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Old 13-03-2018, 09:51 AM   #256
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On a separate note, there's ongoing promotion for Alexa products in Amazon US. May be a good time to stock up. I've been itching to try Echo Spot.
group buy!!!
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Old 13-03-2018, 11:11 AM   #257
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you have just wasted your money unless you are prepared to waste more money to get a electrician to pull neutral lines to every switch.
Not an electrical engineer but I think the code of practice in Singapore for electrical works do not require the neutral wire
Hi anyone using smart switch thats requires neutral? I just bought some sonoff light switch and just realised my bto dont have a neutral wire. Any solutions to this? Or i have just wasted buying 4 switches..
Hi Ryehan,

yesterday i was chatting with a friend , and mentioned bout neutral and non-neutral wall switches, somehow my friend mentioned that if our house doesn't have the neutral wire, it is still usable (you probably don;t get full functions like feedback staus?), meaning you can connect your LIVE wire to L input, and the bulb(null) wire to the relevant input and leave Neutral input unconnected.

DISCLAIMER: i never try before and not sure will have any issue to the switch or circuit breaker, think you may need to seek professional's advice if it is do-able so as not to waste the switches u just purchases. Thanks.
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Old 13-03-2018, 04:37 PM   #258
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group buy!!!
I just placed an order last night for 2 echo spots and other misc stuff but keeping within SGD400 to avoid GST. ;P
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Old 17-03-2018, 12:32 AM   #259
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You can use it but it wont work properly.
Best solution for home automation is to use RM pro hub and TC2 switches. If you are on android phone, make use of google assistant for voice control. That is the cheapest option.

Hi anyone using smart switch thats requires neutral? I just bought some sonoff light switch and just realised my bto dont have a neutral wire. Any solutions to this? Or i have just wasted buying 4 switches..
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Old 17-03-2018, 11:52 PM   #260
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Hey guys, a quick question for those using Livolo or other RF switches with Broadlink RM pro. Will you be able to get a status feedback from the switch? Meaning if someone turns on the light manually using the switch, will it reflect in the app that the light is turned on? And if you turn off the light in the app from outside of your house, will you know for sure the lights have been turned off?
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Old 18-03-2018, 12:54 AM   #261
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Nope there is no status feedback. That why some of is opt for ipcam to overcome that issue.

Hey guys, a quick question for those using Livolo or other RF switches with Broadlink RM pro. Will you be able to get a status feedback from the switch? Meaning if someone turns on the light manually using the switch, will it reflect in the app that the light is turned on? And if you turn off the light in the app from outside of your house, will you know for sure the lights have been turned off?
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Old 20-03-2018, 10:19 AM   #262
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just bought a wifi smart power strip. Can individually control 3 plugs and usb charging. Comparatively much better value than those single plug (Sonoff S20) solution.
Using Voice control using google home. Awesome
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Old 20-03-2018, 11:54 AM   #263
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just bought a wifi smart power strip. Can individually control 3 plugs and usb charging. Comparatively much better value than those single plug (Sonoff S20) solution.
Using Voice control using google home. Awesome
Where u got it?
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Old 20-03-2018, 11:58 PM   #264
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For those using rf wall switches with no feedback, here's a way to add wifi/bluetooth admin panel control with feedback. Any of u want to try?

https://youtu.be/LNEE9tjnHR8

(in the video i think the guy using Livolo rf switch)

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Old 24-03-2018, 11:22 AM   #265
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Where u got it?
alixpress have.. amazon also. its abit hard to find the UK style cos sg use UK...
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Old 24-03-2018, 12:55 PM   #266
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Managed to find it. Found another one with 6 sockets in ebay but $90
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Old 24-03-2018, 01:31 PM   #267
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Managed to find it. Found another one with 6 sockets in ebay but $90
$90 SGD?? too exp la...i got for $50
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$90 SGD?? too exp la...i got for $50
Managed to find it. Found another one with 6 sockets in ebay but $90
Hi both, manage to browse in AliExpress, another for S$34+ but not sure is it the same,
3 sockets + 4 USB port.

UK WiFi Smart Socket Multi-function Alexa Voice Control Smart Power Strip 4 USB Ports Wireless APP Timing Switch Socket
http://s.aliexpress.com/2ayai2EF?fromSns=WhatsApp
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Old 24-03-2018, 04:23 PM   #269
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yeah , this is the one
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Old 24-03-2018, 04:59 PM   #270
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Hi both, manage to browse in AliExpress, another for S$34+ but not sure is it the same,
3 sockets + 4 USB port.

UK WiFi Smart Socket Multi-function Alexa Voice Control Smart Power Strip 4 USB Ports Wireless APP Timing Switch Socket
http://s.aliexpress.com/2ayai2EF?fromSns=WhatsApp
Yup, plus shipping and conversion there abouts $50
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