It's kind of hard to get inside your home when you have a grocery bag in one arm and your baby (or your pet) in the other. Digging in your bag for your keys is just the start of the struggle. There's opening the door and fumbling for the light switch. Good thing you can now go hands-free on everything with the ecobee Switch+.
It controls your lights, helps you with a task, play music and more. Yes, it can control most of the smart devices inside your home. You can get it up and running in about 45 minutes once you've received it. There are step-by-step videos and installation instructions on the ecobee app, which you can download on your smartphone.
Ask Alexa to voice out the news, relay a podcast, setup your outdoor lighting or switch on the night light after dark. This definitely makes your life easier.
Overall, the switch is rated at 3.7 stars. Users say it's a convenient way to add Alexa in every room in the house. It's a cheaper alternative for Nest and it's easy to install.