There are a lot of people that look forward to garage door openers and if you have ever been into the market for the purpose of purchasing such item you would have surely come across a product form LiftMaster. The brand is known for manufacturing some topnotch door openers including the automatic and manual ones. This liftmaster 8355 is a product from their premium series and is one of the most popular products that come into the market for home owners. One can use it commercially as well but mainly it is intended to be used at home.
The LiftMaster 8355 review starts with the introduction to the product. It comes equipped with MyQ technology which is enabled and makes the door opener connect to your smartphone. It helps you in controlling and monitoring your garage. You can give commands to your door opener using it such as open and close the garage door and do similar stuff. Moreover, it allows you to see what is going on in your garage from the distance and you will be aware of any activity that takes place there. Apart from that, the LiftMaster garage door opener 8355 allows you to control the lighting of your house as well. Just pair it with the LiftMaster Internet Gateway and you will be able to turn on and off the lights at your home with the help of this technology.
This door opener also comes with the alert system. You can pair it according to your requirements and you will be able to receive a text or email alert regarding the status of your garage door. Regardless of whether the door is opened or closed, the notification will be there at your smartphone screen and you can be aware of any activity that goes there. This is one of the best garage door opener on the market. Moreover, you will also be able to receive the notifications about the lighting system that you have paired with this technology.
The MyQ app is free for the use with this device and there will be no annual subscription or fee. It is also compatible with HomeLink and will require 828LM MyQ internet Gateway so that it can be connected to the smartphone application.
As far as the performance goes, the garage door opener is reliable, durable and powerful tool and will run for years without any trouble. There is also a maintenance free service for the HP Belt motor that comes in this device and the product has 1 year warranty for various parts.
- MyQ technology enabled along with WiFi connectivity.
- Enhanced safety with Security+ 2.0 system
- Timer and alert features for door closing.
- Lifetime warranty
- You are required to purchase Internet Gateway for MyQ technology.
- Lacks battery backup system in case that power goes down.
In short, it is a simple to use door opener that is sleek in terms of performance. It has top notch Security+ 2.0 system to protect your garage. The PosiLock adds up to its protection and audio and visual warnings are sent when the door is about to close.