Nest has introduced an all-new Nest Protect, which makes significant improvements over the first-generation hardware.
An all-new Nest Protect has been introduced by the company, bringing some new features and several safety improvements to the device. This time around Nest has included a new smoke sensor, new safety features, and the ability to hush the Protect right from your smartphone.
Introducing the all-new Nest Protect. New smoke sensor, new safety features & you can hush it from your phone. pic.twitter.com/4dy9knwiVu— Nest (@nest) June 17, 2015
The Nest Protect can also now detect whether there is a fast or slow burning fire present, thanks to its new split-spectrum sensor. Priced at $100, the next-generation Nest Protect will be available starting in July 2015.