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Top 10 IoT Products To Watch Out For In 2021

From manufacturing to retail marketing, organisations, regardless of their sizes, have started using the Internet of Things (IoT) devices to transform their businesses. According to reports, the IoT technology reached 100 billion dollars in the market revenue for the first time in 2017, and estimates suggest that this figure will grow to around 1.6 trillion by 2025.

Below is a compilation of the top ten Internet of Thing (IoT) products that will be trending in 2021.


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Note: The list is in alphabetical order

1| AWS Snowcone

About: AWS Snowcone is a member of the AWS Snow Family of edge computing, edge storage, and data transfer devices. The weight of this IoT device is around 4.5 pounds, i.e. 2.1 kg and includes 2 CPUs and 8 terabytes of usable storage. Snowcone can run edge computing workloads that use AWS IoT Greengrass or Amazon EC2 instances, and store data securely. One can use Snowcone in backpacks on first responders, or for IoT, vehicular, and drone use cases. 

Users can also execute compute applications at the edge, ship the device with data to AWS for offline data transfer as well as transfer data online with AWS DataSync from edge locations. Currently, the device is available in the US East (N. Virginia), US West (Oregon), Europe (Ireland), and Europe (Frankfurt) regions.

Price: The price varies depending upon the types of services, and ranges from USD 30-USD 2000.

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2| Amazon Echo Plus Voice Controller

About: Amazon Echo Plus Voice Controller is a voice-controlled device with Alexa voice service. The smart, voice-controlled loudspeaker features premium speakers that deliver 360-degree omnidirectional audio. It has a built-in smart hub that can set up compatible Zigbee enabled smart home devices directly. With seven microphones, beam-forming technology, and noise cancellation, Echo Plus hears from any direction even in noisy environments.

Price: The price range starts from INR 3,499. 

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3| Bitdefender BOX IoT Security Solution

About: Bitdefender launched the first IoT security solution in 2015 and created the IoT security category. Bitdefender BOX 2 is the latest next-gen security device trusted by experts and users to secure their homes by protecting all connected devices with a single security solution. 

Bitdefender BOX 2 plugs into any non-mesh or non-Google Wi-Fi router and protects an unlimited number of Wi-Fi and internet-connected devices using total security unlimited. It is a full-featured, cross-platform network security suite ensuring all Windows, Mac, iOS, Android, and IoT devices are fully protected. This includes real-time data protection, multi-layer malware and ransomware protection, social network protection, microphone monitor, webcam protection, anti-tracker, password manager, secured online banking and shopping and much more.

Price: You can buy this from Amazon at around USD 332.

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4| Google Home Voice Controller

About: Google Home is a wifi-connected, voice-controlled smart speaker. With Google Home Voice Controller, you can use your voice to enjoy Google Nest and Google Home speakers and display features, like media, alarms, lights & thermostats, volume control, and much more. The product’s voice-activated search functions let users to speak voice commands to interact with services through Google Assistant. 

Price: The lowest price of Google Home Smart Speaker is INR 6,990.

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5| Lenovo ThinkCentre M75n IoT

About: The ThinkCentre M75n IoT can collect, store, as well as process data from IoT devices, such as sensors and cameras, both seamlessly and securely. This is an industrial PC that can help give businesses the edge needed for computation, and also delivers real-time tracking and insights. The ThinkCentre M75n IoT Desktop is equipped with AMD Athlon 3000 Series mobile processors with Radeon Graphics. Each ThinkCentre is developed with ThinkShield, a security-by-design approach offering multiple layers of protection to safeguard business-critical information and devices.

Price: The price of ThinkCentre M75n Nano IoT starts from USD 369. 

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6| Logitech Harmony Universal Remote

About: Logitech Harmony Universal Remote is a smart and universal remote controller that can control up to 15 devices for seamless control of entertainment and smart systems. The latest Harmony Elite includes colour touchscreen, motion sensing, vibration feedback, an improved button layout, voice integration, dedicated connected home buttons, and a replaceable, rechargeable battery with 20% greater capacity.

Price: The price starts from INR 15,000- 50,000.

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7| Particle Photon Wi-Fi with Headers

About: Particle Photon Wi-Fi with Headers is a Wi-Fi IoT device for creating connected projects and products for the Internet of Things. It is a tiny Wi-Fi IoT device powered by a Cypress Wi-Fi chip alongside a powerful STM32 ARM Cortex M3 microcontroller. The headers make prototyping easy as each board can plug directly into standard breadboards and perfboards.

Price: The price of this device is USD 19.

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8| Sensimed Triggerfish

About: Sensimed Triggerfish is a continuous ocular monitoring system that provides insights into the ocular volume changes throughout the day and night. The device includes a smart contact lens that captures spontaneous changes in the eye, providing physicians with valuable information that can help guide glaucoma treatment.

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9| Telematics Plug

About: The Telematics Plug is an IoT sensor device that is designed for crash detection as well as analysing driving behaviour. It is developed by Bosch and one can choose between the various options, such as accident detection functionality & driving behaviour determination; accident detection functionality only and driving behaviour determination only. 

Price: The price ranges around INR 4,000.

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10| Vodafone Curve

About: Vodafone Curve is a smart, multi-purpose GPS tracker device launched by Vodafone UK. The IoT device allows users to stay connected to the people by sending them alerts as well as updates to their mobile from a distance. The device requires a separate Vodafone Smart SIM subscription and users can personalise alerts to create their own zones.

Price: The price ranges from £ 20. 

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