The Xiaomi Aqara Motion Detection Motion Detector detects the presence or intrusion into a room. The motion detector works with a 3V CR2450 button cell. It is an infrared motion detector. It will automatically trigger the lighting of a lighting, send a notification on your smartphone in case of intrusion, trigger a siren … This motion detector is really very discreet. It is a small cylinder 3cm in diameter and 3.3cm high. It is fixed with a sticker on the lower cover. There is also an adjustable mounting system that can be purchased separately. The maximum detection distance is 7m at 170°.
The Zigbee2mqtt project now allows Xiaomi accessories to be integrated into a home automation server (Domoticz, Jeedom, Home Assistant, Open Hab …) without having to buy the official gateway. It’s more economical and you have full control over the data collected by Xiaomi sensors. Here are several tutorials to start
The Xiaomi Smart Home gateway and Mi Home app for iOS and Android is required. It is also possible to use the motion detector on most open source home automation software (Jeedom using a plugin, Domoticz or Home Assistant). To learn more, you can read this tutorial of unpacking the kit Xiaomi Smart Home 6 in 1 and this one for an example of integration in Home Assistant.
Xiaomi Aqara Motion Sensor offers
All Xiaomi Smart Home accessories
Xiaomi Smart Home 5 in 1 pack
- This product is available at Zapals, DealExtreme, Banggood, Newfrog.com, TinyDeal, Gearbest.
- At zapals.com you can purchase XIAOMI Mi Smart Human Body Sensor Infrared Motion Sensor Detector for only $10.50, which is 50% less than the cost in Gearbest ($20.99).
- The lowest price of Original Xiaomi Smart Home Aqara Human Body Sensor was obtained on 6 September 2018 23 h 03 min.