Here are the top 10 tech products you need for the ultimate smart home.
JVC LX-UH1 DLP Projector
The LX-UH1 is a high-performance 4K UHD/HDR home theatre projector from Homemation, with compact design and wide-lens shift for easy installation. Thanks to its 2 000-lumen output, there is no need to pull the curtain. This projector is ideal for all your broadcast, streaming and BD viewing. Expect 4K resolution (3 840 x 2 160) and a dynamic contrast ratio of 100 000:1.
EPIC 3 – dual band wireless AC3100 gigabit router with Domotz and router limits
EPIC 3 with Domotz represents the latest in Wi-Fi technology and remote management for a superior Wi-Fi experience. Roaming is solved with its built-in wireless controller by Roam Assist™ technology – allowing you to easily add up to two more wireless APs for a seamless Wi-Fi experience. Available from Homemation.
Google Home Mini
Hands-free around the house, Mini is powered by the Google Assistant. So whenever you need help, it’s by your side. Whether you are looking for answers, tackling your day or looking to stream the latest content, Google Home Mini lets you control your smart home with your voice. Available from Quantum Intelligent Systems, Google Home Mini works with more than 1 000 smart home devices from more than 150 brands.
The RM-Pro controls all devices/appliances working on 433MHz and 315 MHz frequencies throughout your home. Use your mobile phone to control your TV, DVD, air conditioner, electric curtains, lamps, air purifiers and so much more. It operates over Wi-Fi and mobile internet, at home and away. The RM-Pro lets you schedule your own on/off times using the built-in timer from anywhere over a mobile network. Available from Quantum Intelligent Systems, it is compatible with Apple and Android smartphones.
Wi-Fi Door Lock
Available from The Smart Home Shop, this Alexa-compatible Wi-Fi-enabled smart lock is available in a sleek aluminium finish. The lock has the following enabled technology: NFC communication, embedded fingerprint reader, manual locking mechanism and Wi-Fi enabled control. It provides a standby time of up to 20 000 hours and uses 4 x AA batteries.
Wi-Fi-enabled Irrigation Controller
This automatic sprinkler controller, from The Smart Home Shop, gives you a smarter way to water your garden. It can be controlled via smartphone from any corner of the world and works with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant for hands-free voice control. Cover your entire garden with up to nine zones of control.
Take your streaming to the next level with Kaleidescape, which allows you to own your movie in a full uncompressed 4K UHD format. Unlike other streaming services, it will download the movie in its full form to the server at home. A normal streaming movie might be 3GB to 5GB, but with Kaleidescape, it will be over 50GB. That’s 10 times the information, which means better picture and better sound. Available from BNC Technology.
CSEED Outdoor Speakers
The CSEED outdoor speaker system from BNC Technology pops out the ground and brings your home to life. Playing at a phenomenal 125db, this speaker system will leave you and your visitors in awe. Transform your outdoor space into the best experience by the pool with CSEED outdoor speakers. The system is wirelessly controlled and will impress your most discerning guest.
The S9A OLED TV
With a powerful built-in PQ (Performance Qualification) processor, the S9A OLED TV from SYKWORTH can display the best image and create an extraordinary experience for its audience. The S9 can only be described as turning imagination into reality. OLED TVs do not require lights behind the pixels because these are able to light up on their own individually and, in turn, switch off completely when they’re supposed to appear black. Let your SKYWORTH S9A OLED TV be your home’s “Smart Hub”, where at the click of a button, or the sound of your voice, any other paired Bluetooth device around your home will respond.
Connect your home to Vuma Fibre from Vumatel and experience unlimited connectivity from the comfort of your home. The benefits of Vuma Fibre stretch from the ability to work from home to having unlimited access to online entertainment and a world of abundant access to education. A decade ago, connecting over four devices to the same network without any interference in internet connectivity was a pipe dream. But with the innovative technology of Fibre-To-The-Home this is now possible. Not only does having fibre in your home give you a seamless and affordable internet experience, but it instantly increases the value of your property.