How it Works

Learn about algoPIN™ - the technology behind all igloohome devices that lets you grant PIN codes remotely without Wifi.

With igloohome, you can grant PIN codes remotely without Wifi

igloohome devices work offline for greater security and reliability. Unlike other Bluetooth smart locks in the market, your guests will not need to download an additional app to gain access. Our unique algoPIN™ uses technology that’s similar to a banking token’s One Time Password (OTP).

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How does algoPIN™ allow you to generate PIN codes without WiFi?

Here’s a quick explanation.

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How igloohome stands out from the rest

Reliability

Lock works without Wifi, no downtime if Wifi is disrupted

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Wifi Locks

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Igloohome Locks
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Deployability

In places with poor Wifi connectivity

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Wifi Locks

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Pure Bluetooth Locks

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Igloohome Locks
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Security

No duplication of keys or losing keys, etc. 

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Wifi Locks

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Pure Bluetooth Locks

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Igloohome Locks
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Generate PIN codes remotely

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Wifi Locks

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Pure Bluetooth Locks

Most bluetooth locks require PIN codes to be synced within bluetooth range for it to work

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Receiving Access

No additional app download to receive access

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Wifi Locks

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Pure Bluetooth Locks

Need to download app and register account before they can receive bluetooth access

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Igloohome Locks (PIN & Bluetooth)

No need to download app and register for an account to receive access via PIN codes

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3rd Party Integration

Airbnb, Booking.com, Booking Sync, AgodaHomes 

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Wifi Locks

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Pure Bluetooth Locks

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How igloohome stands out from the rest

FEATURES WIFI LOCKS PURE BLUETOOTH LOCKS

IGLOOHOME LOCKS

(PIN CODE & BLUETOOTH)

Reliability

Lock works without Wifi, no downtime if Wifi is disrupted

 
 
 

Deployability

In places with poor Wifi connectivity

 
 
 

Security

No Wifi hacking

 
 
 

Generate PIN codes remotely

 
 

Most bluetooth locks require PIN codes to be synced within bluetooth range for it to work

 

Generated PIN codes do not need to be synced within Bluetooth range to work

Receiving Access

No additional app download to receive access

 
 

Need to download app and register account before they can receive bluetooth access

 

No need to download app and register for an account to receive access via PIN codes

3rd Party Integration

Airbnb, Booking.com, Booking Sync, AgodaHomes

 

Integrating might be available for certain brands

 

Integrating might be available for certain brands

 

 

 

 

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Wanna know more?

We’ve answered your questions.
Do I need to be near the igloohome smart lock to create a PIN code?
Generated PINs can be created remotely as long as the app is connected to the Internet.
How many PIN codes can I set?
You can set an unlimited amount of PIN codes.
Can I create my own PIN codes?
With algoPIN™ technology, the PIN codes are generated at random. After these PIN codes have been generated, you can edit the PIN code when in Bluetooth range to your desired code.
Do you have online locks?
Yes, we do. For enterprise customers, we do have locks that work on the NB-IoT, Z-Wave and LTE Cat-M1 protocol for real time updates and multi-factor authentication. For more information, please contact us at bd@igloohome.co.

Read our FAQs here.