FAQs for Smart Smoke Detectors
Which models are Wi-Fi smart smoke detectors?
We only have one model—the XS01-WT Wi-Fi smoke detector.
What are benefits of smart smoke detectors
Smart Wi-Fi smart detectors send real-time alerts to mobile phones and can silence false alarms, even if you are miles away from home. In addition, by connecting to the Wi-Fi network, you are freed from risks associated with wired connections. It also comes with a photoelectric sensor that reduces false alarms.
Which is better, a wireless interconnected smoke detector or a smart smoke detector?
Each has its own merits. A wireless interconnected smoke detector can be interlinked with up to 24 X-Sense wireless alarms. If one detector is triggered, all detectors will alarm, delivering earlier alerts. A smart Wi-Fi smoke alarm can be connected to Wi-Fi via an app. It sends real-time alerts to your phone and lets you know what's going on in and around your home, even when you're away.
Are these smart smoke detectors hardwired or battery-powered?
Currently, all X-Sense products available are battery-powered only.