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Lutron's HomeKit hub has what it takes (pictures)

The $230 Lutron kit, complete with Smart Bridge hub, two plug-in dimmer modules and two remote controls works like a charm.

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The Lutron Caséta Wireless Lighting Starter Kit costs $230 (£150 or AU$295).

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It comes with two plug-in dimmers.

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And two remotes.

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These products communicate with the Lutron Smart Bridge.

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The Smart Bridge is compatible with Apple's HomeKit smart home software.

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The Smart Bridge plugs into your router.

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It works with the Apple Watch.

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You can also use Siri to control Lutron lights on the watch...sort of.

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You'll have to use the Handoff feature for it to work.

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