HomeKit Stories October 7

expiredExpand HomeKit’s reach with an iDevices Smart Thermostat: $65.50 at Amazon

Amazon is offering the iDevices Smart Thermostat for $65.44 shipped. That’s about $35 off what iDevices direct charges, a 15% savings compared to recent Amazon pricing, and is within a buck or two of the lowest offer we have tracked. I’ve been using this thermostat for about five years now. Not only was installation simple, I’ve also been delighted by just how versatile it is. Not only does it work with HomeKit, it’s also compatible with Assistant and Alexa, making it a solid option for those that don’t want to be locked into a specific ecosystem. Rated 4+ stars from over 55% of reviewers.

HomeKit Stories September 18

expiredExpand HomeKit’s reach with an Emerson Sensi Thermostat: $84 (Save $20+)

BuyDig via Rakuten is offering the Emerson Sensi HomeKit Thermostat (ST55) for $84.15 shipped when coupon code HOME15 has been applied during checkout. Note: You will need to be logged in to a free Rakuten account to use this code. That’s $22 off the going rate found at retailers like Amazon and one of the best prices we have tracked. Having owned a HomeKit-compatible thermostat for several years now, I can attest that climate control from the Home app is both dead simple to use and reliable. It’s becomes even better as your smart home grows and you can create automations that work in correlation with other devices. For those that don’t prefer HomeKit, they’ll be pleased to hear that this thermostat also works with Google Home and Alexa. Rated 4.4/5 stars.

HomeKit Stories September 2

expiredSchlage’s HomeKit-ready Sense Deadbolt gets cut to $155.50 for Labor Day

Amazon is offering the Schlage Sense Smart HomeKit Deadbolt in Satin Nickel for $155.43 shipped. That’s $25 off the typical rate there and is one of the best Amazon offers we’ve tracked. I’ve owned two of these deadbolts for a couple of years now and appreciate both its elegant look and smart home compatibility. It’s made with HomeKit in mind and remote locking/unlocking works once paired with an Apple TV. Passcodes can be easily managed from the Schlage Home app and Alexa control can be added when a Wi-Fi adapter has been purchased. Rated 4.1/5 stars.

HomeKit Stories August 20

expiredArm the front door w/ HomeKit using Yale’s Assure Smart Lock: $151 (Save $70+)

BuyDig via Rakuten is offering the Yale Assure Lock SL Smart Lock in Polished Brass for $151.20 shipped when coupon code BAGS20 has been applied during checkout. Note: You will need to be logged in to a free Rakuten account to use this code. That’s $70+ off the going rate found at retailers like Amazon, is one of the lowest prices we have tracked, and a match for our last mention. With HomeKit functionality onboard, this smart lock is ready to seamlessly work with the iOS and macOS Home app. Having owned a smart lock for nearly two years, it’s a piece of tech that I have no intention of giving up, even when moving to a new home. I love having easy-to-configure passcodes, auto-lock scheduling, and more. Rated 4/5 stars.

HomeKit Stories August 14

expiredEmerson’s Sensi Thermostat supports HomeKit and others for $79 (Reg. $99)

BuyDig via Rakuten is offering the Emerson Sensi HomeKit Thermostat (ST55) for $79.20 shipped when coupon code HOME20 has been applied during checkout. Note: You will need to be logged in to a free Rakuten account to use this code. That’s 20% off the typical rate at Home Depot or Lowe’s and is a $15 savings compared to what Amazon is currently charging. Today’s deal is one of the lowest prices we have tracked. With an estimated installation time of 30 minutes or less, this thermostat aims to offer a near-frictionless way to upgrade your smart home. Not only is it compatible with HomeKit, it also works with Google Assistant and Alexa, providing a wide range of smart home platforms to decide between. Rated 4.5/5 stars.

HomeKit Stories August 12

expiredUse Siri or HomeKit to turn on the sprinkler with Eve Aqua: $80 (Reg. $100)

Amazon is offering the Eve Aqua for $79.95 shipped. That’s $20 off the typical rate there and is a price that’s only been beaten once before. Not only does this water controller let you activate it with Siri, HomeKit, or the Eve app, you’ll also be able to schedule it to toggle on or off at specified times. The ability to see water usage estimates helps you keep the water bill or well consumption low. An onboard button ensures easy control for when you don’t have a smartphone nearby. Rated 4+ stars from 50% of reviewers. Swing by our launch coverage to learn more.

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