Amazon just announced their new security camera, the Amazon Cloud Cam and now the company ha announced Amazon Key, a new feature that will let couriers deliver your parcels inside your home.
Amazon Key is made up of three parts, the Amazon Key app, the Amazon Cloud Cam and a smart lock, this will allow Amazon’s delivery drivers to place your orders in your home.
Amazon Key gives customers peace of mind knowing their orders have been safely delivered to their homes and are waiting for them when they walk through their doors,” said Peter Larsen, Vice President of Delivery Technology, Amazon. “Now, Prime members can select in-home delivery and conveniently see their packages being delivered right from their mobile phones.”
Amazon Key allows customers to have their packages securely delivered inside their home without having to be there. Using the Amazon Key app, customers stay in control and can track their delivery with real-time notifications, watch the delivery happening live or review a video of the delivery after it is complete.
The new Amazon Key service is launching in the US on the 8th of November, it will be available in 37 cities at launch. The kit of the camera and the smart lock will set you back $249.99, you can find out more details about it at the link below.
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