Innovative solution taken up by Le Journal du Net

Article summary:

Cotherm innovates to offer easily programmable electric heaters, by making an automatic and exclusive connection with your smartphone: effortless, with no pairing and no electromagnetic waves!

This year, Cotherm introduces thermostats for electric space heaters that incorporate NFC technology in order to simplify product user interface and enables easy programming for real energy savings.

Simplicity of use is sought after to allow the functionalities to be used by both installers and end users. Thus, when a technician or a user approaches his smartphone to the device, he does not need to search for the dedicated application, it opens directly and he can proceed with the settings, without the need for pairing process.

This ease of use will tenfold reduction in setup time with no more need for notice reading.

In addition to the two models already equipped, Cotherm is considering to extend this NFC solution to other regulation systems such as heat pump water heaters and other applications.

 

Full French article by Journal du net:

https://www.journaldunet.com/ebusiness/internet-mobile/1495945-pour-ses-thermostats-cotherm-passe-a-l-iot-grace-au-nfc/

Full article by RFID Journal:

https://www.rfidjournal.com/nfc-enables-installers-to-configure-hvac-settings-via-a-smartphone-app