The 10 Best Outdoor Smart Plugs

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This wiki has been updated 23 times since it was first published in October of 2018. If you have lights in your yard, you know that it's not always easy to remember to turn them on and off. And trudging outside in the middle of the night is no fun (nor is running up your electricity bill). An outdoor smart plug can easily solve that problem. These weather-resistant outlets allow you to set a timer, control them via WiFi, or even use voice commands through a smart speaker. When users buy our independently chosen editorial choices, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki.

1. Meross Heavy Duty

2. Benuo Waterproof

3. Maxcio 2 Socket

Editor's Notes

October 31, 2018:

Made sure to get a variety of sockets. These seem to range from one to three individual outlets. All of them connect to a smartphone over a wifi network. Most have their own app, but can also be controlled by third-party apps like Amazon Alexa, SmartThings, etc.

4. Koolertron Wireless

5. WiOn Switch

6. GE Z-Wave

7. Bolun Waterproof

8. Dewenwils Weatherproof

9. Oittm Energy

10. iHome iSP100

Sheila O'Neill
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Sheila is a writer and editor living in sunny Southern California. She studied writing and film at State University of New York at Purchase, where she earned her bachelor of arts degree. After graduating, she worked as an assistant video editor at a small film company, then spent a few years doing freelance work, both as a writer and a video editor. During that time, she wrote screenplays and articles, and edited everything from short films to infomercials. An ardent lover of the English language, she can often be found listening to podcasts about etymology and correcting her friends’ grammar.

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