CN104110881A - Water heater and control method and control system thereof - Google Patents

Water heater and control method and control system thereof Download PDF

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CN104110881A
CN104110881A CN201410007158.1A CN201410007158A CN104110881A CN 104110881 A CN104110881 A CN 104110881A CN 201410007158 A CN201410007158 A CN 201410007158A CN 104110881 A CN104110881 A CN 104110881A
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全永兵
李硕
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金欣欣
刘伟君
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徐旻锋
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The invention provides a control method of a water heater. The control method includes the steps that a user sends an audio/video play configuration command to a cloud server through a client; the cloud server establishes wireless connection with the water heater, and forwards the audio/video play configuration command to the water heater; the water heater downloads a corresponding audio/video file from the cloud server or other third-party servers according to the audio/video play configuration command; when the user takes a shower, the water heater plays the audio/video file. According to the control method of the water heater, the audio/video file played by the water heater when the user takes a shower can be configured remotely, the water heater is enabled to have diversified function, and market competitiveness of the water heater is improved. The invention further provides the water heater and a control system thereof.

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The control method of water heater, system and water heater
Technical field
The present invention relates to kitchen guarding's technical field of electric appliances, relate in particular to a kind of control method, system and water heater of water heater.
Background technology
Water heater, as conventional household electrical appliance in people life, brings great convenience to people's life, can user when having a bath, conventionally to expend the more time, such as 20 minutes.Yet along with the lifting gradually of people's quality of the life and the quickening gradually of rhythm of life, what now a lot of people pursued is can do how different things at one time.Such as in the above-mentioned process of having a bath, user need to expend 20 minutes, this time, if user is only used as and has a bath, obviously need to waste a lot of quality time.
In addition, with establishing social development, household electrical appliance etc. are gradually to function diversification future development.Yet the major function of water heater is just to provide hot water to facilitate user to have a bath at present.Obviously, the current function singleness of water heater, can not meet user's needs, affect user's experience of water heater.
Summary of the invention
The present invention is intended at least one of solve the problems of the technologies described above.
For this reason, one object of the present invention is to propose a kind of control method of water heater, and the video/audio that the method can Remote configuration water heater be play when having a bath makes water heater have the function of diversification, and the market that promotes water heater is power unexpectedly.
Another object of the present invention is to propose a kind of control system of water heater.
A further object of the present invention is to propose a kind of water heater.
To achieve these goals, the embodiment of first aspect present invention provides a kind of control method of water heater, comprises the following steps: user sends audio/video playback configuration-direct by client to cloud server; Described cloud server and described water heater are set up wireless connections, and described audio/video playback configuration-direct is forwarded to described water heater; Described water heater is downloaded corresponding audio/video according to described audio/video playback configuration-direct from described cloud server or other third-party server; And when described user has a bath, described water heater is play described audio/video.
According to the control method of the water heater of the embodiment of the present invention, user can carry out Remote configuration to water heater by cloud server, for example: the video/audio that configure user is play when having a bath by water heater, thereby make water heater there is the function of diversification, make user when having a bath, can amuse and divert oneself by water heater, uninteresting while avoiding having a bath.Improve the experience of user to water heater, brought great convenience to user's life, promoted the market competitiveness of water heater.
In addition, the control method of water heater according to the above embodiment of the present invention can also have following additional technical characterictic:
In some instances, described water heater has the network address, and the described audio/video playback configuration-direct that described cloud server sends described client according to the network address of described water heater is forwarded to described water heater.
The embodiment of second aspect present invention provides a kind of control system of water heater, comprise: water heater, client and cloud server, wherein, described water heater comprises: mixed-media network modules mixed-media, and described mixed-media network modules mixed-media is realized the radio communication of described water heater and described cloud server; Player, for audio plays/video; Controller, described controller is electrically connected to described mixed-media network modules mixed-media and described player respectively, described controller receives the audio/video playback configuration-direct being sent by described client forwarding from described cloud server by described mixed-media network modules mixed-media, for downloading corresponding audio/video by described mixed-media network modules mixed-media from described cloud server or other third-party server according to described audio/video playback configuration-direct, and when having a bath, user controls audio/video described in described player plays; Described client, described client and described cloud server wireless connections, to send described audio/video playback configuration-direct to described cloud server; Described cloud server, described cloud server is connected with described mixed-media network modules mixed-media, the audio/video playback configuration-direct being sent by described client is forwarded to the described water heater of appointment, and provides audio/video download service to described water heater.
