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Smart Home Devices That Are Easy To Use

Smart Home Devices are designed to make your life easier and more productive, but more often than not, they're complicated to set up and often require a phone call to the "I.T. expert" in your family if you're lucky enough to have one.

However, the latest round of devices to hit the market are making it easier than ever to turn your home into a wonderland of smart technology. Check out the latest round of easy-to-set-up smart home devices below, and purchase your favorites with MyUS Shopping’s easy one-cart checkout.    

Amazon Echo 2nd Generation $65

Amazon Echo Smart Home Device in Black

If you're new to smart home technology, the Amazon Echo is a great place to start. It's super easy to install and set up and uses speech recognition to perform an ever-growing range of tasks on command with Amazon Echo's personal assistant, Alexa. Play music, get the weather forecast, have the news read to you, and much, much more. And if you have compatible smart-home devices, you can use Echo to control them, dimming lights or turning appliances on or off. 

WiFi SmartPlug 2-Pack $20

Two white WiFi SmartPlugs from T TECKIN plugged into an outlet

Control any of the electronics in your home, including lights, fans, heaters and home audio systems right from your smartphone with the T TECKIN WiFi SmartPlug. You can also create customized schedules for your appliances so that they run on your schedule! It's super easy to install, requires no hub, and works with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, or your smartphone. 

SimpliSafe Bravo Wireless Home Security System $215

Individual components of SimpliSafe's Bravo Wireless Home Security System

Want to set up a security system in your home, but worried it may be too complicated to install? Check out SimpliSafe's Bravo Wireless Home Security System. It’s an intelligent, effective home security system that can keep your home safe from intruders and environmental threats, and allows you to monitor everything remotely either with or without a monthly plan. Just as important, it's a breeze to set up!

Nest Learning Thermostat $220

Nest Learning Thermostat on cooling setting with blue screen

Boost energy efficiency in your home with the Nest Learning Thermostat. You can remotely control the temperature from phone, tablet, or PC and it learns from you and your habits, programming itself to help you save energy. Equally important, the estimated time for installation is 30 minutes or less and they have 24/7 support in case you need a hand. 

iRobot Roomba i7+  $950

iRobot Roomba i7+ robotic vacuum pictured with smartphone displaying Roomba app

iRobot's Roomba i7+ is arguably the most advanced robotic vacuum available right now. Not only is it equipped with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant voice control, multistory mapping, and adaptive camera-based navigation, but it's also the only vacuum that can empty its own dustbin. It's one of the most expensive models out there, but if you're looking for clean floors without having to lift a finger, this is the one you want.

Ring Wi-Fi Enabled Video Doorbell $100

Ring WiFi enabled Doorbell and smartphone showing the camera in use

See, hear and speak to anyone at your door from your phone, tablet and PC with the bestselling Ring Wi-Fi Enabled Video Doorbell. It also allows you to watch over your home in wide-angle 720HD video, get alerts on your phone, tablet and PC when anyone presses your doorbell, and adjust the sensitivity of your motion sensors to find the ideal setting for your home. And with an average install time of 5 minutes, you'll have it up and running in no time. 

Smart Light Bulbs $34 

Three BERENNIS Smart Light Bulbs pictured with their smartphone app

Berennis LED Smart WiFi Bulbs are an easy and affordable way to add smart lighting and color to your home. Each bulb features 16 million colors and thousands of whites for endless options, and you can connect multiple bulbs to enjoy smart light in every room without the need of a hub. Control the amount and type of light you want from the smart app or using voice commands with Amazon Alexa or Google Home. And they're SO easy to set up; just install the bulbs, download the app, connect your bulbs and you're ready to control them from anywhere!

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