We have a new guy in the office. Xiaomi has just introduced the new Xiaomi Smart Plug 2 Wi-Fia smart plug that wants to be part of your Smart Home and make it, if possible and worth the redundancy, much more intelligent. We tell you what you can expect from it and what it will do for you to have this small device in your home.
Technical characteristics of the Xiaomi Smart Plug 2 WiFi
This Xiaomi Smart Plug 2 WiFi, as we told you, is a smart plug that can be connected to any electrical appliance that we have at home to maximize its properties, even if it does not have this “smart” character. Available in White colorwith dimensions of 74x52x76.6mm and a weight of 110 gramsIt has a button with which we can synchronize it or cut off the supply, among others.
Thanks to this device we can configure our household appliances at will, controlling them through voice commands or via app, whether we are at home or away from it. We can set a timer, turn them off or on, among others.
In addition, a very interesting feature is that it gives us consumption statistics, so that we have greater control of the products that make up our kitchen. Works at temperatures between 0ºC and 35ºC and to connect to our smartphone includes Bluetooth 5.0 and WiFi connectivity.
Availability and price
If you want to get hold of it, it will go on sale in the next few days at the Xiaomi online store. Although its price has not been revealed, we expect it to be around 18 – 25 euros. If you don’t want to wait, the first generation model, the Xiaomi Smart Plug WiFi, can be found in the usual stores for a price of 14.99 euros.
If you don’t already have a smart plug at home, there are plenty of options. For example, another product is the SONOFF S26.