On the website Aliexpress, you can find a lot of amazing things. For example, recently there appeared a smart home hub that allows to combine the advantages of Apple HomeKit and availability of Xiaomi devices.
Now any mobile Apple gadgets and smart devices, Xiaomi can turn your home into a smart. It is enough to buy a small hub Xiaomi Aqara, which helps devices to understand each other.
Buy on Aliexpress. The price is around $ 45.
It is important not to forget the add to cart adapter, suitable for Russian outlets. Moreover, according to the customer reviews for Euro sockets need to choose DE adapter.
The hub can control the smart lights and motion sensors, open and close curtains, control the level of water in the shower and report all the events in the house to the user.
If desired, you can configure a network of smart outlets to protect from leaks, operate cameras, set the work schedule robot vacuum cleaner and smart kettle.
Xiaomi has created a video detailing all the features of the device. But, unfortunately, it was released in Chinese only and have not added at least English subtitles.
Aqara hub compatible with iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch. You can control it using Siri.
Depending on the seller, the delivery time will be from 17 to 48 days.