February 6th, 2021 | Updated on May 23rd, 2022
Best smart locks should offer both security and flexibility. Another quality you should look for in a smart lock is installation process. We have pick 10 best smart locks which are easier to install, and offer full security.
1. Yale Assure Lock SL
Upgrade your door with the Assure Lock SL, the slimmest smart lock on the market with a touchscreen keypad for key-free entry. The lock comes with the Connected by August Kit that allows you to lock or unlock, share access and see who comes and goes all using your August app, from anywhere! For ultimate convenience, your Assure Lock will unlock automatically as you approach the door and it will relock once the door is closed (with the included August DoorSense installed)! Plus, you can lock, unlock or check current status with voice assistants including Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant or Siri.
2. August Home Smart Lock Pro
Control your door and keep track of who comes and goes, all from your phone.. Send guest temporary keys from anywhere instantly from the August app.. Automatically locks your door behind you.. Certified Z-Wave Plus home product, the leading wireless technology for security and home control products.. Attaches to your existing deadbolt and installs in about 10 minutes.
3. Kwikset Aura
Aura is a Bluetooth-enabled smart lock with one-touch locking and a motorized deadbolt. Within Bluetooth range of the lock, you can use the Kwikset app to control the lock, manage lock settings, and assign user codes. With your personalized code, you can enter your home with the convenience of keyless entry. Aura is easy to install and operates on 4 AA batteries.
4. Kwikset Plus Enabled Conversion Kit Interior Assembly
The Kwikset Convert smart lock conversion kit with Home Connect technology transforms your existing deadbolt into a smart lock so you can enter your home with the convenience of keyless entry and enables the lock to wirelessly communicate with other devices in home. The lock allows the user (through a web enabled device) to remotely check the door lock status, lock or unlock the door and receive notifications. Kwikset Convert is easy to install, program and use, and operates on 4 AA batteries.
5. Schlage Encode
Schlage Encode Smart Wi-Fi deadbolt offers peace of mind from anywhere by allowing you to remotely manage your lock via the Schlage Home app or Key by app. There’s no need to purchase an extra accessory/hub to connect to your lock from anywhere – it will connect to your home’s Wi-Fi signal similar to your laptop, making it easy and intuitive to use.
Graded best in security, durability and finish by industry experts, Schlage Encode Smart Wi-Fi Deadbolt offers the advanced features of secure encryption and built-in alarm technology.
6. Kwikset Premis Touchscreen Smart Lock
Premis is an Apple HomeKit enabled touchscreen smart lock that seamlessly integrates into HomeKit features such as Siri voice control, remote access through Apple TV (4th generation or later), and end-to-end encryption while delivering trusted security features from Kwikset.
This single cylinder deadbolt can be locked or unlocked by using the keypad or key from the outside as well as the thumb turn from the inside. The crisp, clean appearance of the Satin Nickel finish adds to the overall look of the product and brings a modern feel.
7. Sesame Smart Lock
You always leave the house with your phone, wallet, and keys. With Sesame, your phone is now your key! Install Sesame in seconds and start enjoying your keyless life. Share access from the app, review access logs, and have Sesame lock and unlock the door for you! With the Wi-Fi Access Point, you can even control Sesame with your voice by asking Alexa, Google, or Siri to lock your door, or write a custom program to integrate Sesame to your existing setup via the Sesame API.
8. Yale Assure Lock SL with iM1 – HomeKit Enabled
Lock/unlock your door using Apple devices, prevent lock picking, and easily secure your door without a key by replacing your old standard deadbolt with the Yale Assure Lock SL Key Free Touchscreen Deadbolt with iM1 HomeKit Module. To unlock the door, input your code into the touchscreen, or turn the indoor thumbturn.
To lock it, give the touchscreen a tap, or use the thumbturn. Plus, by integrating this Apple HomeKit-compatible lock into your HomeKit system (optional), you can make your home even smarter with wireless capabilities, such as locking/unlocking via the Apple Home App on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch, commanding the lock by talking to Siri, or managing the lock through your Apple TV.
9. Haven Connect Bluetooth Smart Lock
Haven connect is a bluetooth enabled smart lock that installs under the bottom of your door for strong, reliable home security. Using the haven mobile app, you can control haven connect remotely to secure your home. Total access. Total security.
The gateway hub along with the mobile app will allow you to connect from anywhere, without the hub, you will need to be within bluetooth low energy range to operate the lock. Will haven fit my door – the nickel test: haven is 0. 8 inches high and should fit in the clearance path of most modern doors.
10. Ultraloq UL3 BT
World’s First 5-in-1 Keyless Entry Smart Lock, Fingerprint + Code + Smartphone + Knock to Open + Key. Advanced Fingerprint Identification, Anti-peep Touch Keypad Technology, View Logs via Ultraloq App. Reversible Handle, Weatherproof, Intuitive OLED Display, Long Battery Life, Low Battery Alarm. 18 Months Electronic and Lifetime Mechanical Warranty, DIY Installation, Auto-relock/Passage/Lockou.