Smart home technology brand, Aqara has introduced a new ecosystem of products designed to make homes both safer and smarter.

With over five million users worldwide, Aqara has experienced significant growth in Australia, recognised for its exceptional value, sleek designs and seamless compatibility with Amazon Alexa, Google Home, and Apple HomeKit.

The Smart Video Doorbell G4 (below) is equipped with local AI-based facial recognition to assign names to specific faces. Users can receive push notifications through the app or set unique automations through Aqara Hub and supporting ecosystem based on a person’s identity. The smart doorbell is the first battery-powered option to work with Apple’s HomeKit Secure Video and integrates with smart home platforms like Amazon Alexa and Google Home. It can either be hard-wired or battery operated for RRP $239.99.

The deadbolt Smart Lock U100 (feature image) allows households to embrace a keyless access experience. Whether using the Apple Home app, an Apple Watch, or fingerprint reader capable of recognising up to 50 fingerprints, households can enjoy quick and secure entry. For added convenience, users can generate periodic passwords to grant permanent, recurring, or one-time access. The U100 is also compatible with Google Home and Amazon Alexa for RRP $499.99.

The Presence Sensor FP2 is an advanced sensor that revolutionises human presence detection by monitoring multiple zones and targets simultaneously. Using millimetre wave (mmWave) radar technology, the FP2 also features human fall recognition and a built-in light sensor, while also being able to control other smart home devices through ecosystems such as Apple Home for RRP $197.99.

As the first Aqara Thread product, the Door & Window Sensor P2 supports Matter natively, connecting directly to Apple Home, Google Home, Amazon Alexa, Samsung SmartThings, and Aqara Home in the near future. Benefit from real-time alerts for open/close activities or ask about whether a window is open via Siri or Alexa. The P2 is easy to install, delivers a long battery life and is future-proof through over-the-air updates for RRP $59.

“We’ve extended our range here to help Australians unlock the full potential of building a smarter and safer home that suits their needs,” Aqara business development manager, Mark Berahmand said.

“Our latest products offer an unparalleled level of versatility, catering to a wide range of applications and different types of homes, from tech-savvy enthusiasts to busy professionals looking to streamline their daily routine, our solutions are designed to seamlessly integrate and adapt to your lifestyle. 

“With user-friendly interfaces and compatibility with smart home platforms like Amazon Alexa, Google Home, and Apple HomeKit, our products are the ideal choice for individuals and families seeking to create a truly connected and personalised home environment.”

The new Aqara ecosystem is available across Australian retailers including JB Hi-Fi, Officeworks, and Bing Lee, as well as the Aqara online store.