17 Home Automation Products To Get Started in 2020

What makes a smart home device? It is defined in general by the ability of its users to connect to a Wi-Fi network and control with their smartphones. The majority of smart home products today is also compliant with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, Siri or the SmartThings app of Samsung. We have 25 cool, diverse and smart home devices, which we like to have in your own home, from smart speakers to climate control, smoke alarms, etc.

Roborock S6 Robot Vacuum

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The Roborock S6 is a stylish robot vacuum compliant with the voice commands of Amazon Alexa. It has a lot of cleaning capabilities, including vacuum and mop floors, quiet operation and state-of-the-art room mapping technology.

You can also control the S6 via a mobile app in addition to the Alexa commands. This option allows you to select a room to clean the vacuum.

The robot can clean in quiet mode for up to 3 hours. You may buy it in black or white. $649 at Amazon.

Arlo Pro 3 Wireless Home Security System

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The Arlo Pro 3 has a home security system that is conveniently enabled and compliant with Amazon Alexa and Google’s voice assistant commands. These will notify you when your cameras detect activity automatically and can activate an activated siren and allow you to contact emergency services if necessary.

The Pro 3 configuration comprises a base station with integrated siren and W-LAN camera modules with a 2K HDR image sensor, a wide-angle lens, integrated light, and robust magnetic mounts. Between battery charges, the weatherproof camera modules can also last for months. By adding more, you can expand your Arlo setup. $399 at Amazon.

LG C9 4K Smart OLED TV

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Driven by artificial intelligence and seamless access to Amazon Alexa and the Google Assistant, the LG C9 smart 4KTV gives you industry-leading picture quality. Finally, the TV is not only a magnificent entertainment hub but also a strong intelligent home base.

Thanks to its OLED display panel and high-quality image processing, the image quality provided by the LG C9 TV is remarkable. The TV also supports content formats HDR10 and Dolby Vision, so what you see always looks awesome. The support of Dolby Atmos is also one of the key elements for the LG C9, which ensures a driving audio experience. $1497 at Amazon ($503 OFF).

Sonos Beam Soundbar With Amazon Alexa

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The soundbar Sonos Beam has a lovely interface and outstanding audio quality. Like all Sonos products, the Beam can be mounted incredibly easily. Available in black and white, it can also be combined with almost any environment.

In addition to full compatibility with Alexa and Google Assistant, Sonos Beam supports Apple AirPlay 2. You can either install or incorporate the Beam soundbar in an existing Sono’s central part of a new multi-room audio system. $397 at Amazon.

Bose Portable Home Speaker

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The Bose Portable Home Speaker is connected to Wi-Fi and is also capable of using Amazon Alexa and Google’s Voice Assistant. If you set up the device using a mobile app, you can select the virtual assistant you prefer. Support is also available for Apple AirPlay 2.

The Portable Home Speaker is also ideal for on-going use with Bluetooth connectivity and water-resistant construction. The Bose SoundLink+ Revolve Bluetooth speaker has the same cool design and lovely carrying handle. The product is either black or silver.

The Home Speaker can last between charges for up to 12 hours. A USB-C plug is used to recharge your battery. Bose also offers the speaker an optionally comfortable loading cradle. $349 at Amazon.

August Smart Lock Pro Door Lock

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The August Smart Lock Pro is compatible with most deadbolts, so it can become an integral part of a connected home setup almost any door. We like this because you can hold your home keys with the smart home gadget.

With a mobile app, you can monitor lock entry, check your use history and receive alerts when somebody opens the door. The August Smart Lock Pro is compatible with Amazon Alexa, Apple HomeKit and the Google assistant. You can control it and check your door status with voice commands. $159 at Amazon ($120 Savings).

Wemo Mini Smart Plug

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The mini smart plug of WeMo can work with Amazon Alexa, the Apple HomeKit and the Google Assistant.

The sleek wireless connected device can be controlled from anywhere and schedules of all connected devices can be set. Even while away from home may you randomize your lights to create an illusion that you did not leave. $20 at Amazon ($15 OFF).

Philips Hue White and Color Ambiance​ Lighting Kit

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The Philips lighting kit supports an amazing 16 million colors, including 50 000 shades of white, so that you can always find the perfect atmosphere. Amazon Alexa, Apple Home Kit, Google Assistant, Nest, and all popular home automation programs.

Three bulbs and a hub are part of the start kit. Additional standalone bulbs can be easily purchased and added to your existing lighting system. $149 at Amazon.

