Smart Homes Have Arrived

With the recent release of Google Home there has never been a more exciting time to tech-ccessorise your home. Smart phones, wireless technology and energy saving gadgets are fast becoming a staple of everyday life, giving us innovative solutions to create cleaner, greener, more efficient homes.

We’ve scouted around our retailers and found the best in smart home technologies for your home below.

 

Never miss a visitor again thanks to the Ring™ Video Doorbell available from JB Hi Fi. The device streams live audio and video of a home’s front doorstep directly to a smartphone or tablet, allowing homeowners to stay connected to their homes whether in the kitchen or across town. The Ring Video Doorbell installs in minutes, with no professional help or tolls required, and can be accessed through the free Ring app on any iOS or Android device.

No need to wonder if something is going on outside your home, see for yourself. Built-in motion sensors detect activity on your property and trigger instant mobile alerts, giving you the ability to know what’s going on even if you aren’t there.

With Ring you are always home!

 

Never leave the lights on the again! The Philips Hue White and Colour Ambiance Bulb Starter Kit available from JB Hi-Fi, offers vibrant, energy saving lighting for your home with the touch of a button. Compatible with a variety of apps, the kit can be controlled via smartphone or tablet, making it easy for users to switch off on the run.

 

One of the most tech savvy home accessories on the market is the Google Home device available from The Good Guys. Powered by Google Assistant, this voice activated home speaker gives you real-time answers by processing and responding to voice commands. From checking your calendar, to listening to music and adding items to the shopping list, the Google Home device is the hands-free help you’ve been dreaming of.

The LG Signature OLED Wallpaper TV incorporates a 4mm thin, perfect black OLED screen, Dolby Atmos sound and an image that displays over 1 billion explosive colours. Available from Video Pro, this in demand TV is cutting edge home entertainment technology.

 

 

The Panasonic Home Network System available from Video Pro allows you to control and monitor your home in one easy system. See more about this system on the Video Pro website here.

 


Bluelounge Aluminium Milo Smartphone Stand available from Howards Storage World. This stylish and minimal desktop stand gives your phone a place to call home day or night. The stand uses high tech Japanese micro suction to secure you phone, making it perfect for hands free viewing or conferencing.