According to the control system of the water heater of the embodiment of the present invention, user can carry out Remote configuration to water heater by cloud server, for example: the video/audio that configure user is play when having a bath by water heater, thereby make water heater there is the function of diversification, make user when having a bath, can amuse and divert oneself by water heater, uninteresting while avoiding having a bath.Improve the experience of user to water heater, brought great convenience to user's life, promoted the market competitiveness of water heater.
In addition, the control system of water heater according to the above embodiment of the present invention can also have following additional technical characterictic:
In some instances, also comprise: wireless router, wherein, described mixed-media network modules mixed-media is the radio communication with described cloud server by described wireless router realization.
In some instances, described mixed-media network modules mixed-media comprises: network configuration submodule, described network configuration submodule is realized the configuration of the network address of described water heater, so that described cloud server forwards by described client the network address by described water heater to the described audio/video playback configuration-direct of described mixed-media network modules mixed-media transmission.
In some instances, also comprise: memory module, described memory module is connected with described controller, the corresponding audio/video that described memory module storage is downloaded from described cloud server.
The embodiment of third aspect present invention provides a kind of water heater, comprising: mixed-media network modules mixed-media, and described mixed-media network modules mixed-media is realized the radio communication of described water heater and cloud server; Player, for audio plays/video; Controller, described controller is electrically connected to described mixed-media network modules mixed-media and described player respectively, described controller receives the audio/video playback configuration-direct being sent by client forwarding from described cloud server by described mixed-media network modules mixed-media, for downloading corresponding audio/video by described mixed-media network modules mixed-media from described cloud server or other third-party server according to described audio/video playback configuration-direct, and when having a bath, user controls audio/video described in described player plays.
According to the water heater of the embodiment of the present invention, user can carry out Remote configuration to water heater, for example: the video/audio that Remote configuration user plays when having a bath by water heater, thereby make water heater there is the function of diversification, make user when having a bath, can amuse and divert oneself by water heater, uninteresting while avoiding having a bath.Improve the experience of user to water heater, brought great convenience to user's life, promoted the market competitiveness of water heater.
In addition, water heater according to the above embodiment of the present invention can also have following additional technical characterictic:
In some instances, described mixed-media network modules mixed-media is realized the radio communication with described cloud server by wireless router.
In some instances, described mixed-media network modules mixed-media comprises network configuration submodule, described network configuration submodule is realized the configuration of the network address of described water heater, so that described cloud server forwards by described client the network address by described water heater to the described audio/video playback configuration-direct of described mixed-media network modules mixed-media transmission.
In some instances, also comprise: memory module, described memory module is connected with described controller, the corresponding audio/video that described memory module storage is downloaded from described cloud server.
The aspect that the present invention is additional and advantage in the following description part provide, and part will become obviously from the following description, or recognize by practice of the present invention.
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Above-mentioned and/or the additional aspect of the present invention and advantage will become from the following description of the accompanying drawings of embodiments and obviously and easily understand, wherein,
Fig. 1 is the flow chart of the control method of water heater according to an embodiment of the invention;
Fig. 2 is the schematic diagram of the control system of water heater according to an embodiment of the invention;
Fig. 3 is the schematic diagram of the control system of water heater in accordance with another embodiment of the present invention; And
Fig. 4 is the schematic diagram of water heater according to an embodiment of the invention.
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Describe embodiments of the invention below in detail, the example of described embodiment is shown in the drawings, and wherein same or similar label represents same or similar element or has the element of identical or similar functions from start to finish.Below by the embodiment being described with reference to the drawings, be exemplary, only for explaining the present invention, and can not be interpreted as limitation of the present invention.
Disclosing below provides many different embodiment or example to be used for realizing different structure of the present invention.Of the present invention open in order to simplify, hereinafter the parts of specific examples and setting are described.Certainly, they are only example, and object does not lie in restriction the present invention.In addition, the present invention can be in different examples repeat reference numerals and/or letter.This repetition is in order to simplify and object clearly, itself do not indicate the relation between discussed various embodiment and/or setting.In addition, the various specific technique the invention provides and the example of material, but those of ordinary skills can recognize the property of can be applicable to of other techniques and/or the use of other materials.In addition, First Characteristic described below Second Characteristic it " on " structure can comprise that the first and second Characteristics creations are for the direct embodiment of contact, also can comprise the embodiment of other Characteristics creation between the first and second features, such the first and second features may not be direct contacts.
