If you are on this page, you probably own an August Smart Lock and are wondering if it’s compatible with the Ring Alarm System. Or you’re looking to get an August Lock and want to know if it works with the Ring System.
If that guess was correct, you want to keep reading as this post has answers to your questions. Let’s get started.
As of now, August smart locks are not compatible with the Ring Alarm System.
That said, August smart locks are compatible with other smart systems, and you may want to take a look. Keep reading to see what August smart locks work with.
What is the August Lock Compatible with?
While August smart locks aren’t compatible with Ring, they work with other devices.
Here are some smart systems/devices that work with August smart locks:
Like Ring Alarm, SimpliSafe is a home security system that lets you integrate compatible smart locks and control them from anywhere (via the app on your phone).
August smart locks are compatible with the SimpliSafe system. So, if you own an August Lock or are looking to get one, you can pair it with a SimpliSafe system to bolster the security in your home.
If you would like to learn more about August smart locks and SimpliSafe, read more about August smart lock compatibility with SimpliSafe.
2. Google Home
You probably know how Google Home works. It features a voice assistant that lets you operate compatible devices via voice commands.
August smart locks are compatible with Google home. You can set up the lock with Google Assistant and ask Google to lock/unlock your door, program passcodes, etc.
The integration takes a few minutes, and you’ll only need to follow simple instructions to get everything set up.
As you probably know, Alexa is a popular voice assistant that allows you to control compatible devices hands free.
Currently, all August smart lock models are compatible with Alexa, including the August Wi-Fi Lock. Though the integration processes may differ, it only takes a few minutes to get your August Lock connected to Alexa.
Once connected, you can ask Alexa about the status of your door (locked or unlocked), change codes and perform other programming functions via voice commands.
You can also operate the lock through the Alexa app on your phone.
4. Apple Homekit
August smart locks also work great with the Apple Homekit. Users can easily set up their August smart lock with Homekit and perform several functions remotely through Homekit.
August Smart Locks are currently not compatible with Ring. However, you can use other smart locks such as Kwikset, Schlage, and Yale.
And as you can see above, we have highlighted some smart systems that work with August smart locks, which may be helpful to you.
We’ll keep updating this article to reflect any change in the future.