​Logitech Harmony Elite Universal Remote Control​


The Logitech Harmony Elite is the market’s best universal remote control. In every room of your house or apartment, it can control nearly every electronics you own (which supports over 270,000 devices!), including TVs, game consoles, streamers, and sound systems, for example.

The remote control has Wi-Fi and a bright-colored touch screen. A free app is also available to convert your smartphone into a remote. It is also compliant with Alexa voice commands-everything you need is an Amazon Echo or another smart speaker. $263 at Amazon ($86 OFF).

Arlo Video Doorbell

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The Arlo video doorbell is sleek and easy to install (it requires existing wiring) and allows users to see and talk with visitors from home.

If a visitor presses its button, the Alexa compatible gadget will call your phone directly. It will also send you alerts if motions are detected. You can use the doorbell of Arlo on your own or attach it to the excellent home security systems of the company.

The weatherproof app can display high-resolution images, including in the dark, with a maximum field of view of 180 degrees. It has an integrated siren and the ability to contact emergency services if required. $149 at Amazon.

LG LP1419IVSM Dual Inverter Portable Smart Air Conditioner

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Smart portable air conditioner LG LP1419IVSM Dual Inverter is equipped with excellent cooling performance and elegant design, with a silent, simply wow-inducing operation.

The air conditioner is compatible with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant’s voice commands. You can also regulate it with the LG mobile application SmartThinQ. There is also a bundled remote control with a handy digital display.

The Dual Inverter tech of the brand enables the device to operate impressively silently. It also makes an extremely energy efficient commodity. It has a cooling capacity of a maximum of 14,000 BTU. $629 at Amazon.

ecobee SmartThermostat

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The SmartThermostat Ecobee uses room sensors to monitor your home’s temperature. You can attach multiple sensors for the best results depending on the size of the living space.

The smart features of the device include full support for Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant via integrated speaker and microphone. SmartThermostat also supports Samsung SmartThings, the Apple HomeKit, and the home automation IFTTT interface. $239 at Amazon.

Amazon Echo Studio Smart Speaker

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As its name implies, the Amazon Echo Studio is an audiophile speaker powered by Alexa. It can deliver high fidelity, 3D enhanced sound with five audio drivers. It is perfect to highlight the newly launched Music HD streaming package.

The Echo Studio is a powerful and smart home hub, enabling you to easily control connected devices and devices with voice commands. A Fire TV streaming device allows the speaker to wirelessly upgrade the sound of the video content you stream.

In a stereo setup, you can couple two Echo Studio speakers. An Amazon Echo Sub for a more powerful low range even has an option to add. $199 at Amazon.

Coway Airmega 400S Smart Air Purifier

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The air purifier Coway Airmega 400S can cover up to 1560 square feet of living area, making its considerable price tag worth. One of the best products of its kind is the integrated, real-time air-quality sensor and the sophisticated dual-filter configuration that enables it to keep particles and smells alive.

The air purifier can be controlled via a smartphone app or Amazon Alexa. It is also possible to replenish filters automatically using Amazon Dash Refill technology. $587 at Amazon.

Netgear Orbi Mesh Wi-Fi System

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The Netgear Orbi Mesh Wi-Fi system contains an Orbi satellite that packs a smart Amazon Alexa speaker. The Orbi Voice has a high audio quality due to its form factor, created in partnership with Harman / Kardon.

Easy to install, the Orbi Mesh wi-fi system is powerful to accommodate up to 4,500 square feet of space, with high-quality Wi-Fi, and takes minutes to implement and run a simple mobile app. $239 at Amazon ($190 OFF).

TP-Link Kasa Smart HS300 Power Strip

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The power strip connected by TP-Link Kasa Smart packs six power outlets individually controlled and three USB ports to recharge smaller devices. The useful gadget is compliant with all Amazon Alexa and Google Assistants as well as Cortana voice commands, just like all TP-Link products. There is no support for Apple HomeKit.

The smart gadget lets you record the electricity consumption of the devices it supplies. Naturally, the product has built-in surge protection, as expected from an intelligent energy strip. $69 at Amazon ($10 OFF).

First Alert Onelink Safe & Sound Smoke + Carbon Monoxide Alarm

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The First Alert Onelink Saf & Sound is carbon monoxide and smoke detector that has an integrated high-grade speaker with full function of Amazon Alexa. The system will warn you through your voice and an 85-decibel warning when you are home, and also give you smartphone alerts while you are away if anything happens.

A hardwire-cabled installation is required for the Onelink Safe & Sound, as simple as possible. All you have to do is install and follow the instructions to continue with the First Alert mobile application. $178 at Amazon ($71 OFF).

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