While gunfire detectors have been around for years, typically they are limited to enterprise level or municipal deployments. Startup AVidea, makers of the Safe Zone Gunfire Detection System is selling their detector at a consumer price point - $149.99.
We noticed this when The Wall Street Journal covered the Safe Zone detector after its appearance at CES 2019 and included it in its "Craziest and Coolest New Technologies That Might Even Matter" List.
The company's President Mike Anderson [link no longer available] spoke with IPVM to examine more details.
Inside this note, we examine:
- Company's background
- Revenue & Growth
- Product overview
- Primary vertical
- Go-To market strategy
- Competitive comparison
- And concerns about qualification and performance