The Wallcon concept is a system that can be integrated into a household. This offers the advantage of controlling and evaluating the energy flow inside the house.
In order to understand which functions are already provided by existing applications, we evaluated different apps of the category Smart Home.
The system consists of several components that communicate with each other. The user will interact with a light switch and application.
Through the formation of personas different needs could be identified, that will be solved with the help of the concept.
The hardware component is a light switch with advanced functions. This switch visualizes the consumption of the specific room and is used to control the room temperature, the light and the shutters.
The user has the option of understanding the power consumption of an individual device, that is placed on a graphical floor plan. In addition, devices can we switched on and off.