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August and Yale Launch Market’s Most Advanced Keypad Smart Locks

August Home Blog – 9.25.18

Today, we’re excited to launch the new line of Yale Assure Locks – Connected by August, a special product collaboration with our Assa Abloy sister company, Yale. These locks are the first keypad smart locks to offer popular August features such as: auto-unlock, remote access, universal voice assistant support, DoorSense and secure virtual keys. These new locks leverage Yale’s nearly 180 years of experience in making the world’s most secure locks, as well as the smart home innovation that has made August a leader in the smart lock space. These new locks are just a hint at what is to come from these two market leaders.

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Setting up your August Smart Lock Pro with Amazon Alexa

August Home YouTube Channel – 9.5.18 (9.3.18)

 

 

With August Smart Lock, your phone is now your key. And now, so is your voice. August Smart Lock Pro works with all Alexa-enabled devices including Echo Show, Echo Plus, Echo, Echo Dot – even Alexa-enable Sonos devices. ith August’s Alexa integration, you can ask Alexa to control your door. You will need to enable a security PIN to enable unlocking. To enable voice control, you will need an August Connect Wi-Fi Bridge to speak to your lock. Or, an August Doorbell Cam will work. All devices need to be powered, connected to Wi-Fi and paired with your lock.

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Setting up your August Smart Lock Pro with the Google Assistant

August Home YouTube Channel – 9.5.18 (9.3.18)

 

 

With August Smart Lock, your phone is now your key. And now, so is your voice. August Smart Lock Pro works with Google Home or any Google Assistant-enabled device. With August Google Assistant integration, you can ask Google to control your door. To enable voice control, you will need an August Connect Wi-Fi Bridge to speak to your lock. Or, an August Doorbell Cam will work. All devices need to be powered, connected to Wi-Fi and paired with your lock. Just launch the Google Asssistant app. From here, tap the blue drawer icon in the upper-right corner. Then tap the menu icon in the upper-right corner. Select settings, then scroll up and select home control. Tap the + icon in the lower-right corner to add devices. Select August Home. Sign in with your August account information to see your August Smart Lock listed in the Google Assistant’s devices section. Assign a room to your lock, then you’re all sent.
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