Smart plugs and extension cords you can buy online
Without access to power, our devices would run out of juice, and what way to charge those devices than with a plug or extension cord. With that being said, why settle for plugs you have to manually turn off when you can remotely do it from anywhere in the house—neat, right? So if you are planning to have a smart ecosystem at home, check out our list of smart sockets and power strips you can buy online.
Xiaomi Smart Plug
The Xiaomi Smart Plug is a smart socket that features temperature sensors, a safety shutter, and a smart timer function. It is built with a three-layer safety mechanism with housing resistant to 750° Celsius heat, according to Xiaomi. Because of this, the Xiaomi Smart Plug is able to sense when the power supply’s temperature if it gets too high—prompting a notification to the user and then shutting itself off.
The Xiaomi Smart Plug can be monitored with the Mi App and is compatible with Google Assistant.
Mini Smart BSD01
The Mini Smart BSD01 is a smart socket able to connect to WiFi and control up to 10 appliances with a pre-set timer schedule. Its Smart Life app is compatible with iOS devices 8.0 above and Android 4.4 above—plus compatibility with Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa. It comes in White, has a maximum load power of 2200W, and has dimensions of 54 x 28.55mm.
TP-Link Tapo P105
The TP-Link Tapo P105 is built with UL94-V0 Flame-Retardant material and comes in at 60 x 38 x 33mm dimensions. The smart plug features a remote control, automatic schedule, voice control, and an away mode used to give the illusion that someone is at home.
Additionally, with its maximum load of 1800W and supports higher-power appliances so users can schedule things like a coffee maker or rice cooker to turn on at certain times.
PHP 720 – Shopee
Lasco Double Plug
Strike two birds with one stone with the Lasco Double Plug. This socket can connect to WiFi and up to 16 appliances at a max of 3520W load. The Lasco Double Plug is built with an energy monitor, individual socket control, and voice command. Note that the Lasco app is needed to utilize its smart features fully.
The smart plug is compatible with iOS devices 8.0 above, Android 4.4 above and works with Alexa, Google Home, Siri, and Google assistant.
JOYLAB WiFi Smart Power Strip 15A
The JOYLAB WiFi Smart Power Strip 15A sports four AC outlets and USB 3.1A ports and has an output rating of up to 3600W. Additionally, it has surge protection which means it can divert overloaded electricity into the outlets grounding wire.
The smart power strip has an available app to utilize the features of the device fully. Note that the company states that the power strip must be directly connected to an outlet and not a third-party extension cord.
The Orvibo can paint a little color to your outlet with their colorful smart plugs—available in Blue, Yellow, and Red from the usual staple white and black colors. The Orvibo S31 is suitable for indoor and outdoor use, works with 2.4Ghz WiFi connectivity, and can pair up to 20 devices.
To access its features like its electronic monitor, make sure to have its CNX Home app. Additionally, it is compatible with Alexa and Google Assistant.
PHP 1,099 – Shopee
ORIA Grounded Outdoor Smart Plug
This is a smart plug for the great outdoors, perfect for the Philippine weather. The ORIA Grounded Outdoor Smart Plug is made out of IP44 waterproof and ABS+PC fireproof and waterproof material. Its rated power is at 1875W and has a timing function that allows users to schedule when to shut the smart plug off.
The 38.1mm thick smart plug features two outlets and a controllable app compatible with Google Home and Alexa.
PHP 1,633 – Lazada
Cherry Home 3 USB Smart Extension Cord
The Cherry Home 3 USB Smart Extension is equipped with a 2.1m power cable and a full flame-retardant shell. It also sports three AC outlets and 3 USB charging ports. Its rated voltage stands at 100V – 240V, while its USB current stands at 5V. The Smart Extension is compatible with Cherry’s Home app and connects to your WiFi network via a 2.4GHz band.
The Homekin PS-200 is equipped with four US standard AC outlets, four USB 3.1 fast charging ports, and a power rating of 3,600W. No hub is required for this power strip and works with Google Home, Amazon Alexa, and Siri via the Tuya and Smartlife app.
Along with its 1.5 meters cord, the Homekin PS-200 is equipped with overload protection, flame retardant, and ABS material.
There you have it; a list of smart sockets and power strips you can buy online! Don’t forget to check prices and reviews to gauge what socket/power strip fits your needs.
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