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Price $35 List
$9.99 at Amazon
$60 List$35 List
$10.50 at Amazon
$50 List$35 List
$27.63 at Amazon
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Pros Inexpensive, compact design, runtime trackingQuick setup, intuitive app, reliable and responsive, energy monitoring, 2 independent portsQuick setup, broad smart home compatibility, inexpensiveWeatherproof, 2 outlets in 1, broad smart home support, energy usage monitoringSmall size doesn't block other outlets, fairly straightforward interface
Cons Setup relatively involved, slower reboot after WiFi outageNo Apple HomeKit or IFTTT support, can be a bit priceyHard to change networks, slower recovery when WiFi cuts outSomewhat confusing to connect to virtual assistantsLacks any advanced features
Bottom Line TP Link's basic outlet makes their network easily (and cheaply) expandableOffers pretty much everything you could want from a connected outletThe perfect low-cost solution for connecting basic appliances to the internetA simple and easy way to control outdoor lights and other small electronicsSlim and trim, can often nestle where others won't fit
Rating Categories TP-Link Kasa WiFi... Currant WiFi Outlet WeMo Mini iDevices Outdoor... Leviton Smart...
Ease Of Setup (40%)
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6
Reliability (30%)
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Interface (15%)
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Voice Assistants (15%)
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Specs TP-Link Kasa WiFi... Currant WiFi Outlet WeMo Mini iDevices Outdoor... Leviton Smart...
Number of Outlets 1 2 1 2 1
Maximum Power 1.2kW 1.8kW 1.8 kW 1.2 kW 1.5kW
Smart Home Compatability Alexa, Google Home IFTTT, Nest, Home and Away Alexa, Google Home Alexa, Apple HomeKit, Google Home, IFTTT, Nest Alexa, Apple HomeKit, Google Home, IFTTT Alexa, Google Home IFTTT, Nest, August
Warranty 2 Year Limited 1 Year Limited 3 Year Limited 1 Year Limited 5 Year Limited
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