Smart home market is expected to double in revenue every 3 years and grow at a rate of 30% year on year with high awareness among respondents in metros and upper-end segments, reveals a survey. Security, convenience and energy efficiency were the largest drivers for smart homes, while high cost, lack of clarity about the real value and in few cases lack of awareness were the only barriers, according to a survey conducted on behalf of Schneider Electric India by AZ Research Partners, Bengaluru.
You may be fascinated by thermostats that seem to intuit your favorite temperature or front doors that automatically lock and unlock themselves but hesitated to buy them because you fear the potential cost. But smart-home technology doesn’t have to break the bank. There are several home upgrades that you can make yourself. Here are a few