More control, better insight into your consumption and can be operated remotely. Smart plugs are ideal for making your home smart.
Smart plugs play a vital role in your smart home, and there are an awful lot of smart plugs available. To make things easier for you, we have listed the seven best smart plugs.
A smart home without smart plugs is next to impossible. Smart plugs are able to make the non-smart devices smart too. Just plug your lighting into a smart plug, and you can also switch this lighting on or off remotely. More and more providers are entering the market that offer smart plugs. In general, they offer quality and each has its advantages and disadvantages.
To help you on your way, we have listed the best smart plugs for you, although of course it is always a matter of taste and your specific situation.
The Hihome WPP-16S has a clock function, sleep timer and time schedules and offers insight into energy consumption. The Hihome is an ideal smart plug to make ordinary electrical appliances smarter. This smart plug connects via WiFi, no additional hardware is required. Real-time insight into the power consumption is a plus of this smart plug, the installation and configuration is simple. Do you want voice control? Then choose Amazon Alexa or Google Home . Hihome offers a smart plug with a so-called overload protection and is suitable for working at temperatures between minus five and plus 45 degrees. The Hihome WPP-16S has a wireless range of up to two hundred meters in an open field.
TP Link HS100
The TP Link HS100 is certainly one of the best seven smart plugs available. You can control electrical appliances remotely with your voice. You can easily set schedules to automatically switch off the devices with the application. With this smart plug you will have all devices smarter in no time. The plug saves energy and is easy to install. TP Link is also known for the extensive anti-virus measures that are taken, so that your devices are always protected in the best way. The elegance of this smart plug is also striking.
Osram Smart + Plug
Existing lighting becomes smart with the Osram Smart + Plug. The plug can be controlled wirelessly and simply fits into the standard socket. This Osram plug is a very nice addition to your smart home and works great with Philips Hue and Osram Lightify. If you want to modernize your home, this plug is a sustainable solution for the simple reason that you do not have to replace all your old lighting in the house with the new smart lighting options. The plug is easy to install and has a handy application.
KlikAanKlikUit Wireless Outdoor Plug
The KlikAanKlikUit Wireless Outdoor Plug is also one of the best seven smart plugs available on the market. This plug seems to allow multitasking. You can switch the lamp on and off with a press of the remote control and easily connect the smart plug to other devices. This is a great smart plug, especially for the outdoor lights, but you can also turn on the sprinkler and robotic lawnmower with it. The smart plug from Klikaanklikuit has child protection and is splash proof. The smart plug can operate outdoor lamps over a distance of up to thirty meters.
Fibaro Wall Plug
The Fibaro Wall Plug then, equipped with a power consumption meter. The Fibaro works energy-saving and works fine with Toon. The plug can be operated automatically or remotely. Setup is incredibly simple: unplug it from the box and plug it in, then plug in any electrical device you want. It is true that this smart plug can only work with one device, so it is a single wall plug.
Innr Smart Plug
The Innr Smart Plug works perfectly with Philips Hue and is essential within the Innr lighting plan. It is an extremely smart addition to your existing lighting system. These smart plugs are also very easy to install. The Innr Smart Plug makes existing lighting smart, although you do need a bridge for use. Innr may be a new name for many; nevertheless, it offers the ideal starter kit if you want to start with a smart home. Innr offers convenience, is user-friendly and also very affordable.
Eve Energy is a smart plug and energy meter in one, especially suitable for the Apple HomeKit and Siri. You can easily set timers and let devices switch on or off automatically and control your equipment remotely. As a disadvantage, you could argue that this smart plug only works with Apple HomeKit, with iOS. Another point is that it works with Bluetooth and that sometimes gives a somewhat limited range. The advantage, however, is that it is a compact product and therefore a product that you can easily get rid of.
Finally, the Woox R5024 , another smart plug that you can switch on and off remotely. You set timers and make schedules for automatic switching. The smart plug is simple in both installation and use. You don’t need an extra hub, because this smart plug works with any WiFi routers and saves energy. If you want to use voice, use Amazon Alexa and Google Home.
These are some of the smart plugs that we have in our range. If you want more information about these smart plugs, check the product pages or our blog for more articles with advice.