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Don't overlook the understated Sensi smart thermostat

The Emerson Sensi Wi-Fi Programmable Thermostat has a companion Android and iPhone app, as well as integration with Amazon's Alexa.

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The Sensi Wi-Fi Programmable Thermostat by Emerson has an MSRP of $160.

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It looks pretty standard, but it has a related Android and iOS app.

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Use the app to adjust your heat or air conditioning and to set custom schedules.

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The Sensi also works with Amazon's Alexa, so you can incorporate voice control into the mix.

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Press the button controls on the display panel to adjust your settings.

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The Wi-Fi indicator on the display tells you the thermostat is connected to your network.

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The display is large and easy to read.

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