New York-based startup SmartThings is offering the world a new way to control your smart home with an app.
As of Thursday, SmartThings will offer a set of devices designed for home automation, called SmartThings Connected Home.
The company has partnered with companies like Apple, Samsung, Amazon, Google, Philips, Dell, Sony, and more to create the devices, and they’re all designed to allow users to set up a smart control system without having to purchase a full-fledged smart home control system.
With the new app, SmartHome, SmartSwitch, and SmartApps, the company is offering control of smart home automation devices as an extension of the user’s existing control system, which can be controlled with a smartphone or tablet.
The SmartThings app is compatible with both iOS and Android, allowing users to connect up to five SmartThings devices to a single SmartThings Hub with the push of a button.
It works as an alternative to a traditional smart home system, allowing you to connect devices to your home network in the same way you connect your smartphone to your router.
Users can also add additional smart devices to the list of connected devices, allowing them to access more of the control and monitoring functions of their home.
SmartThings connected home will work with SmartThings Home Hub, SmartWalls, SmartFences, SmartPlanes, SmartStories, SmartShops, and the new SmartApps.
There will also be the ability to add smart home devices to other devices that the user has previously connected to the Hub.
The app is available now in the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store.
You can learn more about the SmartThingsConnectedHome app and the SmartApps at smartthings.com/connectinghome.
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