Shell HomeGenie lets you use virtually any web-ready computer, cell phone or PDA to control your home’s lights, small appliances and thermostat. Even use the included wireless camera to make sure things are okay when you’re not there. With Shell HomeGenie , you can stay connected to your home â€” anywhere, anytime!
Shell HomeGenie Starter Kit
Now, managing your home when you’re away is easy! The new Shell HomeGenie Starter Kit lets you view and capture video, control lamps, monitor doors, and much more…anywhere, anytime! Get everything you need to connect to your home through the Internet in one complete package. Includes one of each of the following:
- Motorola Gateway â€” The communication hub of your system.
- Wireless Camera â€” Remotely view and capture live color images and video.
- Contact Sensor â€” Easily monitor doors, windows or any other area where you would like to control access.
- Power Switch â€” Conveniently program and control lamps and many of your home’s small appliances.
You can easily expand and customize your Shell HomeGenie Home Management System to fit your needs by simply adding more cameras, sensors, thermostats, or other devices.
Peace of Mind, Comfort, Control and So Much More
As a homeowner, you need to know that your home is alright while you’re away. As a busy individual, you want your home to be just as you like it when you return. And if you have a family, you like to stay connected with the ones you love, even when you can’t be there. Shell HomeGenie lets you do all this, and more. Here are just a few of the benefits you’ll enjoy:
Peace of Mind:
- Manage your home’s climate, lighting, and small appliances from home or away, 24 hours a day.
- Make sure things are okay at home with the wireless camera and built-in motion sensor.
- Access your programmable thermostat remotely through your personal home page.
- Set the climate in your home to be just as you like it when you return.
- Analyze and manage your gas and electricity usage with built-in reporting tools.
- Control your home’s lighting and small appliance from wherever you are, at any time.
Simplicity and Convenience:
- Use Shell HomeGenie with your existing broadband connection â€” no wiring needed.
- Customize your system to fit the way you live.
- Add and move devices easily without rewiring.
- Add new devices or services at any time.
- Shell HomeGenie is brought to you by Shell. For more than 100 years, people the world over have trusted Shell for innovative solutions to their energy needs.
Requires broadband Internet connection in your home.
A monthly subscription fee to Shell HomeGenie also applies.
Shell HomeGenieâ„¢ Service
The monthly service fee allows you access to your Shell HomeGenie Personal Home Page. This private page enables you to manage, monitor, and control your Shell HomeGenie devices from anywhere in the world where Internet access is available. Your Shell HomeGenie monthly service fee of $19.95* for the Shell HomeGenie Basic Service includes all of the following:
- Remote access to the Shell HomeGenieâ„¢ Programmable Thermostat, Wireless Camera and Power Switch from any Internet connection including dial-up modem and web-ready mobile devices such as cell phones and personal digital devices (PDAs)
- A Personal Home Page which includes “Mini-views” of your Shell HomeGenieâ„¢ services, live video and still image capture, and remote access to your device settings
- Personalized Email Address and 5MB account to send and receive email
- Personalized Calendar to plan your individual and family events
- Energy Usage Reports to review how you currently use energy in your home (available after December 1)
- Your current local weather
- Remote gateway software updates
- A File Organizer Package which enables you to store, manage, and access your camera images from home or any remote location with Internet access with 20MB storage
- Share video and images captured by your Shell HomeGenie Wireless Camera with friends and family
- Customer Service On-line Help assists you with any questions
With the exception of the Programmable Thermostat, which can be operated manually without the Shell HomeGenieâ„¢ system, Shell HomeGenieâ„¢ devices cannot be controlled without access to this Personal Home Page. Please also note that you cannot set or use schedules with your Programmable Thermostat in manual operation.
Price: Starting at $599.99
(Please note prices are subject to change and the listed price is correct to the best of our knowledge at the time of posting)