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Technology has come a long way and Best Buy wants you to see how technology makes modern living easy and more convenient. From controlling your lights and locks with your smartphone to changing the colors of your light bulbs, the latest technology products let you customize, control and monitor your home easily. To help showcase these innovative products, Best Buy has created the Best Buy Tech Home at the Mall of America in Minneapolis.
At Best Buy Tech Home, you can check out, touch, and test these products in an environment that replicates a home so you can truly see these products in action. Here are some of the hi-tech products at Best Buy Tech Home in the Mall of America in Minneapolis that showcase modern living made easy.
The Samsung SmartThings product line features a variety of outlets, plugs and sensors, you can control and monitor your home from anywhere using your smartphone. When connected to the Samsung SmartThings Hub, you can be notified when a pet, car, or lived one leaves or returns home, get alerted if a door or window is opened, turn your lights on or off, and even sense if there’s a water leak.
Keep an eye on your home while you’re away with NETGEAR’s wireless security cameras. With 4 wireless indoor/outdoor cameras, you can view a live video of your home from a compatible Android, Apple® iOS, Amazon Kindle, Windows or Mac device. This video security system features a motion-activated design that automatically starts recording and sends you an email or app notification when motion is detected.
You can also check out doorbells with video cameras and touchscreen deadbolts that unlock when you enter your passcode.
If you think the only thing a light can do is turn on and off you’re wrong. The Philips Hue lighting products allow you to control the color and hue of your lights with a wireless dimmer switch or your smartphone or tablet. Featuring Smart LED light bulbs, you can set the mood of your home to various shades of natural white light and create a colorful ambiance with Philips Hue Multi-Color bulbs.
Automatic Pet Feeding
Heading out-of-town? The Petnet SmartFeeder Pet Feeder helps you take care of your pet when you’re away from home. You can use your iPhone or iPad to control your dog or cat’s feeding schedule, as well as adjust the amount of food that’s dispensed. This innovative pet feeder also keeps track of your food supply and delivers fresh food to your home when food is running low.
To see these products and all the ways new technology can make your modern home more convenient, check out Best Buy Tech Home at the Mall of America in Minneapolis. When you visit Best Buy Tech Home, their expert Blue Shirt or Geek Squad Agent can give you live demos of these hi-tech products, a tour of Tech Home and introduce you to the latest in CE and Connected Home technology. Their Blue Shirts can help you find the best-connected home technology product solutions to fit your needs. To help get your home connected, Best Buy’s Geek Squad Agents are available to help you get your tech up and running.