In description of the invention, it should be noted that, unless otherwise prescribed and limit, term " installation ", " being connected ", " connection " should be interpreted broadly, for example, can be mechanical connection or electrical connection, also can be the connection of two element internals, can be to be directly connected, and also can indirectly be connected by intermediary, for the ordinary skill in the art, can understand as the case may be the concrete meaning of above-mentioned term.
With reference to description and accompanying drawing below, these and other aspects of embodiments of the invention will be known.These describe and accompanying drawing in, specifically disclose some specific implementations in embodiments of the invention, represent to implement some modes of the principle of embodiments of the invention, still should be appreciated that the scope of embodiments of the invention is not limited.On the contrary, embodiments of the invention comprise spirit and all changes within the scope of intension, modification and the equivalent that falls into additional claims.
Below in conjunction with accompanying drawing, describe according to the control method of the water heater of the embodiment of the present invention, system and water heater.
Fig. 1 is the flow chart of the control method of water heater according to an embodiment of the invention.As shown in Figure 1, the control method of water heater, comprises the steps: according to an embodiment of the invention
Step S101: user sends audio/video playback configuration-direct by client to cloud server.
Above-mentioned water heater disposes memory, player and radio communication device, and radio communication device can carry out radio communication with cloud server.Memory can store video/audio frequency etc. resource.Player can be play the video/audio of storing in memory.
Client such as smart mobile phone, panel computer etc.In client, the application program that water heater is arranged can be installed in advance.Like this, when user starts the above-mentioned application program in client and enters after corresponding water heater arranges interface, can input the title of some audio/videos, also can input some such as information such as reproduction times, certainly also can comprise the network address of water heater, and above-mentioned information is converted to audio/video playback configuration-direct sends to cloud server.
Wherein, water heater has the network address, this network address can be by technical staff after installing water heater, according to unique network address of predetermined regular allocation to water heater, this network address is on the one hand for distinguishing water heater, the entrance connecting as long-range cloud server and water heater on the one hand, cloud server can arrive this water heater according to this network address long-range search.Like this, the audio/video playback configuration-direct that cloud server can send client according to the network address of water heater is forwarded to water heater.
Step S102: cloud server and water heater are set up wireless connections, and audio/video playback configuration-direct is forwarded to water heater.
For example: cloud server can arrive this water heater according to this network address long-range search, and sets up long-range connection with this water heater.Thus, the audio/video playback configuration-direct generating in client is transmitted to water heater by long-range connection.
Step S103: water heater is downloaded corresponding audio/video according to audio/video playback configuration-direct from cloud server or other third-party server.
Water heater, after receiving audio/video playback configuration-direct, resolves to the information such as the title of corresponding audio/video and reproduction time.And from cloud server, search for and the audio/video of the name-matches of this audio/video according to the title of the audio/video of resolving, yet download in the memory in water heater.
Step S104: when user has a bath, water heater audio plays/video.
For example: arriving the moment that reproduction time is corresponding and user detected while having a bath, by the above-mentioned audio/video of player plays.Certainly, water heater also can carry out the broadcasting of audio/video according to user instruction, for example: when user manually triggers player, player is play the resources such as video/audio that download in memory.
According to the control method of the water heater of the embodiment of the present invention, user can carry out Remote configuration to water heater by cloud server, for example: the video/audio that configure user is play when having a bath by water heater, thereby make water heater there is the function of diversification, make user when having a bath, can amuse and divert oneself by water heater, uninteresting while avoiding having a bath.Improve the experience of user to water heater, brought great convenience to user's life, promoted the market competitiveness of water heater.
Fig. 2 is the schematic diagram of the control system of water heater according to an embodiment of the invention.As shown in Figure 2, the control system 100 of water heater, comprising: water heater 110, client 120 and cloud server 130 according to an embodiment of the invention.
Wherein, water heater 110 comprises: mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111, player 112 and controller 113.Mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 is realized the radio communication of water heater 100 and cloud server 130.Player 112 is for displaying video/audio frequency.Controller 113 is electrically connected to mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 and player 112 respectively, controller 113 receives by mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 the audio/video playback configuration-direct being sent by client 120 that cloud server 130 forwards, to download corresponding audio/video by mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 from cloud server 130 according to audio/video playback configuration-direct, and at user's time control player 112 audio plays/video processed of having a bath.Client 120 and cloud server 130 wireless connections, to send audio/video playback configuration-direct to cloud server 130.Cloud server 130 is connected with mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 is wireless, so that the control instruction being sent by client 120 is sent to controller 113 by mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111.
