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Leviton puts Alexa in a dimmer switch

Leviton puts Alexa in a dimmer change

Leviton is growing its range of sensible property switches and retailers with a new Wi-Fi dimmer change with Amazon Alexa crafted in.

The Decora Voice Dimmer will permit home owners to handle their lights with their voice, and it works with all the other points that Amazon Alexa supports. For example, consumers will be capable to say “Alexa, dim the lights to 60 %,” or “Alexa, turn off the kitchen light-weight.”

Updated to offer inbound links to our hands-on opinions of the Leviton Decora Voice Dimmer, the Leviton Decora Wise Wi-Fi 4-Button Controller, and the Leviton Decora Sensible Supporter Velocity Controller.

Leviton currently sells Wi-Fi mild switches in the Decora variety and the new dimmer can be integrated into routines and schedules by the My Leviton manage app. Simply because the switches are all networked, it’s also possible to issue a solitary command—“Alexa, transform off the lights”—to handle all the lights in every place related by a Wi-Fi Decora change.

The switch can also be manufactured to do the job with suitable methods such as Google Assistant, Nest, Samsung SmartThings, and IFTTT.

The Decora Voice Dimmer will swap any normal gentle switch that has a neutral connection and putting in it isn’t a difficult factor for house house owners to do. The swap also supports 3-way set up in which there is more than one particular switch managing a gentle.

It will be introduced in mid-2019 and the business didn’t announce a value.


The Leviton Decora Voice Dimmer

At CES, Leviton is also asserting a 4-button Wi-Fi controller switch for clever lighting methods. Via the My Leviton application, consumers will be in a position to software various lights configurations and switch concerning them working with the buttons.