Apple is featuring the home automation capabilities of iOS and Apple TV on its website. The Apple website is updated now with a showcasing 45 seconds video demonstrating the Homekit Software and its related Home app. The video is showing the capabilities of the Home app on iOS 10 in action. Apple wants to describe by its video that how someone can operate a huge range of devices using his/her phone, devices like Honeywell Lyric Round thermostat, Kwikset smart lock, and iHome smart plug.
The video tries to demonstrate what life can be when you live in a smart home, how its feel like, and how the Apple’s products are much compatible with it to give the best of living experience.
However, the challenge for the majority of consumers is still the price for connecting home devices, even for the least valuable one.
The newly updated website of Apple is redesigned with the motive of show off the connect home app. Apple website is now breaking up into several sections each one showcasing the features of the Home app. One section focuses on Apple’s compatibility with over 50 brands connected devices, while another one is focused on describing the way this Home app works to group your accessories by room, and third one focuses on the scenes you can configure using the Apple home app. This is all you can do with a just set of actions triggered with a tap or voice command, as Siri is always there to pick up the orders for you.
One more section of website details about the Siri integration with HomeKit-enabled products and gives a list of sample commands.
The latest layout of the site is quite similar to the other Apple products pages and comes at a time when Apple is confronting the growing competition in the smart home market industry.