Smart Switch
Smart Switch
Smart Switch
Smart Switch
Smart Switch
Smart Switch
Smart Switch
Smart Switch
Smart Switch
Smart Switch
Smart Switch
Smart Switch
Smart Switch
Smart Switch

Smart Switch

Regular price $119.00

Where the simplicity of a standard wall switch meets the brilliance of advanced smart tech. With the LIFX Smart Switch, you can control your smart lights at the source, regardless of whether they're switched on or off. That means voice control, cloud, and app functionality all day, everyday. Or even upgrade your average dumb bulbs to function as smart lights. 

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LIFX Switch - Highlights
  • Soft-switching - always in standby mode, even when switched off
  • Voice controlled - integrates with Google Assistant, Alexa, Cortana and more.
  • Will work with the new LIFX App.
  • Beautiful design: backlit, haptic touch and choice of finishes.
  • Set schedules for standard "dumb" LED lights.
  • Works with IFTTT and all LIFX integrations
  • Programmable buttons - set to themes, set actions (e.g. dim), and control single or groups of lights. Plus, change that programming whenever you want.
LIFX Switch - Product Specifications
  • Software Dimming (1% - 100%) - for smart bulbs only
  • AC 120V 60Hz
  • Rated Power: 625W/gang
  • Max: 1800W (Resistive)
  • Operating System: iOS 9+, Android 4.1+, Windows 10
  • Wi-Fi Router Requirement: 802.11b,g,n
  • Standards compliant 2 year warranty
  • Neutral wire installation required
  • Dimensions - 4.72" x 2.83" x 1.45"

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Combining a modern finish with haptic feedback, the LIFX Switch is meant for daily use and is easily programmable in the LIFX app. Use the buttons on the Switch to trigger a lighting scene, dim smart lights, and of course turn off and on whilst always remaining in standby.

Make dumb lights smart

Keep smart lights connected

More than just on / off

Just ask Alexa or Google

Installation

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FAQs


Q. Can I install these switches myself?

A. It depends on your local regulations. In some countries, LIFX Switch requires installation by a licensed electrician.


Q. Can I replace any existing switch with them?

A. Not all switch wiring types are compatible, they require existing neutral wiring. Check with an electrician as to what type you have. If you're planning on a new build or renovation, request this type of wiring.


Q. Are these switches for outdoor use?

A. No, LIFX Switch is intended for indoor use only.


Q. Are other LIFX devices - like a bridge - required to use the switch?

A. No


Q. Can the switch control a group of LIFX lights?

A. Yes


Q. Can the switch control a group of traditional lights (not smart)?

A. Yes, the switch can control both LIFX Smart lights and traditional non-smart lights


Q. Can I control the switch via HomeKit, Alexa or Google Assistant?

A. At launch Alexa and Google Assistant will be supported. Homekit will be introduced by the end of 2021.


Q. Will the switch work if my internet connection is disabled?

A. Your non-smart lights will still work, but controlling your smart lights via Switch will require internet connectivity.


Q. Can I dim my lights via the switch?

A. You can trigger a dimming of LIFX to a set level (scene) via the app. Smart & non smart lights won’t be dimmable via the Switch.


Q: Can I use the switch to control other smart devices (including smart lights)?

A: At the moment no, but stay tuned!


Q. Can my LIFX switch work with 5Ghz Wi-Fi routers?

A. No, the LIFX switch will only work on the 2.4Ghz Wi-FI band. Most home routers that support 5Ghz should also support 2.4Ghz.

For more information on wifi requirements, please see here.


Q. I’m running old halogen lights. How many can I run from one switch channel?

A. Each switch channel will support a total of 250W of lighting So 5x 50W bulbs could be connected to one channel. Simply sum up all the lights on the circuit and make sure it totals under 250W. If you’re not absolutely sure, consult an electrician.


Q. I have a 3 gang switch now. Can I replace it with this?

A. Yes, you can, plus you can use the spare button to control other LIFX lights.


Q. Does LIFX switch support 2-way control? 

A. Conventional 2-way control using 2 wall switches isn’t supported. But you can control the lights both with the LIFX Switch and with the LIFX app, as well as other 3rd party integrations you have. 


Q. Can I set a button to control another light in another room?

A.Yes - the buttons can be programmed to control another LIFX light somewhere else in the home. Or even in another location like your office, or holiday home.


Q. Can I set a delay from the Switch to turn the lights off?

A. Yes, only if it is a LIFX light.