Warsaw on 15 December 2017. – The EU WiFi/BLE HomeKit version of FIBARO Wall Plug is the first of its kind in the world. With this new way of wireless communication, this smart on/off switch for electrical devices can be controlled by an application – without additional devices needed to function as a smart home system controller.
FIBARO Wall Plug is a remote-controlled switch with a power consumption measurement function for electrical equipment. It has the form of an adapter plugged directly into any power socket for convenient and maintenance-free remote management of electrical appliances such as: lamps, hi-fi systems and household goods, various types of power supplies and chargers. The EU Wi-Fi/BLE HomeKit Wall Plug uses a revolutionary model that combines WiFi and Bluetooth so it communicates directly with Apple’s cloud and does not require the help of an iPad or Apple TV for remote control. This means that with HomeKit users have full control over the hardware connected to the electrical network via the FIBARO Wall Plug. Thanks to this solution, the household members do not have to worry about leaving the iron on at home – just check in the app whether any of your Wall Plug’s is active. In addition, the FIBARO Wall Plug can inform you if there is any malfunction e.g. refrigerator – when the connected device stops consuming electricity, you will receive a notification on your smartphone.
Wall Plug is a plug and play device. No need of complex installation, specialist tools or technical knowledge of electrical equipment makes it a super simple device. Just get it out of the box, plug it into an electrical outlet and plug in any electrical device and it’s ready to work. Combine it with other elements of the FIBARO smart home system. It is possible to cut off the electricity from the appliances when another sensor of the system detects water leak in the apartment or to set a schedule in which the electrical appliances are cut off from the electricity overnight and are reconnected when the household members wake up.
Wall Plug monitors the current power consumption of the connected equipment. LED RGB ring will inform the household with coloured light about the current load of the connected electrical device.It may also serve as a night light. The applied solution allows for cost-effective energy management in a house or flat. FIBARO Wall Plug EU WiFi/BLE HomeKit is already available on the German, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Belgian, Polish, Portuguese, Norwegian, Hungarian, Austrian, Czech, Danish and Finnish markets.
FIBARO is a Polish brand, operating in the Internet of Things sector, providing solutions in the field of building automation. In just a few years, the FIBARO System has established itself on six continents, in more than a hundred countries, becoming one of the most advanced, wireless intelligent home systems in the world. FIBARO is a system created, developed and produced in Poland – both the headquarters and the FIBARO factory are located in Poznań. The company employs almost 400 people. FIBARO’s mission is to enrich people’s lives all over the world by creating a comfortable, friendly and safe home space.
More information about the company and its products can be found at the official website www.fibaro.com