Xiaomi has Presently announced a fresh product under crowdfunding dubbed Aqara Smart Curtain Motor. This is an iteration of the Aqara Smart Curtain Motor initially launched around 2017. But, the new Aqara Smart Curtain Motor is Very different from the first variant in that this model ships with a built-in battery. So you don’t require to attach any wire or require a wall socket closeby for it to work. Thus, it is easier to install.
The Aqara Smart Curtain Motor is basically a motorized window shades and blinds what could be controlled wirelessly. The product works on Zigbee curtains and blinds. The device utilizes low-power ZigBee communication protocol via the Mi multi-functional Smart home gateway or Aqara air-conditioning pathway to connect to the smart home network. Thus, the home curtains can be controlled via the Mi App. In addition, the Smart device! permits the homeowner to Additionally set the timer in the Mi app to when the blinds are expected to open and close and the blinds respond automatically after it receives to the set time. This variant Additionally comes with support for XIaomi’s XiaoAI voice control.
In addition, there is a wireless swap what could alternatively be used to open and close the blinds with just a soft tap. The device In addition connects with the Mi home sensor this sort of that after the user goes to the window, the home digital camera will automatically trigger the opening of the blinds and as early as the user leaves, the blinds close. Further more, the Aqara Smart curtain motor has a touch start function, this sort of that with just a light pull, the motor starts opening the blinds automatically. It also stops after it encounters any resistance or obstruction whenever opening or closing. It is moreover a noiseless gadget with its running noise less than 30dB. The device Additionally arrives with other support services which includes door and window measurement, customised window rails and others.
The Aqara Smart Silent curtain motor arrives with a price tag of 549 Yuan (~$80) and is presently in the world on the Youpin crowdfunding platform for funding. There is Furthermore the setup of the motor with a 3-meter right rail and installation service for 1099 yuan ($161).