This 2nd Generation Nest Learning Thermostat is a great buy. The detailed feature and its review have been done below :
It has elegant, slimmer design, is enclosed by a solid stainless steel ring, and works with 95% of low voltage systems. Its features like 2 stage cooling; 3 stage heating, Heat pump with emergency heat; Dual fuel systems (Heat pump with furnace) ; Humidifier or dehumidifier are really cool.
It made my life simple as its True Radiant feature gives a predictable schedule and even heat. And no more frustrating guessing about what temperature to set when. It remembers the temperature and programs itself. Now, I am able to saves energy and up to 20% money on my electricity bill, as it automatically turns itself down when I am away and automatically adjust the temperature to avoid heating or cooling an empty home. It has energy history feature that tracks daily heating and cooling usage and whether it is running in an energy efficient manner and can be helpful in saving energy and money.
It’s simple to use as 99% of Nests have custom schedules, and after connecting it to the Wi-Fi; I can control it from anywhere via my Smartphone, laptop or tablet. It’s secure, private, and reliable and supports HTTPS, SSL and 128-bit encryption. Keeping it on an energy-efficient temperature earns me Nest Leaf daily, and helps me to save another 10% on average. Its airwave feature automatically turns off the AC a few minutes early, but keeps the fan running, without making me feel uncomfortable but runs my AC up to 30% less. Its early-on feature comes handy; as it starts heating or cooling early and gives me desired temperature at right time. System Match, turns on specific features to keep me comfortable and help me save, once I tell Nest what system I have. Filter Reminders of Nest reminds me to change my air filter based on how many hours my heat or AC has run. And a clean filter further cut 5% off my electricity bill. Its Heat Pump Balance feature minimizes how often I need to use expensive auxiliary heat. It is compatible with 95% of 24 volt heating & cooling systems: gas, oil, electric, oil, forced air, heat pump and radiant.
It came with compatibility checker and a custom wiring guide. The product was easy to install and it took me 30 minutes or so to install it.
- Eye catching, elegantdesign
- Simple to use and can be controlled remotely
- Save energy and cut off electricity bill
- Compatible with 95% of 24 volt heating and cooling systems
- Easy to install
- Product is expensive.
Auto Away feature can kick in while one is home.