January 9, 2018
Wi-Fi enabled, universal garage door controller device that seamlessly synchronizes all connected home accessories and listens for emergency detector alarms to automatically open the garage door for ventilation
LAS VEGAS – (January 9, 2017) – Skylink Group, a leading provider of connected home safety solutions, today announced the NOVATM, a Wi-Fi enabled, universal garage door controller device that can be retrofitted directly onto most garage door controllers on the market, transforming existing garage door openers into smart openers through the SkylinkNet iOS or Android app. In addition to remotely opening or closing most garage doors on the market through the SkylinkNet app, the NOVATM is compatible with the If This Then That (IFTTT) platform and Alexa Voice Services, allowing homeowners to manage a variety of connected home accessories from a myriad of manufacturers through one device. Doubling as an LED light fixture, the NOVATM is also designed to detect the audible alarm from smoke and carbon monoxide detectors in the home, automatically opening the garage door for added ventilation in case of an emergency.
Additional NOVA™ Features:
Integrated with Alexa Voice Services to open and close the garage door and to control other smart home devices through voice command for added convenience
Connects to a majority of existing garage door openers and smart home accessories on the market through the IFTTT platform
Features smart Wi-Fi connection protocol, allowing users to seamlessly connect to the home’s Wi-Fi network
Meets the UL 325 safety requirement to ensure a safe home for families across the world
Requires minimal wiring for a safe and easy install and set-up process
Designed as a 12W LED light, delivering the same brightness as a traditional 100W tungsten
“With the NOVATM, we are providing homeowners with a smart hub that can control a majority of smart home accessories on the market, while offering an added safety solution to ensure the safety of families across the globe,” says Gallen Tsui, president, Skylink Group. “The built-in sound detector will revolutionize the way we view the smart home – what was once an extraneous function of the home will now be considered an essential.”
CES Booth Information
Visit Skylink and preview their entire product line at the Sands, Booth #42743.
Pricing & Availability
Skylink’s NOVA™ retails for $99.99 and will be available at www.skylinkstore.com in spring 2018. For more information about Skylink or to view their entire product line, visit www.skylinkhome.com.
Since 1990, Skylink has been providing homeowners with innovative DIY home control solutions that create a safe and comfortable environment for families. Whether a homeowner is looking for an innovative security system or garage door opener, Skylink’s home solution kits cater to the needs of all families. Their commitment and passion for innovation has led them to integrate wireless technology into their line of DIY products. Skylink’s products are available for purchase at several retail locations, including Amazon, Sears, Home Depot, and Skylink.com, and are available in the United States, Canada, and Hong Kong. For more information, visit: www.skylinkhome.com.