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The Level Of Security Provided By The Smart Lock May Determine Its Ability To Survive

Millions of consumers have already taken the plunge to invest in Smart Locks, while others are hesitant to make such a bold move. Many consumers are more at peace with their existing deadbolt, because it provides the necessities to keep their home secure and family safe. With the recent reporting about hackers remotely unlocking Smart Locks, it is no wonder why there is still such a high level of hesitation. Of course, this could actually apply to all connected devices, since they utilize an Android or iOS device as their main command center.

 

Kwikset Kevo Convert

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Turning A Traditional Deadbolt Into A Smart Lock With The Kwikset Kevo Convert Bluetooth Smart Lock

Many homeowners are concerned about the level of security a Smart Lock can provide. Of course, it is difficult to compare the security provided by a traditional deadbolt to a Smart Lock, but what if someone told you that you could make your lock smarter and still keep the same level of security. Well, you can with the Kwikset Kevo Convert Bluetooth Smart Lock. This is a very affordable solution to achieve the best of both worlds.

 

Kwikset Kevo Convert

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Examining The August Smart Lock More In-Depth

August Home, a leading Smart Lock provider, launched its second-generation Smart Lock on October 14, 2015. While millions of consumers immediately jump onboard, millions more were hesitant, because these devices are responsible for securing their most valuable asset, the home. There is always the concern that Smart Locks may not be able to provide the same level of security as a traditional deadbolt. While this may be true in some cases, the August Smart Lock is integrated with retrofitted physical hardware, which basically means that it works with the existing deadbolt.

When searching for a solution that will offer reliability and convenience, while securing the front door, there is no doubt that the August Smart Lock can provide these necessities and so much more. Many models cannot be put on the same level, because they offer a difficult installation, hit-or-miss performance and a lagging, confusing companion.

 

August Pro Smart Home Access System

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Kwikset Partners With Amazon To Enhance Functionality Of Its SmartCode Smart Locks

Kwikset, a leading provider of Smart Locks, recently partnered with Amazon to provide customers, who invested in a SmartCode 910, 912, 914, or 916 Smart Lock, with voice automation capabilities. This integration will allow Kwikset customers to control the above locks with voice commands. However, this features only works for SmartThings and Wink home automation platforms.

 

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Amazon Adds Smart Lock Control To Alexa’s Collection Of Native Abilities

Over a week ago, Amazon added a Door Lock Application Program Interface to the Alexa Skills Kit, in an attempt to simplify Smart Lock control for users. This update improved voice commands for Smart Lock partners, including Kwikset, August, Z-Wave, Schlage, Yale and Vivint.

As mentioned in a previous article I’d written, this would simplify the locking process, but due to security vulnerabilities, Amazon decided not to launch unlock support at this time.

 

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Kwikset’s Smart Lock Conversion Kit Was Presented Security Product Of The Year By The Consumer Technology Association

Kwikset, an American lock company, was awarded a 2017 TechHome Mark of Excellence Award as Security Product of the year, by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA).

The Mark of Excellence Award recognizes the best-installed technology and custom integration. Every year, manufacturers, systems integrators and distributors compete in over 30 award categories.

 

Kwikset Kevo Convert

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Kwikset Obsidian Smart Lock Review

Kwikset, an American-based lock manufacturer, was founded in 1946, which says a lot about the company’s history and ability to satisfy consumers. The company joined the Smart Lock industry in 2013, with the introduction of the Kwikset Kevo 1st Generation Bluetooth Smart Lock. Since this time, Kwikset launched the second version of the Kevo and several other Smart Locks.

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Go Keyless With The Kwikset Obsidian Or Kwikset Premis

Millions of consumers have already traded their traditional deadbolt in for a Smart lock. However, when it comes to security, just any ole’ Smart Lock will do. Instead of putting your home at risk, you should secure your front door with either the Kwikset Obsidian or Kwikset Premis Smart Lock.

 

Kwikset Obsidian Smart lock

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Kwikset 258 Downtown Low Profile Square Deadbolt Review

For those who are not yet ready to take the Smart Lock plunge, but need to upgrade their existing door locks, it will be best to stick with a name brand model. Kwikset, owned by Spectrum Brands, was founded in 1946, which is enough proof to show that the brand is reputable and reliable. Millions of homes are installed with a Kwikset lock that not only enhances the home’s appearance, but also enhances to home’s security.

 

Kwikset 258 Downtown Low Profile Deadbolt

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QY Research Releases Report On The Evaluation Of The Global Smart Lock Market

A recent report released by QY Research shows an all-inclusive evaluation of the Global Smart Market. The MRS Research Group Smart Lock report is based on facts and statistical, historical and industry-validated data, along with estimated data evaluated with the help of assumptions and set of methodologies.

 

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