Smart home gadgets make life easier. With these devices, you can lock front door without using your key or turn the light on or off without flicking the switch. . These devices allow you to control appliances and electronics from your PC, smartphone or laptop. Here are some smart gadgets that you should watch out for in 2019.
- Smart Shower – Elmer’s Smart Shower is compatible with Amazon Echo, allowing you to ask Alexa to adjust or turn the shower on or off for you. As of now it’s only available in France, but the manufacturer said that the Smart Shower will be released to the rest of the US and Europe soon. You can adjust the pressure, temperature and flow remotely. The Smart Shower also plays music in surround sound through Bluetooth, so you don’t need to bring your phone in the shower. Moreover, it sprays essential oils on you to give you the best spa experience.
- Smart Wine Pourer – If you love wine, you should consider getting one of these devices. With a smart wine pourer, you can get a glass of wine without uncorking the bottle. You don’t need to worry about spoiling the rest of the wine. The Coravin Model Eleven is an example of such device. The device pierces the cork with a fine needle that doesn’t remove any material. The Coravin Capsules are packed with Argon gas that pushes the wine out of the bottle and into the glass. It syncs with the Coravin Moments app, which allows you to monitor how much gas and wine is left. The app also provides recommendations for a specific food pairing based on what you have in the cellar. It recommends wines that you may not own, but might be suited for the event or food you have.
- Smart Home Security – Smart home security gadgets allow you to unlock or lock your doors remotely through an app. Even when you lock yourself out, you don’t need to worry about anything. For instance, the Array Smart Deadbolt is a cloud-connected smart lock. It is WiFi-enabled. The device allows you to use your smartphone to unlock doors using the Array app or an eKey. The lock is equipped with a backup solar panel that captures the full spectrum of light to efficiently charge the lock. The app is available for Android and iOS devices. It allows you to activate geofencing, set access with user codes, unlock or lock the deadbolt remotely or check the status of the lock. The Array offers 100 e-Codes for provisional guest access. The codes are installed in the cloud and the memory of the device. You can schedule the codes for a particular window of time or set it for one-time use.
- Smart Fridge Freezer – If you are looking for a fridge that offers extra functions, you should consider the Samsung Family Hub Refrigerator. You can look inside the fridge freezer without having to open it through a panel that turns transparent. This helps you save power usage. You can also check the fridge contents through your smartphone. The Samsung Family Hub Refrigerator has a Meal Planner app that provides you with recipes based on the fridge contents and the preferences of your family. You can integrate these recipes with the built-in Family Calendar to plan your meals for the week. The Fridge Manager app allows you to set the temperature in the freezer or fridge. The app also tells you if the water filter is still in good shape and if the ice is already full.
More smart home gadgets will appear in 2019, so watch out for these devices and enjoy a more comfortable life.