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Belkin WeMo Light Switches

Belkin has recently introduced a line of WeMo devices that all revolve around connected power and lighting devices within the IoT. Here we review each one and how they are built to interact with each other.

WeMo Switch, Insight and Light Switch

The WeMo Switches are essentially an electrical plug that will fit into any outlet inside your home which you can then plug “dumb” devices into. This smart plug/switch combo will allow you to control these non-IoT devices with service like Amazon Echo, IFTTT and others.

WeMo Maker

The WeMo Maker provides DIYers a way to turn other electronics into smart devices that don’t necessarily have an electrical plug. The Maker is not yet connected with Amazon Echo, but does have built-in connections to IFTTT.

 


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Wemo Light Switch, Wi-Fi enabled, Works with Amazon Alexa


Features: Wemo Light Switch seamlessly replaces your old wall light switch and works with any one-way connection light. Neutral wire required. Download the free app and control your lights and small appliances from anywhere in the world right from your phone., Why come home to a dark house? Schedule your stuff however you’d like: Set the porch light to turn on before you get home. Set ceiling fans to come if the outside temperature hits 80. Sync on and off times to sunrise and sunset, and more., Works with Amazon Alexa so your lights will respond to voice commands. Wemo Light Switch can control ceiling fans, specifically only works with single pole light switches (not compatible with lights controlled by more than one switch)., Works with Nest Thermostat so your lights will “know” if you’re out of the house, and can turn on or off as you wish., Works with any smartphone or tablet running Android 4.1 and higher or iOS 8 and higher. Electrical Rating120V/15A/60Hz/1800W.

New From: $39.49 USD In Stock

1 Comment

  • This is genius! Great for bigger or two story homes where going around and turning lights off can be a chore. I might actually get this, especially because I am terrible with remembering to turn lights off. Awesome control tool!

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