Who makes August lock?
Who makes August lock?

Who makes the August Smart Lock?

ASSA ABLOY
In 2017 we were acquired by ASSA ABLOY, the global leader in access solutions. As part of that acquisition, we've joined our sister company Yale Home, to bring over 180 years of experience to our products.

Is August the best smart lock?

Based on our testing, the best smart lock overall is the August Wi-Fi Smart Lock. The successor to the August Smart Lock Pro, the Wi-Fi Smart Lock is 45 percent smaller and has Wi-Fi built in, so you no longer need to install a separate device to connect the lock to your home network.

Can the August Smart Lock be hacked?

The Internet of Things security team at Bitdefender has discovered a security hole in the August Smart Lock Pro + Connect, which makes it possible for hackers to gain full access to your home Wi-Fi network.

How long do batteries last in August lock?

three to six months
The team at August estimates the lock's batteries should last three to six months.

Where are August locks made?

San Francisco
August, Inc is a San Francisco home automation company, focusing on Wi-Fi connected door locks and doorbell cameras.

Did Yale buy August?

ASSA ABLOY, parent company of Yale locks, is acquiring August Home, the companies announced Thursday. The company that owns Yale locks will buy August Home, a DIY smart home security company, the businesses announced Thursday. August Home has expanded its line of smart locks over the last few years.

How long do August lock batteries last?

three to six months
Wi-Fi isn't easy on batteries, and this is the first August model with the CR123 battery. The team at August estimates the lock's batteries should last three to six months. That's a shorter suggested lifespan than the six months to a year promised for the older, AA models.

How safe are August locks?

Two-Layer Encryption: The August Smart Locks have an AES 128 bit and TLS encryption. This makes sure that all of your data is properly secured. Lost Phone Feature:Should you lose your phone this feature will let you disable your August app and any virtual keys at any moment.

Does August lock work without WiFi?

August Smart Lock without an August Wi-Fi Bridge Receive Smart Alerts only if another August App (AA) user locks/unlocks your door using August App. Without an August Wi-Fi bridge, battery readings may be delayed or not send at all until a lock Owner connects to the lock through the August App.

What happens if August lock runs out of battery?

Your Smart Lock will give you low-battery warnings for multiple weeks before it loses power. However, if your Smart Lock dies entirely before you can replace your batteries, your key will still work. This is the same deadbolt key that you've always used – the Smart Lock doesn't change the key needed.

Can August lock work without Wi-Fi?

August Smart Lock without an August Wi-Fi Bridge Receive Smart Alerts only if another August App (AA) user locks/unlocks your door using August App. Without an August Wi-Fi bridge, battery readings may be delayed or not send at all until a lock Owner connects to the lock through the August App.

How long do August batteries last?

August smart lock battery life

Model Wireless technology Battery life
August Wi-Fi Smart Lock Bluetooth, Wi-Fi (built-in) 3–6 mos.
August Smart Lock (3rd gen) Bluetooth, Wi-Fi Up to 6 mos.
August Smart Lock Pro Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, Z-Wave Up to 6 mos.
Yale Assure locks Bluetooth, Wi-Fi Up to 12 mos.

Do Yale locks work with August app?

Yale Assure Locks now work with the August app! The Connected by August Module will allow you to lock/unlock, share access and see who comes and goes all from your August app. Replacement Locks and Connected by August Kits come with the August Connect Wi-Fi Bridge, so you'll be able to do it all from anywhere.

Do Yale locks work with myQ?

By enabling delivery auto-lock in your myQ app with a Yale | LiftMaster smart lock, myQ will automatically lock your door during an in-garage delivery. Do I need a bridge or hub to use the Yale | LiftMaster smart locks?