Top 5 Smarthome Products in 2019

In today’s technology-driven world, every household has a smarthome device that provides convenience and security 24/7. In line with this, the smarthome device industry is rapidly growing. Different gadgets and devices enter the market almost every year. To find the best gadgets for your home, here is the list of the top five devices in 2019:

1. Amazon Echo Show 8

This new addition to the Echo Show line features an HD display panel and a slightly larger screen compared to its previous version, the Echo Show 5. Because Amazon is positioning this device to be used primarily in the kitchen, you can now watch Food Network TV shows on this device. Launched in September 2019, it comes with an 8-inch HD display. It is now easier to follow recipes, as well as save those recipes with Amazon's voice recognition platform, Alexa.

2. Ecobee SmartThermostat

This WiFi-based thermostat lets you control your home temperature, from heating to air conditioning, with an app or with your own voice. The newest version includes a state-of-the-art remote sensor that can read the ambient temperature and occupancy so it can adjust accordingly. Equipped with new intelligent features, it can also help you save at least 23% annually on your heating and cooling costs. You can also call your friends, stream music and control other smart devices with Ecobee SmartThermostat with Alexa built into the system.

3. Arlo Q

With its great video quality from its excellent cameras, Arlo Q is 2019’s best webcam-based security camera. It has strong motion and sound detection, plus it comes with a free cloud-storage plan. According to its users, Arlo Q is very simple to set up for indoor monitoring. Its scheduling is deeper and more flexible than most of its competitors.

4. Nest Hello

This doorbell camera continuously records videos and its facial recognition feature lets you know who’s at your door by name and it can distinguish between people and cars. Because of this, the notifications you receive are very accurate and precise. With its 2019 release, Google has added a package detection feature so it can alert you when packages arrive at your door.

5. Amazon Echo Dot – 3rd Generation

Voice assistants are the starting point for building a smarthome. Amazon’s new generation of Echo Dot offers more skills and support for more third-party devices and applications such as Pandora, Spotify, Audible and Sirius XM among others. It is the most compact smart speaker in Amazon’s line so it can fit into small spaces. The improved speaker quality provides richer and louder sound as compared to the previous generations and it can be paired with a second Echo Dot for stereo sound. As a result of Amazon’s efforts to produce eco-friendly devices, this new version comes in a cloth-covered finish, with softer and rounded edges.

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