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Wink Relay Smart Light Switch / Touchscreen Controller (2-Pack) - $99 + Free Shipping

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Wink.com has a 2 pack of the Wink Relay for $99. The typical sale price has them for around $65, with the lowest previous sales being $63.

https://www.wink.com/products/win...ontroller/

A single Wink Relay is also on sale for $59 if you only need one/odd numbers.

https://www.wink.com/products/win...410104208/

Relay is a touchscreen control panel that brings the power and convenience of Wink to your wall. Install it in place of a standard light switch to create a command center in the heart of your home for all your favorite smart products, and now, third party experiences like Uber, Fitbit, and IFTTT.
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I would so get this if these things were hackable.
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I would so get this if these things were hackable.
People have been able to access stock android and install smart things as well, not sure how well it works but I've seen it done.

Quick link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yb1ttCG3BWE
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Basically getting 4 smart switches which would normally run you $40 each.
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I feel like the Asian lady was the only one not trying to add to their acting reel and talked like a human.
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i have smartthings hub. will the switch works on my smart devices?
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I would so get this if these things were hackable.
It's an android base touch screen controller. It's hackable and a good deal.
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i have smartthings hub. will the switch works on my smart devices?
It won't work with smartthings unless you hack it.

I picked up a Wink Hub on clearance at Home Depot right after the Hub 2 was released to start playing around with home automation. I've since upgraded to the Hub 2 and installed three of the Relay devices in the house. There are some limitations to them that could be improved (for one, they don't function as dimmers or speed controls for ceiling fans) but overall it's a good product and cheaper than buying two smart switches. Every device that can be controlled from the Wink app can be controlled from the Relay.
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I am pretty new to smart homes so I want to ask. I have a Google Home only and I see that this works with Google Home. Do I still need a Wink Hub? Or can these two controllers work with Google Home directly? Thanks.
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I am pretty new to smart homes so I want to ask. I have a Google Home only and I see that this works with Google Home. Do I still need a Wink Hub? Or can these two controllers work with Google Home directly? Thanks.
You will need a wink hub to be able to control the programmed buttons on the Wink Relay.
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You will need a wink hub to be able to control the programmed buttons on the Wink Relay.
No, you don't need a Wink hub to control the Relay buttons. All you need is the Wink app. The Relay acts as a hub itself. The only limitation is that the Relays only support Zigbee and WiFi while The Wink hub also supports Bluetooth, Z-Wave, etc.
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So I can "talk" to Google Home to control the lights connected to the Relay (2 per Relay) without a hub correct?

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No, you don't need a Wink hub to control the Relay buttons. All you need is the Wink app. The Relay acts as a hub itself. The only limitation is that the Relays only support Zigbee and WiFi while The Wink hub also supports Bluetooth, Z-Wave, etc.
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i have smartthings hub. will the switch works on my smart devices?
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Looking to replace two dimmer switches next to each other on a wall, can this control both
Wink Relay switches cannot act as dimmers, so if that is your intent it will not work. If you want to remove the dimmers, and return the switch to a smart on/off switch - then this will work for that purpose.
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I am pretty new to smart homes so I want to ask. I have a Google Home only and I see that this works with Google Home. Do I still need a Wink Hub? Or can these two controllers work with Google Home directly? Thanks.
Check for wink hub at HD they still show $35. Cheap but Gen 1. Should work with these relays anyhow.
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