Only a day after unveiling a lamp socket and a photo voltaic panel, prolific good residence producer Wyze is again with a pair of recent gadgets: a wise change and a tunable white good bulb.
Out there for pre-order in white beginning right this moment, the Wyze Swapwill ship as a three-pack in December for $32.99 plus transport. Wyze provides that one-packs of the brand new change are “coming quickly.”
In the meantime, a four-pack of the Wyze Bulb Whitewill start transport subsequent month for $31.99, with pre-orders beginning right this moment.
Wyze’s first good change is a one-button, single-pole mannequin that works with each normal and Wyze bulbs. The change may be put in in single-, two-, three-, and four-gang setups, but it surely does require a impartial wire.
Appropriate with Alexa, Google Dwelling, Apple HomeKit, and IFTTT, the Wyze Swap gives each Wi-Fi (2.4GHz solely) and Bluetooth 4.2 connectivity, and like different Wyze lighting merchandise, it doesn’t require a hub.
A single press of the Wyze Swap turns your lights on and off, whereas different features (together with the power to manage different Wyze gadgets) may be assigned to double presses, triple presses, or a press-and-hold. There’s additionally a standing mild within the top-right nook of the change.
Utilizing the Wyze app, you’ll be able to set schedules and timers for the change, whereas a trip mode might help idiot would-be trespassers into pondering you’re residence. Lacking from the Wyze Swap’s bag of tips is vitality monitoring, nonetheless.
Wyze Bulb White
Following within the footsteps of the Wyze Bulb Colour from earlier this yr, the Wyze Bulb White is actually a revamp of the two-year-old Wyze Bulb. Wyze says that the Bulb White has an improved 90+ Colour Rendering Index (or CRI, a score that signifies the accuracy of colours on objects illuminated by the sunshine) in comparison with the Wyze Bulb, and that the newer bulb will get dimmer and is less complicated to arrange.
Becoming with a normal E26 base, this dimmable A19-style bulb may be tuned from a heat 2700 Kelvin to a cool daylight temperature of 6,500K.
With the Wyze app, you’ll be able to group the Bulb White with different Wyze bulbs, and you can even arrange schedules, timers, and sleep routines.
A brand new Solar Match mode robotically adjusts the bulb’s white coloration temperature relying on the time of day, whereas a trip mode (much like the one for the Wyze Swap) helps to idiot passersby into pondering you’re residence.
The Wyze Bulb White is suitable with Alexa, Google Assistant, and IFTTT, and it helps each Wi-Fi (2.4GHz solely) and Bluetooth connectivity, no hub required.
We’ll have critiques of each the Wyze Swap and the Wyze Bulb White as soon as we spend time with some pattern models.