Zigbee is an open-communication standard that provides a low-cost, low-power alternative to smart-home devices rather than Wi-Fi and other protocols.
As Amazon, Apple and Google join the Zigbee Alliance to develop an open-source smart home connectivity standard, this is good news for everyone. Here’s why.
While Bluetooth has been around for some time, it is not very ideal for IoT connection. Here are some leading Bluetooth alternatives for IoT devices.
IoT devices adhere to standards to communicate with each other. Zigbee, Z-Wave, Thread, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth are some commonly used smart home standards.