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Z-Wave Motion Detector Reviews

The Best Z-Wave Compatible Motion Sensors on the Market

We all want to keep our family and our home safe and secure. We also crave automation. It makes our lives easier and Z-wave compatible motion sensors offer both – security and automation.

For years, people have had to settle for unreliable security systems. These included alarm systems that could easily be bypassed by intruders and thieves. Some even offered security cameras where you could see who gained entry to your home.

However, technology today offers an increase level in home security. Motion sensors allow you to identify when someone approaches your property. They can be used indoors or outdoors and are battery operated. Most are adjustable for the size of the room and come equipped with a view of 180-degrees. The newest motion sensors are compatible with Z-wave technology.

 Z-wave technology makes home automation possible. They can help control things like turning on lights, changing the temperature in your home and controlling appliances like television and radios. Motion sensors operate with a smart home hub to perform all of these tasks.

Here is a brief review of some of the popular motion sensors on the market.

GE Z-Wave Plus Wireless Smart Sensor

This motion sensor by GE is compatible with a variety of Z-wave hubs including Iris and SmartThings. This sensor will activate lights and send notifications to your phone or device to let you know there has been motion in your home. It can be placed on a counter or shelf and maintains a safe range of up to 150 feet from the Z-wave hub.

The GE Z-Wave Plus Wireless Smart Sensor can detect motion as far as 45 feet and offers 3 different motion sensitivity levels. It offers a 180-degree view and runs on batteries. The wireless device is battery operated. It comes with 2 batteries that have a life of up to two years.

Dome Home Automation Motion Detector

This light sensor also works with a Z-wave smart hub. It is compatible to work seamlessly with many different Z-wave hubs. It utilizes light to create a safe and secure environment for your home. The Dome Home detector offers a 110-degree view and can will alert you if there is any movement detected in the area.

The Dome Home Automation Motion Detector comes with batteries and uses CR125 3v that you can get anywhere. It also offers different levels of sensitivity so you don’t have to worry about false alarms waking you up in the middle of the night. These are highly rated on Amazon with lots of detailed reviews as well, check them out here.

Dome Home Automation Motion Sensor

There is so much you can do with these, they look good and fit almost anywhere. Grab a few today and I bet you'll be back for more very soon...

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I'm a husband, dad and maker, interested in all things creative and constructive. Home automation and smart home gadgets are fun right now, plus arduino, rasp pi, solar heat, and lots of other stuff.
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Tony Dean

I'm a husband, dad and maker, interested in all things creative and constructive. Home automation and smart home gadgets are fun right now, plus arduino, rasp pi, solar heat, and lots of other stuff.

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