Is Nest Protect being discontinued?
Is Nest Protect being discontinued?

How long will Nest Protect be supported?

Why Nest Protect has an expiry date. All carbon monoxide (CO) alarms expire because their sensors have a limited lifespan. To comply with certification standards, 2nd gen Nest Protect has to be replaced after 10 years, while 1st gen Nest Protect has to be replaced after 7 years.

Is there a Nest 4th generation?

Nest, one of the best know smart thermostat manufacturers, has just released its new 4th generation Nest Thermostat. With a new look and some big changes, is this the time to bring a smart but pricey thermostat into your home?

How many Nest Protect generations?

The Nest Protect smart smoke alarm is on its second generation, and if you're not sure which model you have, there are a few things you can do to find out, as well as some significant features that separate the two different versions.

What do you do with expired Nest Protect?

If you have a Nest Protect in the US, you can send your old Protect to Google through our recycling program, and we will responsibly recycle it for you.

Is Nest still owned by Google?

The Alphabet Inc. unit bought Nest in 2014 for $3.2 billion to enter the smart-home market. Nest has become one of the largest makers of internet-connected thermostats, smoke alarms and locks.

Is Nest smoke alarm discontinued?

Google has discontinued Nest Secure, the company's DIY home security system. Announced in late 2017 for a starting price of $499, the Nest Secure Alarm System was Google's high-end answer to other self-installed home security systems from SimpliSafe, Abode, Scout and others.

Can I add Nest Protect to Google Home?

Yes. Whether you're connecting a Nest Hello doorbell, Nest Protect smoke alarm, Nest Thermostat, or a Nest Secure system, you can use these same steps to add devices to your Google Home system.

Is there a monthly fee for Nest Protect?

After you set up and install your alarm system there's no additional monthly fee to use it. An optional professional monitoring with cellular backup subscription is available for Nest Secure.

How many Nest Protects can I have on one account?

Multiple Nest Protects are supported Luckily, your Nest account allows up to 10 Nest Protects enabled at once and these can all be in the same location or spread across several different locations (we recommend the latter). And you're going to want to get that full protection.

Why does my Nest Protect keep going offline?

Make sure the Nest app version is up to date Make sure that you have the latest version of the Nest app on your phone or tablet. You can download it from Google Play. To make sure you have the newest version, you can uninstall and reinstall the app. After you install the Nest app, manually test Protect's network.

Is Nest really worth the money?

Backed by Google, it's super secure, looks amazing on the wall, and is the most connected smart thermostat since it works with so many other devices. Nest's robust programs for rebates and energy reduction make it a great pick for your home since it will pay for itself in just a few short years.

When did Nest 3rd generation come out?

September 1, 2015
Note: Generation E and new thermostat supports 2 stage cooling OR 2 stage heating OR heatpump due to a shared multi-use terminal….Specifications – North American versions.

Model Release Date
Nest Thermostat 2nd Generation October 2, 2012
Nest Thermostat 3rd Generation September 1, 2015