Whether you want to access media, plan your tasks or control the temperature of your home, you can do simply everything using the devices compatible with Google Home. Each of these devices can be controlled from anywhere with the help of apps that can run on both iOs and Android. With Dubai becoming increasingly tech-savvy and smart initiatives receiving a positive response from residents, there is no doubt that the future of innovation is bright. We have lined-up some of the best Google devices for your Dubai home to share with you your household responsibilities!
List of the Google Devices for your Dubai home
Here is a list of some of the devices that can aid you in household tasks. Each of them works using the popular Google Assistant.
Google Nest Hub Max
Google Nest Hub Max is a handy tool that keeps you connected with your loved ones and looks out for your home when you’re away. It features a camera with both video call, security cam and voice recognition capabilities. While security cam and voice recognition options keep your home safe and secure, video call helps you keep a track of your family when you are not around.
You can also enjoy looking at Google Photos, watching YouTube videos and listening to music on the 10-inch HD screen of this device. With a Nest Aware subscription, you also get continuous video recordings and alerts.
JBL Link 20
Another Google device that you can install to your home is JBL Link 20. A voice-activated Bluetooth speaker, JBL delivers rich stereo sound, when connected to WiFi. With a built-in Google Assistant, it plays podcasts and songs from a number of digital music services, including Google Play Music and Spotify.
It is powered by a long, rechargeable battery that offers you 10 hours of continuous audio playtime. The device is water-resistant so you can listen to your favourite songs on it, even when it’s raining.
August Smart Lock Pro
August Smart Lock Pro is one of the best Google security devices that you can install in your home. With August, your phone is now your key. The device works based on an app called August. Using the phone’s GPS and geo-fencing technology, the app opens the door for you the moment you arrive and closes it when you leave.
It helps you lock and unlock your door from anywhere and grant keyless entry to your family and friends. Other than that, it also sends you smart alerts throughout the day so you can keep a track of who came and went from your home. The app is compatible with both Android and iOs devices.
Chromecast is one of the best streaming devices for your home. With Chromecast, you can watch a video on your TV even if it isn’t smart. It will plug into your HDTV via WiFi and play any kind of video you want. Once you’ve set it up, you can tell Chromecast to play your favourite Game of Thrones episode, it will display it right onto your TV.
In fact, it also displays content from your Chrome browser that you would, otherwise, watch on your laptop or computer screen.
Solis SO-2000 is a voice-activated Bluetooth and WiFi Wireless speaker equipped with a clock. It has the Google Assistant built-in so you can not just listen to your favourite track but use it for various other purposes as well. You can set alarms, manage everyday tasks and find answers on Google Search via this mini speaker. In fact, you can use it to control many smart devices around your home.
With two 5-watt speakers, it offers endless hours of entertainment from popular streaming channels such as Google Play Music, Spotify or more. It is Chromecast-enabled so you can also play songs on it that you already have on your laptop, tablet or phone.
Nest Thermostat is among the list of Google Home compatible devices that have a built-in Google Assistant access. It adapts to your cooling and heating preferences. With Nest Thermostat, you can control the temperature of your home. You can make any room of your house cooler or warmer based on your choice.
When it comes to installing the thermostat, download the Nest app on your phone. The app will walk you through everything step by step, making it easier for you to set up the device at home.
You have lots of plants at your home that need to be watered on a daily basis but due to your tough schedule, you don’t get time. Worry not, Orbit B-hyve is the best solution for you. With the help of Google Assistant or Alexa, this smart faucet will keep your plants watered just at the right time.
You can also set a spray and watering schedule. All you have to do is to install the Orbit app on your iOs or Android phone and customise the schedule there. The device will do the rest.
With Switchbot, you can make other devices smart at your home. Switch bot is a robotic button-pusher that can assist you in your tasks at home. It works with any rocker switch and button of any appliance. You can use it to turn on the lights or any home appliances.
It has an extended battery life and is easy to set up. You can also set built-in timers using the SwitchBot App.
Nanoleaf Canvas has a range of smart wall panels that light up in a variety of colours as a response to any song playing or your voice. The device is both interesting and funny. If you are caressing your pet, the device will pick from peaceful blues and greens; you are disciplining your child – the device will display angsty reds and oranges.
You can also customise the set of colours and illumination patterns using the Nanoleaf app. The app works on both Android and iOs devices.
Wyze Cam is an excellent addition to your Google smart home devices. It features a motion sensor and camera that can easily detect the presence of human beings and smoke particles around your home.
With a microSD card slot, it also makes continuous recordings. Undoubtedly, this white cube device is one of those big things that come in small packages.
From managing tasks at the workplace to taking care of the needs of your children, you already have a lot on your plate. Seeking some assistance from Google Home is surely not a bad idea.
Other than these Google smart home devices, plenty of other trendy gadgets in Dubai are there for you as well.