Wherein, the mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 of water heater 110 can pass through RS485 bus (or other connected mode) and is connected with controller 113.Like this, controller 113 can be controlled water heater 110 according to audio/video playback configuration-direct download corresponding audio/video by mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 from cloud server 130 or other third-party server according to audio/video playback configuration-direct, and at user's time control player 112 audio plays/video processed of having a bath.Particularly, shown in Fig. 2, between water heater 110 and cloud server 130, can mutually realize radio communication.As a concrete example, client 120 has operation interface 121, wherein, operation interface 121 can be the operation interface 121 existing with form web page, can be also that the interface form producing with the operation of the suitable client-side program of heater 110 with the prepackage in client exists.So that user is sent to cloud server 130 by this operation interface 121 by this audio/video playback configuration-direct, by cloud server 130, audio/video playback configuration-direct is forwarded to heater 110 again, like this, can realize this water heater 110 is carried out to controlling or arranging of long-range and wireless.
The mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 of water heater 110 is for example WiFi module, in use procedure, the audio/video playback configuration-direct from client 120 that water heater 110 is forwarded by cloud server 130 by mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 wireless receivings, and carry out this audio/video playback configuration-direct and execution result is fed back to cloud server 130.Particularly, water heater 110 receives the audio/video playback configuration-direct from client 120 being forwarded by cloud server 130 by WiFi module, execution result is sent to cloud server 130 by WiFi module simultaneously.
Above-mentioned cloud server 130 is set up network by internet with client 120 and water heater 110 and is connected, the audio/video playback configuration-direct sending for receiving client 120, and audio/video playback configuration-direct is forwarded to water heater 110.Wherein, cloud server 130 also can be searched according to the identity information of client 120 address information of water heater 110, and according to address information, audio/video playback configuration-direct is sent to corresponding water heater 110.
Cloud server 130 also can receive the execution result of water heater 110 feedbacks, and execution result is forwarded to client 120.Be that cloud server 130 completes data relay and switching task between client 120 and water heater 110.In actual use procedure, cloud server 130 can for example move various standards, the client of UNICOM, telecommunications 120 realizes network interconnection with water heater 110, also stores all data of all interaction datas and each user and every water heater simultaneously.
Therefore, client 120 can realize remote visualization to water heater 110 by cloud server 130 and control, and is convenient to the further control to water heater 110, when having guaranteed the use safety of water heater 110, can also avoid the waste of electric energy, save cost.
As shown in Figure 3, the control system 100 of embodiments of the invention also comprises wireless router 140, and wherein, mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 can be by the radio communication of wireless router 140 realizations and cloud server 130.
Specifically, between cloud server 130 and the mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 of water heater 110, by wireless router 140, mutually carry out radio communication.Wherein, client 120 is but is not limited to smart mobile phone, panel computer, ordinary PC etc.Wireless router 140 is the router with wireless network covering function, for user's online and wireless coverage, facilitates user to pass through client 120 and controls water heater 110.In this example, wireless router 140 can be used as a transponder, the signal from internet in family can be forwarded to near for example equipment of notebook, support WiFi of Wireless Communication Equipment by antenna.Mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 completes the exchanges data task between wireless router 140 and water heater 110, and mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 can be used as a transceiver, and the controller 113 in wireless router 140 and water heater 110 is carried out to data transmit-receive.
For example: user passes through smart mobile phone, panel computers etc. are in the wireless signal overlay area of above-mentioned wireless router 140, by WiFi accessing Internet, water heater 110 passes through mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111(as WiFi module) access network, as internet, like this, if user position is in the wireless signal overlay area of above-mentioned wireless router 140, can think above-mentioned smart mobile phone, panel computers etc. have formed a LAN as family's Internet of Things with water heater 110, and the accessible cloud server 130 of water heater 110, to download corresponding video/audio, like this, smart mobile phone, panel computers etc. have just been realized the near radio of water heater 110 have been controlled, described abovely according to audio/video playback configuration-direct, by mixed-media network modules mixed-media, from cloud server, download corresponding audio/video, and at user's audio/video described in time control player plays processed of having a bath.
