Does smart locks need WIFI?

Do smart door lock need WIFI connection?

The most significant features of smart door lock is it can unlock in different ways other than manual key. For example, IMT smart door lock 1S is supporting 5 different ways to unlock such as fingerprint, password, card, app, and key. But do this function need to connect with Wi-Fi to work? The answer is not necessary, the smart door lock is still working without Wi-Fi connection.
Without WIFI connection
Without Wi-Fi connection, the smart door lock are still function well, but some function are not able to use. You are only available to use the fingerprint, password, card, and key to unlock your smart door lock. However, you cannot control your smart door lock from the app. Additionally, you can’t use the app to open the door for your visitors when you are not at home.
With WIFI connection
With Wi-Fi connection, you can control the smart door lock through the app. For example, you can use app to remote open the door. Additionally, you are able to check the open door history from the app. Besides, you also can use the temporary password function when it is connected to Wi-Fi. For instance, you can give your friend a temporary password to open the door when you are not at home.

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