Vivint Smart Home is the First Smart Home Services Provider to Work with Google Home
Vivint offers the most comprehensive voice-controlled smart home for
Google Home users
PROVO, Utah–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Vivint Smart Home, the leading smart home services provider in North
America, today announced that its comprehensive voice-controlled smart
home solution now works with the Google Assistant on Google Home. Vivint
is the first smart home services provider to integrate with Google’s
voice-enabled speaker, giving consumers an easy way to control their
home using their voice.
Vivint customers can simply say “Ok Google” to control multiple smart
home products throughout their home, including their smart locks,
lights, cameras, garage doors, thermostats and security system. For
example, just saying “Ok Google, tell Vivint I’m hot,” can turn down the
thermostat. Thanks to Google Home’s far-field voice recognition and the
Google Assistant’s industry-leading natural language processing, it
understands customers’ commands, even from across the room.
Beginning in April, Vivint customers will be able to connect Google Home
to their Vivint smart home system using the Google Home app. They can
then talk to the device to control their home, in addition to using the
Vivint SkyControl panel or Vivint Smart Home app.
“This integration with the Google Assistant on Google Home further
extends our leadership in bringing voice control to the smart home,”
said Jeremy Warren, chief technology officer at Vivint Smart Home.
“We’ve been blown away by the response to voice, but a growing number of
consumers have been clamoring to bring this experience to Google Home.
We’re excited about the future of this product and how it will enhance
the smart home experience for millions of consumers around the world.”
A recent survey
by Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC and Vivint Smart Home found that
Americans are ready to embrace voice control in the home. According to
the survey, 72 percent of Americans who have smart home products want
To learn more about Vivint and Google Home, visit www.vivint.com/googlehome.
About Vivint Smart Home
Vivint Smart Home is the leading provider of smart home services in
North America. Vivint delivers an integrated smart home system with
in-home consultation, professional installation and support delivered by
its Smart Home Pros, as well as 24/7 customer care and monitoring.
Dedicated to redefining the home experience with intelligent products
and services, Vivint serves more than one million customers throughout
the U.S. and Canada. For more information, visit www.vivint.com.
Note on Forward-Looking Statements
This press release contains forward-looking statements that involve
risks and uncertainties, including statements concerning Vivint’s
integration with Google Home. These statements are based on current
expectations and assumptions regarding future events and business
performance and involve certain risks and uncertainties that could cause
actual results to differ materially from those contained, anticipated,
or implied in any forward-looking statement, including, but not limited
to, the risk that users of Vivint’s products and technology may not
realize the expected benefits, and such other risks set forth in the
annual report on Form 10-K of APX Group Holdings, Inc., Vivint’s
indirect parent, for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2016, filed with
the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, or SEC, as such factors may
be updated from time to time in APX Group Holdings, Inc.’s periodic
filings with the SEC, which are accessible on the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov.
Vivint Smart Home undertakes no obligation to update publicly any
forward-looking statement for any reason, except as required by law.
Vivint Public Relations
Liz Tanner, 801-229-6956