Leviton recently introduced it's new voice-powered control solution, the Decora Voice Dimmer with Amazon Alexa Built-in. This new Wi-Fi in-wall dimmer allows homeowners to adjust the lighting, listen to the news, control other home devices and more, all by voice commands. Decora Voice Dimmer can replace any standard single pole or three-way light switch making the upgrade to this new convenience simple.
"Whether you're in the middle of cooking dinner and you need to shine more light on the stove top, or you're relaxing on the couch and don't want to miss the next scene, having hands-free voice control of your lighting is easier than ever with Decora Voice," says Tom Leonard, vice president of marketing and product management for Leviton Energy Management, Controls, & Automation.
"With this new voice-powered lighting control solution, Leviton is working to declutter the home by adding more intelligence to your common light switch – from maintaining schedules during temporary internet outages to integrating voice control."
The Decora Voice Dimmer with Amazon Alexa Built-in allows the smart home experience to be elevated to include whole-home lighting control which includes voice control, app control from anywhere, lighting scenes, scheduling and expanding capabilities with other compatible products through the free Leviton App, Works with My Leviton.
The Decora Voice Dimmer uses Leviton's "Off Means Off" technology for LED lighting to ensure that the lights are totally off. This new dimmer is also multi-location compatible to allow this upgrade to be installed where the lighting is controlled from multiple locations.
The Decora Voice Dimmer with Amazon Alexa Built-in is expected to be available in June 2019. Watch for our product review after this summer!