Posted on: 15/09/10
Free Halo iPhone app available to download now
Putting control of your home in the palm of your hand
Following the successful launch of the Halo self-install IP home security product & service, the supporting Home Halo iPhone® application is now available as a free download from the iTunes® store. Home Halo provides iPhone users with the ability to easily monitor, manage and control their connected home devices from anywhere in the world, directly using their handset.
Key features of the Halo Home iPhone app include:
- The ability to view the current status of, and recent events from, connected devices in your home
- Remotely control your home, switching the Security system on and off.
- Set the order of nominated Contacts who will receive messages via voice-call, SMS, email and even Twitter, if an alert is triggered.
- Track ‘trigger’ events, raising alerts if specific events do / do not occur
- The ability record and view video from connected Halo IP cameras.
Featuring a slick and easy to navigate user interface, the app allows users to remotely control a range of Halo devices in their home directly from an iPhone, and provides real time information via a variety of services including SMS, email and Twitter. The Halo home monitoring service can also be accessed via a PC, and can be tailored to a broad range of useful applications, specific to individual needs including;
Home security – automated monitoring & messaging service, collecting real time data from a wide variety of sensors including intruder, fire, flood, panic and much more
- Video – view live streaming images from connected Ip cameras via PC or smartphone, or capture and save recorded clips to be viewed at a later date
- Caring for your family members – including emergency alarms, daily activity tracking, and user definable alert triggers to allow you to passively monitor and care for loved ones from afar and at all times
Using the latest wireless connected home technology, Halo offers a complete and highly customisable wireless product and service bundled solution, which allows you to monitor and control any aspect of your home or family. With Home Halo now available on the iPhone, you have control of your home in the palm of your hand, whenever and wherever you are in the world. Whether the end aspiration is to have a fully integrated smarthome, or simply a burglar alarm that offers a bit more, Halo products and services give you real choice and flexibility, and help make the connected home a reality.
The Halo 100 starter kit is available now from www.home-halo.co.uk at a special price of £199 until 30thSeptember 2010 by entering the discount code INT1025 when purchasing the kit.
To download the free app for your iPhone search for "Home Halo" on the iTunes app store or click here to find the preview.