May 9, 2015

15 Useful Gadgets for Smart Homes.

Collection of 'Useful Gadgets for Smart Homes' from all over the world to make your home more comfortable.

Beam: Beam is a smart projector that can be fixed into any light socket and it turns any flat surface into a big screen. It assists you in your daily activities, controlled with your smartphone. Its app is compatible with your Android and iOS smart devices and it supports IFTTT.

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Smartcan: It features a powerful vortex vacuum, Wi-Fi connectivity and provides you with low bag alert and trashday reminder on your iOS/Android device. All you need to do is sweep the dirt into its integrated vacuum inlet and it will automatically deposit it directly into the bag.

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Pretty Smart Lamp: The Pretty Smart Lamp is a smart Bluetooth-enabled lamp that lets you find your phone, recharge your gadgets, alert you of notifications, and works with your smart thermostat. To find your phone, double tap it and your phone's flashlight will activate and your phone will ring. You can use USB cable to recharge your phone directly from the lamp. It can detect the surrounding temperature and communicates with your smart thermostat to keep you comfortable. Using its app you can select any color you like and control the brightness.

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Oomi: This smart home system features noise detector, glassbreak detector, night vision camera, motiondetector, and vibrationsensor. It also features a lightsensor, a remote control emulator with 360-degree range, temperaturesensor, humiditysensor and more. Oomi connects to all sorts of things in your home from devices that control and monitor power outlets to devices that monitor the air quality and safety of your home. It learns and makes your life easier. Its cube allows you to control and monitor your home when you are away from it. The set consists of Oomi Cube, Oomi Touch, Oomi Plug, Oomi Bulb, and Oomi Multisensor. The Oomi Touch allows you to control your smart home comfortably; while the Oomi Plug is a Z-Wave enabled plug that provides you wireless control over your devices. Use Oomi streamer to watch movies from Netflix or YouTube, stream music from Pandora, or surf the web. It features Wi-Fi connectivity, Bluetooth Smart and Z-Wave and its app supports iOS and Android smart devices.

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Ottobox: Ottobox is a smart home automation device that learns your schedule in 2 weeks and reduces your electric bill. To make it work all you need to do is plug your Ottobox into any standard wall outlet, plug your appliance into the unit, and you are set. It features WiFi and Bluetooth connectivity, and comes with two USB ports for recharging your gadgets. Its an easy to use plug and play system that allows you to access and control your home from anywhere in the world via your smartphone.

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Filimin: Filimin is a Wi-Fi connected touch light that changes color with a single touch. It's a light that interacts with other lights, a light that stays connected to the other lights no matter the distance. Filimin connects you to the people that are important to you. These work in groups or in set of two, can be used to communicate with the other person by changing the color of the light. When you touch and change the light of your Filimin, other connected lights also change to the same color.

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Switchmate: Switchmate is an innovative solution that makes your existing light switch smarter. All you need to do is place the device over your existing light switch, connect it with your smartphone, and you are done. Now you conveniently control your automated switch within Bluetooth range (150 ft). Using its app, you can control multiple Switchmates and set timers.

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Powerwall: Powerwall is automated, compact and simple to install, recharges using electricity generated from solar panels and powers your home safely and economically. Most power companies cost higher price for electricity during peak evening hours, Powerwall comes into pictures here by storing electricity when rates are low and powering your home when rates are high thus reducing your power bill. Powerwall automatically switches as a backup electricity supply in the event of an issue from electric company or if you have unreliable utility grids. Powerwall comes in 10 kWh weekly cycle and 7 kWh daily cycle models.

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Mopet: We have seen many robot vacuum cleaners in the past, but Mopet is a cute robotic vacuum. It can work for about 6 hours when fully recharged. It moves around on its own, cleaning your home, you can put in on 10-minute timer for convenient cleaning. What more to make it cuter, you can place "face stickers" so you can customize and decorate it.

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Hook: Hook is an affordable home automation solution; it connects your existing radio-frequency enabled devices in your home to the Internet. All you need to do is sync their remotes with its app, and you are set. This allows you to control your devices from anywhere in the world. It's compatible with IFTTT.

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Sengled Boost Dimmable Bulb: This smart bulb doubles as a Wi-Fi repeater. It supports Client and Access Point modes, extends your Wi-Fi signal coverage and comes with an iOS/Android app. It's compatible with smartphones, smart devices and computers. You can remotely turn it on/off, has a range of 100 feet, and you can dim a single bulb or by group.

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Robosnail: Robosnail is a fully automated aquarium glass cleaner that can be of great use at home. It takes care of the cleaning the aquarium while you can focus on other tasks at hand.

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WiTenergy: The WiTenergy is a smart energy meter that connects with your smartphone and measures energy usage and controls appliances. It measures current, wattage, voltage, frequency, and power. Its app is compatible with your Android and iOS smart devices.

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Nubo: Panasonic's Nubo is a smart monitoring camera that features 4G mobile connectivity. Its advanced video analytics alerts to your mobile device when something is happening in your protected area. Its easy to setup, can be taken anywhere you go and you can monitor your valuables. Nubo is weatherproof and can be used indoors and outside. You can store your footage to a micro SD card also. The device features motiondetection, night vision, 2G/3G/4G/LTE, Wi-Fi b/g/n, ZigBee, Bluetooth, two way audio and is home automation ready.

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Ikawa Home Coffee Roaster: The Ikawa Home Coffee Roaster is a smart elegant device that roasts your coffee at the push of a button. It works with any green coffee, comes with iOS and Android compatible app that lets you adjust the recipes easily.

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