Onvis CS1 Contact Sensor Available for Purchase on Amazon, Shipping November 25th

First discovered back in September, the Onvis CS1 Contact Sensor is now available for purchase on Amazon. Discovered by Chris Young of HomeKitGeek.com fame, the sensor brings a new take on the traditional door and window contact sensor throwing in not just the ability to determine whether or not something has been opened but also temperature and humidity. The sensor also has a unique audible … Continue reading Onvis CS1 Contact Sensor Available for Purchase on Amazon, Shipping November 25th

Onvis CS1 HomeKit Security Alarm Contact Sensor Revealed

Onvis, the Shenzen based company that has released just one HomeKit product to date looks to be gearing up for its next product, the CS1. Spotted in an FCC filing today, the Onvis Security Alarm Contact Sensor, or CS1, is exactly what its name suggests, a sensor that attaches to a door or window to report on whether or not it is open or closed. … Continue reading Onvis CS1 HomeKit Security Alarm Contact Sensor Revealed

Onvis Smart Dehumidifier Revealed, Potentially HomeKit Enabled

Onvis, while still a relatively new name in the HomeKit world with just one product being currently available, looks to be expanding its product line with a second potential HomeKit device coming soon. We say potential in this case, as there are no specific indications that this device will be compatible with our smart home platform of choice, but the company’s only other device, the … Continue reading Onvis Smart Dehumidifier Revealed, Potentially HomeKit Enabled

Onvis SMS1 Smart Motion Sensor Review

The Onvis SMS1 Smart Motion Sensor, like the recently reviewed Insignia Wi-Fi Garage Door Controller, is another device that has seemingly come out of nowhere. First spotted on Amazon, the SMS1 is the first HomeKit device from Shenzen Champon Technology Company and it essentially launched with no previous mentions from anywhere at all. This lack of fanfare coupled with a low price point ranging from … Continue reading Onvis SMS1 Smart Motion Sensor Review