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Siren Alarm

Question: Does the siren stay audible after it is triggered until someone turns it off?

Answer:

YoLink Siren Alarm will automatically disable the alarm according to the Alarm Duration setting via YoLink APP, the default setting is 30 seconds.
And other ways to turn off the Siren Alarm are as below.
1, Press the SET button on the Siren Alarm.
2, Click Disable button in YoLink App.
3, Press the relative OFF button on the YoLink Remote (sold separately).

 

Question: How to link the alarm with water leak sensors?

Answer:

There are two ways to link YoLink Water Leak Sensor with YoLink Siren Alarm.

1, Smart Automation – you can create IF “YoLink Water Leak Sensor leak warning” then “YoLink Siren Alarm triggers”. Please kindly refer to https://youtu.be/W6ffpawL1e0 for how to set up Automation on YoLink APP.

Please kindly note this function requires the hub and the internet.

 

2, YoLink Control – which works with even without the hub and the internet

First, choose YoLink Water Leak Sensor as the controller. Hold the SET button for 5-10 seconds, the device will enter the pairing mode;

Second, choose a Siren Alarm as the responder. Hold the SET button for 5-10 seconds, the light will flash green quickly;

Third, after pairing succeed, the light will stop flashing;

Forth, when the controller alerts, the Siren Alarm will alarm with sound and light as well.

Please refer to https://youtu.be/BsZAPBT_EaE for the detailed guide.

 

Question: How to pair door sensors to Siren Alarm?

Answer:

There are two ways to link YoLink Door Sensor with YoLink Siren Alarm.

1, Smart Automation – you can create IF “YoLink Door Sensor door is opend” then “YoLink Siren Alarm triggers”. Please kindly refer to https://youtu.be/W6ffpawL1e0 for how to set up Automation on YoLink APP.

Please kindly note this function requires the hub and the internet.

 

2, YoLink Control – which works with even without the hub and the internet

Please refer to https://youtu.be/RNyJpDI_b8c for the detailed guide.

 

Question: Is there a way to have door sensor trigger siren when door is left open for x amount of time? Also, can closed door sensor shut off siren?

Answer:

You can set “Open Reminder” for your YoLink Door Sensor at first, then you can create automation between the YoLink Door Sensor and YoLink Siren Alarm when the door keeps open.
For security concern, we do not support the sensors to trigger to shut off the Siren Alarm.

 

Question: How do I get a notification alert on my phone when the siren alarm is triggered?

Answer:

First, when the siren alarm is triggered, the YoLink APP will not send notifications. But it will change status in YoLink APP.

Second, the Siren Alarm is used for YoLink device-assisted alerts based on YoLink Control settings or automation settings.
For example, when the door is opened, the siren alarm will be triggered to alarm. In additional to the audio alarm from the YoLink Siren Alarm, and you will receive notifications from the door sensor.

 

Question: I am having trouble getting your siren to operate whenever the motion detector reports movement.

Answer:

There are two ways to link YoLink Motion Sensor with YoLink Siren Alarm.
1, Smart Automation – you can create IF “YoLink Motion Sensor – Alert” then “YoLink Siren Alarm- Trigger”.
Please kindly refer to https://youtu.be/W6ffpawL1e0 for how to set up Automation on YoLink APP.
Please kindly note this function requires the hub and the internet.

2, YoLink Control – which works with even without the hub and the internet.

First, choose YoLink Motion Sensor as the controller. Hold the SET button for 5-10 seconds, the device will enter the pairing mode;

Second, choose a Siren Alarm as the responder. Hold the SET button for 5-10 seconds, the light will flash green quickly;

Third, after pairing succeeds, the light will stop flashing;

Forth, when the motion sensor alerts, the Siren Alarm will alarm with sound and light as well.

 

Question: Can I connect the temperature sensor with siren?

Answer:

To link YoLink Temperature & Humidity Sensor with YoLink Siren Alarm, you can set up Smart Automation in YoLink APP.
Please kindly refer to https://youtu.be/W6ffpawL1e0 for how to set up Automation on YoLink APP.
Please kindly note this function requires the hub and the internet.

 

Question: Can I adjust the volume of the alarm?

Answer:

There are three levels of sound, you can adjust by pressing the toggle button on the Siren Alarm.

 

Question: Can I pair multiple water leak sensors to one Siren Alarm?

Answer:

Yes, one YoLink Siren Alarm supports up to 128 YoLink devices in total.

 

Question: Can i create an event to turn on/off the siren with Alexa and/or Google mini?

Answer:

After connecting YoLink Siren Alarm with Alexa or Google, you can use Alexa or Google Assistant to alarm or disable alarm with voice commands.

 

Question: Will this siren not run on batteries? Seems like it killed my batteries really fast just sitting in the storage.

Answer:

The YoLink Siren Alarm is powered by DC 5V/1A.
You can purchase and add 2-AA Batteries for emergency.
The 2*AA new batteries can support standby use for about 4-5 days.
We suggest to power the Siren Alarm by the supplied power adapter, and use the batteries as the backup usage.

 

Question: Can you plug the siren alarm with the batteries inside?

Answer:

Yes, the Siren Alarm can plug with the batteries inside. But please kindly note the YoLink Siren Alarm is powered by DC 5V/1A.
You can purchase and add 2-AA Alkaline Batteries for emergency.
The 2*AA new batteries can support standby use for about 4-5 days.
Do not mix the batteries!

 

Question: I want to be able to set this to if out then sound the alarm. How do I set that up? 

Answer:

If you want to trigger the smart automation when you are out, you can set up the smart automation like – when the “Door Sensor – Door Close” then “Siren Alarm – Trigger” and se the duration time “When” for the smart automation.

 

Question: How do I set up the Siren Alarm?

Answer:

Please kindly refer to the following video to set up YoLink Siren Alarm.