Connecting with your home’s Wi-Fi network and carrying an on-board 802.15.4 radio to talk with the companies exisiting thermostat line, the Protect comes packed with a number of additional sensors behind its square exterior shell:
- Heat & Humidity sensor
- Three activity sensors
- Ambient light sensor
- And of course a smoke & carbon monoxide sensor
After seeing research noting that children often sleep through a ringing alarm but will wake to the sound of a voice talking to them the team designed the device to speak to you during an alert. Changing its tone based on the severity of the situation and navigating you to what room of the house a problem has been detected in.