The New 'Smart Hub' is Compatible with 200 Devices

By: Christopher Magsambol - Sep 9, 2015
References: techcrunch & theverge
SmartThings and Samsung have created home-monitoring systems that are extremely adaptable to various devices. The new powerful hub is a router-like device that can keep track of a variety of sensors throughout the home.

The SmartThings 'Smart Hub' will be capable of connecting to variety of wireless sensors throughout homes more effectively than previous models. Its new processor is capable of supporting better quality video-monitoring streams through the SmartThings app. The new hub will have a battery pack that can last up to 10 hours in the case of a power outage.

The Smart Hub is attached to an open ecosystem, which is necessary in an ever-evolving technological landscape. This will allow the Smart Hub to utilize future innovations in home-monitoring systems.