Amazon Alexa for KNX Smart Homes

Amazon Alexa
for KNX Smart Homes

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Once you have copied a few information from your KNX mobile app, 1Home will setup itself automatically with your KNX home server through device auto-detection.

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Installation of the device takes 3-seconds.

Your KNX smart home settings are automatically detected and imported to Amazon Alexa.
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Your KNX smart home settings are automatically detected and imported to Amazon Alexa.

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Try before you buy. No additional hardware needed.

Try before you buy. No additional hardware needed.

Using 1Home Cloud you are able to experience Voice Control with no additional hardware at all. Start your week of free trial and control your home through Amazon Alexa in the next 5-min. For free!

* Externally accessible IP on the KNX IP interface presents a security concern. This is why we advise you to connect via 1Home Box. Do not test any critical devices with the cloud connectivity!

After you have tested it go for our plug & play Box.

1Home Box is a plug & play device in line with industry standards of security. No technical knowledge needed for the setup. Connect to your smart home as simple as connecting to the Wi-Fi.

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FAQ

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Which languages are supported on Alexa?

Which languages are supported on Alexa?

  • English (US + UK)
  • German
  • Japanese
  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish
Which Voice Commands will work in my home?

Which Voice Commands will work in my home?

Voice Commands for controlling Lights

To turn a light on/off:

  • Alexa, turn on/off light
  • Alexa, turn light on/off
  • Alexa, set on/off light
  • Alexa, set light on/off

Set a light brightness to certain level:

  • Alexa, set light to 50%

Dim a Light:

  • Alexa, dim <light>
  • Alexa, decrease <light>

Brighten a light:

  • Alexa, brighten <light>
  • Alexa, increase <light>

To dim/brighten lights by a certain percentage:

  • Alexa, dim/brighten <light> by 50%
  • Alexa, increase/decrease <light> by 50%

Change the color of a light:

  • Alexa, set <light> to <color>
  • Alexa, turn <light> <color>

Change the color of a shade of white:

  • Alexa, make <light> <shade>
  • Alexa, change <light> to <shade>
  • Alexa, set <light> to <shade>

    The shade of white can be: warm, warm white, incandescent, soft white, white, daylight, daylight white, cool, cool white.

Other useful commands are the ones for turning all the lights in a room on/off and dimming them. Users of Amazon Alexa should create a Group in the Alexa App. Devices of a specific room should be added to this group as well as the Echo, which is in the room. If the Echo, which is in this room, hears the "Alexa, turn off lights" command, it will turn the lights of that room on. The naming of the devices and the room name is not important.

To turn on/off all lights in room/group:

  • Alexa, turn on/off lights

To dim all lights in room/group:

  • Alexa, set lights to 50%

Voice Commands for controlling Blinds

To fully open the blinds:

  • Alexa, <blind> up
  • Alexa, turn off <blind>
  • Alexa, turn <blind> off
  • Alexa, set <blind> off
  • Alexa, set off <blind>
  • Alexa, increase <blind>
  • Alexa, brighten <blind>
  • Alexa, set <blind> to 0%

To fully close the blinds:

  • Alexa, <blind> down
  • Alexa, turn on <blind>
  • Alexa, turn <blind> on/off
  • Alexa, set <blind> on/off
  • Alexa, set on/off <blind>
  • Alexa, decrease <blind>
  • Alexa, dim <blind>
  • Alexa, set <blind> to 100%

Set the blind to a certain position:

  • Alexa, set <blind> to 50%
  • Alexa, increase <blind> by 50%
  • Alexa, decrease <blind> by 50%

Voice Commands for controlling Thermostats

To set thermostat using the thermostat's name

  • Alexa, <thermostat> 20°C.
  • Alexa, set <thermostat> to 20°C.

To hear the ambient temperature on the thermostat

  • Alexa, what is the temperature inside?

To hear what the temperature is set to on the thermostat

  • Alexa, what is the <room> thermostat set to?

Increase/Decrease the temperature using the thermostat's name
(Changes the temperature in Alexa for 1 Degree)

  • Alexa, make <thermostat> warmer/cooler.
  • Alexa raise/lower the temperature of <thermostat>.

