What are the best smart apps for your home?

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4 solutions
  1. 9

    #1Control4 MyHome

    Control4 MyHome
    Turn your smartphone or tablet into the ultimate touch screen remote for your Control4 home automation system, complete with the familiar Control4 UI.
    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Virginia Fisher
    Written on December 7, 2017
    "Control4 MyHome is a smart app for your home that turns your smartphone or tablet into a home automation system. Control your entire smart home: audio, video, lights, thermostats, IP cameras, security system and much more with easy taps and gestures. Quickly browse movie artwork or your music collection--or access Rhapsody’s library of millions of tracks. Control your home remotely over 3G/4G or remote Wi-Fi networks when the app is enabled with a Control4 4Sight subscription. this app is highly advanced and easy to use."
  2. 5

    #2Home Security Camera - Alfred

    Home Security Camera - Alfred

    Alfred Home Security app allows you to check your phone's camera from anywhere so you can use your phone as a security camera, which can detect every movement. It can also be used as a baby monitor since it has a low-light mode.

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free- With in-app purchases

    Madison White
    Written on December 1, 2017
    "Neat app for home security. However, I live in a very small town and wouldn't need it where I live."
  3. 2

    #3Nest Egg

    Nest Egg
    With this useful app, you can have a better control of the stuff you own. Among other things, this smart tool lets you share your inventory item by Email. 



    Apps

    iOS

    $1.99

    Kathleen Munoz
    Written on December 3, 2017
    "Nest Egg is an interesting app that helps me keep track of my assets. However, there are definitely much better smart apps that help me out at home."
  1. 1

    #4DIRECTV

    DIRECTV

    DIRECTV is a streaming and a video-on-demand service that enables users to watch live sports events through channels such as NBC, ESPN, and more. It also has some of the widely-known movies and TV shows for the subscribers to choose from.

    Websites

    $59.99- Varies by plan

    Nick Ma
    Written on December 8, 2017
    "I got rid of cable recently and I'm not regretting it one bit after making the switch to Directv. I get more channels for less money and the available app is great when I'm on the go because I can watch my subscription on my device."

Summary

Best What are the best smart apps for your home
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Control4 MyHomeApps 9 Free
2Home Security Camera - AlfredApps 5 Free
3Nest Egg Apps 2 Paid
4DIRECTVWebsites 1 Paid
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