Winters are a great time to laze around and stay in bed all day, feeling the cosy vibes of your blanket. But before you know it, summers will be upon us and for some people, summers can feel equally lazy and tiring!
The scorching heat, humid climate and that sweaty feeling make us want to curl up in our comfortable chairs with the air conditioner on in full swing. However, it is not always possible to do that.
Even while relaxing, you may have to step outside to switch off the lights or look around for the air conditioner remote or switch on the speakers if you are in the mood for some light music.
Is it really possible to stay lazy and just be when such mundane tasks keep getting in the way of your ‘me-time’ and you have no choice but to be on your toes all the time?
The answer is yes!
With a wifi-enabled universal remote that can control all your devices through your voice! Let’s dig into what all a universal remote can do for you while you spend your lazy summers doing just what you want to, resting! Read on!
Control TV, AC and More With Your Voice This Lazy Summers!
What is a Universal Remote?
Technology has proliferated at unimaginable speeds, which has given rise to new and improved gadgets. These gadgets are all controlled by remotes which let you do a host of things such as record your favourite TV shows, program your cable box, add or delete subtitles to a show, control the volume, etc. While the consumer may feel exhilarated with the choice of programming options available through different remote controls, it can also feel overwhelming to manage all of them at a single time. This is where a universal remote comes handy. It helps you to consolidate the different remotes into one.
A universal remote helps you do more than just consolidate different remotes, it also helps to let you control all your other important devices around the house such as TV, AC, geyser, speakers, lights, etc. simply with your voice!
How Universal Remotes Make Life Easy:
Universal remotes are designed in a manner to make life easy by way of its smart features. Let’s look into how a universal remote helps you:
- TV: Switch on/off your TV, change channels and manage sound with your voice.
- AC: Control temperature simply with your voice whenever you feel hot or cold.
- Geyser: Manage your geyser as per your bathe timings, simply with your voice
- Speakers: Listen to music by simply talking to your speakers, change to the songs of your liking as many times.
- Lights: Switch on/off all the lights around the house by asking your universal remote, no need to get up and walk all the way to another corner of the house to do so.
The possibilities are endless with a universal remote, all you need to do is align all your devices with the same and enjoy the benefits!
OakRemote – Best-in-Class Universal Remote Control:
OakRemote is a Wifi enabled universal remote that is the answer to all your appliances woes, especially when it comes to managing them in a smart way. Following are some of the features of OakRemote that makes it the go-to product for your smart home:
- Learning capability
- Infrared based commands
- Works with Alexa and Google Home
- Easy and quick setup
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With OakRemote, you can let go of different remote controls and manage all your devices with simply one remote. Use commands like ‘Ask Alexa’ or ‘Hey Google’ to control different devices which are connected with OakRemote and just enjoy. What’s amazing is that OakRemote helps to connect all the appliances in your home through a mobile app and lets you control them even from a distance.
OakPlugs for a Smart Home
OakPlug by Oakter is another amazing product that helps make life easy with its smart features. Touted as a basic element in a smart home automation system, smart plugs can be fitted on your normal power sockets. Simply connect the devices you wish to control in an automatic manner either through voice commands or through your mobile app and enjoy.
With the help of smart plugs, your devices will use less power. The appliances that use standby power accounts for nearly 10% of your electricity bills, which is a total wastage!
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Smart plugs help you operate all your devices automatically by switching them on/off as per your convenience, thus eliminating the need to keep them on standby. You can even control and operate devices when you are not at home. Say you are having a late night out, but you want to create an illusion of your presence at home to keep the thieves away. Simply switch on/off lights from far with the help of smart plugs.
OakPlugs are available in two variants – Oakplug Mini and Oakplug Plus. Both of them work well with Google and Alexa and can be set up very easily.
Oakter’s smart home appliances are built to last for ages to help convert any normal home into a complete smart home. These devices pair with your Amazon Alexa or Google Home or other similar home assistant devices to give you a complete smart home experience. Get in touch with us today for all your smart home needs!