Thankfully, during testing, Nexx updated the skill, and now it’s just, “Open the garage.” For security, Alexa requires a PIN to open the door by voice, which is good. 2. Nexx Garage, Nexx Home App - Auto Open "Just Drive" troubleshooting Sorry about the low volume of this video. It allows you to Open and close your garage door from an app. Holiday Gift Guide 2020. Reply 1 year ago Reply Upvote. We use our own and third party cookies to improve our services by analyzing your browsing habits. When I started testing, using Alexa meant speaking unwieldy commands like, “Ask Nexx to open the home garage.” I never remembered what to say. It should be as simple as, "Alexa, open garage." Have the convenience of checking or activating your garage door or gate from anywhere in the world. Needing to say, "Alexa, ask Nexx Garage to open garage door" is way to long of a command. Nexx Garage NXG-200 Review #2. The Nexx Garage is the best smart garage door opener for Alexa users, but it works with Google Home, too, so you can open or close the door using voice commands. Sharing is caring so I figured I'd give something back to the community for this interesting read. Gift Guide. QUESTION. This video will demonstrate a Nexx Garage Controller using Amazon's Echo/Alexa. We believe in the heat of passion – parts of life getting new blood. The company is so behind in its time that it refuses to allow user to open gate/garage door with any integration due to safety concerns. Drive test: drive 1 mile away from home and then come back. Close. QUESTION. This device should be able to show up under discoverable devices and therefore can have the name changed, grouped with other things like lights and fans, and eliminate the long command. It just doesn’t work well. That’s because the company turned the feature off for all users. Menu (3 little bars at top left)>Settings>Auto Open [Enable Auto Open Door], [Enable Active Period and set enabled time]. CHECK COMPATIBILITY BEFORE YOU BUY: Nexx Garage is compatible with most garage door openers but, before you buy, check compatibility on Nexx website … The Nexx Smart Garage Controller works with most existing garage door openers and allows one or more users to securely open, close and monitor their garage door from anywhere in the world. The bad news? Garadget was funded on Indiegogo, and similar to the aforementioned models is compatible with the full range of Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, and IFTTT. When SmartThings says “Garage Door left open”, I check the camera first. Although the price is certainly an issue, the bigger problem is that these garage door openers require Internet access to work, and send your open and close information to the cloud. I have MyQ on both my gate and garage door. View on Amazon. Have the convenience of checking or activating your garage door or gate from anywhere in the world. The Nexx Garage smart garage door opener offers a solid array of useful features with loads of functionality built into the app, once you can get through a frustrating setup process. It’s compatible with Alexa, Google Assistant, Siri, and SmartThings with no fees. The Tailwind iQ3 is our pick for most everyone. ACTIVATE YOUR GARAGE DOOR OPENER BY TAPPING on the Nexx mobile app, or by giving voice commands to your Alexa or Google Assistant devices, or soon, by driving near your garage door (this … We believe in the heat of passion – parts of life getting new blood. For $100, the Nexx Garage system gives you voice control, remote access, auto-open and more wires than you ever wanted. Read our full Nexx Garage overview here. If you continue to browse, consider accepting its use. 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