Wyze today launched a new deadbolt lock with fingerprint scanning and an attached keypad for $70. Thewill include personalized codes, use history and automations via the Wyze app.
This isn't Wyze's first connected lock: In 2020, Wyze releasedfor $122 -- though that one didn't have fingerprint scanning, and it used a plug-in gateway to connect to your home's Wi-Fi. This new Lock Bolt is $50 cheaper, but it doesn't connect to Wi-Fi at all, instead using a Bluetooth connection to your phone for setup and maintenance.
Wyze is continuing to expand its already wide array of offerings, such as its, all of them unified by . The Lock Bolt is similarly wallet-friendly, hitting an under-$100 price tag in .
But Wyze has also been in the news recently due to a. The company alerted Wyze in 2019 of a vulnerability that would allow hackers to access footage from the Wyze Cam v1, and Wyze the vulnerability to users until 2022.
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