In addition, for example when user outside or go on business, the flow that smart mobile phone, panel computer etc. can provide by movement, UNICOM etc. is realized the accessing Internets such as smart mobile phone, panel computer, like this, because water heater 110 can be by above-mentioned wireless router 140 access cloud servers 130, thereby smart mobile phone, panel computer etc. have just been realized by the remote-wireless of 130 pairs of water heaters 110 of cloud server and having been controlled.
Further, shown in Fig. 3, mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 comprises network configuration submodule 1111, network configuration submodule 1111 is realized the configuration of the network address of water heater 110, so that client 120 is passed through the network address of water heater 110, by cloud server 130, to mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111, sends audio/video playback configuration-directs.It is the set-up function that network configuration submodule 1111 has particular web site, like this, behind the specific network address of config. number, user can pass through smart mobile phone, the accessing Internet such as panel computer or home computer, and cloud server 130 enters above-mentioned specific network address, inputting correct username and password etc. just can operate water heater 110, above-mentioned operation interface 121 is set to as the function interface of water heater 110 self, to play the object that facilitates user's remote control, like this, user can operated from a distance water heater 110 various functions, for example according to audio/video playback configuration-direct, by mixed-media network modules mixed-media, from cloud server, download corresponding audio/video, and when having a bath, user controls described player plays audio/video.
In conjunction with Fig. 3, the control system 100 of the embodiment of the present invention also comprises memory module 150 again, and memory module 150 is connected with controller 113, the corresponding audio/video that memory module 150 storages are downloaded from cloud server 130.
According to the control system of the water heater of the embodiment of the present invention, user can carry out Remote configuration to water heater by cloud server, for example: the video/audio that configure user is play when having a bath by water heater, thereby make water heater there is the function of diversification, make user when having a bath, can amuse and divert oneself by water heater, uninteresting while avoiding having a bath.Improve the experience of user to water heater, brought great convenience to user's life, promoted the market competitiveness of water heater.
Fig. 4 is the schematic diagram of water heater according to an embodiment of the invention.As shown in Figure 4, water heater 110 according to an embodiment of the invention, comprising: mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111, player 112 and controller 113.
Particularly, in conjunction with Fig. 1 and Fig. 2, wherein, water heater 110 comprises: mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111, player 112 and controller 113.Mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 is realized the radio communication of water heater 100 and cloud server 130.Player 112 is for displaying video/audio frequency.Controller 113 is electrically connected to mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 and player 112 respectively, controller 113 receives by mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 the audio/video playback configuration-direct being sent by client 120 that cloud server 130 forwards, to download corresponding audio/video by mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 from cloud server 130 or other third-party server according to audio/video playback configuration-direct, and at user's time control player 112 audio plays/video processed of having a bath.Client 120 and cloud server 130 wireless connections, to send audio/video playback configuration-direct to cloud server 130.Cloud server 130 is connected with mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 is wireless, so that the control instruction being sent by client 120 is sent to controller 113 by mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111.
Wherein, the mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 of water heater 110 can pass through RS485 bus (or other connected mode) and is connected with controller 113.Like this, controller 113 can be controlled water heater 110 according to audio/video playback configuration-direct and by mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111, from cloud server 130, download corresponding audio/video according to audio/video playback configuration-direct, and at user's time control player 112 audio plays/video processed of having a bath.Particularly, shown in Fig. 2, between water heater 110 and cloud server 130, can mutually realize radio communication.As a concrete example, client 120 has operation interface 121, wherein, operation interface 121 can be the operation interface 121 existing with form web page, can be also that the interface form producing with the operation of the suitable client-side program of heater 110 with the prepackage in client exists.So that user is sent to cloud server 130 by this operation interface 121 by this audio/video playback configuration-direct, by cloud server 130, audio/video playback configuration-direct is forwarded to heater 110 again, like this, can realize this water heater 110 is carried out to controlling or arranging of long-range and wireless.
The mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 of water heater 110 is for example WiFi module, in use procedure, the audio/video playback configuration-direct from client 120 that water heater 110 is forwarded by cloud server 130 by mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 wireless receivings, and carry out this audio/video playback configuration-direct and execution result is fed back to cloud server 130.Particularly, water heater 110 receives the audio/video playback configuration-direct from client 120 being forwarded by cloud server 130 by WiFi module, execution result is sent to cloud server 130 by WiFi module simultaneously.
