iHome | control iSP8 SmartPlug with Remote Control
iHome's iPS6 SmartPlug lets you control any connected device from home or remotely from any location using the app on your iPhone or iPad. Turn on a light or turn off small appliances with a touch of your fingertip. You can even use Siri voice commands. Integral Apple HomeKit technology provides easy, consistent control of any compliant devices connected to iHome SmartPlugs.
So you can give guests or others control of the SmartPlug, the iSP8 includes a one-button handheld remote. It conveniently turns devices on or off from up to 35 feet (10.6 meters) away without using an iPhone or iPad.
WiFi-enabled wall plug lets you control lights and small appliances using 1800 watts or less, including window air conditioners, fans, portable heaters, and more
Control your SmartPlug and connected devices from anywhere with the iHome Control app
Includes one-button handheld remote control—no iOS device needed—for your guests' convenience
Use Siri on your iPhone or iPad to control the SmartPlug with just your voice
Works with Apple HomeKit to control lighting and appliances (requires iOS 9.0 or later)
Compatible with a variety of home automation systems
SmartPlug requires Wi-Fi connection with Internet access
What’s in the Box
control iSP8 SmartPlug
Quick start guide
Other Features: HomeKit Compatible, Wireless
Internet Access: Internet Access Required
Height: 2.21 in./5.6 cm
Length: 2.96 in./7.52 cm
Width: 1.32 in./3.4 cm
Weight: 4 oz./113.4 g
Mfr. Part Number: iPS8W
UPC or EAN No.: 047532908930
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Warranty: One-year limited
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Answers from the community
Is there an amperage limitation / can it power high draw devices, like a heater?
- Asked by Riley P from Reidsville
- on Dec 16, 2019
WiFi-enabled wall plug lets you control lights and small appliances using 1800 watts or less, includ WiFi-enabled wall plug lets you control lights and small appliances using 1800 watts or less, including window air conditioners, fans, portable heaters, and more.
- Answered by Stephanie B
- on Dec 18, 2019
Can the remote be synced to multiple outlets, or is it one switch per outlet setup?
- Asked by Brandon H from Omaha
- on Feb 22, 2018
When plugged into a 2-outlet wall socket, does the SmartPlug's (vertical) size allow use of the 2d socket by standard 3-pronged plug?
- Asked by Lane W from Beaverton
- on May 2, 2017
Yes, it does. This is the best form-factor smart plug I have found for that very reason.
- Answered by Christipher B from Downers Grove
- on Dec 9, 2017
Compatibility: Requires iOS 9.0 and watchOS 2.0 or later.
***iHome Control now supports the 5 in 1 SmartMonitor. The SmartMonitor senses Temperature, Humidity Motion, Light and Sound. Receive real-time notifications about your home environment and set convenient automations with other HomeKit-compatible accessories.***
The iHome Control app is the perfect tool to control your iHome SmartPlugs and monitor your home with the iHome SmartMonitor fro m virtually anywhere in the world.*
Use the iHome Control SmartPlugs and app to control lamps, fans and more with your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch. The app can also be used to setup notifications whenever the iHome SmartMonitor detects changes in motion, temperature, humidity, light or sound.
Designed to support iHome’s line of HomeKit-enabled SmartPlugs, the iHome Control app can:
• Easily add and configure iHome SmartPlugs and SmartMonitors on your network
• Create Home Automation rules to trigger iHome SmartPlugs based on specific triggers detected by the iHome SmartMonitor.
• Setup and Receive custom push notifications alerting you to environmental changes detected by the iHome SmartMonitor
• Control SmartPlugs on and off even when away from home
• Create Schedule-based rules to turn iHome SmartPlugs on or off automatically
• Group SmartPlugs into Rooms and Zones to control multiple plugs with a single command
• Control your HomeKit-enabled accessories with your voice using Siri directly from your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. (e.g. simply tell Siri to “Turn my Kitchen Off” to turn off your Kitchen’s iHome SmartPlugs)**
iHome Control SmartPlug now works with Amazon Echo and Dot (Alexa), SmartThings, Wink and Nest Thermostats. For more information, please see "Third-Party Integrations" in the Settings section of the app.
* Requires internet access or cellular signal
** Controlling HomeKit-enabled accessories with Siri away from home requires an Apple TV (3rd generation or later) with Apple TV software 7.0 or later …