Top 5 Best Smart Plugs - Makes Your Life Easier

Smart plugs give you control of the flow of electricity to your appliances, lamps, others, remotely by using an app on your smartphone or tablet.

They also keep energy bills low by effectively managing devices that use the most power.

In short, they make your life easier, save your time and money, and give you added peace of mind.

So if you like to enjoy the benefits mentioned above, and looking for the best smart plug, the list below will simplify your search.

1. TP-Link Kasa HS100 (under $17)
TP-Link Kasa HS100 allows you to turn your electronics on or off from anywhere with your smartphone using the Kasa app (Compatible w/ Android & iOS).

It also allows you to create schedules to automatically power on or off your home electronics and appliances at anytime.

Pros:
• Easy to set.
• Small and light.
• One app for all.
• No hub required.
• Can unplug from AC without losing settings in order to relocate unit.

Cons:
• No support for 5 GHz Wi-Fi.
• No energy monitoring reports.
• Status LED always on -- no way to turn off.

TP-Link Kasa HS100 Video Review
Features:
• Reviewed by 13.544 verified buyers – 4.3 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS
• Smart Plug Outlet Works with Alexa Echo, Google Assistant, and Microsoft Cortana
• UL certified to switch up to 15A, for flexible control of a wide range of plug-in devices.
• Kasa scenes & schedules - schedule the Smart Plug to automatically switch on and off when away or set a scene for controlling many devices with a single button
• Also available in assorted options
• Dimensions: 3 x 2.6 x 3.9 inches; 7.2 ounces
           

2. Wemo Mini F7C063 (under $25)
Wemo Mini F7C063 gives you control of your lights and small appliances whenever you want, wherever you choose, with tons of options for scheduling and automation.

Paired with Amazon Alexa, you can control your lamps and appliances with just the power of your voice. When WeMo works with Nest Thermostat, you can set your lights to turn off automatically when you leave the house.

Pros:
• Easy setup.
• No hub or subscription required.
• Large, easily accessible manual on/off button on the front.
• Compact design avoids blocking other plugs in a duplex outlet.

Cons:
• Wi-Fi only.
• No HomeKit support.
• Doesn't track energy usage.
• The app is a little clunky to use.

Wemo Mini F7C063 Video Review
Features:
• Reviewed by 7.321 verified buyers – 3.7 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS
• Mini Smart Plug Works with Alexa, Google Assistant & Apple HomeKit
• WiFi Enabled
• Schedule automatically. Never come home to a dark house. Schedule the fan to turn on before you arrive. Sync lamps and devices to sunrise, sunset, or pre-set times automatically
• Randomize Lights. The Mini Smart Plug protects your home better than a mechanical timer. “Away Mode” will turn your lights on and off randomly to make it look like you’re home even when you’re not
• Also available in assorted options
• Dimensions: 3.8 x 2.4 x 1.4 inches; 3.2 ounces
           

3. Etekcity Voltson (under $20)
Etekcity Voltson allows you to create customized schedules for your appliances so that they run on your schedule.

Pros:
• No hub required.
• Easy setup & use.
• Easy to install and stable connection.

Cons:
• Doesn`t support SmartThings, Homekit, or IFTTT.

Etekcity Voltson Video Review
Features:
• Reviewed by 4.462 verified buyers – 3.8 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS
• WiFi Smart Plug Works with Alexa, Google Home and IFTTT
• ETL Listed
• Works with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant for voice control
• Track power usage for connected devices and figure out which devices use the most energy
• Controlled from different devices and manage your home on your smartphone or tablet from anywhere
• Also available in assorted colors
• Dimensions: 2.4 x 1.2 x 2.2 inches; 3.2 ounces
           

4. Amazon Smart Plug (under $25)
Amazon Smart Plug lets you voice control your lights, fans, coffee makers, and more while the Alexa app to create routines for your Amazon Smart Plug that makes your life easier.

Pros:
• Bypass switch.
• Easy setup & use.
• Proper 3-prong design.
• No smart home hub required.

Cons:
• No Google Assistant integration.

Amazon Smart Plug Video Review
Features:
• Reviewed by 3.626 verified buyers – 4.5 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS
• Smart Plug works with Alexa
• Schedule lights, fans, and appliances to turn on and off automatically, or control them remotely when you’re away.
• Just open the Alexa app, and start using your voice.
• Compact design keeps your second outlet free.
• Set up routines and schedules through the Alexa app.
• Also available in assorted colors
• Dimensions: 3.2” x 1.5” x 2.2”; 3.5 oz
           

5. TanTan SMART01 (under $19)
TanTan SMART01 allows you to turn On/Off the connected devices wherever you are while the remote access helps you to check the real-time status of the appliance at anytime and anywhere.

Pros:
• Durable.
• Easy setup & use.
• No Hub Required.
• Works flawlessly with Alexa.

Cons:
• Only supports a 2.4GHz Wi-Fi network.
• Doesn`t work with Computer, IPad, Smarthing, Homekit.

TanTan SMART01 Video Review
Features:
• Reviewed by 1.742 verified buyers – 4.1 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS
• WiFi Enabled Smart Plug Work with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant (2 Packs)
• Timer - schedule the Smart Plug to automatically power electronics on and off as needed, like setting lights to come on at time you back home
• ETL Listed
• Create Group & Share to All: create a group for all smart plug and control all in one command. Share the smart plug to all family members in a minute
• Also available in assorted options
• Dimensions: 2.1 x 1.1 x 1.9 inches; 4 ounces
           

Top 5 Best Smart Plugs - Makes Your Life Easier Top 5 Best Smart Plugs - Makes Your Life Easier Reviewed by TechCinema on 1/12/2019 Rating: 5