Makers, developers and hobbyists who enjoy making projects from home automation using different Arduino microcontrollers, Raspberry Pi mini PCs or anything else that can connect to the Internet of Things.
Maybe interested in a new IoT relay that has been created by Team IoT to allow you to easily connect devices and boards to mains voltages to create the perfect home automation systems.
The IoT relay project is currently over on the Kickstarter crowd funding website looking to raise $8,750 in pledges to make the jump from concept to production and is currently priced at just $20 per relay. Watch the video below to learn more about this new relay and how it may help you expand the functionality of your projects using Arduino microcontrollers.
“Imagine the applications: A smart fish tank. DIY home automation. Industrial control. Wireless remote lighting. Home theater. Security. This is the Internet of Things. You can build almost anything imaginable with an Arduino. But how do you hook it up? A $60 WiFi plug? No thanks.
Enter the IoT relay. It’s an easy, affordable way to control the Internet of Things from your DIY circuit.
Connect to any micro or WiFi adapter. It’s simple — only two wires. The high-voltage switching is done inside the box. Just hook it up and plug in.
The GP565 Smart Home RF chip for remote controls supports voice control, motion sensing and the new ZRC 2.0 protocol.
The GP565 is optimized for advanced & low cost ZigBee RF4CE remote controls.
• 120k or 248k Flash (8k or 16k RAM) memory
• 40-pin footprint to support a keyboard scanner interface or other IO interfaces required for remote controls.
• Reduced current consumption and improved receiver sensitivity and output power
• Patented Antenna Diversity technology enables superior range and WiFi/Bluetooth interference rejection