Rachio 3 Smart Sprinkler becomes very first to include Apple HomeKit support
As an early on adopter of technology items, i have had a SmartThings hub for decades and not made the relocate to Apple Home. Today, Rachio revealed integration with Apple HomeKit so it seems like i’ll be setting up the Apple Home app back on my iPhone very soon.
The Rachio 3 Smart Sprinkler, see our complete review, is an excellent way to intelligently manage watering your organization or office residential property whether you are neighborhood into the location or traveling. Ahead of today, the Rachio 3 supported control via Amazon Alexa, Bing Assistant, Samsung Smart Things, Nest, IFTTT, Wink, Control4, Nexia, and others. With Apple HomeKit, Siri can also be now element of that lengthy directory of controllers.
As supplied by Rachio, Rachio 3 Smart Sprinkler Controller and HomeKit functions include:
- Effortless setup: In only a matter of mins, Rachio 3 is installed and operating into the Apple Residence app.
- Simple Control via App or Voice: Rachio 3 is managed making use of the Apple Residence software on iPhone or iPad, or using Siri on any iOS device, Apple television, Apple Watch or HomePod.
- Remote Access: HomePod and Apple television enable remote access to Rachio 3 at any time, anywhere.
I acquired a Apple Watch Series 4 last week and intend to try out the Apple Check out integration with Rachio. We have however to use any Apple Home connected unit in addition to Rachio 3 will soon be my first.
My brand new iphone Xs maximum, see Jason’s first impressions, shows up on Wednesday and I also intend to link the Rachio 3 with Apple Home to try it a few more times before we turn off the sprinkler system the autumn and wintertime seasons.
Published at Tue, 25 Sep 2018 14:00:23 +0000