FAQs

How does Owl work?

Owl device features multiple sensors to detect Smoke, Carbon Monoxide, Smoke, Motion, Sound, Temperature and Humidity. It sends these readings to Amazon Cloud, which then is presented to you via Owl Home mobile app.

Will Owl Wired support HomeKit?

Yes but we are still working through HomeKit certification and until we complete it, HomeKit features won't be available.

How long do the batteries last?

Owl Sensor will last up to few months on internal backup lithium-ion battery. Batteries charge seamlessly when Owl is connected to external power source.

How is the data shared and stored?

Your data will be stored on Amazon Web Services (AWS) in Canada and US regions. It is only accessible to you and your family members that you wish to share with.

What is the maximum number of Owl Wired devices can I have in a house?

You can install up to 20 devices in a single home.

Is Owl Wired UL listed?

Not yet, we are working on it.

How is Owl Home secure?

Owl Home uses end to end encryption for all communications and uses signed firmware binaries for OTA(over the air) updates. This prevents malicious firmware being installed on your device.