The Milo Smart Home Speaker (Milo) by Hogar Controls is the first-ever combination smart speaker and smart home hub to include support for Z-Wave Plus and adds multi-platform access for Zigbee, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth devices. Milo also works with the Google Assistant to stream music, news, weather and so much more. Milo features a touch interface for scenes and intuitive all-in-one app control.#MeetMilo
Milo includes native voice and touch controls; voice commands are delivered with the Google Assistant and can be used to activate connected devices. Users can say simple phrases like “Hey Google, turn on my living room lights” or “Hey Google, lock the front door” for effortless control of each room. An on-board touch interface on the top of the device delivers one-touch scene control for quick access to customized functions programmed by users.
Milo delivers a full suite of entertainment functions including news and weather from favorite stations, streaming music and podcasts along with compatibility with Airplay and Chrome Cast Audio.
Using the Google Assistant, the voice platform found in Google Home and Android phones, users have access to the library of commands and intelligence including search queries across the entire web, basic commands for checking local weather, stocks, cooking and recipe support, shopping, media playback along with a host of 3rd party actions built by outside developers for the platform. With the Google Assistant, Milo boasts the world’s most intelligent voice engine to provide any information, any time for any user.
Milo leverages the functionality of Z-Wave Plus™ along with Zigbee, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth to meet the demands of the smart home market and create a truly compatible device to connect a diverse set of smart home products. Milo is the first smart speaker to include native support for Z-Wave.
The design-friendly Milo stands at an unobtrusive four inches high and just over three inches wide. Rolled with fabric, aluminum brim and a beautiful glass touch screen interface, Milo is a powerful smart home speaker that fits in with any décor. In addition to the software powerful voice platform inside, Hogar has built a touch button on the glass interface that sits atop Milo to provide quick access of connected devices and favorite scenes.
Built with an integrated high-excursion speaker with two-inch drivers and dual two-inch passive radiators that produce deliver clear highs and rich bass, Milo delivers dynamic audio and premium sound quality in addition to a far-field microphone to pick up voice commands from across a room.