Sonoff Power On State by grantrobertson247 Sep 09, 2017 0

With most smart lighting devices, the switch needs to be powered on continually in order to have the ‘smart’ ability available – and the Sonoff is no different. One thing that is different, however, is that the power on state has 3 distinct options which are selectable . Typically the power on state cannot be changed on many systems. Each option is described in detail : 1) ON : As per video, this is the option I prefer. This means when power is restored for whatever reason, the bulb defaults to on. Effectively, this means the switch can be used as a traditional switch with the lever. A negative, though, would be a power cut in the middle of night and having your house default to on … 2) OFF : This is the default setting and means that the lever can’t be used traditionally. If power is cut and…

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Sonoff : Amazon Alexa Integration by grantrobertson247 Sep 05, 2017 0

Amazon Alexa offers support for many smart home products – including Sonoff. In this demonstration we’re going to show the potential lag due to the distance of the cloud through to the switch. In many instances the convenience and functionality outweighs the lag.

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