Increase/Decrease the temperature of thermostat for X degrees

  • Alexa, raise/lower the temperature of <thermostat> by 2 degrees.

To switch heating or cooling for a specific room/thermostat1

  • Alexa, set the <thermostat> to heating/cooling/automatic.
  • Alexa, turn <thermostat> to heat/heating/cooling.

1 Please note: This command changes the mode to auto heat/cool mode. In order for this command to work, the Smart home has to support auto mode.

Voice Commands for controlling Switches and Scenes

How to control a Switch

To turn on/off a switch:

  • Alexa, turn on/off <scene>
  • Alexa, set on/off <scene>

How to control a Scene

To activate / turn on a scene:

  • Alexa, turn on <scene>
  • Alexa, activate <scene>

To deactivate / turn off a scene:

  • Alexa, turn off <scene>
  • Alexa, deactivate <scene>

Turn on/off all devices in room/group:

  • Alexa, turn on/off <group>
Which devices with integrated Alexa Voice Assistant are supported?

Which devices with integrated Alexa Voice Assistant are supported?

Any device with supported Alexa Voice Assistant will work with our product, including: Amazon Alexa Echo Dot, Amazon Alexa Echo, Any Smart Phone (iOS, Android, etc.) through Amazon Alexa app, Amazon Alexa Echo Show, Amazon Alexa Echo Spot, Amazon Alexa Echo Sub, Sonos One (Gen 2), Bose Home Speaker, Lenovo Smart Tab M10, Amazon Fire TV Stick, and many many others...

Which KNX IP Interfaces are supported?

Which KNX IP Interfaces are supported?

  1. ABB IPR/S 3.1.1 IP-Router, REG
  2. ABB IPS/S3.1.1 IP-Interface, REG
  3. APRICUM MECip KNX/IP Router
  4. B.E.G. 90125 KNXnet/IP Interface LUXOMATnet
  5. BERKER 75010016 IP-Router REG
  6. BUSCH-JAEGER 6136/APP Busch-ControlTouch
  7. BUSCH-JAEGER 6186/35 IP Interface
  8. ENERTEX 1168 KNX IP Secure Interface
  9. GIRA 216700 KNX IP-Router REG plus
  10. HAGER TH210 IP KNX Router
  11. HAGER TYF120 KNX/IP Gateway
  12. JUNG IPS 300 SREG KNX IP
  13. JUNG IPS 200REG
  14. MDT IP Router – SCN-IP100.02
  15. MERTEN 680329 KNX/IP-Router REG-K
  16. MERTEN MEG6500-0113 KNX InSideControl IP-Gateway
  17. SCHNEIDER KNX IP Router MTN680329
  18. SIEMENS 5WG1148-1AB22 KNX IP Interface N 148/22
  19. THEBEN 9070981 IP-Interface
  20. WEINZIERL 731 KNX IP Interface
  21. WEINZIERL 732 KNX IP Interface
  22. WEINZIERL 752 KNX IP Router
  23. ZENNIO ZSY-IPI-PL KNX-IP Interface
  24. ZENNIO ZSYIPRCL KNX IP Router CL
Which KNX devices are supported on the 1Home platform?

Which KNX devices are supported on the 1Home platform?

  • Simple light
  • Dimming light
  • RGB light
  • KNX Simple switch
  • Energy plug
  • Simple blinds
  • Adjustable blinds
  • KNX Scene
  • KNX Simple Scene
  • Thermostat
  • Air Conditioning
  • Amazon Alexa also supports:
  • KNX Temperature sensor
  • KNX Contact sensor
Can I use multiple Voice Assistants at once?

Can I use multiple Voice Assistants at once?

Yes, you can use all popular Voice Assistants with the 1Home platform. See this article to learn how to enable more of them.

Can I try the product using the Voice Assistant in my Smartphone?

Can I try the product using the Voice Assistant in my Smartphone?

Yes, even Voice Assistant device is not required for you to try out Voice Control. Simply use the Assistant in your mobile phone (in the Amazon Alexa App). See how to enable that.

What information do I require to setup the system?

What information do I require to setup the system?