Best Alexa-compatible Smart Home Gadgets for 2018


Last modified on September 8th, 2018 at 12:47 am

Created on: January 5, 2018 Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Smart Home


Amazon Echo (2017)

The smart speaker that can control your whole house

Editors’ Rating : 8.5
Design : 8.5Features : 9Performance : 9Sound qual. : 7.5
Alexa is still the most compelling voice control platform, and the new and improved Echo is better-looking than the original.



Amazon Cloud Cam

Best Alexa-compatible camera

Editors’ Rating : 8.5
Design : 8.5Features : 9Performance : 9Sound qual. : 7.5
The Amazon Cloud Cam’s crisp 1080p HD live feed, prompt motion notifications and free 24-hour clip storage set a new standard for indoor home security cameras.



Philips Hue White LED Starter Kit

Best Alexa-compatible smart bulbs

Editors’ Rating : 8.5
Design : 8.5Features : 9Performance : 9Sound qual. : 7.5
Philips Hue’s lighting platform is terrific even without Alexa involved, and this white-light-only starter kit is your most affordable way in.



Lutron Caseta In-Wall Wireless Smart Light…

Best Alexa-compatible smart switches

Editors’ Rating : 8.5
Design : 8.5Features : 9Performance : 9Sound qual. : 7.5
WeMo Switches are cheaper, but Lutron’s switches actually let you dim the lights. They also work with three-way switch setups (WeMo Switches won’t), and they offer a much better slate of features, too.



August Smart Lock Pro

Best Alexa-compatible smart lock

Editors’ Rating : 8.5
Design : 8.5Features : 9Performance : 9Sound qual. : 7.5
August’s Smart Lock Pro includes DoorSense and works with Amazon Alexa for voice commands.



Nest Hello

Best Alexa-compatible smart doorbell

Editors’ Rating : 8.5
Design : 8.5Features : 9Performance : 9Sound qual. : 7.5
The Nest Hello video doorbell looks great and works consistently well. You can ask Alexa to pull up your Hello doorbell’s live feed on a screen-compatible device.



Ecobee4

Best Alexa-compatible smart thermostat

Editors’ Rating : 8.5
Design : 8.5Features : 9Performance : 9Sound qual. : 7.5
The Ecobee4 has a responsive display, a remote sensor and tons of smart integrations, including a built-in Amazon Alexa speaker.



Neato Botvac Connected Robot Vacuum

Best Alexa showcase

Editors’ Rating : 8.5
Design : 8.5Features : 9Performance : 9Sound qual. : 7.5
Admit it. You want to tell an artificial intelligence to tell another artificial intelligence to clean your carpets. With Alexa and Neato, you can — plus, it’s one of the best robot vacuums we’ve tested.



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