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.

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...
7.5Rating

EZVIZ Mini O Wi-Fi Home Security Camera Review

The past few years have seen an influx in DIY security cameras entering the market. No longer were you burdened with hiring a security company to set up an intricate system that required a long term contract. N...
8.7Rating

Amazon Echo Spot Review

When Amazon released the Echo Show last Summer, it felt a bit underwhelming. An Amazon Echo with a screen seems like a great idea, but it's clunky design and lack of video-specific skills didn't live up to it's...
8.6Rating

Belkin WeMo Dimmer Switch Review

Belkin's impressive line of smart home products dubbed "WeMo" has built a strong following over the years. They're easy-to-use and can connect directly to your existing WiFi setup. And from that line comes perh...
8.4Rating

Etekcity Smart Plug Review

In an industry where flashy brand names dominate, it's nice to come across those hidden gems. So when we noticed a rather unknown company named Etekcity sitting atop the electrical outlet switch category on Ama...