Logitech 'Pop Home Switch' Controls Your Smart Home

Logitech 'Pop Home Switch' Controls Your Smart Home

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Logitech has released 'Pop Home Switch', a button that lets everyone in the home can control smart home devices to set the scene with lighting presets, Sonos playlists and more.

Pop Home Switch is compatible with a wide range of lighting and smart home products including lighting, door locks, and blinds from companies like LIFX, Phillips Hue, Lutron, and INSTEON, and you can mix and match product controls on an individual switch.

Logitech 'Pop Home Switch' Controls Your Smart Home

Each switch can trigger three actions using different presses – a single press, a double press, and a long press. For example, you can set individual switches to turn smart products on/off, adjust brightness and scene presets, or quickly access your favorite Sonos music playlists and stations.

The Pop app lets you can assign individual devices to a switch or combine multiple devices into a single trigger using Recipes -- simple combinations of product controls. Pairing your Pop Home Switch with a Logitech Harmony hub-based remote expands the types of devices that Pop can control exponentially with the addition of every entertainment product Harmony can control. The Pop Home Switch can be used to trigger one-touch Harmony Activities, such as “Watch TV” or “Listen to Music”, combining both home entertainment and smart home devices like lights, locks, blinds, and more.

Logitech 'Pop Home Switch' Controls Your Smart Home

“Sometimes you just want to set the mood for movie night without opening multiple apps to turn down the lights, turn on the TV and the sound bar and draw the blinds.” said Renee Niemi, head of the Smart Home business at Logitech. “With Pop, you can do all that with a press of the switch. It makes the smart home simple and accessible for everyone — not just the person with the smartphone.”

Availability
The Logitech Pop Home Switch Starter Pack and the Logitech Pop Add-on Home Switch are expected to be available in the U.S. in August. The suggested retail price of the Pop Home Switch Starter Pack is $99.99 and the Pop Add-On Home Switch suggested retail price is $39.99. The Pop app will be free for both Android and iPhone users, and is expected to be available in the coming weeks.

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Logitech 'Pop Home Switch' Controls Your Smart Home

Logitech 'Pop Home Switch' Controls Your Smart Home
Joseph Mack - October 31, 2016 at 3:08pm
Its a small step in the right direction. Even though it is a little bit gimmicky. My favorite smart device is the doorbell camera which offer some real solutions with respect to home security and convenience.
MUKAI - August 11, 2016 at 7:04pm
More and more garbage, but this one wasn't actually apple product.
WTF - August 11, 2016 at 3:10pm
This is great for us lazy Americans who can't get off our asses and do things manually any more, and have technology do it for us!
Shit - August 11, 2016 at 10:32pm
I agree , this is something great
Liondog - August 11, 2016 at 2:40pm
Can this work with electrical outlets?
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