Smart Locks Evolution - An Introduction

Traditional key locks have been around since the beginning of the Bronze Age (~4000 B.C.), starting with the pin lock. Locks experienced many different variations over the past 6,000 years, but now due to technological advances, we are able to move away from the traditional lock and key system that we have been used too.

A smart lock is an electronic lock that uses Wi-Fi or Bluetooth connectivity to interact with other devices. The devices that smart locks typically interact with are fobs and smart phones. When the phone or fob comes with in proximity of the lock, it will automatically unlock.

While some smart locks work automatically, some are far more sophisticated and customizable. By exploring this website, and watching this video, you will be able to understand the vast world of smart locks.