Notion: An intelligence security system that allows you to “be home, even when you’re not.”
The Notion engineers have finally done the unthinkable. This sleek, simple, inconspicuous sensor is a multi-function security device that can detect unbelievable things. With Notion, you have to ability to to know when your child comes home from school, the moment there is a water leak, how full your gas tank is, if a gun safe has been opened and much more. Using your mobile device, you have the ability to know exactly what is going on at your home even when you are away. Each Notion sensor detects multiple different actions.
1 Notion Sensor on Your Front Door Can Tell You:
•If a smoke alarm goes off
•If someone knocks on the door
•If the door doesn’t get shut
•The temperature of the room the sensor is in
•If a light is turned on or left on for too long
•If someone else opened the door and it wasn’t you or a family member
Benefits of Using More than 1 Notion:
- •Water leak probes: alerts you immediately when there is a water leak
- •Accelerometer: detects if your garage door is opened
- •Proximity sensor: will tell you if a gun safe is opened
- •Ambient light sensor: tells you if lights have been left on
- •Piezoelectric transducer: to tell you if a smoke alarm goes off or how full/empty a propane tank is by measuring natural frequency
- •Temperature sensor: detects the temperature of your house
- •Gyroscope: tells you if a window or door opens
See also: Mercury’s New Home Program
Who Can Use Notion?
Another perk to this invention is that you don’t need to manually arm or disarm you system. Notion actually knows when you are away from home and will alert you about any important information. Notion would be great for home owners, renters, small and medium-sized businesses and especially vacation home owners.
So How Many Notion Sensors Do You Need?
•1 hub+ 10 sensors: for complete home intelligence coverage, recommended for anyone who wants the top notch security system.
•1 hub + 5 sensors: recommended for homeowners for the basic home monitoring two doors, one bathroom, leaks and window security.
•1 hub + 3 sensors: great for renters with a two doors, one bathroom that could possibly have a water leak.
•1 hub + 1 sensor: great for those looking to secure a gun safe for example, propane tank, wine cellar or perhaps a liquor cabinet.
Notion on Kickstarter
Notion is currently running a Kickstarter campaign and for a limited time, prices for the sensors range from $30-$1,200. Really loving Notion home security? For $5,000 you can build your very own Notion system as well as a VIP trip to Denver to meet with the team of engineers as well as take a trip to the manufacturer to see where everything happens! The Kickstarter campaign will be available until October 15, 2014, so buy now while prices are incredibly affordable!