Curtain Driver E1 (Rod Version)
Aqara Curtain Driver E1
Easy-to-use Yet Powerful Smart Curtain Controller.
Support Majority of Curtains
The Curtain Driver comes with two versions, the Rod Version support all the types*, while a more cost-efficient Track Version only supports U- and I-Rails. **
Up to 1-Year Battery Life between Each Charge***
You can choose from the huge 6400 mAh rechargeable battery for using up to a year or even powering it constantly by USB-C port.
Built-in Light Sensor
The built-in light sensor allows the Curtain Driver to be controlled based on brightness: save the energy on cooling and keep your eyes in a better comfort.
Zigbee 3.0 Protocol
Zigbee, the most stable and reliable smart home technology, is used to support automations and cloud integrations.
Easy Installation and Setup
Just simply mount the Curtain Driver E1 onto the existing curtain track and finish installation on the Aqara Home app.
Wide Ecosystem Support
Compatible with a wide range of ecosystems and voice assistants. HomeKit, Alexa, Google Assistant, IFTTT, and the upcoming Matter will be supported.
Multiple Control and Automations
Use an Aqara switch as a physical controller, or control the curtains by schedules, sunrise/sunset, weather, geo-fencing, and other customized automations.
Maximum Load of 12 kg
The powerful motor allows the Curtain Driver E1 to push and pull a maximum of 12 kilograms, which will likely support curtains made of all materials.
* Extendable rods are not supported.
** Rod version supports Rods, U-Rails and I-Rails; Track version supports U-Rails and I-Rails.
*** The actual battery life may vary depending on curtain weight, track length, and friction.
The Curtain Driver E1 is compatible with a wide range of smart home ecosystems and voice assistants.
Apple HomeKit, Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, IFTTT and more are supported. Matter support will be available via OTA update of Aqara hubs after the official release of Matter specifications.
* Matter support may be unavailable by the time of the launch, and will be rolled out as an OTA update of a compatible Aqara Zigbee 3.0 hub.
Easy Installation and Usage
No tools are needed. Just mount the Curtain Driver E1 onto the existing curtain rails and hide it behind the curtain, then follow the guidance and finish the setup on Aqara Home app.
Rechargeable Battery that Is Made to Last
The cutting-edge energy-saving technologies and the huge 6400mAh battery are chargeable to last for up to a year.* The most modern and versatile Type-C port is used for charging or even powering the device constantly.**
* The actual battery life may vary depending on curtain weight, track length, and friction.
**constant powering requires the cable to be placed freely to prevent it from being tangled.
Design to Fits for Popular Curtain Track You Would Probably Use
(Track Version recommended)
Bottom slotting width ≤ 8mm (0.31 inches)
(Track Version recommended)
Bottom width ≥ 10mm (0.39 inches)
Diameter 25 - 32mm (0.98 - 1.26 inches)
** U-rail gliders without wheels are not supported.
** Extendable rods are not supported
** See instructions for more installation requirements of each track.
Multiple Control Methods for Any Occasion
By voice command
"Hey Siri, open the curtain"
Apple's Siri, Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant are supported. Choose from the most popular voice assistant that you like to control the Curtain Driver E1 easily by your voice command.
By an action or event
Control could be achieved by only one touch: By pulling the curtain slightly, pressing the Aqara Mini Switch, turning once the Aqara cube controller, and more for you to explore.
By a built-in or external illuminations sensor
The Curtain Driver can also be controlled automatically by the brightness level, or by temperature, motion or other events detected by a wide variety of Aqara sensors.
By time or other app setting
The Aqara Home app also has a powerful scheduling function including days of the week, holidays, monthly and yearly repetitions, geofencing, as well as sunrise and sunset.
Compact Yet Powerful
The Curtain Driver E1 can pull even the heaviest curtains: thanks to its powerful motor, the maximum load can reach up to a record 12 kilograms!
Install Two Curtain Drivers on One Window
To increase the battery life and opening speed, you can combine two Curtain Drivers per one window, so that each side of the window will be either controlled individually or synchronized with another one!
The curtains will be controlled automatically based on time, weather and lighting conditions
IF it is 9 am
THEN the curtains will open slowly right before you wake up in order to make your mornings more pleasant
IF the sun is too bright
THEN the curtains will partially close
IF the sun is about to set
THEN the curtains will open right before the sunset so you can enjoy the view
The curtains will close when you go to bed
IF your going to bed action triggered by motion sensor
THEN the curtains will close to help you sleep more comfortably