Loving the early Black Friday deals? Us too. Especially the smart home tech bargains. If you're thinking of dipping your toes (or diving right in) to smart home tech, Black Friday is a great time to buy because you can save a fortune. So, whether you want to buy a few smart plugs to simply turn a normal appliance into one you can switch on and off from your phone, or you want to install a whole new heating system or home security, read on.
The latest company to announce amazing discounts ahead of our favourite shopping holiday is smart home company Hive. Deals include 25% off all smart heating, accessories, smart plugs, sensors, smart bulbs, Hive Hub and Hive home security packs. Plus if you buy Hive Active Heating, you will also receive a free Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Generation) on top of the 25% off. We like.
We've pulled out what we think are the best deals, below – or you can go straight to the Hive website to shop the Black Friday deals now – and to find out much more about the products. The sale ends on Cyber Monday, 2nd December.
Hive Light Dimmable Smart Bulbs: was £19, now £14.25
Using Hive’s smart bulbs, you can set your home aglow from anywhere with a tap of the Hive app.
Hive Active heating: was £249, now £186.75
Come home to a warm welcome with Hive Active Heating smart thermostat. It lets you control your heating and hot water from your smartphone, tablet and laptop, so you can keep your home warm without wasting energy.
Plus, get a free Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Generation).
Turn your straighteners off and your music on from anywhere – all through the Hive app on your phone via one of these smart plugs.
Hive Home Security Pack: was from £299, now from £239.20
Customise your pack by choosing the security products and services that work for your home – features a Hive camera, Window and Door Sensors, Motion Sensors, Hive Light Dimmable Bulbs and Hive Video Playback, with additional options for a Hive Hub, your preferred indoor camera colour, and bulb type.
Warm Welcome Home: was £339, now £271.20
Manage your heating, lights and more all from your smartphone and get an Amazon Echo Dot (3rd gen) when you join.
Hive Hub 360: was £99, NOW £84.15
As well as connecting your Hive devices together, the Hive Hub 360 detects important sounds around your house like your smoke alarm and sends you a notification.
- Find more smart buys on our jargon-free home tech page: The Hub