This post is about my experience of setting up the D-Link DCS 5222L Network Surveillance camera to the Samsung SmartThings hub.There is a note on the SmartThings app that says:
This device has not been officially tested and certified to “Work with SmartThings”. You can connect it to your SmartThings home but performance may vary and we will not be able to provide support or assistance.
In fact this is a bit misleading because the D-Link DCS 5222L camera is not picked automatically if the latest firmware “DCS-5222L_B1_FW_V2.14.04” is installed on the camera. I know this because I have two of these cameras on my home network and one was on V2.13 while the other was on V2.14.
I don’t currently wear a watch because I have my phone or computer to see the time, but looking at the features of the Samsung Gear S3 smart watch makes me think 2017 could be the year I start wearing one.
Samsung have come along way since their first smart watch.
I have & use both Android Pay and Samsung Pay on my Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge, both are super convenient for shopping without the need for me to pull out my wallet, and the Gear S3 supports Samsung Pay…sweet!
It’s very hard to not like all the features of the Samsung Gear S3. Time will tell if I get one.