Technical Specifications

 

SwitchBot
Power: Replaceable CR2 battery
Wireless: Bluetooth Low Energy with mesh support
Wireless range: up to 80m in the open field
Product size: 42.8mm x 24.0mm x 36.5mm
Product weight: 39g
Torque strength: Max. 1.0 kgf

SwitchBot Hub
Power: 100V-240V~, 50/60 Hz
Wireless: 802.11 b/g/n WiFi and Bluetooth Low Energy
Distance between hub and devices: 80m in the open field
Product size: 120mm x 78mm x 35mm
Product weight: 73g

APP

 

Sign up your SwitchBot account

1. Download and open the SwitchBot App.

2. Open the left side menu, and click "Sign In".

3. Follow instructions step by step.

Bot

 

Set up your SwitchBot

1. Pull the plastic battery isolation tab, and a new icon pop in the SwitchBot App.

2. Attach SwitchBot near a rocker switch or button you want to control. Optionally, use the add-on so SwitchBot could push or lift up the rocker switch for ON/OFF control.

3. Press the icon in the SwitchBot App, and the arm inside swings.

Does SwitchBot support IFTTT?

Yes. Please check more on https://www.switch-bot.com/works-with.

Does SwitchBot support Alexa?

Yes. Please check more on https://www.switch-bot.com/works-with.

Does SwitchBot support Google Assistant?

Yes. Please check more on https://www.switch-bot.com/works-with.

Hub

 

What is the difference between SwitchBot Hub and SwitchBot Hub Plus?

SwitchBot Hub Plus is an universal IR remote controller on top of a SwitchBot Hub.

SwitchBot Hub is a Bluetooth to Wi-Fi gateway for SwitchBots to have remote control, Alexa, Google Assistant and IFTTT support, a spinning rainbow cloud night light.

SwitchBot Hub Plus is an all-in-one universal IR remote control, a voice or app controlled auto-learning remote control for any appliance and SwitchBot.

Set up your SwitchBot Hub

1. Click "Add Hub" of left side menu, follow the instructions to pair the Hub with your mobile phone.

 

2. Click "Device List" of the left side menu, select the SwitchBot, enable Alexa, Google Assistant or IFTTT feature, then follow the instructions.

 

3. Enjoy voice control and other features. Check the video instruction on: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LfDL7Xq5olI

Set up your SwitchBot Hub Plus

1. Click "Add Hub" of left side menu, follow the instructions to pair the Hub with your mobile phone.

2. Click the Hub Plus icon from Home, click "Add Appliance", select the appliance type, then follow the instructions so the Hub Plus can learn from your original remote control.

3. Enjoy app or voice control to your appliance.

What appliance does SwitchBot Hub Plus support?

SwitchBot Hub Plus support Air Conditoner, TV, set top box, IPTV, DVD, Fan, Projector, Camera, Air Purifier, Speaker, Water Heater, Vacuum Cleaner, and any appliance controlled with Infrared (IR).

Does SwitchBot Hub Plus support my air conditioner?

SwitchBot Hub Plus is compatible with over 400 air conditioner brands, and the number is increasing constantly.

How to set up an appliance to be controlled by SwitchBot Hub Plus?

There are 3 Ways to add new appliance (AC, TV, etc.) to the SwitchBot App

1. Smart learning (recommended): The Hub Plus may identify the appliance from your existing remote automatically. *

2. Manual selection: Select your appliance's brand and model number in the library, or try each stored code scheme under your appliance brand to find a closest match.

 

3. Customized: Create a customized device by learning each button of your existing remote one by one.

 

* Note: Some appliance types do not support smart learning yet. 

What is the maximum range between SwitchBot Hub (Plus) and SwitchBots? 

The maximum range between the SwitchBot Hub (Plus) and SwitchBot ( hereinafter referred to the Bot) is 80 meters in the open field. The distance is shorter in house depending on specific radio environment and walls in between.

 

The distance between any 2 SwitchBot Bluetooth (BLE) device (e.g. one Hub to one Bot, one Bot to another Bot) is 80 meters in the open field. Once BLE mesh feature enabled, the signal from device A will relay one by one automatically to reach device B even out of the 80-meter range.

 

What is the maximum range between SwitchBot Hub Plus and IR controlled appliance? 

The maximum range between the SwitchBot Hub and IR controlled device is around 10 meters.

How many SwitchBots can connect to a SwitchBot Hub (Plus)?

There is no limitation about how many SwitchBots can connect to a SwitchBot Hub (Plus). SwitchBot Hub (Plus) only talks with SwitchBot when needed.

 

Every time pulling down on the App Home page, up to 20 new SwitchBots will be scanned and remembered by the App. Place new SwitchBots near the mobile phone and keep pulling down until all SwitchBots are identified by the App.

How many appliances can be controlled by a SwitchBot Hub Plus?

There is no limitation about how many appliances can be controlled by a SwitchBot Hub Plus. SwitchBot Hub Plus only sends IR signal when needed.

 

All learned appliances are remembered by the App.

 

Where should I place the SwitchBot Hub?

It's up to you. You may place the Hub on your table or attach to a wall with the supplied magenet.

Where should I place SwitchBot Hub Plus?

It's up to you. You may place the Hub on your table or attach to a wall with the supplied magenet, as long as it faces to the controlled appliance's IR receiver.

Does SwitchBot Hub (Plus) support IFTTT?

Yes. Please check more on https://www.switch-bot.com/works-with.

 

Does SwitchBot Hub (Plus) support Alexa?

Yes. Please check more on https://www.switch-bot.com/works-with.

Does SwitchBot Hub (Plus) support Google Assistant?

Yes. Please check more on https://www.switch-bot.com/works-with.

Does SwitchBot connect to multiple Hubs?

No. SwitchBot automatically select a nearst SwitchBot Hub (Plus) in the 1st time paring (by enabling any of Alexa, Google Assistant or IFTTT). It always use the paired Hub (Plus) then.

 

If you have multiple Hubs, and your SwitchBot is always not reachable via the Internet (e.g. when Bluetooth temporarily disabled, or voice control), try unpair your SwitchBot from the App Device List, and pair once again.

Others

 

What can I do when having a problem?

Check our FAQ first, then search on our community forum. If no finding yet, reach us at support@wondertechlabs.com.

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