19 Best Smart Kitchen Gadgets that’ll make Your Lifestyle Smarter!
Monalisa Patel is a Structural Engineer who has earned her Master’s degree (ME) from the L.J College of Engineering and Technology Ahmadabad in 2018. She is an Engineer (Civil) at SDCPL – Gharpedia. Helping people to solve their queries about construction is her passion. Apart from being blogger, she also participates in structural design at SDCPL. She is reachable on LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram & Facebook.
Technology has made our lives easier, time efficient & comfortable than the life of our forefathers! It’s obvious that in this bandwagon of improvisation, our kitchen cannot be an exception! Today’s kitchen gadgets not only help us to eat healthy but also they look more stylish, space-saver, and slick to suit a smart lifestyle and covert your modern kitchen into a smart kitchen! These gadgets work smart, which make cooking easy, fast, and with added precision!
Smart kitchen gadgets combine technology with conventional appliances, and they can convert your cooking in an easier process. You even set your schedule free so that you don’t invest unnecessary time monitoring your meal getting cooked.
Your kitchen is the heart of your home. A smart kitchen is complementary to a smart home. We live in a digital age, where most of our gadgets are connected with the Internet. The combo of “Internet of Thing” and artificial intelligence is transforming your home into a smart home. Internet of Things (IoT) is a giant network of connected physical devices, vehicles, home appliances, other items where we collect and share data about the way they are used and about the environment around them! In this article, we have discussed how IoT is empowering the smart gadgets to turn ordinary kitchen into a smart kitchen.
From morning coffee to the dinner, everything can be made easily with just a click, using some smart kitchen gadgets. However, there are many, we have listed a few names here.
However there are many more options, like you can add many more devices to make your kitchen ultra-efficient and user friendly. However, we have given some ideas about 19 smart kitchen gadgets, which are mostly budget friendly, easy to use, low in maintenance, and may tally with almost all types of lifestyle and food habits.
Here are some suggestions of smart kitchen gadgets, which will transform your kitchen and hence your lifestyle with an improvised effect.
Smart Kitchen Gadgets
01. Smart Frying Pans
Smart frying pan is an essential gadget for a modern kitchen. It can seamlessly monitor the progress of cooking. It can be connected to a smart phone via a simple mobile application. A user will be able to control the temperature of the pan and monitor it remotely. The application also displays the ideal time when the food will get cooked and will be ready to be served.
02. Smart Slow Cooker
A smart slow cooker is an ideal smart gadget for couples who are working and arrive home late at night. This smart kitchen gadget can be controlled from anywhere through a smart phone. The ingredients of the meal to be prepared are kept in the cooker. The cooker can be controlled through a mobile application. According to the requirements, one can start or stop cooking, adjust the temperature, and can get the notification when the meal is cooked.
03. Smart Refrigerator Camera
Fridge Cam by the Liebherr Company is a smart camera that can get installed in a refrigerator. When connected to a smartphone, it sends the live photographs of the content inside a refrigerator. Hence, when you go for shopping and forget the list of products, you can simply look at your refrigerator through FridgeCam. It can also recognize various food items in your storage and at the same time can help you in recollecting the expiry dates.
04. Smart Spoon and Fork
Smart spoons and forks are now available to help the user in losing weight by controlling the speed of eating. It vibrates when one is eating very fast. It can be connected to a smartphone via Bluetooth and monitor how fast you are having your food assuming that fast eating is not healthy and can be derogatory to your health.
05. Smart Weighing Scale
A smart weighing scale is a perfect gadget for people who are fond of baking. This smart scale remains connected to a smartphone which has the corresponding mobile application. If you forgot one ingredient of the recipe, it helps in making adjustments, offering substitutions, and provides a step by step guide for your baking binge. It also works as a basic weighing scale.
06. Nutritional Value Indicator
Nutritional value indicators are the perfect gadgets for health conscious people or people who are pursuing any dieting course. They display nutritional values of the meal which is scanned or kept on it. It can be easily connected to a mobile application. It displays details such as fat content, proteins, calories, etc. of a particular ingredient. It keeps track of calories and helps you to achieve your health goals.
07. Smart Cup
A smart cup is a smart gadget which counts the calories of liquid that are poured into it. It also helps you in keeping the track of how much water you have consumed so far. When connected to a mobile application, a smart cup keeps the record of your hydration input. As per your requirements, it reminds you to stay hydrated and thus helps to improve your health.
