Terncy’s HomeKit Compatible Products Now Available on Amazon

Terncy, the Shanghai smart home device manufacturer has had HomeKit support listed for a range of products for quite a while on their website, but they have yet to have been released in North America. This has changed this week, with several of the company’s products becoming available for shipping on Amazon for customers in the United States. While the previously mentioned smart dial is … Continue reading Terncy’s HomeKit Compatible Products Now Available on Amazon

Ikea Releases Updated TRADFRI Light Bulbs, Panels & More

Today, Ikea has revamped their TRADFRI smart home line with new devices and updates to their existing light bulbs. The TRADFRI line, which is now a part of Ikea’s Home Smart range of connected products, is lauded for their low prices and interoperability with all of the major smart home platforms. While today did not bring forth the highly anticipated smart blinds, the company has … Continue reading Ikea Releases Updated TRADFRI Light Bulbs, Panels & More

Avia Gives Sneak Peek At Upcoming HomeKit Lineup

Avia, the United Kingdom based hardware manufacturer that recently hit the HomeKit scene with the announcement of their upcoming Smart Door Lock which is a door lock based on “security first”. Avia has teased upcoming devices on their website, with vague descriptions and names previously, and we recently reached out to the company to inquire about HomeKit support, to which they replied that all of … Continue reading Avia Gives Sneak Peek At Upcoming HomeKit Lineup

iHaper DL1 HomeKit Enabled Smart Desk Lamp Now Available

First spotted on iHaper’s website around two weeks ago, iHaper’s DL1 HomeKit enabled Smart Desk Lamp is now available for purchase. As with seemingly all obscure HomeKit products, the DL1 Lamp is only available for purchase through Amazon, and is listed at $89.97, but there is currently a coupon available on the product listing that will take an additional 10% off. Since the device itself … Continue reading iHaper DL1 HomeKit Enabled Smart Desk Lamp Now Available

iHaper Reveals HomeKit Enabled Modular Desk Lamp & Smart Padlock

iHaper, while not the most familiar name in HomeKit land, with their only products on the market being a fairly common light bulb, socket and light strip, has recently revealed 2 upcoming devices that have caught our eye. Spotted on the company’s website are a modular style desk lamp and a fingerprint based padlock. Now, while there is not a lot of information as of … Continue reading iHaper Reveals HomeKit Enabled Modular Desk Lamp & Smart Padlock

Aqara’s HomeKit Compatible Devices Now Available on Amazon

While we have seen the signs of an imminent North American launch for Aqara’s HomeKit enabled products for quite a while, it looks like today is finally the day. Spotted on the r/HomeKit subreddit, 7 of the company’s devices have appeared on Amazon, and are currently in stock and ready to ship, with Prime shipping as an option. This is a huge boon for HomeKit, … Continue reading Aqara’s HomeKit Compatible Devices Now Available on Amazon

Onvis SMS1 Smart Motion Sensor Review

The Onvis SMS1 Smart Motion Sensor, like the recently reviewed Insignia Wi-Fi Garage Door Controller, is another device that has seemingly come out of nowhere. First spotted on Amazon, the SMS1 is the first HomeKit device from Shenzen Champon Technology Company and it essentially launched with no previous mentions from anywhere at all. This lack of fanfare coupled with a low price point ranging from … Continue reading Onvis SMS1 Smart Motion Sensor Review

iHome 5-in-1 Smart Monitor Review

In the age of the smart home, there are plenty of devices out there that focus on doing one thing, such as measuring temperature within a room. While devices that focus on one metric fulfill particular needs, there will eventually come a point where it would be nice to pair everything down into as few devices as possible. This is where the iHome 5-in-1 Smart … Continue reading iHome 5-in-1 Smart Monitor Review