The new VeraEdge is a fully featured smart home gateway with an integrated WiFi router.
The little home automation controller is around 4 inches wide and is powered by a 600MHz MIPS SoC with 128MB of flash memory and 128MB of RAM. Round the back is a single Ethernet LAN port and a USB port. The unit incorporates the latest Z-Wave Plus chip and 802.11 a/b/g/n Wi-Fi.
It will control over 220 devices from a selection over over 1,200 compatible Z-Wave modules available from multiple manufacturers. You can set and control your smart home with the Edge using mobile apps for iOS or Android smartphone or tablet, or use your computer (Mac or Windows).
The system can also record and report on your household energy consumption providing a quick dashboard display of energy stats. Integrate it with your IP CCTV cameras too and use Geofencing to trigger events and notifications.
Easy yet powerful one-app control for cameras, door locks, sensors, thermostats and other home automation and security devices (sold separately) you can view and control from anywhere! Create custom scenes and sequences. Use smartphone, tablet or computer for control and setup. Provides home/small business security, energy savings and peace of mind. Compatible with 1200+ devices from most major brands. Z-Wave Plus and Wi-Fi wireless connections. No monthly fees are required.
The new smart home controller retails for around £150 and the first European batch should be available early next week (pre-order now from the Vesternet link below).
- Home Automation Controller compatible with 1300 Z-Wave devices including door locks, cameras, motion sensors and security sensors
- Use your mobile devices to view and control your home automation devices from anywhere. No monthly fees; no contracts
- View all your cameras and control all your devices from one easy app. See and control your system from any mobile device from anywhere
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