Knocki is a new device that can make any surface in your house a remote control to activate any smart device such as TV, music player, and more. Just like The Clapper, another smart trigger device, the new smart tool also relies on its user’s gesture.
On the other hand, The Clapper is a sound-activated device that was considered a breakthrough way back when it was launched in the 1980s. Unlike Knocki, this one uses the sound made by the users to magically turn on the lights and other electrical devices.
Users can also close their smart gadgets by just clapping their hands. There’s no doubt that The Clapper is great innovation since it can make people’s daily tasks easier and smoother.
Since technology is improving year by year, especially during the ongoing pandemic, where people are making different innovations to battle the COVID-19 virus with different devices, many gadgets were able to surpass The Clapper. And now, Knocki enters the market that promises a better experience and easier use for the people. Here’s how it works.
How Knocki works
The developer of Knocki claims that their new product can turn any surface area in your house into a remote control. Once you activate Knocki, you can use the surface it covers virtually to turn on any WiFi-enabled smart devices.
Unlike The Clapper, this gadget relies on knocking the surface, which the developers used to create its name. You can also buy it for only $59.50 when you use the coupon code VDAY2021.
This gadget is also very simple to use. All you need to do is take it out of the box, connect it to your home WiFi network, and sync the product to its app. Once you complete these steps, the new smart trigger is now ready to use.
You can mount it anywhere in your house. These include walls, tables, chairs, floors, and even under the table. After you finished setting it up, all you need to do is make do light knocking on the flat surface, and voala! It will now turn on your lights, TV, and other smart devices.
The new smart gadget also integrates seamlessly with smart objects from different brands. These include Nest, Ecobee, IFTTT, Sonos, Hue, Philips, and more!
Here are other tasks you can do using the new smart trigger gadget;
- Toggle Lights
- Turn on TV
- Climate Control
- Find Phone
- Send Alerts
- Set the Mood
- Control Music
- Brew Coffee
- Order Pizza
- Manage Time
On the other hand, you still need to remember that you need to have a pattern when you want to activate the new smart gadget. You need to produce a pair of knocks or two knocks to turn on a sound system in your room.
If you want to smart gadget to automatically start your coffee maker in the kitchen, you need to make three knocks. These are just some of the things you can do to activate this innovation.
Of course, the product will come with an instruction manual. All you need to do is read it carefully to make the best out of it.