Viomi is an innovative company that offers many new products for consumers. One of their new products is the Alpha(S9) Self-emptying Robot Vacuum Cleaner. It is an intelligent vacuum cleaner which can automatically detect the dirtiest areas in your house and clean them with 9 powerful sensors. The clean up process can be monitored via a remote control app.
The future of home automation will be heavily influenced by IoT, which will allow us to remotely control our homes without being physically present in them. We will have more tools to help us automate our homes, such as the Alpha(S9) Self-emptying Robot Vacuum Cleaner from Viomi!
For more than half a century, the home automation industry has been dominated by traditional alarm systems. The top brands like GE, Honeywell and Nest all provide safe and reliable solutions to this problem, but home automation is becoming more popular. One of the main reasons for this is the ever-increasing trend for energy-efficient homes. A home automation solution can save users a significant amount of money on energy bills.
The more intelligent an alarm system is, the more expensive it becomes to maintain. In order to maintain a professional appearance, these alarm systems usually have very sophisticated cellular networks. This means that it requires a constant Internet connection to function. This makes monitoring or controlling home systems difficult.
Home automation with IoT
To understand what the future holds, let’s first understand what IoT is, and how it will impact our everyday lives. IoT is the technology that lets devices to connect and communicate over the internet to do various things.
The most widely known type of IoT device is the internet-connected smart TV. It allows you to control your TV with the help of a remote control. Other smart devices that can connect to the internet include smart thermostats, toothbrushes, baby monitors and even your fridge.
The industry is growing and smart homes are becoming more common. As of March 2018, the number of smart home devices sold in the U.S. surpassed 25 million devices. All of these smart home devices can be controlled remotely using your smart phone or internet-connected smart TV.
This self vacuum cleaner has at the top 360-degree laser who takes care of scanning the space. Laser technology is extremely accurate (less than 2% deviation) and fast. It can scan up to 6 times 360 ° in one second up to 8 meters. The robotic vacuum cleaner can also overcome obstacles up to a maximum height of 2 cm. Similar to most Xiaomi robotic vacuum cleaners, the Alpha (S9) is ready for full operation fairly quickly, all you have to do is install the bottom brush (easy to install) and remove the two protective elements on the side of the vacuum cleaner. Alpha (S9) is equipped with a completely revamped, currently the most advanced, most powerful and latest cleaning algorithm on the market, combined with the upgraded LDS2 laser radar, which gives the best results when planning and moving around.
As with all vacuum cleaners, one of the most important features of robotic vacuum cleaners is the suction power. Area where the new Alpha (S9) has made some progress. The suction power has risen from 2100Pa in the V2 Pro, to 2600Pa with the V3 model and now to 2700Pa with the S9 model, making the Alpha (S9) one of the most powerful models on the market. This automatic vacuum offers up to 30 days of hands-free cleaning with auto dumping station that can carry 3L dust bag. Once the dust bag is full, the machine will give you a notification after which you can simply remove and throw away the disposable dust bag. The robot can sweep, vacuum, and mop together. The intelligent Y-type mopping integrates AI smart algorithms, which can simulate manual cleaning and two-way cleaning with higher cleaning coverage.