Nest, a leading provider of Smart Home products, continues to impress American consumers, with their every invention. The 1st Generation Nest Learning Thermostat was a hit, when it rolled out on the market on December 15, 2011. Nest continues to stay in mainstream media headlines, establishing relationship with consumer energy providers and Smart cities. On November 4, 2016, Nest added another innovative Smart thermostat to their product line.
Nest 3rd Generation Learning Thermostat
This thermostat takes on a much different appearance than its predecessors. The thermostat’s itineration focuses on energy efficiency, having the ability to automatically make temperature adjustments, when the homeowner is away. This is made possible through built-in near-field sensors that are capable of tracking the user’s movements up to 3 feet. The embedded algorithmic adroitness is utilized to create a custom schedule of auto-adjusting temperatures.
Users can also remotely control the Nest 3.0 version from their iOS and Android devices, utilizing the Nest app. The most notable visual features are the thermostat’s low profile, stainless steel dial and 40 percent larger display. The attractive design will definitely grab attention from all angles and this is not to even mention the Amazon Alexa integration. Users can now push their smartphone aside and control the Nest Learning Thermostat in a hands-free manner, thanks to voice recognition technology.
The embedded far-field sensors eliminate the need to stand right in front of the thermostat to see the temperature and time. The sensor’s main function is referred to as “Farsight” this feature works in either digital or analog mode from 20 feet away. When you combine this technology with the larger screen, most people will be able to read the digits, as well.
The installation process is extremely easy and can be completed within 10 to 30 minutes, depending on your level of mechanical skills. The configuration process has been simplified drastically, because the unit is embedded with a step-by-step instruction guide.