Today Samsung announced the release of the next generation of SmartThings. It’s the premium technology that enables users to connect their living and stay in touch with the future of IoT. Samsung released the enhanced updates for its service.
Samsung had made a previous announcement which is stated as the SmartThings’ commitment, the company aimed at simplifying the connected home experience, the new interface offers an easier, more robust user journey, and faster load times with a brand-new interface.
“We’re pleased to introduce the new SmartThings experience. We’ve listened to our customers and have invested in our technology to enhance the user experience to make it simpler. As smart homes continue to surge in popularity, SmartThings is the ideal platform that allows everyone to enjoy a smarter life with connected devices.”
According to the latest reports, the new SmartThings interface will make it easier to discover connected home experiences, and ensure a seamless transition from SmartThings’ previous version to the latest. SmartThings’ enhanced design has introduced five sections for the app.
- Favorites are the new home screen within SmartThings and gather the devices, scenes, and services used most for quicker access
- Devices lets users view and control all devices, connecting TVs, light bulbs, appliances, and more.
- Life is a place to explore the growing world of the connected living where users can discover new SmartThings services that transform physical products into meaningful user experiences. Users can learn about enhanced functions that improve their overall living experiences, such as SmartThings Cooking, a one-stop shop that creates seamless kitchen and meal-prepping experiences.
- Automations connect devices and allow them to work together and respond to specific conditions in the home, such as a door opening and a light turning on.
- The menu will house additional SmartThings features including SmartThings Labs, Notifications, History, and Settings.
Samsung announced that its new interface will be made available for Android devices starting today and the iOS update will be released soon. Earlier the company announced its Windows application, which will offer a similar experience right from a Galaxy Book and any other Windows PC.