Smart community, viewed as a bigger unit of smart home, requires integrated security for the whole neighborhood and its residents. Smart devices play important role in the community management. Intercom and door lock, are usually standard but critical in a smart community. They control visitors and deliverymen’s entry and prevent possible intrusions. Nowadays, IoT techs realize the smart residential community solutions which can help to connect the residents to a help center. The following smart products are the selected must-sees at 2018 SMAhome Expo upcoming in Taipei for a better community safety and security.
Amroad XL Community Station
The elegant Amroad XL Community Station is a flush-mounted intercom that catches visitor’s attention. Large words in high contrast are combined with special audio feedbacks to make the interface easily legible and usable by everyone including the elderly and those with visual or hearing limitations. Residents are allowed to enter their home with a quick scan of an RFID card without physical keys.
When placed in residential community or building, Amroad XL Community Station is possible to directly connect with porter services or building security. By simply pressing the “bell” button, it serves as an essential function for delivery services, guests and tenants not carrying an access card. Further, it is rated IP55 for outdoor protection.
Ardomus IoT Gateway Venation P1
The plud-shaped gateway Venation P1 supports multiple wireless protocol including ZigBee, Z-Wave, and IQRF, as well as IP networking capability for control and communication with connected devices. With Amazon AWS IoT already built-in, simply activating the IoT cloud for projects and device management, and users can enjoy the convenience and business efficiency for further intellectual development. Venation P1 is also compatible with KNX and Modbus. The compatible app helps quick installation, pair with the router and bridge IoT devices to IP network, and control the devices.
Klacci Facial Recognition iF-94 Mortise Lock
iF-94 Mortise Lock features both the strength for security and sleek appearance. With the compatible smartphone app, not only your face but the phone is the key to the door lock. All digital keys are integrated into its simple Smartlinke app, all of which can be activated by its multiple identification security system, using one single set of passcode, fingerprint and facial image. The verification data is stored users’ phone, so they can be periodically changed for a more flexible and added security.
Brinno Peephole Camera SHC1000
With the Peephole Camera from Brinno, homeowners know whatever happens at the door or within your community. Peephole Camera SHC1000 watches over anyone approaching near the front door with its modern clear widescreen wireless camera. The hidden peephole camera secretly auto records images of all visitors when motion is detected, and captures best angled image. The secret motion detector, and the digital visitor log stored behind the door at local SD card all add extra shield of home protection and give users an ease of mind.
WaferLock WEL-3900 4 in 1 Electronic Lock
WEL-3900 4 in 1 Electronic Lock enables access via fingerprint, NFC scanning card, touch passcode, and physical keys, providing users multiple ways of locking and unlocking the door. When the door status changes, the lock reports it with voice notifications such as “door unlocked” and “low battery”. The 3D fingerprint recognition upgrades the accuracy and simultaneously prevents burglars and break-ins.
HomeScenario HBI-750 IP Public Intercom Station
HBI-750 is an IP-based pubic intercom station suitable for home and community access communication. Installed in the public area, user can simply press the intercom button to call HBI-1000 management console. Optionally, the HBI-750 provides panic button so user can send alarm message in case of emergency. The HBI-750D is equipped with Mifare RFID. When connected with HSC-1000 management server the HBI-750D can be used for centralized access control. An LED illumination will keep users updated about the device status as well as for night vision.