Chowmain has integrated the range of TP-Link Wifi based Smart Home products into Control4 with two way control and feedback. This provides easy to retrofit solutions for indoor / outdoor smart plug control, power strip control, inwall outlet/switch/dimmer control and also LED bulb/strip control. The hardware is extremely affordable with outlets starting at $24.99, bulbs at $19.99, light switches at $39.99 and power strips at $79.99 MSRP. It definately adds value to any Control4 installation.
The following TP-Link Devices are supported. Other models may work but are untested.
HS100 (non UK variants)
HS110 (non UK variants)
In-wall Outlets, Smart Plugs and Power Strips
Control4 supplies the wireless outlet switch that makes any household plug-in device, like lamps, appliances and electronics part of the Control4 system by turning a standard outlet into a smart outlet.
Unfortunately this device is not available to the majority of the world as it only supports 120VAC voltage for US plug type devices.
Introducing the tp-link series of Wi-Fi smart plugs. It has plug types and regulatory compliance for the majority of the world and is extremely affordable. This WiFi based power outlet supports up to 15amps and can be easily integrated into the Control4 home automation system using the Chowmain TP-Link smart home suite of drivers.
Certain models have multiple outlets (KP200/KP400/HS107 has 2 controllable outlets, KP303 has 3 controllable outlets and HS300 has 6 controllable outlets). Special models offer in-wall outlet for a great finish or outdoor IP64 rated outlets which are air-tight and ofer protection from rain, spraying and splashes.
The HS110 socket and HS300 power strip can be utilised for energy monitoring and management using our driver and Control4. It can also be useful for device health monitoring and also for automatic selection of manually controlled AV devices like Playstation 4’s, Xbox One’s and the Nintendo Switch.