Above-mentioned cloud server 130 is set up network by internet with client 120 and water heater 110 and is connected, the audio/video playback configuration-direct sending for receiving client 120, and audio/video playback configuration-direct is forwarded to water heater 110.Wherein, cloud server 130 also can be searched according to the identity information of client 120 address information of water heater 110, and according to address information, audio/video playback configuration-direct is sent to corresponding water heater 110.
Cloud server 130 also can receive the execution result of water heater 110 feedbacks, and execution result is forwarded to client 120.Be that cloud server 130 completes data relay and switching task between client 120 and water heater 110.In actual use procedure, cloud server 130 can for example move various standards, the client of UNICOM, telecommunications 120 realizes network interconnection with water heater 110, also stores all data of all interaction datas and each user and every water heater simultaneously.
Therefore, client 120 can realize remote visualization to water heater 110 by cloud server 130 and control, and is convenient to the further control to water heater 110, when having guaranteed the use safety of water heater 110, can also avoid the waste of electric energy, save cost.
As shown in Figure 3, the control system 100 of embodiments of the invention also comprises wireless router 140, and wherein, mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 can be by the radio communication of wireless router 140 realizations and cloud server 130.
Specifically, between cloud server 130 and the mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 of water heater 110, by wireless router 140, mutually carry out radio communication.Wherein, client 120 is but is not limited to smart mobile phone, panel computer, ordinary PC etc.Wireless router 140 is the router with wireless network covering function, for user's online and wireless coverage, facilitates user to pass through client 120 and controls water heater 110.In this example, wireless router 140 can be used as a transponder, the signal from internet in family can be forwarded to near for example equipment of notebook, support WiFi of Wireless Communication Equipment by antenna.Mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 completes the exchanges data task between wireless router 140 and water heater 110, and mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 can be used as a transceiver, and the controller 113 in wireless router 140 and water heater 110 is carried out to data transmit-receive.
For example: user passes through smart mobile phone, panel computers etc. are in the wireless signal overlay area of above-mentioned wireless router 140, by WiFi accessing Internet, water heater 110 passes through mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111(as WiFi module) access network, as internet, like this, if user position is in the wireless signal overlay area of above-mentioned wireless router 140, can think above-mentioned smart mobile phone, panel computers etc. have formed a LAN as family's Internet of Things with water heater 110, and the accessible cloud server 130 of water heater 110, to download corresponding video/audio, like this, smart mobile phone, panel computers etc. have just been realized the near radio of water heater 110 have been controlled, described abovely according to audio/video playback configuration-direct, by mixed-media network modules mixed-media, from cloud server, download corresponding audio/video, and at user's audio/video described in time control player plays processed of having a bath.
In addition, for example when user outside or go on business, the flow that smart mobile phone, panel computer etc. can provide by movement, UNICOM etc. is realized the accessing Internets such as smart mobile phone, panel computer, like this, because water heater 110 can be by above-mentioned wireless router 140 access cloud servers 130, thereby smart mobile phone, panel computer etc. have just been realized by the remote-wireless of 130 pairs of water heaters 110 of cloud server and having been controlled.
Further, shown in Fig. 3, mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111 comprises network configuration submodule 1111, network configuration submodule 1111 is realized the configuration of the network address of water heater 110, so that client 120 is passed through the network address of water heater 110, by cloud server 130, to mixed-media network modules mixed-media 111, sends audio/video playback configuration-directs.It is the set-up function that network configuration submodule 1111 has particular web site, like this, behind the specific network address of config. number, user can pass through smart mobile phone, the accessing Internet such as panel computer or home computer, and cloud server 130 enters above-mentioned specific network address, inputting correct username and password etc. just can operate water heater 110, above-mentioned operation interface 121 is set to as the function interface of water heater 110 self, to play the object that facilitates user's remote control, like this, user can operated from a distance water heater 110 various functions, for example according to audio/video playback configuration-direct, by mixed-media network modules mixed-media, from cloud server, download corresponding audio/video, and when having a bath, user controls described player plays audio/video.
In conjunction with Fig. 3, the control system 100 of the embodiment of the present invention also comprises memory module 150 again, and memory module 150 is connected with controller 113, the corresponding audio/video that memory module 150 storages are downloaded from cloud server 130.
According to the water heater of the embodiment of the present invention, user can carry out Remote configuration to water heater, for example: the video/audio that Remote configuration user plays when having a bath by water heater, thereby make water heater there is the function of diversification, make user when having a bath, can amuse and divert oneself by water heater, uninteresting while avoiding having a bath.Improve the experience of user to water heater, brought great convenience to user's life, promoted the market competitiveness of water heater.
