You waited for this Prime Day 2021 ! As every year, the high mass of the e-commerce giant is an opportunity to do good business, in particular for everything related to the connected home. There are indeed many promotions on home automation and it is now or never to get equipped at reduced prices and have fun!
Amazon Echo : the pregnant Alexa up to -60%
It is a must for any connected home, the element with which everything will often begin: the connected speaker. If, in addition, you opt for Alexa which is by far the most effective in this area, then it is time to multiply them with in particular EchoDot 3 at -60%, the new Echo Dot 4 with or without clock, Echo 4 with its integrated ZigBee bridge, but also connected screens Echo Show 5 (2021) et Echo Show 8 (2021).
You live in Belgium, Luxembourg, Switzerland or any other country where you can get a speaker Amazon Echo is complicated: think of the international versions. Be careful, all the same, note that the plug remains European type.
Fire TV: in Cube or in Stick?
Do you like streaming? Your television is not connected? Want to add voice control to it? Amazon Fire TV is open to you. The most complete streaming system for Alexa turns any TV with an HDMI port into a voice-controlled connected TV! Find all your favorite services like Netflix, Disney +, Prime Video of course, but also Molotov, OCS, and much more. Canal + subscriber? This year, the range offered is smaller and Amazon only offers its two most powerful models: Fire TV Cube et Fire TV Stick 4K.
Kindle & Fire HD: cheap gift ideas!
Does your spouse like to read? Give him a Kindle e-reader ! Does your child want their own tablet? The Fire HDs are great at a reasonable price! Find, moreover, our test and opinion on Amazon Fire HD 8 who will soon have Alexa integrated!
Ring Alarm: secure your home at low cost!
Ring Alarm is a complete security system including opening and movement sensors, a base with a powerful integrated siren, very secure Z-Wave Plus technology, an integrated 3G chip and an internal battery for you warn even in the event of a power cut! Fully compatible Alexa, you just have to say “Alexa, I'm leaving ”and your accommodation is secure… Awesome!
Available in V1 and V2, besides the price, the only difference is the aesthetics of the sensors… The choice is yours!
Ring: cameras and doorbells connected to Alexa !
Boasting a super well-designed app, Ring cameras and doorbells are the most effective for users ofAlexa since it suffices to ask the voice assistant to display the flow on Echo Show. Better yet, the image is displayed directly if someone rings the doorbell or if the camera has detected movement! Did you say practical?
Nuki: the simple and secure connected lock!
With Nuki Combo 2.0 which consists of the connected lock Smart Lock 2.0 and its Bridge allowing it to connect to the Internet. Nuki's electronic lock unlocks your door automatically when you get home and locks it securely when you leave. Your smartphone simply stays in your pocket or bag! You also have full online access: lock or open your door at any time, wherever you are, to your loved ones, to the babysitter or even to neighbors or craftsmen passing through your home (and of confidence, eh !).
Connected sockets and switches
It is the basis of home automation, often the first object that we experience: the connected socket !
Lamps, bulbs and light fixtures
The connected lamps and luminaires are essential in home automation. Why? Because above all, they offer comfort and practicality. If, in addition, you have a voice assistant, you will not be able to do without it!
Safety is priceless, but cheap is also good. With these cameras compatible with our voice assistants, arming and disarming the system and displaying the feed on our connected screens has never been easier. Find our connected camera tests.
Somfy recently unveiled its new Somfy Alarm Advanced model, which is already benefiting from a reduction.
Connected thermostats: save on heating!
Admittedly, it is not too much of the season, but by buying now you will necessarily pay less (the manufacturers do not sell much anymore, they are therefore making efforts) and you will be ready to save on heating this winter ... Compatible Alexa, Google Home, these connected thermostats are real “must have”!
Wi-Fi Mesh: the end of the problems!
The problem affects everyone: our ISP boxes all have disastrous Wi-Fi! Fortunately, the mesh Wi-Fi routers replace them very simply and allow you to benefit from a good network everywhere in the house. It is essential to get started in a connected home called to be well loaded in home automation!
Fibaro: the power of Z-Wave
Various useful connected objects
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Robot vacuum cleaners: chores are a thing of the past!
Ah robots! Would they not be the most beautiful invention of Man? Either way, they are precious to us on a daily basis, saving us from painful and repetitive tasks, allowing us to devote ourselves to much more useful things. Now accessible, they are available in vacuum cleaners, scrubbers, and even mowers!