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Compare 12 Smart Plugs that Work With Alexa

Z-wave vs. Wi-Fi, that is the question. Do you need a hub or go hubless? In this eppisode we will review 12 different smart plug in modules from 9 different manufacturers. Go over the pros and cons of each and show what they look like in an outlet. All of these plugs work with the Amazon Echo. Some of these will work with the Wink Hub, SmartThings and IFTTT.

Etekcity Smart Plug Mini Outlet

  • Fully integrated with Amazon Alexa Echo/ Dot.
  • Requires a VeSync account and smart phone app
  • Scheduling your outlets at home can eliminate wasteful use of your electricity, and help you save on bills
  • The VeSync app can track how much power each device uses, and how often it is used
  • Control your devices with the VeSync app through any Wi-Fi network connection or cellular network; ideal for hard-to-reach appliances & devices without ON/OFF switches