Can your house be made smart? What is a smart house. The 21’st century has seen many innovations. Mankind has evolved itself from scratch and has reached to great heights taking the help of technology. Few years back a new concept of smart house technology has find its way over other inventions of the time.
Smart House Technology
Smart-House Technology works over the principle of Internet of Things. Your house components will be connected and managed with internet by the owner. You will be managing the house by your voice or by any other means of communication like with smart phones. There is the need of a good internet connection that acts as mode of communication between you and your devices
With the people going modern Smart-Home Technologies are getting famous among these people and why not, it makes your work easier and frankly speaking it reduces the efforts needed to manage your house. You can turn ON/OFF your AC, thermostat just by your voice.
There are various companies that are making products relating to smart house technology. Certain companies like Google, Apple and Amazon are the strongest pillars in the market. With these gadgets installed in your house your experience of home handling will be automated. Means that you can make most things in your house just by sitting and talking with the gadget. The Google Home, Nest’s Smart Cam and Learning Thermostat and the Amazon Echo are based and controlled by the hardware, another variety is the Apple Home-kit which is based over software management. With Apple, you need to connect to the server with the help of Apple iPhone Or with Apple Tv. So you will need to necessarily have at least and Apple Tv or an iPhone to manage it.
Down below are certain products that are in the market and are attracting a lot of customers.
The amazon echo has a voice controlled smart speaker that has a virtual assistant Alexa. You are needed to control various things with the help of right devices installed that supports Amazon Echo. For example, if you have Nest’s thermostat (i.e. supported by the ECHO) then you can manage it from the help of Alexa just by calling its name. There are other interested things that you can do with it. Echo also supports other devices, so that you can manage your home accordingly.
NEST LEARNING THERMOSTAT
The nest thermostat controls the boilers and radiators and the water managing system wirelessly. It is fitted with some cool sensors like when you will have left the house it automatically switches off the temperature control and you will return it will automatically turn it on. Nest Thermostat works with Amazon and Google Home-kit. You can go over the website for more info.
Google Home is another option in the field of smart speakers other than Amazon’s Echo. It does all the other things just like Echo does. You can control it by your voice or by your smartphone (Both Android and IOS). The voice recognition can be invoked by your favorite term “OKAY GOOGLE”. You can attach Nest Thermostat with this and a wide range of another gadget are also supported (check their website).
Source : cnet