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Ecobee Launches Smart Thermostats ‘Premium’ and ‘Enhanced’ in Canada

Toronto-based ecobee has unveiled a new line of smart thermostats today. Ecobee Smart Thermostat Enhanced The ecobee Smart Thermostat Premium and Enhanced models include a larger glass face with more colours and higher resolution, waterfall edges, built-in radar for improved temperature readings, occupancy and motion detection from further away and around corners, plus a refreshed user experience...

Ecobee Rolls Out Siri Voice Control, AirPlay 2 Audio Streaming for SmartThermostat

Toronto-based Ecobee is rolling out a new software update for the ecobee SmartThermostat that enables on-device Siri voice control and AirPlay 2 audio streaming. Ecobee announced plans back in June to add Siri to its SmartThermostat with Voice Control. On Tuesday, the smart home company officially launched Siri support for the flagship smart thermostat. "We're excited that customers...

Maximize Your Energy Savings with Ecobee Haven and SmartSensor

To help homeowners maximize their energy savings, ecobee is launching a new feature that automatically pauses heating or cooling. When paired with SmartSensor for doors and windows and Haven, ecobee's SmartThermostat can now pause your HVAC if it detects that a door or window has been open for five minutes or more.  Users will receive a...

Toronto-Based Ecobee’s Smart Thermostat First to Support Apple’s Siri

Apple announced today at WWDC it would be expanding its virtual assistant Siri to third-party devices, and one of the first to support will be Toronto-based ecobee and its smart thermostat. Ecobee says later this year, new or existing SmartThermostat with voice control customers, that also own a HomePod or HomePod mini will be able...

Ecobee’s Next Smart Home Product Rumoured be an Indoor Camera

Looking at the following image of an oblong black camera on a silver platform with Ecobee branding shared by Zatz Not Funny (via CNET), it appears that the Canadian home automation company’s next smart home product might be an indoor camera as it continues to compete with Google’s Nest. While there isn’t much we know about Ecobee's...

ecobee 4 Smart Thermostat Sale: $59 off on Amazon, Works with Apple HomeKit

The ecobee 4 smart thermostat, created by Canadians, is on sale right now on Amazon.ca, showing an 18% off discount, saving you $59, at $269.99. This is the second lowest price for the ecobee 4, which normally retails for $329. This smart thermostat with 3.5-inch touchscreen comes with a built-in room sensor, has embedded microphones...

Ecobee Switch+ Pre-Orders Launch in Canada, Pricing at $119.99

Ecobee’s new Switch+ smart light switch is now available for pre-order in Canada, priced at $119.99, set for release in stores and online on March 26, 2018. The new Switch+ integrates Amazon Alexa, powered by far-field voice technology and has integrated motion and daylight sensors for smarter controls, bringing voice controls to any room in...

Ecobee Adds Google Assistant Support to Smart Thermostats

Toronto-based ecobee has announced their smart thermostats now support Google Assistant, letting users control them with Google’s voice assistant. Users can now use Google Assistant on their iPhone or Google Home (or Home Mini) speaker to control ecobee, by saying something like “Ok Google, make my home warmer,” to activate their ecobee3 lite, ecobee3 and ecobee4 smart...

Ecobee 3 HomeKit Thermostat on Sale for $58 Off on Amazon.ca

If you’ve been eyeing the popular ecobee 3 HomeKit-enabled thermostat, it’s on sale right now on Amazon.ca, showing a 19% discount, taking $57.88 off, bringing the price to $241.12, shipped and sold from Amazon with Prime. With HomeKit support, it allows you to control your thermostat with Siri from iPhone, iPad or Apple Watch, and even...