We’ve hand-picked some awesome tech gadgets that will help to make your life simpler, safer and more comfortable … and you’ll enjoy smooth sound all the while.
Denon Home Series
A full stereo with a small footprint
This series is noted for being a mighty performer. The Denon Home 150, 250 and 350, are built to deliver best-in-class audio quality with advanced acoustic hardware, expertly tuned digital signal processing and premium drivers.
The Denon Home Series works with the latest voice assistants so you can use a smart speaker or your phone and simply speak your commands with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant and Apple Siri. It is as easy as asking it to play music, turn up the volume, skip to the next track and more.
Pair any two matching Denon Home Series speakers using the HEOS app and enjoy a true stereo experience. The speakers work as left and right speakers to provide an exceptional Hi-Fi quality system. You can also connect a matching pair of any Denon Home Series speakers with a DHT-S716H soundbar and a DSW-1H subwoofer to create a full surround 5.1 home theatre.
Denon Home 150: R5 490, Denon Home 250: R10 490, Denon Home 350: R14 490 | www.homemation.co.za
Tile Pro Series
A clever little device to find your things
Whether you’re hitting the trail or out on the town, the Tile Pro Series makes sure you won’t lose anything along the way. The most powerful way to find all your things, the Tile Pro Series features a 200ft range and is 2x louder than other Tiles and is waterproof up to 1.5 meters for 60 minutes. When within Bluetooth range, to find your keys, for example, use Tile's app on your mobile device to ring your Tile, which you can attach to your keys, or see it on a map if it's far away. To find your phone, double-tap the button on your Pro Series Tile and your phone will begin to ring even if it is on silent.
If your Tile is lost, you can anonymously put the Tile community on the lookout to help you find your item. With millions of users across the globe, you can find your things fast wherever you are.
The Tile is designed to run a full year with zero upkeep no battery replacement, so no charging!
R1 195 | www.geewiz.co.za
Whether you’re hitting the trail or out on the town, the Tile Pro Series makes sure you won’t lose anything along the way.
The Robotic Lawnmower
Enjoy your free time and a perfect lawn
Lawn care can be so easy and effortless, even in small gardens! With its SensorCut Systems, the Gardena Sileno city mows your lawn accurately and reliably and delivers a clean cutting profile. You can enjoy your free time and a perfectly manicured lawn. This lawnmower is suitable for small lawn areas of up to 500m². It masters inclines of up to 25% and even manages narrow corridors and tight passageways. The swivelling rear wheel provides the robotic lawnmower with increased agility and manoeuvrability – perfect for small and narrow gardens and is ready in any weather. When it has finished, it automatically returns to the charging station.
R11 995 | www.leroymerlin.co.za
Sonos Move speakers
Be in charge of your sound experience
With high-quality speakers that stream sound around your home via wifi and one app to control what you listen to, where you listen and how you listen, you’re really in charge of your sound experience with the Sonos Move.
These smart, great-sounding speakers are properly wireless. Packing WiFi and Bluetooth, a 10-hour battery, weather resistance features (IRP56), and loud, punchy sound, this portable powerhouse goes practically everywhere. And with an expansive streaming library that supports everything, from Spotify to AppleMusic to any streaming service you can think of, you’ll be spoilt for choice.
R7 999 | www.sonos.co.za
Save energy and be in control
The Nest learning thermostat programs itself, then pays for itself. It learns from you and your home, programs itself, and helps save energy when you’re away. And you can control it using your phone, tablet, or laptop. In independent studies, the nest thermostat saved an average of 10-12% on heating bills and 15% on cooling bills.
The Nest learns the temperatures you like and programs itself. It also automatically turns itself down when you’re away to avoid heating or cooling an empty home.
R4 999 | www.audicoonline.co.za
Netatmo Smart Camera
An eye on your home 24/7
The Netatmo Smart Indoor Camera distinguishes between strangers, family members and harmless movements. Thanks to the camera’s built-in facial recognition technology, the Netatmo Indoor Camera sends an immediate alert to the user’s smartphone when it detects an unfamiliar face, with a photo and video of the intruder. You can also use the app to watch Full HD footage of what happens in your home, 24/7.
R5,285 | www.ewarehouse.co.za
* Prices subject to change depending on the currency and exchange rate