Wemo Smart Dimmer: The Wi-Fi-enabled Wemo Smart Dimmer from Belkin,
along with the Wemo App for your Apple iOS or Android mobile device allows you
to control your lights from inside or outside your home using your Apple
iOS or Android device. It works with your existing Wi-Fi network and anywhere
your smartphone or tablet has an Internet connection (3G or 4G LTE). In addition
to app control, the Wemo Smart Dimmer lets you manually dim or brighten the
lights directly at the dimmer. The dimmer fits into a standard single- or
multi-switch box, but is not compatible with 3-way switches.
Note: The dimmer works with all incandescent bulbs, but not
all LED and CFL bulbs.
Wemo Collection: The Wemo Smart Dimmer is part of
Belkin's Wemo home automation system. The Wemo collection of products are
designed to work together via the free Wemo App so that you control and monitor
as much or as little of your home as you like. You can easily add additional
Wemo products (sold separately) at any time to any room to
control and monitor multiple devices or appliances. The number of Wemo products
you can control depends on the number of wireless devices your wireless router
Network Requirements: Wemo operates via your home's wireless
network over Wi-Fi and is compatible with 802.11 b/g/n, 2.4GHz wireless networks.
It also supports WPA, WPA2, and WEP securities. The wireless range of the Wemo
home automation system will be dependent on your home's wireless network, but
can reach up to 300'. The Wemo system can be controlled inside or outside of the
- Inside The Home: Wemo uses your home network to create
its own "Wemo network". Using the free Wemo app on your Apple iOS/Android
device, you can control your Wemo system from anywhere in your home. You can
easily control multiple Wemo units from one device or different mobile
devices running the Wemo app.
- Outside The Home: Remote Access is automatically
enabled when you set up the Wemo system, as long as the network you are
using has an Internet connection. With remote access enabled, you can
control the Wemo system from anywhere your iOS or Android device has an
Internet connection. This includes other Wi-Fi networks or your 3G/4G mobile
connection. When the Wemo App is launched outside your home, the App
contacts the Belkin cloud, the cloud redirects the phone's request to the
appropriate Wemo unit(s), and then you can see and control all of your Wemo
DIY Installation: The Wemo Smart Dimmer was designed for DIY
installation. The included faceplate
seamlessly clicks onto the wall and hides the screws underneath. If you don't want to install it yourself, a certified
electrician and professional Wemo installer can connect the Wemo Smart
Dimmer for you. The Smart Dimmer should not be used with metal face plates, as
they interfere with Wi-Fi signals.
Bulb Compatibility: The Wemo Smart Dimmer will work with
incandescent bulbs with a maximum of 400 watts (single gang box) or 250 watts
(double or multi-gang box), and LED/CFL bulbs with an actual (not equivalent)
wattage rating of 150 watts. The dimmer will self-calibrate, based on the type
of bulb being used, so you can enjoy the maximum dimming range without
Wemo App (for Apple iOS and Android): The Wemo Smart Dimmer
works with the free Wemo
App, available from the
Apple App Store or
Google Play, for devices running iOS 9 or later or Android 4.4 or higher. The app also allows you
to set up everyday schedules, as well as schedules for when you're on vacation. The
Wemo App supports up to
six mobile devices on the same local network. On the app, you can perform the
- Management: You can view all of your Wemo
devices and manage them from the app on your smartphone or tablet.
- Rules and Schedules: The app allows you to
create and manage a variety of Rules and Schedules for your Wemo products.
Voice Control: The Wemo Smart Dimmer works with Amazon Alexa
and Google Assistant for hands-free voice control over your lights.
Night Mode: You can choose a Night Mode for use at specific
times to prevent bright-light blinding late at night. Whether you're checking in
on sleeping kids or raiding the fridge, the Night Mode turns on the lights at a
lower-than-normal level to give you enough light to see, but not enough to
IFTTT: If This Then That (IFTTT) is a service that allows
you to combine different online services together. By integrating Wemo with
IFTTT, Wemo can be triggered by a variety of online services including email,
weather, phone calls, Twitter, Facebook, and many more. IFTTT can send you push
notifications about light activity, and more.
Works With Nest: The Wemo Smart Dimmer can be paired with
Nest's Thermostat, and use Nest's Home and Away modes to sync with the dimmer
for automatic lighting control. Nest can tell when you're at home or away, and
can help you conserve energy by keeping lights off when you're away and turn
them on when you get home.
- Smart Dimmer: 1.715" (w) x 4.132" (h) x 1.987" (d)
- Faceplate: 3.292" (w) x 5.021" (h) x 0.25" (d)