Samsung’s WW9000 Washing Machine Uses a Smartphone for Laundry Control

Home automation comes to the laundry room.

We’re seeing the smartphone take over, from a home control standpoint. Now, it’s ready to tackle one of your toughest chores: laundry.

According to Pocket-lint, Samsung will soon release the WW900, a smartphone-enabled washing machine.

Are you itching to build a home automation system? Expert guidance is FREE in this special report, Smart Home Systems: Expert Guide to Home Automation, Smart Home Products & More. PLUS new subscribers get a FREE 6-month Charter Platinum EH Network Membership! Join now!

Unfortunately, it does not monitor shrinkage or alert you when that random red sock makes it into your whites. However, it will allow users to pause or start the laundry, as well as find out how much time is left in the cycle.

The new features have been dubbed “Smart Control,” which shouldn’t be confused with Samsung’s previous “Smart Check” options. The latter is a previously released diagnostic utility.

Other features on the WW9000 include a 5-inch color touchscreen, as well as Favorites and Most Used options that will remember some of your preferred speeds, temperatures and cycles.

While Samsung has yet to announce pricing on the WW9000, it is expected to ship sometime in May 2014.

Also Check Out:
Bosch Plans to Change Home Automation with This Little Device
Apartment Has Automation All the Way Down to the Dishwasher
Whirlpool Puts App Control into New Smart Appliances

Comments

Comments are closed.