In the description of this description, the description of reference term " embodiment ", " some embodiment ", " example ", " concrete example " or " some examples " etc. means to be contained at least one embodiment of the present invention or example in conjunction with specific features, structure, material or the feature of this embodiment or example description.In this manual, the schematic statement of above-mentioned term is not necessarily referred to identical embodiment or example.And the specific features of description, structure, material or feature can be with suitable mode combinations in any one or more embodiment or example.
Although illustrated and described embodiments of the invention, for the ordinary skill in the art, be appreciated that without departing from the principles and spirit of the present invention and can carry out multiple variation, modification, replacement and modification to these embodiment, scope of the present invention is by claims and be equal to and limit.

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1. a control method for water heater, is characterized in that, comprises the following steps:
User sends audio/video playback configuration-direct by client to cloud server;
Described cloud server and described water heater are set up wireless connections, and described audio/video playback configuration-direct is forwarded to described water heater;
Described water heater is downloaded corresponding audio/video according to described audio/video playback configuration-direct from described cloud server or other third-party server; And
When described user has a bath, described water heater is play described audio/video.
2. the control method of water heater according to claim 1, is characterized in that, described water heater has the network address,
The described audio/video playback configuration-direct that described cloud server sends described client according to the network address of described water heater is forwarded to described water heater.
3. a control system for water heater, is characterized in that, comprising: water heater, client and cloud server, wherein,
Described water heater comprises:
Mixed-media network modules mixed-media, described mixed-media network modules mixed-media is realized the radio communication of described water heater and described cloud server;
Player, for audio plays/video;
Controller, described controller is electrically connected to described mixed-media network modules mixed-media and described player respectively, described controller receives the audio/video playback configuration-direct being sent by described client forwarding from described cloud server by described mixed-media network modules mixed-media, for downloading corresponding audio/video by described mixed-media network modules mixed-media from described cloud server or other third-party server according to described audio/video playback configuration-direct, and when having a bath, user controls audio/video described in described player plays;
Described client, described client and described cloud server wireless connections, to send described audio/video playback configuration-direct to described cloud server;
Described cloud server, described cloud server is connected with described mixed-media network modules mixed-media, the audio/video playback configuration-direct being sent by described client is forwarded to the described water heater of appointment, and provides audio/video download service to described water heater.
4. control system according to claim 3, is characterized in that, also comprises:
Wireless router, wherein, described mixed-media network modules mixed-media is the radio communication with described cloud server by described wireless router realization.
5. control system according to claim 3, it is characterized in that, described mixed-media network modules mixed-media comprises: network configuration submodule, described network configuration submodule is realized the configuration of the network address of described water heater, so that described cloud server forwards by described client the network address by described water heater to the described audio/video playback configuration-direct of described mixed-media network modules mixed-media transmission.
6. according to the control system described in claim 3-5 any one, it is characterized in that, also comprise:
Memory module, described memory module is connected with described controller, the corresponding audio/video that described memory module storage is downloaded from described cloud server.
7. a water heater, is characterized in that, comprising:
Mixed-media network modules mixed-media, described mixed-media network modules mixed-media is realized the radio communication of described water heater and cloud server;
Player, for audio plays/video;
Controller, described controller is electrically connected to described mixed-media network modules mixed-media and described player respectively, described controller receives the audio/video playback configuration-direct being sent by client forwarding from described cloud server by described mixed-media network modules mixed-media, for downloading corresponding audio/video by described mixed-media network modules mixed-media from described cloud server or other third-party server according to described audio/video playback configuration-direct, and when having a bath, user controls audio/video described in described player plays.
8. water heater according to claim 7, is characterized in that, described mixed-media network modules mixed-media is realized the radio communication with described cloud server by wireless router.
9. water heater according to claim 7, it is characterized in that, described mixed-media network modules mixed-media comprises network configuration submodule, described network configuration submodule is realized the configuration of the network address of described water heater, so that described cloud server forwards by described client the network address by described water heater to the described audio/video playback configuration-direct of described mixed-media network modules mixed-media transmission.
10. according to the water heater described in claim 7-9 any one, it is characterized in that, also comprise:
Memory module, described memory module is connected with described controller, the corresponding audio/video that described memory module storage is downloaded from described cloud server.
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