Sonoff - The $5 WiFi Smart Switch That's Compatible With Alexa And Google Home
In this video I show you how to setup the Sonoff WiFi Smart Switch. This is a $5 smart outlet that allows you to automate pretty much any appliance. I use it with my google home mini to turn on and off all the devices in my electronics lab.
This is NOT a sponsored video. I purchased everything you see with my own money. See FAQ #5 for links to where you can purchase your own Sonoff switch.
Thanks to the suggestion of many comments, I learned that the Sonoff Pow model will report power consumption! I've ordered some of these and I'm excited to start using them! Thanks for those who have pointed out this information!
1) Is this compatible with iOS (iPhone) devices?
Yes, the iOS eWeLink app can be found at https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ewelink-smart-home-control/id1035163158?mt=8
2) Is this compatible with Amazon echo (Alexa)?
Yes, a tutorial can be found at https://www.itead.cc/blog/ewelink-works-with-alexa-tutorial
3) I have an extension cord/ap