Updated: Jun 4, 2018
How advanced is your home technology? Are you looking to improve your home or build a new place with super smart home gadgets?
Written by Junru Tan.
The revolution of smart home technology has changed the way we engage with and control home appliances, accessories, lighting and more. While some gadgets may be out of your budget, we have other affordable alternatives you should be keeping an eye out for.
1. Smart Security Camera
With its realistic appearance, anyone will be fooled thinking it’s a real security surveillance camera. Homeowners can rest assured no neighbours or strangers would dare act dodgy outside your house. This ’security camera’ even comes with a bright red light!
Instead of spending thousands on a home security system, consider this cheap and effective way to help prevent or deter suspicious activity. Get one here.
2. Smart Lock
Often lose your house keys and got locked out of the house? Well, your troubled days are over because a smart lock makes it easy to lock and unlock your door with the touch of a button. Hidden discreetely and disguised as a normal key lock, the Danalock uses your smartphone to control the locking system, including activity logging to monitor all comings and goings!
Designed specifically for ease of installation and ease of use, this is one of the most affordable DIY Smart Lock ever! Get yours here.
3. Smart Alarm
Small in size, the AEOTEC Siren is a new generation of Z-wave devices that comes with 106 dB super loud siren and 5 siren sound to choose from. With the backup battery and built-in LEDs to light the way in an emergency, homeowners can have a peace of mind during a power failure.
Install one in your home today, shop here.
4. Wireless Charging Pad
Compatible with any Qi-enabled smartphones, the stylish and portable Belkin Qi Wireless Charging Pad provides a fast-charging experience. Designed with homeowners in mind, the soft charging pad prevents scratching and slipping of mobile devices and furniture's surface.
Simply place your phone on the charging pad and wait for the LED indicator to light up. You never have to look for a cable again! Shop here.
5. Automation Control Hub
Available in two colours–Chalk & Charcoal–the Google Home Mini is a powerful little helper for any homeowner. Ask it questions. Tell it to do things. From managing your day to controlling your smart home devices, It's your personal Google, always ready to help. Experience the future of smart homes yourself. Get one here.
Check out the full collection of smart home devices here.
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