5 Smart Home Must Haves
We decided to look at handy smart gadgets for your home. There are so many choices when it comes to smart home devices, but there are always a few that stand out above the rest. So, here are our top 5 smart home must haves:
Echo Dot is a voice-controlled smart speaker with Alexa, perfect for any room. Just ask for music, news, information, and more. You can also call almost anyone and control compatible smart home devices with your voice.
But why get the Amazon Echo Dot?
You can make calls to Alexa devices in other houses, just like a landline!
Control your smarthome
Ask Alexa for help in the kitchen, get metric conversions, ask for recipes, play music and set a timer.
Get the latest news and control your smart TV
You can purchase your Amazon Echo Dot here for R1300.
Lighting your home is easier with the LIFX smart bulb, connect your bulb to the Wi-Fi and control your lights with your voice, an app or even a smartwatch.
Here are some reasons to buy the LIFX smart bulb:
- No need for a hub to connect them to your wi-fi
- Choose from over a million different colours
- Works with Alexa, google assistant, smart things and Cortana.
- Schedule on-off, fade, colour change for convenience, energy efficiency and security when you are away from home.
You can purchase your LIFX smart bulb here for R1545
Sonos One smart speaker is a multi-room speaker, set them up in different rooms and your music and Alexa / Google Assistant can follow you where you go.
But why buy the Sonos One?
- One of the best smart speakers on the market
- Great sound quality in both stand alone and stereo modes
- Compatible with Alexa and Google Assistant
- Easy to use
- Large music streaming service support.
You can purchase your Sonos One Smart Speaker here for R4499
The Arlo Pro security camera is one of the best on the market, recording at 1080p, local backup and cloud storage. Watching over your home has never been so easy.
What makes Arlo Pro stand out from standard security cameras?
- Simple installation
- Motion & sound detection
- Compatible with Alexa
- Smart security siren that can be controlled for anywhere
- 2-way audio
- Free cloud storage
- Night vision
- Geofencing turns system on/off depending on phone’s location
You can purchase your Arlo Pro security cameras here for R12709
Never miss a visitor with the Ring video doorbell. Get instant alerts on your smart phone, when someone presses your doorbell or triggers the built-in motion sensors.
Why buy the Ring Video Doorbell?
- Good quality video 720p
- 2-way audio
- Night vision
- Cloud storage
You can purchase your Ring Video Doorbell here for R2399
Smart homes are the future, making it easier and more efficient to do day-to-day tasks, whether its turning on your lights, linking your appliances or even securing your home there is a smart home solution for everyone.