Elgato has unveiled Eve Button, its latest smart home remote. Using built-in Apple HomeKit technology, the button allows you to conveniently control those compatible smart home devices. Like the idea? Let’s keep checking.
The Eve Button is an advanced smart remote controller powered by Apple HomeKit. It measures 2.1 x 2.1 x 0.5 inches and weighs 1.28 ounces. As we can see from the images, the button shows off a minimal and elegant appearance design, and the aluminum casing not only delivers a durable construction, but also brings more modern aesthetics to match other smart home devices in your house.
The smart home remote uses Bluetooth technology to wirelessly connect with your Apple TV with tvOS 11 or iPad as a home hub, then you can use it to remotely control other connected smart devices in your Apple HomeKit enabled smart home system. Furthermore, the Eve Button features three actions: single press, double press, and long press, and you can assign three scenes to your Eve Button, which allows you to control multiple devices, for instance, single press for your “Evening” scene, which turns on your lamp and shuts the shades, or double press for “Relaxation” scene that delivers soft illumination with comfortable music.
Moreover, the smart home remote is powered by replaceable CR2032 battery, and its compact design allows it to comfortably fit in your pocket or palm.
Elgato Eve Button smart home remote controller is priced at $49.95 USD. If you’re interested, jump to Amazon for its more details.