In this connected world, you are always dependent on your smartphones or tablets to make your life easier. Your home can also become easier to live with smart home devices. In 2015, you can make your home smarter by using some of the best smart home products. There are a lot of products which have released over the years.
Here we have reviewed 3 of the top devices which can help you manage your home in a better way.
- Belkin WeMo Switch + Motion
The home automation products of WeMo range from Belkin helps you to control your home electronics from any location. The WeMo Switch + Motion is one of the top products in this product line.
The ease of plug-and-play, absence of a subscription fee and comparatively low price, make this product an attractive option for people who are looking to automate their homes. This is a fun and cost effective product with which you can take a step forward in home automation.
However, it can become more reliable than what it is at present.
The complete home security package of iSmartAlarm starts at $199. You just have to set up the cameras, motion sensors and alarms as per your requirements and monitor everything with the free app of the company. It will provide an intelligent and comprehensive home security system. It is reliable and if you are on a budget, this smart home security system can be the ideal choice for you. Small home owners will specially find it useful.
Only challenge you might face is setting up the iCamera video add-on and also it won’t call the police for you in case of any breach of security.
- SmartThings Know and Control Your Home Kit
Home automation takes a new meaning with SmartThings. This smart device comes with multifunctional sensors and wide compatibility of products. A smartphone app controls it all. If you want to buy the standalone SmartThings Hub, you have to pay $99 and for the one with sensor-rich kits, you have to pay $199. The sensors can be installed easily and you don’t have to pay any monthly fees. It is an extremely affordable option for home automation.
However, in terms of its range, it is a bit limited. There are a few redundant features in the newly designed smartphone app which seems unnecessary.
So, to make your home a smarter place to live in, you can try out these smart home products.
Do you have any smart home device in your home? Have you used any of the devices mentioned above? We would love to hear from you.
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