About the GE Lighting Cync Outdoor Plug
A handy outdoor companion
A handy outdoor companion
If you're already using some outdoor lights, why not smarten them up? Or if you're having a get-together, why not turn your outdoor TV on for your guests while you're inside prepping the food? This weatherproof outdoor smart outlet from GE Lighting lets you turn connected devices on and off with an app or your favorite voice control assistant.
Use your voice
Convenient app control
You can use the free Cync (available on iOS™ and Android™) to turn devices on and off and set up schedules. This plug from GE Lighting has a built-in Wi-Fi bridge, so even if you're away from home you still have full control of your system over the internet.
Scheduling that works for you
Want to have your outdoor TV turn on for you at a certain time? Do you have some outdoor lights you'd like to turn on when it gets dark? Both of those things are possible through the Cync app. Just pick which smart plug you'd like to turn on, set the time, and you're done. You can create schedules for any Cync device and have them work with your daily routine.
A powerful ecosystem
Integration is everything. This smart plug is part of GE's larger smart ecosystem, which includes Smart Lights, Smart Dimmer Switches, Smart Motion Sensors, and more. Each device integrates with all the others through the app, giving you a central hub for control.
- plugs into standard outdoor AC wall outlet
- weatherproof outlet cover prevents water from getting into the smart plug
- no hub required — works with your existing home Wi-Fi network
- operates on 2.4 GHz band
- control connected appliances remotely using the free Cync mobile app
- app allows for scheduling devices to turn on or off
- compatible with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant voice control devices (sold separately)
- 2-3/4"W x 5-3/16"H x 7-13/16"D
- warranty: 2 years
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
- MFR # 93128846
What's in the box:
- Smart outdoor plug with dual 3-pronged outlets and attached 6" cord (3-pronged plug)
- Self-tapping screw (1" length)
- Plastic wall anchor
- Installation Guide
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More details on the GE Lighting Cync Outdoor Plug
Overview: The Cync (formerly C by GE) Outdoor Smart Plug turns any AC outlet into a "smart" outlet which can be controlled wirelessly from anywhere. It is ideal for your outdoor holiday lights and decorations. The Outdoor Smart Plug has a built-in Wi-Fi bridge that pairs to your home network, allowing you to turn on or off the connected device using your smartphone (and the Cync app), and set schedules to automatically turn on/off your plugged-in devices at certain times. In addition, you can control the smart plug with voice commands using Alexa or Google Assistant. The IP64-rated outlets have individual weatherproof covers, and are safe to use in wet areas. The Smart Plug's dimensions are 5.093" Width, 2.065" Height, 2.781" Depth, and has a 6" cord.
Smart Plug: The Outdoor Smart Plug has a single standard 3-prong plug and two 3-prong outlets. There are manual on/off controls and LED indicators for each outlet. You can also control each outlet individually through the Cync App, or through voice control using Alexa or Google Assistant. The plug has the following ratings:
- 120V AC / 60Hz
- Max 15A for general use
- Max load 1800 watts
- Max 1/3 hp motor
Wi-Fi: The built-in Wi-Fi bridge operates on IEEE 802.11 b/g/n on the 2.4 GHz band. No additional hub is required.
Installation: The Outdoor Smart Plug are designed to be mounted vertically with the sockets facing downward. There should be a minimum of 12" from the outlets to the ground. The smart plug is equipped with a keyhole slot for mounting it to a wall. A 1" screw and wall anchor are included.
Cync App: The Cync app puts control of your home's lighting and connected devices into the palm of your hand. On your iOS or Android smartphone or tablet, you can turn lights on/off, dim/brighten, or adjust color settings (requires dimmable and/or color changing bulbs). You can also create custom lighting scenes, such as Study Time, Movie/TV watching, Romantic Dinner, etc. Multiple devices can be grouped together so they can all be controlled with a single touch. Schedules based on your routine can be created, so your lights or plugged in devices turn on or off at a specific time. Control can be shared with other members of your household, or whomever you choose. The C by GE app is compatible with devices running iOS 14.0 or later, and Android devices with OS 8.0 and up.