Kohler’s new intelligent toilet adds Alexa support for a ‘fully-immersive experience’


The hottest gadget to be showcased at the CES 2019 and steal the spotlight from everything else could be a toilet; That’s right! A toilet. American brand Kohler, which is nearly one and a half century old, has introduced a new smart toilet that could transform the bathroom as your favorite place in the house. Remember Kohler’s Numi intelligent toilet that all sorts of smart things like playing music and adjusting the ambient lights? Well, the American plumbing products maker has introduced a new version of it, which brings the awesomeness of Alexa to your restroom. Kohler’s Numi 2.0 Intelligent Toilet, according to the press release, will provide the users with a “fully-immersive experience” with the help of its many “lighting and audio enhancements.”

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All the intelligent features of the Numi 2.0 toilet can be accessed and operated with the help of Alexa voice assistance, which can play your favorite music, adjust the lights and set the seat’s temperature to your preference Kohler’s pure warmth feature. All other features of Amazon’s voice assistant can also be used right from the throne. “Connected technology is driving innovation in the smart home category, but connectivity alone isn’t enough. We believe in leading with design and seamlessly incorporating the right technologies so that our customers can personalize their bathroom experiences to be just right for them,” David Kohler, president, and CEO of Kohler, said in a statement. The Numi 2.0 Intelligent Toilet is expected to be available in the first quarter of 2019 with prices starting at $7000.

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