Yo Link Smart Home Products

 Yo Link Smart Home Products

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Summary

Yo Link smart water leak sensors are intended to detect the presence or absence of water in the area where they are installed.

 

 

How the company describes the product: 

YoLink, by YoSmart, is a unique to the home automation industry wireless technology that offers superior range yet low power consumption. Based on the LoRa wireless technology by Semtech,

The YoLink home automation/smart home system provides coverage and range unmatched by other technologies, like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, ZigBee and Z-Wave, because it is based on a unique technology from Semtech, called LoRa (short for Long-Range). LoRa is in use in businesses, factories, transportation, and cities and municipalities across the world, and now, for the first time, it can power your home automation system. YoLink offers exceptionally long range, wall penetration and anti-interference. All that yet with extremely low power consumption, resulting in batteries lasting years longer than with Wi-Fi and similar technologies. YoLink offers a comprehensive package of long-range, low-power, easy set-up, low cost and the highest reliability and most secure IoT network.


 

 

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Discussion and Reviews

 

from faengelm (member) at December 09, 2021

I have written several Tech-enhanced Life articles that feature YoLink products and found that their use of LoRa verses Wi-Fi, Zigbee, Bluetooth or Z-Wave has been very reliable. You can find my articles below.

I’m currently working on articles using YoLink motion sensors, smart plugs, temperature sensors, and valves.

One major advantage is that you can configure and test devices at your home, under your loved one’s YoLink account, and then drop-ship the devices to them for installation.

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Listing type: 
Product or Service
Filed as: 
Gadgets and widgets
Key words: 
smart home devices, water leaks, shut off devices, automated home controls