Best home automation entry point
Belkin WeMo Switch + Motion
If it has a plug, then Belkin and IFTTT can make it smarter.
Best smart home bargain
Quirky Aros Smart Window Air Conditioner
Quirky's air conditioner is smart cooling at a smart price.
Best standalone smart hub
SmartThings Know and Control Your Home Kit
This $99 hub is the brains behind one of the best smart home systems we've seen.
Best smart lighting setup
Connected by TCP LED Lighting Control System
For smarter lighting around the home that won't break the bank, TCP's kit can't be beat.
Best color-changing smart LEDs
Philips Hue Connected Bulb Starter Pack
The novelty level is high, but we're still inescapably drawn to these smartphone-driven light bulbs.
Best smart security with monitoring
SimpliSafe Home Security
SimpliSafe wins our Editors' Choice. Let us tell you why.
Best smart lock
Yale Real Living Touchscreen Z-Wave Deadbolt
Yale locks the lock and talks the talk.