Brand new range of smart home devices launched by British Gas
British Gas has just announced 5 brand new connected home products that are aimed at helping people monitor and control products in their home from a remote location.
Hive Active Heating 2
The product range includes a connected energy plug, window and door motions sensor and lighting controls. Next to this British Gas also announced an upgrade for its earlier released Hive smart thermostat in the form of a new holiday mode and even hot water control.
The Hive smart thermostat has been on sale since last week and has been proven to be quite popular in its short exposure to the public. British Gas claims that using their Hive smart thermostat can reduce bills by a staggering 25% in your average household.
De update to the Active Heating 2 update for the Hive thermostat should be available at the time of writing this article. Though we’ll have to wait until autumn of this year before the rest of the new smart products become available for purchase.
Be sure to check out the video below for a small sneak peak into the brand new product family.