Wyze Wi-Fi Smart Plug Review | Pros and Cons

This is a super-affordable Smart Wyze Wi-Fi Smart Plug. It is easy to use at anywhere in your home. It lets you to control whatever you plug into it with your Smartphone and voice.

Key Features

  • Command your home with your voice: It works with Alexa and Google Assistant. So it is easier said and done.
  • Certified for Humans: Struggle-free, stress-free, tinker-free. No need for any more patience—it is truly simple.
  • Control your home from anywhere: Turn this Smart device on or off remotely with the Wyze app on your Smartphone.
  • Set automatic schedules: Custom scheduling in the Wyze app lets you turn the Wyze plug on or off at specific times of the day.
  • Manage an entire room with grouping: You can connect many Wyze plugs to one room so you can turn everything on or off at once.

Wyze Plug Pros and Cons

  • Very affordable.
  • Easy to install.
  • Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant voice control.
  • Lots of third-party support.
  • Works with Google Assistant and Alexa.
  • 15A support for power-hungry appliances.
  • Two Plugs can be used in the same outlet.
  • Low cost at $15 for a two-pack.
  • Doesn’t support HomeKit.
  • Lacks power usage reporting.
  • Not very durable, likely to crack if hit with furniture.

Should You Buy Or Not

Buy it if…

  • You have an outdoor plug that is in need of smartening up.
  • You at present use Wyze, Assistant, or Alexa to automate your smart home.

Don’t buy it if…

  • You do not care about Smart home gadgets.
  • You have built your smart home around HomeKit.

Wyze Wi-Fi Smart Plug Specs

Size1.5 by 2.7 by 1.2 inches
Item Weight‎3.17 ounces
Country of Origin‎China
Amazon AlexaYes
Google AssistantYes
Apple HomeKitNo
Apple SiriNo
Energy ReportingNo
Light sensorBuilt-in light sensor lets you automate based on time of day.
App and setupSmooth setup with the Wyze app, which is pretty good in the grand scheme of smart home apps.
Included Components‎1 Wyze Smart Plug (CFH)
Batteries Required?‎No
Batteries Included?‎No
Warranty Description1 year manufacturer

When we first reviewed the twenty-dollar Wyze Cam security camera in 2017, we were amazed by its capabilities and performance that we awarded the camera an Editors’ Choice award. Since then, Wyze has continued to create affordable yet great smart home devices, including locks for doors, robot vacuum smart light bulbs, and much more.

Therefore, it’s not a surprise to find that Wyze Plug ($14.99 for two) is among our most-loved smart plugs. It’s extremely affordable, simple to set up, has Alexa or Google voice controls, and is compatible with various smart gadgets through IFTTT applets. This makes it our latest Editors’ Choice award winner for smart plugs.

The Bottom Line

The Wyze Plug is super-affordable and easy to use. It lets you control whatever you plug into it with your Smartphone and voice.

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