08. Smart Coffee and Espresso Maker
Coffee is favorite beverage of many people around the world. If installed, the smart coffeemaker will perform as an essential smart gadget in your kitchen. The smart coffeemaker can be controlled through a smartphone. As you wake up in the morning, you can easily start the machine, select the flavor remotely, and the coffee will be ready by time you reach to your kitchen.
09. Smart Storage Containers
Smart storage containers come with good quality vacuum seal, and sealant can preserve the best quality of the food items, stored in them. It stores your food on the kitchen countertop. Smart storage containers can store food for a longer period of time as compared to a normal container.
10. Automatic Roti Maker
Automatic roti maker can really save your time as rotis generally take more time in making. The ingredients, which are flour, oil, and water, are to be kept in the space provided. This smart kitchen gadget can be connected to a smartphone. The user can start the machine remotely using a smartphone. The number of rotis and thickness of the rotis can be easily adjusted. The machine makes the dough and then makes rotis according to your specification.
11. Smart Wi-Fi Instant Pot
This is the perfect little kitchen gadget for everyone, completely updated with technology integration and safe to use. Not only it does everything that a normal Instant Pot can do (it’s already a pressure cooker, slow cooker, pressure cooker, rice cooker, cake maker, steamer, yogurt maker, and warmer!), its WiFi-enabled version, and it can connect to applications. Furthermore, do you know you can control it by voice command? Yes, it is Alexa-enabled.
12. Automatic Pan Stirrer with Timer
Of course an automatic pan stirrer with timer can’t be synchronized with Alexa, but this convenient, economical little gadget is a kitchen lifesaver. Pop it in the pan for recipes that require constant stirring set the timer and it will stir your dish for you – no elbow grease needed.
13. Automatic Hand Soap Dispenser
No need to ever touch the soap bottle again: Simply place your hand under the sensor and this handy device will give you the soap. It does not require an internet connection, it works on sensor. It will prevent the spread of bacteria in your kitchen.
14. Perfect Drink Smart Scale
At-home bartenders would love this smart drink scale that helps you to make perfect cocktails anytime, particularly with the wealth of recipes to choose from on its accompanying application.
15. Balance Smart Personal Blender
This smart blender connects with Bluetooth, so you can update your grocery list to monitor nutritional details for all your favorite smoothies via its app.
16. 2-Slice High Speed Smart Toaster
Yeah, smart toasters really do exist! This Revolutionary toaster in particular boasts being the first touch-screen toaster ever. This also features smart cooking sensors that toast bread, bagels, waffles, toaster pastries, and English muffins perfectly to your taste. It also has a quick reheat facility of 15 seconds for when your toast gets cold.
17. Smart Induction Burner & Fry Pan
Sensors are embedded in both the pan and cook top which let them connect to the accompanying application, assisting you with the recipes and making sure that you never under or overcook the meal.
18. Smart Fridge
The fridge is more than an appliance for food storage, they are like organizer. But smart fridges are not only a store box, and they are equipped with digital mastermind. You may set expiration reminders so that your foods never go bad, prepare a meal based on the available ingredients in your refrigerator, and see your refrigerator material from anywhere. You can share images and synced calendars on the screen, plus monitor smart home devices such as lights, doorbells and thermostats, and stream music, all via voice commands.
19. Sous Vide Precision Cooker
This compact, sleek, and powerful sous vide precision cooker is less than a foot tall so it won’t take up too much space in your kitchen cabinet. It is also compatible with Alexa, and can be connected to either Bluetooth or Wi-Fi. The accompanying app is filled with recipes, and has a feature of Visual Doneness that shows you exactly how your food will turn out. Home cooks love every single time how it can deliver restaurant-quality palatable dishes.
To sum up, though cooking is an art which encourages creativity, but when you want a meal that is actually completely cooked and tastes good it also requires precision and control. There are many such smart gadgets available for a futuristic kitchen. With many more connected and smart devices sure to debut in the coming years, it’s likely that we’ll be changing the way we cook and manage our kitchens. These smart kitchen gadgets help in saving time in this fast-moving routine life.
You can turn your home into a smart home with these techy gadgets and take control of your kitchen no matter you are physically present in your kitchen or away from your home.
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