Once features like geo-fencing, pattern-learning algorithms and triggers become available, this oddly standard Thermostat could become a strong contender at its price point. For now, though, it's not worth the money.
Despite some glitches with user sharing and HomeKit compatibility in general, the Switch works well, the iDevices app is slick, and HomeKit integration has very high potential.
The Outdoor Switch lets you flip on your holiday lights from the comfort of your couch and schedule them to turn off after you're asleep. With the added bonus of energy monitoring and the new remote access, those willing to dish out 80 bucks will get a solid product.
With few "smarts" to speak of, this Thermostat can't quite earn its price tag
A glossy face belies weak usability, over-complicated setup, and too few features.
With newly added remote access and energy tracking, this Switch is a smart buy
This Switch is an improvement over its indoor counterpart, but the price is a little steep.
Lack of features and problems with HomeKit hold this smart plug back from catching the competition
iDevices brings a trio of smart-home products to market, all compatible with Apple HomeKit centralized control on iOS and powered by Siri voice activation.
If you share an Apple ID with other devices in your house, you may have discovered this maddening new "feature."