The current number of IoT products (31 billion) have surpassed the number of humans (7.809 billion)!
A concept that was introduced about 20 years ago has taken the world by storm! IoT or Internet of Things is a cool technology making headlines throughout the world. Whether it is sensors or connectivity and smart devices, everyone is talking about the usefulness of IoT.
With the drastic increase in the number of users who use them daily, the market for IoT devices is expanding rapidly. Every second 127 new IoT devices are connected to the web.
Analytics Insight compiles the list of Top 10 IoT devices Critical to the New Digital Revolution-
Google Home Voice Controller
Google Home Voice Controller is a smart IoT device which allows the user to enjoy features like media, alarms, lights, thermostats, control the volume and much more functions just by their voice. Google home allows uses to listen to media letting them control TV and speakers and managing timers and alarms.
It can remotely handle the volume and home lights as well aiding them to plan their day and get things done automatically.
Amazon Echo Plus Voice Controller
Amazon Echo Plus voice controller is a popular and reliable IoT device that does calls, plays songs, sets timers and alarms. Eco provides information and manages the to-do, shopping lists, house instruments, and several other things.
Integrated with 6-7 microphones, Amazon Echo offers good technical specification and sound cancellation. It is capable of hearing the user’s voice from all the directions even when songs are played.
Nest Smoke Alarm
Nest Smoke Alarm that thinks, speaks and alerts a user’s mobile phone about any un-wanted emergencies in their home. The user can manage this alarm with the phone without any extra hardware. The installation is easy and can be set up through iPhone, iPad or Android device. The Nest Smoke Alarm has certain colours like green, yellow, red to communicate with a user according to the situations.
Philips Hue Bulbs and Lighting System
Philips Hue is a very famous IoT device and is used as a personal wireless lighting system that allows to control the lights and create the right ambiance for every moment. The lightning system come with their own light schedules and comfort dimming, letting users to create their ambiance, wake up, wellbeing, etc.
Logitech Harmony Universal Remote
Logitech Harmony is a powerful and useful IoT smart device for daily purposes. It is a universal remote which lets users to remotely control house media, lighting, and other smart devices from one location, featuring of up to 8 remotes, and supporting more than 5000 brands this IoT remote educes complexity and clusters in-house.
August Doorbell Cam
August Doorbell Cam is an effective IoT innovation allowing the user to answer their door from anywhere or remote location. It constantly checks doors and also captures motion changes on the doorsteps.
Users get a free 24-hour video recording with a speedy and hassle-free installation process.
Footbot Air Quality Monitor
Foobot is a reliable IoT device to measure indoor pollution levels and leads to improved air quality in houses, workplace, and indoor public spaces. This IoT device keeps humidity and temperature levels in check and helps to develop more focus and energy by breathing fresh air.
Petnet Smart Pet Feeder
With Petnet’s help, users no longer have to stay at their house with the pet at all times. This smart tech can determine the best food for their pets, the timing and the amount of food. What’s best about Petnet smart pet feeder is that it can take care of a user’s dog or cat even if they are not at home and can dispense the food just as the user would do.
August Smart Lock
August Smart Lock is a reliable security IoT device allowing the users to manage their doors from any location hassle-free. It keeps thieves away and lets the user know about each and every person coming and going. The August smart lock provides unlimited digital keys giving the status updates of their doors if it is properly closed or not.
It has an auto-unlock feature and as soon as the user arrives near the door it opens automatically.
Nest Learning Thermostat
Before allowing this device to take charge of the temperature users need to connect it with Alexa for giving voice commands. It’s a ‘learning’ thermostat and it detects a user’s routine automatically. Another perk is that the Nest Learning Thermostat device also shows the amount of energy users save in a given time.
Samsung SmartThings Hub
Most of the IoT devices serve a dedicated problem only. However, Samsung goes beyond such traditional approaches and takes a control of the entire home with a single unit. Thermostat, lights, plugs, speakers or anything else with the required technical specs, everything can be connected to a central hub, which can be controlled from the phone.
Users can also integrate more security features for guarding their existing electrical devices.