Compiled here is a list of all of the smart home gear we have tested and used. The star ratings are based solely on our personal experience regarding ease of setup and reliability.
Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
Make your life easier at home. Use your voice to set timers, add items to lists, and create calendar events and reminders. You can also check the news, weather, or traffic. Ask for sports scores, movie showtimes, restaurant hours, or information.
Hands-free help from the Google Assistant. Get answers, play songs, tackle your day, enjoy your entertainment and control your smart home with just your voice.
Google Home Mini
Hands-free help around the house. Google Home Mini is a smart speaker with the Google Assistant built in. So whenever you need help, it’s by your side¹
IKEA Trådfri Motion Sensor Kit
When you add TRÅDFRI gateway and app, you can create several groups of lights and control them in different ways.
IKEA Trådfri Dimming Kit
Easy to get started with a ready-to-use TRÅDFRI smart kit containing one remote control and one E26 LED light bulb (large cap) with white spectrum.
IKEA Trådfri Gateway
With TRÅDFRI gateway and app you can control each light source individually, create different types of lighting settings – and control them by remote control or the app.
SONOFF Basic R2 10A Smart WiFi Wireless Switch
Works with Amazon Alexa & Google Home Assistant.
1080P HD 360° Wireless WiFi Home Surveillance Camera
SET OF 2 FULL 1080P HD VIDEO CAMERA:DophiGo full HD home camera with 1920*1080P resolution at 25fps,the living stream can be accessed via iOS/Android mobile Phone.
Watch movies, shows, live TV, YouTube, and photos streaming on your TV from all your family’s devices.
Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote, streaming media player
Just plug Fire TV Stick into your HDTV and start streaming in minutes. With the Alexa Voice Remote, press and ask to easily find your favorite movies and TV episodes, plus live news and sports. Plus, power and volume buttons give you more control.
Amazon Fire TV Edition
Fire TV Edition brings together live over-the-air TV and all your streaming channels on the home screen. Connect any HD antenna and use Alexa to instantly search for and watch live over-the-air TV, or choose from a vast catalog of streaming movies and TV shows from Netflix, Prime Video, Hulu, HBO, and more. You can subscribe to PlayStation Vue, Sling TV, DIRECTV NOW, and others to stream even more of your favorite live TV shows.