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Monoprice offers a 2 of its Z-Wave Plus Wall Socket with 2 USB ports for $34.99 shipped when code ZWV has been added at checkout. Normally selling for $30 a piece, adding 2 of the smart plugs to your cart saves you an additional $5 off the already discounted Z-Wave accessories. Rated 4.1/5 stars.
You’ll need a Z-Wave compatible hub in order to add these smart plugs to your home’s setup. The SmartThings hub is our top pick, as it also pairs with a wide range of sensors from Samsung. Wink is another popular option, that also offers a robust way to expand your smart home.
Z-Wave Plus Wall Socket features:
- Add Z-Wave control to any AC-powered device or appliance
- Switch AC devices on/off manually, with manual Z-Wave control, or automatically with Z-Wave programming or triggered response
- Compatible with any and all Z-Wave network products from any manufacturer
- Includes two USB charging ports, one at 1A and the other at 2.4A
Monitor and manage energy consumption to reduce costs with the Monoprice Z-Wave Plus® Wall Socket Smart Plug. This product is a Z-Wave® switched AC plug-in adapter. AC power can be remotely switched on or off manually with a button on the plug, remotely using Z-Wave manual control, or automatically with Z-Wave programming or triggered response.