum which doesn’t need a license to operate a MURS station. It is a short range, low power service in the VHF (Very High Frequency zone) of 150MHz.

The intercom, powered by a plug-in transformer, relays 5 channels and 38 sub-channels. The relay can be used to connect the base station to other systems like alarm panels or doorbells. The MURS transceiver base station receives alert signals from the MURS Alert transmitter to enable communication. The transmitter can also be used with other MURS transceivers.

Company/Brand Name:Dakota Alert
Pros
  1. You can increase the effective radiated power of a transmitter up to four times by installing an antenna on top of your house.
  2. An unlimited number of portable and base units can be connected together.
  3. A wall mountable MURS unit is also available.
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Price: $59

This system provides additional options of volume control and connection to three separate communication channels. These features also make this system expandable in future.

Description:

The FM301B is a two-way wireless intercom system for inter-house communication or vestibule security clearance. It is a compact and economical solution for any home or office. The system carries a page/call button and also gives its user the convenience of hands-free operation. It works perfectly from a communication distance of more than 3200 feet. The two units of the FM301B can easily install into an in-wall on a common electrical line, to start instant communication.

Company/Brand Name:Speco Technologies
Pros
  1. It does not require any complicated wiring for set up.
  2. The product offers a perfect balance of performance and price.
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Price: $98

This system can communicate in both single and multichannel mode. It is expandable up to 12 units per network.

Description:

This wireless portable intercom is convenient to use and provides expandable communication in a home. It has a wide 1000 feet range working without any hassle or wires or even power connection. The system provides a secure way of high-tech digital communication over a frequency of 900MHz radio link. Its Monitor Mode features one of the most advanced Voice Operated Switch (VOX), which provides you the capability to customize security settings. Designed in a contemporary style casing, each unit is compact measuring less than 4"x5.5"x2".

Company/Brand Name:Chamberlain
Pros
  1. The system has an amazing range.
  2. It has a two-year battery life and uses four AA batteries per unit.
  3. The entire system is backed by one year warranty.
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Price: $67

This intercom is built using weather-resistant engineering of model NTD2, laying emphasis on durability and outdoor usage to function safely in rain, heat or snow.

Description:

This portable intercom by Chamberlain provides convenient expandable communication up to a range of 1000 feet. It can pair with other Chamberlain intercoms while multiple outdoor intercoms can communicate with each other too. It is a small device and wall-mountable. It has a 900MHz of digital communication interface delivering crystal clear voice. Plus, it is completely weatherproof, serving ideally for mounting outside the door. A set of two of these portable intercoms allows communication inside and outside your home. Its Secured Link allows speaking to only one party while Broadcast feature sends message to all channels simultaneously. The device can be expanded up to 12 units per work each working with four AA batteries.

Company/Brand Name:Chamberlain
Pros
  1. It provides a fully secure connection.
  2. It's compatible with NDIS, NLS1, and NLS2 Chamberlain models.
  3. It is an infinitely expandable intercom.
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