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Fibaro Debuted Smart Plug that Monitors Energy Uses at CES 2018 - Geek News Central

Posted On: Jan 12, 2018   |   Posted By: Geek News Central

Fibaro Debuted Smart Plug that Monitors Energy Uses at CES 2018 - Geek News Central

Fibaro , a leading global manufacturer of wireless intelligent home automation and control devices debuted a new Z-Wave smart power adaptor at CES 2018.
Wall Plug is a small outlet that gives any electrical device the ability to be controlled by popular Z-Wave smart home hubs, including Fibaro's Home Center 2 and Home Center Lite, and also monitors power levels and energy usage.
Available in two versions, with a standard plug or standard plug with additional USB port, Wall Plug is an intelligent outlet adapter that monitors power consumption. Easy to set up, users can insert the Wall Plug into any standard outlet and push a button to connect it to a Z-Wave network.
Once a device is connected, an LED ring provides a visual cue of the device's current power load, changing color according to the amount of power being drawn. If the device temperature increases, a purple warning light flashes.
When Wall Plug is connected to Fibaro's Home Center Lite or Home Center 2, users can identify the devices that are using...

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