Smart homes fixtures and gadgets. Really, we mean efficient with phone apps. Given, no one wants a stupid home. We all have smartphones.
- Home Hub Smart Apps
- Efficient Electronic Fixtures
Smart Homes Apps, Fixtures, Features
The acronym Smart stands for Self Monitored Analysis Reporting Technology. First, on phones. Now, we use it where we live. A few choice apps provide platforms.
- Samsung Home
- Google Home
- Amazon Alexa
Google and Samsung home work as hubs for connected products and services. Thus, Android and iOS apps with the underlying features and benefits.
Amazon Alexa is a home assistant. Voice recognition features are popular. Primarily used for ordering from Amazon Prime.
To be smart, we need to be efficient. New fixtures help. In any event, electronics can measure anything. Thus, discrete numbers are used for exact calculations. For instance, door must open at push of a button.
- Locks: Doors have remote control software. Works with hubs and phones.
- Lights: Switch on and off from a device. Schedule when to turn the switch.
- Plugs: Turn something off at home when your not there. Better yet, set a timer.
- Cameras: Security footage is common. Price is cheap.
Install the hardware where we live, house, apartment condo, or other place. Next, put apps on devices. Then, make sure whole household knows how to use programs.
Smarthomes features are the apps enabled by the platform. Home owners decide by downloading compatible software. Many programs compete with each other.
So, smart home platforms make apps for it. Also, hardware manufacturers do too. In addition, application developers. Thus, a brand of smart locks has it’s own app. But, could be compatible with a preinstalled app.
Benefits are special. Unique for particular app. The way it’s done. For example, the User Interface (UI) varies between apps. Some are easier to use than others.