The general belief when you have an idea is that a lighting bulb over the head appears and starts to shine. This was the case for the Cree Company which created the smartbulb. The developers have considerably updated Edison’s initial lighting bulb.
What is so great about this new smartbulb? The company crew states that the innovation regarding this bulb stays in its simplicity, compatibility and affordability. A mixing of the three main qualities of any technical or house electronics leads to the perfect product.
Compared to other smartbulbs available on market, the Cree bulb price range is the lowest available on market. Other major companies such as Philips have already launched their version of the bulb. Products like LIFX or Philips Hue cost around 100 dollars while the Connected Cree LED Bulb costs only 15 dollars.
What are the Connected Cree LED Bulb main advantages? Besides the most affordable price, this bulb replacement comes with some interesting set of features. It is compatible with ZiBee and Wink that allow the user to create his own “smart house”. The technology these 60 watt bulbs require allows its users to control them with their phone.
Also, the bulb comes with a three year guarantee. One of the most important features consists in its shatter-proof characteritic. So if the children start playing war battle with various objects from the house, no worries will be felt by their parents.
Since almost anyone now owns a smartphone using an Android or iOS systems, the new Connected Cree LED Bulb takes advantage of that ownership. Now, users can verify whether they have left the lights on in their homes by a few taps of the phone.
Discussions and commentaries about controlling homes with home application have been controversial and quite tedious. The future in house safety is without a doubt developing “smart houses”. Nowadays, everything seems to be getting smarter, a quality usually humans had, houses should not be missed from the whole “smart” picture. Any owner could verify his home’s status at any time using just the phone. Led bulbs are already a part of that plan.
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