Smart security and safety products are far more advanced than their traditional cousins. Such devices offer homeowners increased protection against damage and theft, and will keep you informed of any incidents that occur when you’re not home. Don’t forget to check out our previous Connected Home entries: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 and Part 4.
The second generation Nest Protect features an industrial grade smoke sensor that lasts for up to 10 years. Connect to it via your smartphone for alerts and updates and the ability to silence it remotely. Nest Protect is fitted with a Split-Spectrum Sensor capable of detecting fast and slow-burning fires, can detect poisonous carbon monoxide, tests itself over 400 times a day and reduces false alarms by searching for steam. This powerfully protective smoke alarm will keep you and your family safe from fire and carbon monoxide.
Current price: €119.00
Nest Security Camera
This advanced security camera offers super clear 1080p HD video quality, motion and sound detection and a Night Vision mode that enables you to see in the dark. You can watch a live stream remotely through your smartphone, and the camera will alert your mobile with an image should it detect anything suspicious. It’s extremely easy-to-use and continuously records video footage for up to 30 days. Additionally, the Nest Security Camera is fitted with a mic and speaker so you can listen in and reply using the Nest app.
Current price: €199.90
The Danalock Smartlock is a retrofit smartlock that provides greater household protection than traditional locks. It offers homeowners three methods for locking and unlocking their home including through the use of your smartphone. It can be easily mounted onto almost any door in a matter of minutes and configuring the lock is a quick and simple process.