Home, Smart Home: 5 Best Devices for 2019
With the majority of us working harder and longer, most of today’s technological developments are here to make our lives that little bit easier. Some are there to keep us safe and others are there just for the fun of it. Whatever its use, with so much new technology about, it can be easy to get lost in all the advertisements and get confused on what items are best for you. If upgrading your home is something you’re interested in, to save you some of the trouble, we will be having a look at five of the best devices available in 2019.
The Amazon Echo with Alexa is an extremely popular device. It’s a
Wireless Door Chime
Securing your home couldn’t be easier with this device. A favorite is the Ring Video Doorbell Pro. With this device, you can
Roomba Robot Vacuums
The Roomba 960 is a favorite. It can clean for an impressive 75 minutes and will recharge automatically. Features include a three-stage cleaning system as well as a high-efficiency filter that will capture 99% of pollen, dust and allergens.
With Wi-Fi plugs, you can control your home appliances and electronics via an app and/or voice-control. Both Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant function with the smart plug. Using your voice or smartphone, you will be able to control lights, appliances and more in your home. You can also add schedules to the smart plug which can help manage your energy usage by controlling the devices that require a lot of power.
Logitech Harmony Elite Remote Control
This universal remote doesn’t just control your TV; it is also capable of controlling other smart devices in your home. The Harmony remote will work with Alexa, which means you can control the TV and connected devices with a simple voice command. A feature of the remote includes a one-touch automation function, so by touching one button, everyday activities can be triggered such as turning on/off lights, the TV and more.
Although these are just a handful of devices available, they really do help improve the function of your home and their popularity can prove that. Upgrading your house into a smart home is just one step towards making your life that little bit easier.