D-Link Komfy Smart Home Device is a switch with built-in camera

D-Link has announced a new smart home device called the Komfy Switch with Camera that is a smart light switch aimed at creating a safe and smart home. The switch is made to replace a standard one or two-gang light switch. The device is an all-in-one solution that allows users to keep an eye on their home from afar.

The integrated camera has 1080p resolution and Komfy can monitor a range of environmental conditions including temperature, humidity, and air quality. The Komfy Switch with Camera can be purchased in white or black options.

The full HD resolution camera has a 130-degree wide-angle lens and uses an Ambarella HD camera SoC inside for quality video in low light conditions. The device supports sound and motion alerts and the camera aims able to stare unlimited video clips on an 8-day first in first out basis.

The video clips can be stored to an internal micro-SD card or uploaded to the cloud for storage. The clips can be viewed and played from anywhere with an internet connection using the Komfy app. The app can send push notifications when changes to the environment are sensed. Komfy Switch with Camera can be pre-ordered now with shipping in December for $299.99.