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If you're looking for an easy and (relatively) affordable entry point into home automation, then SmartThings makes a lot of sense.

By December 13, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating December 13, 2013

MSRP: $299.00


SmartThings Hub (Second Generation)

SmartThings' impressive performance and wide array of potential applications make it easy to recommend, but its underwhelming app adds a lot of frustration to an otherwise excellent system.

By September 21, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating September 21, 2015

Building the CNET Smart Home begins with SmartThings

There are a lot of ways to outfit a smart home. Here's why we decided to kick things off with SmartThings.

By September 23, 2015


SmartThings' next-gen hub does more

Samsung's SmartThings brand is back with an all-new $99 ZigBee and Z-Wave hub. But some lingering flaws hold it back from greatness.

By September 21, 2015


Samsung adds smarts to its next-gen SmartThings Hub (pictures)

Take a tour of the second-generation SmartThings Hub and its assorted sensors.

11 Images By September 21, 2015


SmartThings aims for the mainstream with its new smart home hub

A polished new app and an assortment of useful feature upgrades could help the new SmartThings hub extend its reach beyond early adopters.

By September 4, 2015


SmartThings 2.0 makes its debut on the Samsung stage (pictures)

After being acquired by Samsung in 2014, the long-promised second-gen SmartThings Hub is here, and Samsung had it on full display at its IFA 2015 keynote address in Berlin.

10 Images By September 3, 2015


Give SmartThings a voice: Amazon Echo's Alexa

A new integration between the connected-home platform and Amazon's popular smart speaker means that you'll be able to control SmartThings-compatible gadgets simply by asking Alexa.

By August 21, 2015


SmartThings updates its app for the Apple Watch

With new features designed for your Apple wearable, you'll be able to control your SmartThings connected home from your Apple Watch.

By May 4, 2015


Belkin and Cree LEDs join the SmartThings slate

Users of the popular connected-home platform will now be able to add WeMo and Cree LEDs to their setups -- no extra hardware necessary.

By February 26, 2015