Xiaomi offers a wide portfolio of products that can enrich your smart home. This time it comes with a new gadget, a smart lock with a label Xiaomi Smart Door Lock E.
In the new generation of this product, we can look forward to several new features. The new smart lock should be even more secure and will also offer support for the popular Apple HomeKit platform.
Xiaomi Smart Door Lock E has great technology
In addition to advanced technology, the smart lock also offers improved security features. The inner insert with a lock for the security key has been improved, which contains a total of three locks and protection against leverage.
Available up to 6 unlock modes, which include, for example, unlocking with a key, unlocking with your fingerprint or the fingerprint of another family member, unlocking with a smartphone via a mobile application or unlocking by entering the selected PIN code.
The lock handle is equipped with a very precise and safe 3D fingerprint scanner from Precise Biometrics. From the safety functions, the manufacturer did not forget to check the presence of persons. The system recognizes the person who is currently standing behind the entrance door.
This is followed by a notification directly to the smartphone of the owner of the castle, asking if he recognizes the person standing behind the front door.
In addition, the person presence control system is combined with a practical doorbell. The bell is a part of the lock itself, when using it, it not only warns audibly of the presence of a person behind the door, but also sends a notification to the smartphone of the owner of the lock.
The lock is powered by 8 rechargeable batteries, as stated by the manufacturer endurance 18 months. If the battery drops to 20%, the lock warns with a distinctive red LED backlight. Can be emergency power supply via USB Type-C connector.
Not only Mi Home, but also Apple HomeKit
New smart lock Xiaomi Smart Door Lock E is traditionally connected to a smartphone via the Mi Home mobile application, which groups a wide range of different gadgets. This time, however, the manufacturer has prepared another surprise.
The model will also offer support for the popular platform directly from the factory Apple HomeKit, which makes it a truly universal solution for both leading mobile platforms with the Android operating system, but also iOS.
The price is very interesting
Price of a new intelligent lock from the company's workshop Xiaomi was set at the level of 899 Chinese yuan on the domestic, Chinese market.
In the current recalculation, this is approximately 116 eur / 125 USD. It has been in official sales since May 27, 2020, so far only in China. We will definitely inform you about the availability of international sellers.