Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

TopMarketReports.comTopMarketReports.com

Tech News

This new retrofit door lock from Abode promises 12 months of battery life

A door lock and keypad on a kitchen counter.
The Abode Lock is a retrofit Wi-Fi smart door lock that comes with a Bluetooth keypad with a fingerprint reader. | Image: Abode

Hot on the heels of launching the first Wi-Fi HaLow security camera, DIY smart home security company Abode is leaning into Wi-Fi as its primary smart home protocol with the arrival of its first smart door lock.

The Abode Lock ($159.99) is a Wi-Fi-powered retrofit lock that replaces the rear portion of a deadbolt but keeps the front lock the same, so you can continue to use your keys but also have digital access through an app and with a fingerprint reader and keypad.

The smart lock works on 2.4 or 5 GHz Wi-Fi and is now available to buy. It comes with a Bluetooth-connected keypad you place on the outside of your door for PIN and fingerprint unlocking. The whole package costs $159.99 on Goabode.com, which is currently running a launch…

Continue reading…

You May Also Like

Editor's Pick

Let’s begin with the bottom line. As parents, our reason for being here on planet Earth is to pass on to our children the...

Tech News

Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge Meta is finally going to let people try its splashiest AI features for the Meta Ray-Ban...

Tech News

The earliest that we will likely see these rules come into force is 2025. | The Verge Following a round of intense negotiations this...

Editor's Pick

I’m going to start this article a bit different than all the others I’ve written here at StockCharts.com and talk off topic for a...