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Typically priced at $ 35 on Amazon, the Teckin Smart WiFi power pack, which features four smart retail outlets and four USB charging ports, is currently on sale for $ 28 with a free one-day shipping for Amazon Prime members. However, if you use the promotional code 18TECKIN when ordering, the price will be further reduced to $ 23, an overall discount of 34%.
Smart outlets typically cost between $ 15 and $ 20. Thus, a power strip with four separate addressable cards significantly reduces the price per card as long as the lights or devices you want to use are in the same room.
You can control each outlet of the power strip vocally with Amazon Echo and Google Home by speaking to Alexa or Google Assistant respectively. The connectors are also IFTTT-compatible (If-This-Then-That) and do not require a separate hub or subscription.
Tecking's Smart Life mobile app can also manage the power plugs and USB ports of the multi-purpose power strip. With the app, you can set timers and schedules for each outlet, set up device sharing and monitor power consumption.
To configure the power strip, the first step is to connect the Smart Life app to a 2.4 GHz Wi-Fi network. As with most smart home devices, you can not complete the setup with a network only at 5 GHz. Most home networks support 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz signals. So be sure to use the 2.4 GHz signal during setup.
If you are using a mesh network, you may need to move the smartphone running the setup application to the perimeter of your network coverage to isolate the 2.4 GHz signal. After initial setup, however, smart power strip plugs should work properly anywhere within range of the network.
Because each power strip's power plug has a separate IP address and name, you will need to install each of the four plugs separately. In practice, once the mobile application is connected with a 2.4 GHz signal, the installation usually takes only a minute or two for each socket.
The Teckin Smart Power Strip is equipped with a five-foot power cable and indicator lights for each socket and port. The case is made from flame retardant materials and supports 100 to 240 volt applications for large and large appliances.
The Teckin Smart Power Strip is a favorite among Amazon customers, with 460 customer reviews and 4.2 stars (on a scale of zero to five stars). The band has been approved by the FCC and ETL. Teakin will replace the power strip at any time if the bar or plugs are faulty.
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