Tag Archives: smart home

Black Friday deals: 25% off Netatmo products starts today

For Black Friday, smart home specialist, Netatmo is offering 25% off from today onwards on a range of products available on its website. Special offers are also up for grabs on Amazon, Appliance Direct, BT Shop, eBuyer, Maplin, City Plumbing and others. It is the perfect opportunity to give smart gifts this Christmas! …

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Tech Data’s European disti partnership for Bang & Olufsen’s premium audio range

Tech Data has signed a new distribution partnership with Bang & Olufsen for its premium range of audio products. Luc Van Huystee, vice president, mobility and consumer electronics solutions, Europe at Tech Data, said: “This new partnership presents an exciting opportunity for our partners to offer a highly innovative, premium …

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Smart Home Sector Guide

PCR’s September/October issue 20 Hardware and software designed specifically for the smart home. PCR rounds up the latest tech for home automation. EZVIZ DB1 3MP Video Doorbell The EZVIZ DB1 3MP Video Door has a 3MP resolution camera and weatherproof casing for outdoor use. Its 180-degree vertical viewing angle and …

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Nimans to distribute EZVIZ smart home security product

Smart home brand EZVIZ has announced that it is now working with the UK’s largest distributor of voice and data communication products, Nimans. The EZVIZ range, currently available at Argos, Currys, Amazon, Robert Dyas, B&Q, Very, ao.com, Screwfix, has taken on the services of Nimans to further expand its UK …

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TP-Link launches Tapo smart home brand in UK

TP-Link's new Tapo smart home range

Networking brand TP-Link has launched its Tapo range of smart home products in the UK. The small intelligent devices are designed to “enable users to adopt a new smart home lifestyle at an affordable cost”. Armed with advanced technology and an aesthetically pleasing design, the Tapo range launches in the …

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Dealer Discussion: What impact has the smart tech sector had on your business?

As we see more and more smart home products enter the market, what impact are they having on tech retailers and resellers? Are customers going to them directly for new smart tech, or is the sector providing new opportunities for those in the business of setting up and repairing gear? …

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TP-Link’s Lino Notaro on launching new products and helping consumers make the right smart home purchases

Founded in 1996, TP-Link is well known throughout the world for its networking products. As the connected lifestyle continues to evolve, the manufacturer has been expanding its offerings to include a robust smart home range. This year’s IFA show was the perfect opportunity for TP-Link to showcase exactly what it …

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In My Team: BT Shop

BT Shop – the retail arm of BT – discusses the growth of its smart home offerings and how it has used extensive customer feedback to recommend the perfect products for any connect home setup. Can you tell us a bit about BT Shop’s history and what it specialises in? …

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The future is smart: How connect tech is evolving in our homes

The global market for smart home devices is expected to grow 23.5% year-over-year in 2019, according to the latest research by IDC. That equates to nearly 815 million device shipments. Couple this with a report from Go Compare that shows one in four UK households are turning to smart tech …

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Life in the Channel: Netatmo’s Sean O’Brien

Netatmo’s Regional Sales Director Sean O’Brien discusses its key product launches at IFA 2019, how its recent acquisition will benefit the company, and the key design principles Netatmo follows to ensure its smart home products stand out from the crowd. Tell us about your work history and your current role …

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