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First Alert
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First Alert and Kidde Overview

Total reviews
123
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Company responses
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Issues resolved
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First Alert and Kidde Consumer Ratings

Rank
78 out of 236 in Security and Protection Services category
171 out of 236 in Security and Protection Services category
Reliability
56 in category
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Product or Service Quality
60 in category
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Value for money
60 in category
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Advertised vs Delivered
39 in category
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First Alert and Kidde Rating Details

Reliability
1.1 (54 reviews)
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I have had three First Alert Models P1210V. and they say that their battery is guaranteed to work for 10 years which would or should be 2019 , well it has gone off 4 times. I do not recommend this product at all

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Product or Service Quality
1.3 (52 reviews)
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...Would reccomand this company and its customer service to everyone..

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Value for money
1.3 (40 reviews)
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...Waste of time and money - Don't buy!..

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Advertised vs Delivered
1.3 (35 reviews)
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...THis was advertised as not having to worry about home protection. I guess if it lasted ten years I would have agreed. Can't remember what it cost but I'm sure that at two years it did not pay for its self...

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First Alert and Kidde Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Idea that the sealed lithium battery would last 10 years
  • Brand and 10 year battery
  • Supposed 10 year battery life
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Cons
  • That it did not meet product life expectations or guarantee
  • P1210 smoke detector
  • Lousy and disappointing product this time
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First Alert and Kidde Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
5

THE assitant that helped me was very polite and helped me with my problem. She is sending me a new unit. Would...

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4.6

I needed help Linking smoke detectors together

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First Alert and Kidde Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

Purchased / installed 3 pack in Jan 2018. It’s now the end of June 2018 . 2 of 3 have gone off for no reason .

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I purchased two First Alert model no. P1210 in january 2017. Supposed to last ten years. Now its a throw away. Don't...

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First Alert and Kidde Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
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I bought a First Alert Smoke Detector that links up to my Ring Security system. The alarm has failed and produces false...

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My First Alert smoke detector model P1210 was purchased and installed on10/12/2018. I have had numerous problems with...

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First Alert and Kidde Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • First Alert P1210 Smoke Detector (95 reviews)
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