By detecting the opening and closing of doors and windows, the 3-Series smartthings Door Sensor can wirelessly notify users of arrivals and departures. The Door Sensor consists of a base, mounted to the door or smartthings window sensor frame and a magnet to be mounted to the door or window. The 3-Series time warner intelligent home Door Sensor is an affordable way to add automation, security, and occupancy sensing to existing connected home systems.
Save energy by programming your house to “shut down” when you leave for work in the morning. The wink Door Sensor can turn off lights, turn off coffee pots and curling irons, setback your thermostat, and lower the blinds while you’re away.
How Do Door Sensors work?
in the simplest terms, a Zigbee Door sensor lets you know when someone has opened a door. By far, the most common type of Zigbee Door Sensor is the contact sensor, Which uses a magnet to control a circuit that triggers an alert or alarm. A second type, however, involves depressing a switch to accomplish the same primary function.
Program alerts when a family member leaves home.