Smart Home Devices Under PHP 8K
Smart home devices don’t come at a low price. But over the years, a lot of manufacturers have been making them a bit more affordable and accessible for everyone to own one. If you have a budget of PHP 10,000 below and are looking to buy a smart home device, then perhaps this list might help you.
Note: Prices are subject to change.
Apple HomePod Mini
The Apple HomePod mini is a wireless speaker that’s 3.3-inch tall. It can stream music and audio with Apple Music, podcasts, and radio stations from iHeartRadio, radio.com, and TuneIn. Among its additional features include syncing Siri Shortcuts created from iPhone and iPad, web search, music alarms, ambient sounds for relaxing, and finding my function for locating Apple devices.
We found one in Shopee priced at PHP 7,620.
Google Nest Mini (2nd Gen)
Now, if you find the HomePod mini quite pricey, then you can opt for the 2nd-Gen Google Nest Mini. The Nest Mini is a speaker you control with your voice. Just say “Hey Google” to play your favorite music from Spotify, YouTube Music, and more. It sounds bigger and richer with more power and stronger bass than the original Home Mini. You can also set timers and alarms. It is compatible with thousands of smart devices, like lights, thermostats, and locks, from brands you love.
We found one in Shopee priced at PHP 1,899.
Philips Hue White and Color Ambiance Bulb
The Hue bulbs are capable of 650lm and have about 16.8 million colors. They can be used anywhere in the home. One can control the bulb wirelessly with either an Android or Apple device, and it can also be controlled via voice using Alexa, Google Assistant, and the like. The bulbs also sync with Spotify, Apple Music, and YouTube.
It is priced at PHP 2,990 (Philips Official Shopee Store).
Philips Hue Motion Sensor
Want the lights to automatically turn on and turn off when you leave the room? The Philips Hue Smart Motion Sensor does just that. The Smart sensor detects optimum daylight levels to conserve energy during the day.
During the night, the Philips Hue Motion Sensor will switch to smart night light settings: a gentle, warm light setting to help you navigate during the night without disturbing your rest. It can be placed freely for an optimal detection area or mounted to a wall using screws (included). The device is battery-powered, wireless, and installation free (no re-wiring required) to control your lights without the hassle.
It is priced at PHP 2,690 (Philips Official Shopee Store).
Xiaomi Smart Air Fryer
The Mi Smart Air Fryer has a capacity of up to 2.6L and high-speed circulation technology that ensures equal distribution of heat and cooks meat in its natural oil. It has up to 200-degree Celsius of temperature, touch controls with the one-key operation, various cooking modes according to the user’s needs, LED display, multi-layered and non-stick pan as temperature protection for keeping the exterior of the air fryer safe to touch. Its minimalist design also makes it a good interior addition to anyone’s kitchen.
The Mi Smart Air Fryer is now available offline at Mi Store Philippines and online through the Mi Store Viber Community. It retails for PHP 2,795.
Cherry Digital Air Fryer (4.5L)
The Cherry Digital Air Fryer features Healthy Fry allowing users to cook up to 80% less fat. It has seven cooking presets for fries, shrimp, chicken, meat, and fish, letting them bake and thaw. This 4.5-L capacity air fryer also shows off its digital easy touch panel, digital thermostat temperature, timer, and non-stick coating food basket. Not just that, but it is also energy-saving and safe to use with overheating protection and rapid frying.
It is priced at PHP 3,990 (Cherry Home Official Shopee Store).
Cherry Home Smart Entrance Lock
Ever fancy having a smart doorknob? You can have one with Cherry Home Smart Entrance Lock. It features fingerprint and mechanical key unlock. There’s an anti-peeping password, RFID card unlock, and app Wi-Fi unlock. It also comes with a one-time passcode (OTP) for visitors generated from the Admin’s Cherry Home App.
It is priced at PHP 6,950 (Cherry Home Official Shopee Store).
Cherry Home Smart Wall Switch 3-Gang
The Cherry Home Smart Wall Switch 3-Gang lets you turn on and off your lights remotely using your phone. Through your phone, you can schedule when to turn ON/OFF your lights. You can also use voice commands here, especially if you have Amazon Echo or Google Home.
It is priced at PHP 1,050 (Cherry Home Official Shopee Store).
Cherry Home Smart Video Doorbell
The Cherry Home Smart Video Doorbell is not your ordinary doorbell. It records video and saves images of your visitor. It comes with two-way radio and motion detection. It’s also weather-proof. It can shoot at 1080p resolution and features night vision.
It is priced at PHP 3,250 (Cherry Home Official Shopee Store).
Cherry Home Smart Wall Socket with USB
If you want a wall socket that you can control, then here’s the Cherry Home Smart Wall Socket with USB. It features Smart Wi-Fi control and 5V (2.1A) USB output. It comes with a Wi-Fi frequency of 2.4Ghz and is compatible with Google Home or Amazon Alexa.
It is priced at PHP 990 (Cherry Home Official Shopee Store).
Cherry Home 4 USB Smart Extension Cord
The Cherry Home 4 USB Smart Extension Cord features multiple plugs control, and yes, you can control the device via the Cherry Home app. It works with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant. It also comes with a power button and Full Flame Retardant Shell. The cord measures 2.1m.
It is priced at PHP 1,400 (Cherry Home Official Shopee Store).
And there you have it. Are there any more smart home devices that you would like to suggest? Feel free to comment down below!