Product Reviews

Comprehensive reviews of the latest smart home gadgets on the market today. Our honest reviews rely on our knowledge of the industry along with in-home testing to help you decide which device is right for your home. We go beyond just the industry leaders and provide reviews for smaller brands that other outlets don’t.

7.3Rating

AmazonBasics Microwave Review

There's been a surge in smart kitchen appliances over the last few years. Smart ovens, coffee makers, and refrigerators have flooded the market attempting to make home life easier. But I never thought about wha...
6.1Rating

iHome iSP6X WiFi Smart Plug Review

The iHome name should ring familiar to Apple aficionados. Their lineup of speakers and alarm clocks designed for the iPhone put the company on the map. But in recent years, they've branched out into the lucrati...
8.3Rating

TP-Link Kasa Smart Wi-Fi Plug Mini Review

One of the problems when shifting to a smarter home is the litany of older items we have that aren't online. An old lamp, table fan, even your space heater. That's where an inexpensive smart plug can come in ha...
8.5Rating

Belkin WeMo Mini Smart Plug Review

Belkin has been a name in consumer electronics for decades and over the past few years has thrown their hat in the budget home automation space. Their WeMo Switch was one of the early entrants into the smart pl...
8.7Rating

Nest Protect Review

The smoke detector is an overlooked part of our home. We typically grab the first thing we find at the hardware store, mount it to the wall, and forget about it till it starts chirping. Much of that is due to t...
6.8Rating

Amazon Echo Look Review

Have you ever had a big night out and couldn't decide what to wear? You throw on different outfits and stand in front of the mirror pondering. Does this dress accentuate my figure? Does the shirt match the jack...
8.1Rating

Amazon Cloud Cam Review

With the ever popular Echo series of virtual smart assistants, Amazon has positioned themselves squarely at the top of the smart home industry. But they haven't been content with just controlling the devices in...
7.5Rating

Roav Viva by Anker Review

With the millions of Echo devices sold, Amazon's Alexa has become a valuable companion inside our home. We ask Alexa to play music, set reminders, and manage our smart home gadgets. But once we step outside our...
7.6Rating

Belkin Wemo Bridge Review

Apple HomeKit users have been clamoring for almost a year now for compatibility with WeMo products. And with the release of the WeMo Bridge, that's finally a reality. The $40 bridge from Belkin now acts as a go...
8.2Rating

Awair Glow Air Quality Monitor Review

Our home's air quality is something we should all be concerned with. Whether you have allergies, a newborn, or just want to make sure you're at peak performance, it all starts with what we're breathing in to ou...