This budget-priced kit has a long way to go to compete in an increasingly crowded market.
Built for industry, but perfect for home.
This revamped SimpliSafe system brings DIY security to the masses, although it limits you to using SimpliSafe’s gear.
Save your pennies if you want to adopt Nest’s sleek—yet limited—security offering.
It’s short on handholding, but SkylinkNet’s SK-250 kit is a good-enough security offering (though not recommended for beginners).
With massive device support and a simple interface, it’s hard to beat SmartThings to anchor your smart home.
This pricey smart plug offers ground effects and solid energy-monitoring features.
Built for families and parties, Roxi can be slow on the draw, but it makes up for it in versatility.
Nest’s partnership with Yale is a rocky combination.
Jasco Products markets in-wall and plug-in ZigBee and Z-Wave lighting controls under the GE brand. Are they worthy of your smart home?
Improvements in battery life and wireless range, coupled with Nest integration, teach Notion some new tricks.
You can watch YouTube on a light switch, not that you’ll want to.
With onboard controls and cleaner connectors, this sprinkler system is better than ever.
The included Wi-Fi bridge can also control Lutron’s Serena motorized window shades.
A slick mobile app powers both a solid security offering and an impressive locator system.