What is the LightwaveRF Link Plus Control Hub?

Why do you need the LightwaveRF Link Plus Control Hub?  We take a look at this essential piece of kit for use with LightwaveRF devices. 

It is the device that connects your LightwaveRF switches and sockets to your WiFi and gives you access to the LightwaveRF App.  

This updated LightwaveRF Hub introduces compatibility with Apple Home Kit and Efficiency Usage reporting.  But is it worth it?

Lightwave Link Plus review

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Our Real Life Ratings are based on the team here at booBeam.com actually installing, using and customising the Smart Home Technology we offer.  They are based on our experience, understanding of the market and our desire for straight forward, easy to use Smart Home Technology.

Value for Money (compared to similar devices) 92%
Ease of Install 98%
Ease of Use 98%
Overall 96%

Product Description

When people mention Smart Home Lighting, a common mistake is to forget about connecting all your power and lighting devices together. The Lightwave Link Plus hub is the sometimes forgotten missing link, which can control more than 250 LightwaveRF devices.

This new hub has excellent range that sits alongside your home Wi-Fi without interruptions.  Upgraded for even more superior range, one hub is more than capable of giving coverage to any large house.

Once installed, simply synchronise your LightwaveRF devices to the hub, and it will respond to commands in a split second – even when you are away from home.

When used in conjunction with the free Lightwave app, you can also monitor status and energy consumption (Generation 2 devices) from your iPhone, Android or Tablet – something not available with the old V1 hub.

Product Specs

Dimensions: 10.1 cm x 3 cm x 10.1 cm x 218 g
Power Source: Power adapter
Connectivity: Wireless
Works with Apple HomeKit, Alex and Google Home

How Easy is it to install?

Simply connect to you home Wifi, add the power and away you go.  Once the hub is installed, you will need to sync your LightwaveRF devices, and this is a breeze with the LightwaveRF App.

In Action

There is nothing better than seeing a product in action.  Please take a look at this video giving a product overview and introduction.

How much is the LightwaveRF Link Plus Control Hub?

Prices for the LightwaveRF Link Plus Control Hub are higher than the now defunct original LightwaveRF Hub (Gen 1) with reason.  This new hub boasts more features, and Wifi range than ever before.  Click on any one of the list below to find out more.

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