With the V3 Max Robot Vacuum, Viomi has introduced a 3-in-1 cleaning solution where the robot can not only vacuum, but it can mop as well. Users will be able to choose between sweeping only, mopping only, or a combination of sweeping and mopping to get you the cleanest floors possible. Viomi is boasting that with its algorithm, the mopping function on this lidar robot vacuum and mop can mimic manual mopping methods with 97.5% cleaning coverage, plus it can also help to get rid of stubborn stains thanks to the soft and hard fibered mop strips. This lidar robot vacuum is also smart enough to release just enough water to mop your floors but not so wet that you will slip on it afterward.
As expected of most modern-day smart gadgets, the Viomi V3 Max Robot Vacuum can be controlled via Mijia App. All you need to do is download the Xiaomi Mijia app and you’re all set. It even features digital assistant integration so if you want to use your voice to command it, it will play nicely with Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa.
The Nest Protect is one of the best security solutions in the world.
It’s the smartest smoke and carbon monoxide detector in the world and has a simple-to-use digital dashboard and mobile app.
You can easily monitor it from your smartphone and it alerts you when there’s a problem. It also detects carbon monoxide gas and sends a warning to your phone.
The device can be found in 30 countries around the world. It also provides live streaming of its data to Nest’s security cameras.
The major downside is that the Protect is bulky and not always 100 percent accurate.
iRobot Roomba 960
The iRobot Roomba 960 is the best-selling robotic vacuum cleaner and was voted best vacuum cleaner in 2016.
It uses WiFi technology to clean your house from a remote location.
Honeywell Smart Thermostat
The Honeywell Smart Thermostat (HST), a simple solution that can be implemented in any home without changing anything on your electric bill.
It is a major step forward in the smart home technology.
Honeywell Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat is equipped with a feature that can automatically adjust the temperature during the day to save energy. It can also send a message to your mobile phone to tell you that your home has warmed up.
It’s the one and only device that you need to achieve a comfortable temperature inside the home.
Jabra Harmony Elite
The Harmony Elite is the smallest and most portable smart home speaker available on the market today.
With voice activation, you can control your smart home using only your voice.
It has three built-in microphones to handle any noise in the room.
Looking to see who is at your door right when you’re not around? Just hook up Ring’s doorbell and let Ring’s app give you real-time notifications so you never miss anyone.
Roku Streaming Stick+
The Roku Streaming Stick+ has all the latest streaming features you need to enjoy Netflix, YouTube and more with the convenience of one remote.
You can also buy the new voice remote to give you easy control on your TV without relying on a phone.
You can connect to the Roku via the Wi-Fi, bluetooth or coax cable for the best connection. It even comes with an Ethernet port for extra speed.
If you want a reliable solution to watch shows and movies without fuss, the Roku Streaming Stick+ is a great option.
Ring Security Camera
Athena Security Camera (Ring) is a new contender in the smart home market.
It has voice control, making it the best security camera available in the market right now. It comes with Alexa integration, making it easy for you to control your house.
Ring is more than just a security camera, it can also send a push notification to your mobile phone if the camera is disturbed, and also provide a timeline of all events.
Wemo Light Switch
Lights are a common concern for people and a light switch helps with this. The new Wemo light switch will change the way we use our lights in the future.
The smart light switch is so useful that it can be used as a light switch, dimmer, and even music control.
It has a built-in microphone that can be used to switch your lights on and off and also to activate certain music on your favorite Spotify playlist.
The light switch is Wi-Fi enabled, so you can use it with Alexa, Siri, or Google Assistant.
It can be connected to the free app for IOS and Android phones, so you can use it without having to buy any extra accessories.
Almost all of the leading brands, such as LG, Samsung, GE and Honeywell, have introduced a smart plug for the smart home. They can control and dim your lights, switch on your A/C and even activate your HVAC system.
Kwikset Smart Lock System
Kwikset Smart Lock System is a system that allows you to manage, lock, unlock and change your Wi-Fi enabled locks without any buttons or fobs.
Smart light bulbs
LED bulbs offer new capabilities in the realm of smart homes. This is because LEDs last a lot longer, hence offer a more economical option for consumers to purchase.
A LED bulb usually requires no maintenance, apart from changing its color, because they will never burn out or overheat. This is one of the key reasons why LED light bulbs are increasingly becoming popular as smart home devices.
LED light bulbs allow you to manage your home in a new way, using software to customize the way your lights react to your behavior and needs. The security light bulb, for example, is controlled by a computer or phone, so that the lighting is customized according to the time of day.
Looking to make the next generation of smart homes? Then the voice assistants will be the way forward.
Many companies are incorporating voice assistants in their products to make your life easier. Many of them already have voice assistants ready to go. Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant are two of the most popular, used for smart home systems.
Amazon Alexa will allow you to use Alexa’s thousands of skills, set timers, check the weather, check sports scores, and much more.
Google Assistant can be used to control all kinds of smart home products, not just smart speakers. It’s worth adding that the Home Mini is available to all Google Assistant users for $49.
Security cameras and video doorbells
There are many smart home devices you can buy that keep a watchful eye on your home. However, the need to install multiple cameras to keep an eye on your house has, until now, been a hassle.
Olaoluwa Abimbola is bringing a different story to smart home devices with the launch of the Olaoluwa smart security cam.
The Olaoluwa smart security cam has a 180 degree view of the room. In addition to this, it has many advanced features, including motion detection, night vision, and advanced audio, among others.
It is IP68 rated, making it waterproof, and only costs $99.95.
Insta-VPN in India
VPNs are among the fastest growing internet-based tools today. According to experts, more than half of users access the web via VPNs.