Each of the two smart sockets has a blue light that illuminates to let you know when it's powered on. In addition to controlling them remotely, you'll be able to turn each one on and off by pressing a small button on the side of the strip.
The Pivot Power Genius' house-shaped indicator light will flash different colors to let you know the status of the power strip. You'll also use it to connect your strip to your Wi-Fi network -- just download the free Wink app, start the link process, then hold your phone's screen against the strip. Your phone will flash a pattern that tells the indicator light everything it needs to know in a matter of seconds.