PiCO Home is a small smart air quality monitor that works with a companion application loaded onto your smartphone to provide feedback on the air quality in your surrounding area allowing you to make sensible choices to protect your health and safety. Watch the demonstration video below to learn more about the compact yet powerful air sensor that is capable of detecting dangerous particles in your local environment.
Launched via Kickstarter this week early bird pledges are available from $79 or roughly £62 offering a $70 discount off the recommended retail price. If all goes well and the Kickstarter campaign is successful and manufacturing progresses smoothly worldwide shipping is expected to commence sometime around September 2019.
The development team behind PiCO Home explain more about its inspiration and features. “Our product is designed for ease of use, by anyone seeking maximum comfort, a healthier environment, and a better lifestyle. Lightweight, portable, and stylish utilizing Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity, PiCO Home also seamlessly integrates with Alexa — giving you a fun and informative user experience while monitoring the air around you. Our high-quality sensors provides critical, real-time information about the air quality around you at a glance, instantly. Unlike traditional air monitors, PiCO Home provides you a peace of mind with a combination of high-reliable data, portability, and a low price.”
As you can see from the image above the air sensor is small enough to hold in the palm of your hand and can be connected directly to your smartphone.