Smart Home

Kidde RemoteLync Monitor
REVIEW

Kidde RemoteLync Monitor

Though competent at its one job, the Kidde RemoteLync Monitor is a tough sell. For the same $100 price, you can find smart-home gadgets that do more.

3 stars Editors' rating on February 5, 2016
Spin-R Tittle Light Connected LED Lamp
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Spin-R Tittle Light Connected LED Lamp

This color-changing LED smart lamp seeking funds on Indiegogo -- and it might just be cool enough to forgive the silly branding.

Pricing not available

Honeywell Lyric Thermostat Second Generation
REVIEW

Honeywell Lyric Thermostat Second Generation

It may be version 2.0, but Honeywell still has a lot of kinks to work out with this temperamental HomeKit-compatible thermostat.

3 stars Editors' rating on February 3, 2016
Rachio Smart Sprinkler Controller Generation 2
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Rachio Smart Sprinkler Controller Generation 2

Use Amazon Echo to turn on Rachio's new, more affordable sprinkler controller with your voice.

Orison Panel
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Orison Panel

Meet Orison, a sleek energy-storing-gizmo that promises to stockpile your home's energy for later use.

Pricing not available

Qube Wi-Fi Multi-Color LED Smart Bulb
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Qube Wi-Fi Multi-Color LED Smart Bulb

RGB smart bulbs still cost too much, but that might be about to change if a startup called Qube has its way.

MSRP: $19.00

Visit manufacturer site for details.

First Alert OneLink Wi-Fi Smoke and CO Alarm
REVIEW

First Alert OneLink Wi-Fi Smoke and CO Alarm

You'll pay a premium for this smart alarm that just isn't very smart. HomeKit's first smoke detector is one to avoid until it gets a few major software updates.

2.5 stars Editors' rating on January 26, 2016
Frigidaire Gallery Cool Connect
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Frigidaire Gallery Cool Connect

The Frigidaire Gallery Cool Connect air conditioner links to phones to divide and conquer heat in your house.

MSRP: $329.00

Visit manufacturer site for details.

ComfyLight
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ComfyLight

The ComfyLight will use motion sensors to monitor your home and automate your lights.

Pricing not available

Zmodo Pivot
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Zmodo Pivot

Zmodo's Pivot security camera is designed to rotate to catch motion activity beyond its fixed 135-degree field of view.