Matter is the new standard for smarthome devices developed jointly by numerous major companies, including Apple, Amazon and Google.
Matter offers numerous benefits to both device manufacturers and consumers. Manufacturers need only develop for one standard to support all major smart home platforms (Apple HomeKit, Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant and more). Consumers, on the other hand, can use their preferred smart home platform and can change their mind later without having to buy new devices. But even if residents of a smart home household want to use different systems at the same time, that’s possible with Matter.
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