Turn your bedroom into a smart hub with the latest bedroom technology. 

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Life can be hectic and we are constantly looking for ways to save time and cram more into our busy schedules - and introducing technology to our homes is a great solution.

The bedroom should be a place of relaxation and a space to unwind, so we've put together a list of the best technology for your bedroom that will improve your daily life.

Koble smart bed, £649

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Update your bedroom with the Koble Reclina Smart Bed. Available in double or king size, the upholstered bed frame features wireless charging pockets on both sides, so you don't need to worry about a spare plug or where to charge your phone. You can also connect your smartphone to the Bluetooth speakers hidden in the headboard and start your day on a positive note.

The bed also features motion sensor LED underbed lights, which means getting up during the night is no longer a trip hazard. 

VQ Lark DAB radio, £89.99

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The Lark features DAB digital and FM radio and is a stylish, compact bedside radio and clock. It comes in a choice of premium fabric wraps with contemporary grey or charcoal options and is also available as a limited edition in partnership with the RSPB.

It offers a dual alarm clock with adjustable sleep and snooze timers, there's also dual USB charging ports to power-up your phone while you sleep.

Lista smart side table, £249

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This has to be one of our favourite smart home products, it's a smart side table that charges your phone. The Lista side table is a combination of sleek design and smart technology, which makes it perfect for those that want to create an intergrated smart home.

You'll find Bluetooth speakers, two USB ports an AUX port and wireless charging capabilities, all built in. 

Mpow fitness and sleep tracker, £30

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As well as being a fitness tracker, this affordable smart watch can also monitor your sleep quality including deep or light sleep hours, awake hours and history sleep data.

You can also set different alarm clocks in the app and it will vibrate to wake you up or remind you to do an excerise. 

Philips hue filament collection, from £17.99

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Philips has recently launched a new vintage style filament collection. Reminiscent of traditional Edison-style bulbs, the smart LED lights allow you to easily create the perfect ambience.

Effortlessly set the mood in your bedroom with the collection's warm white light and installation-free wireless dimming. 

Liv copper aroma diffuser, £32.99

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Your bedroom should be a haven and in order to fully chill out, this aroma diffuser by Madebyzen would be a great addition to your space. It operates with a USB cable, which is included and is both stylish and compact.

Pair with your favourite fragrances or essential oils and feel calm as you are winding down for the day.

Sunrise alarm, £39.98 

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Waking up early can be difficult. Make it a little easier with the Lumie sunrise alarm. It simulates a sunrise to help you wake up naturally, avoiding the harsh surprise of a regular bedroom light. The sunrise starts 30 minutes before your alarm time and slowly brightens over half an hour to wake you up gently.

The snooze button also gives you another 5 minutes in bed if you can't quite face the day yet.

Google Home Mini, £49

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The perfect bedside companion, the Google Home Mini lets you enjoy your favourite playlists while getting ready.

Powered by Google Assistant, Home Mini can answer all of your questions, from forecasts to how many hours sleep you should be getting. It's available in three colours and is sure to fit in with your bedroom décor. 

Ultra smart blinds, £263 per sqm 

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The ultra smart blinds from Appeal Shading have the ability to connect with Amazon Alexa and Google Home, including the ability to be connected to heat and light sensors. You have control at your fingertips with hand-held or wall-mounted remote controls, which allow you to adjust individual blinds or operate groups of them – even lower or raise all the shades in your home at once.

 

What bedroom technology can you not live without? Let us know by tweeting us @granddesigns or posting a comment on our Facebook page.

 

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