5 Things in Your Home/Office That Amazon Alexa/Echo and Google Nest/Mini Can Connect To
In 2020, about 157 million smart speakers were owned in homes across America. The most popular of these speakers are Amazon Alexa/Echo and Google Nest/Mini speakers. Most people only use these smart devices for audio entertainment purposes, like listening to music or podcasts and so on. However, these speakers have a lot more potential than you think.
Within the Amazon Alexa app and the Google Home app, you can connect to multiple compatible smart devices that you may already have in your home or office. Using the voice assistant smart speaker, you can control more than just your tunes. Below are seven compatible automations that you can connect to your smart speaker today.
1. Smart LED Light Bulbs
Turn your lights on and off from anywhere that your speaker can hear you.
2. Smart Locks/Deadbolts
Forgot to lock the doors before getting into bed? Just tell your speaker to do it for you.
3. Smart Thermostats
Adjust the temperature in your house or office with your voice.
4. Smart TVs
Not all televisions are compatible with smart speakers, but a number of newer TV’s are. Just double check to make sure yours is one of them.
5. Security Cameras
Like TV’s not all cameras are compatible but the ones that do are worth checking out!
For a more detailed explanation on specific compatible smart devices click HERE for Amazon Alexa/Echo, and HERE for Google Nest/Mini.
Samara Towers does We Are More's PR & Marketing which includes writing our blogs! She was born and raised in Hawaii and graduated from Corban University with a Bachelors Degree in Creative Writing. She produces content to give our audience more insight and opinions on technical solutions big and small.