“The touch-screen breakthrough is that you don’t need to connect the Almond to a computer to set it up. The Almond does beautifully as a simple, effortless, attractive way for non-nerds to extend their hot spots into un-blanketed corners of the house.” - David Pogue, “Pogue Posts” blog, New York Times, writing about Almond 2012
Almond 2015 has 30% better WiFi range than the Original Almond 2012
We’ve significantly improved the WiFi performance compared to the original Almond 2012. And the Almond 2015 is just as easy to set up, thanks to its intuitive and revolutionary touch screen Interface.
Multi-Purpose: WiFi Router / Range Extender / Wireless Bridge / Access Point
Router or AP - Works with any Internet modem (Cable, DSL, Fiber, etc.) from any provider (Comcast, Time Warner, AT&T, Verizon etc.)
Range Extender (Repeater) - Wirelessly extends and boosts your existing WiFi signal, compatible with routers from Apple Airport, Netgear, Linksys, Cisco, Belkin, D-Link, Asus, etc.
Wireless Bridge - Connects your wired (Ethernet) only devices to your WiFi network
Home Security & Home Automation
Almond 2015 also acts as a versatile smarthome security and automation hub. Just add compatible sensors.
No Monthly Fees - No contracts and no lock-ins.
Security Alerts/Notifications - Receive smartphone alerts when your doors or windows open or close
Energy Saving - Control lights, thermostats and even appliances remotely
Schedules & Rules - Intuitive UI to create schedules and automation logic
2 LAN + 1 WAN + 1 USB
Home Automation: ZigBee HA 1.2
Port Forwarding, Firewall, DMZ, UPnP
Free iOS & Android Apps & Browser UI
Range: 50-150 ft. (Depends on Construction)
Power Supply: 12V, 1A (Input:110 - 220V, 50-60Hz)
If the convenience of controlling your lights and locks from your phone is too taxing, here's an easier method: Control your smart devices with voice commands on Amazon Alexa devices. The Almond 2015 pairs with the Alexa so you can control Home/Away modes, 'Scenes' you’ve created with your voice and all smart devices such as lights, thermostats and power outlets. For example 'Alexa, tell Almond to activate Movie Scene' or 'Alexa, tell Almond to set Home mode'.
Almond 2015 is a Powerful Range Extender and Wireless Router. Our acclaimed touchscreen setup gets any network up and running under 3 minutes. Almond 2015 helps you eliminate 'dead zones' by extending your wireless network from any router (TP Link, Netgear, Linksys, Cisco, Belkin and many more). Our free Almond app (iOS and Android) lets you control your network remotely. Almond also has built in smart home hub capabilities that can be monitored and controlled using the same app. Now you can control smart devices on your Almond with voice commands on Amazon Alexa devices. The Almond 2015 pairs with Alexa so you can control Home/Away modes, 'Scenes' you’ve created and all smart devices such as lights, thermostats and power outlets.
What more? You can also manage your Wi-Fi device with features like voice activated parental controls and guest networks.
Use it as a Router or as a Repeater to extend your existing Wi-Fi signal.
Whole Home Wi-Fi
If you have a large house, you can use multiple Almonds to create a single, seamless Wi-Fi network.
3 Minute Setup
Simple Touchscreen Setup that doesn’t require a PC or Mac or Web Browser.
Know when your doors or windows open. Detect smoke or carbon monoxide or water leaks.
|Almond 3||Almond+||Almond 2015||Almond|
|Wi-Fi Router / Extender / Bridge / Access Point||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|Wi-Fi Mesh / Built-In Siren / Updated Automatically||✓||_||_||_|
|5GHz Wi-Fi||867 Mbps||1300 Mbps||_||_|
|2.4GHz Wi-Fi||300 Mbps||450 Mbps||300 Mbps||300 Mbps|
|Antennas (Internal)||2×2 + 2×2||3×3 + 3×3||2×2||2×2|
|USB||1x USB 2.0||2x USB 3.0||1x USB 2.0||_|
|ZigBee HA 1.2 / Cloud Service iOS app / Android app||✓||✓||✓||_|
|Ethernet LAN Port||2x10/100/1000||4x10/100/1000||2x10/100||2x10/100|