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Choosing between the IP Module and the GSM Module for the 2000 and 3000 security system.

 Advantages of a Smartphone Capable Alarm System Control your alarm system with your Smartphone via the GSM module connection to your alarm system. with the Bosch Solution 2000 and 3000 Alarm System, simple to use with plenty of flexibility. Here are a few comparison points when considering which add on module to choose from. Choosing between the IP Module and the GSM Module for the 2000 and 3000 security system. The Bosch Solution 3000 IP Alarm systems are the most popular security alarm system kits we sell, for these reason, the advantages of the B426M IP module. Significantly easier setup, after connecting the module to both the network with a network cable and the main board with the provided 4-wire connector. Setting up at the keypad only takes a minute (2 steps in programming) whereas the GSM has to have an APN code entered using Bosch Programming Software from a PC. No additional fees compared to the GSM which requires a client provided SIM card with a Data plan. Plug-and-Pla
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