The new WiFi-based products improve homeowners’ ability to scale up and remotely view both the interior and exterior of their home.
(June 27, 2016 - London)smanos, a trendsetting innovator and dynamic developer of wireless smart home and DIY security systems, is proudly bringing its Red Dot and Computex d&i Gold design icon K1, newly launched UFO Panoramic Camera and Smart Video Doorbell, as well as its highly acclaimed WiFi and cellular portfolio, to the world’s leading security exhibition, IFSEC International from June 21 to 23 in London, UK.
The complete smanos smart home portfolio speaks minimalistic elegance, self-installation and self-monitoring, and is available at Stand C1100 at the ExCeL London throughout the 3 days. From WiFi, cellular, app-enabled alarm and video systems to remote energy and security management, smanos solutions cater to today’s mobile-driven lifestyles and ever-evolving residential needs, and ensure homeowners have complete control, comfort and visual confirmation right at their fingertips within a few short minutes and easy swipes and taps.
The K1, the ultimate home automation and security center, is smanos’s ultimate smart home gateway, combining butler- and guard-like functions into a stack of esthetically pleasing round discs. “This year, we have added a few cool features to the K1 smart home hub so that it is Z-Wave compatible and works with the Google Nest® thermostat and Amazon Echo,” said Hayden Hsu, SVP Strategy & Marketing. “With K1’s intuitive operation and user-adjustable scalability, your smart and connected home has just become that much more adorable and affordable with the smanos K1.” The newly enhanced K1 kit will be globally available in September 2016 at an MSRP of €299.
Available separately or as part of the K1 system, smanos’s new UFO Panoramic WiFi HD Camera brings clarity, immersive vision and ease of use to home monitoring, through its surveillance-grade HD fisheye lens, superior night vision and accurate motion detection technology. The smanos UFO camera can be mounted on the ceiling or a desk surface and provides three selectable 1080p views simultaneously: a 360-degree bird’s eye view, an auto-corrected 180-degree panoramic view and a 90-degree quad view. By using your iOS or Android smartphone. The footage is stored on-site (via an optional microSD memory card) and soon can be accessed, shared and archived remotely via the cloud. The smanos UFO Panoramic WiFi HD Camera will be globally available in July 2016 at an MSRP of €179.
As a newly anointed winner of 2016 COMPUTEX d&i awards, smanos’s new Smart Video Doorbell empowers you to answer the door even when you’re not home! The doorbell captures and sends real-time video and audio to the homeowner’s and their family members’ smartphones. Using the iOS or Android smartphone app, users can then speak with the visitor – or potential intruder – from anywhere in the world as long as the Internet (via WiFi or cellular signals) is available. The doorbell features simple DIY installation, is battery-powered for usage around 10 weeks, and allows you to wire to your existing door chime if desired using the AC power module. The doorbell works independently or with any smanos WiFi alarm system, and can easily expand to connect to other wireless sensors as your living situation evolves. The smanos Smart Video Doorbell will be available for purchase globally in August 2016 at an MSRP of €199.
Designed in the Netherlands and marketed worldwide, smanos is our complete security, monitoring and automation system lineup for today’s homeowners, said Brian Borghardt, General Manager of Europe. “What makes smanos a must-have brand to distributors and retailers is that we’re truly committed to researching, designing and delivering innovative, comprehensive and easy-to-use smart home solutions that will help them outperform their sales and profit targets.” Worldwide, what’s being demanded in the residential market these days is smart, simple, sleek, mobile yet compact and integrated ingenuity, and smanos will continue providing just that, with even more home automation, remote management and monitoring options.
In the picturesque outskirts of Amsterdam (Hoofddorp) came about the inception of smart home technology brand smanos in 2013. Harnessing cutting-edge design concepts and ergonomics, smanos delivers the ultimate user experience of wireless smart home and DIY security systems to households worldwide. Promising more than just a sense of security, smanos also ensures user-definable comfort and convenience, along with mobile accessibility and confirmation. In its pursuit for perfection in human-centric research and design, smanos continues to wow homeowners by putting the smarts of smart home and smart security directly in their hands. Dream big and live smart with smanos now!