Wi-Fi® bridge for August Smart Locks
Our take on the August Connect by Crutchfield's Kramer Crane
Control your August Smart Lock remotely
The low-profile Connect provides easy control of your Smart Lock from your smartphone.
The Connect is a compact wireless bridge for the August Smart Lock. It plugs into a standard wall outlet and provides additional connectivity and access for your connected home. Through the free August app for Apple® or Android™, you'll enjoy remote access to your Smart Lock anywhere you have a data connection. You can lock and unlock your door anytime. Stay in the know by getting alerts on your phone when your kids get home from school, or when the dog walker has arrived.
Easy plug and play setup
Simply plug the Connect into an outlet near your door, and join your Wi-Fi network through the August app. Your phone will relay its commands to the Connect via your home Internet connection. The Connect then communicates with your Smart Lock via Bluetooth®.
Expand your August smart home
Install the August Smart Keypad in your doorway for secure, code-based entry into your home. It's perfect for letting the kids in without needing either a physical key or a smart device. Use the August Doorbell Cam to monitor entry and communicate with guests.
- wireless hub for August Smart Lock (lock required for operation)
- requires an iPhone® or Android™ phone as well as the free August app
- compatible with Apple HomeKit (Siri) and Google Home
- plugs into a power outlet near your August Smart Lock and connects to your home Wi-Fi
- get instant alerts on your smartphone when someone enters or exits your home
- unlock the door remotely for visitors from your phone
- check your lock's status at any time
- operates on 2.4GHz 802.11 (b/g/n) Wi-Fi
- 2-3/8"W x 2-3/8"H x 1-9/16"D
- weight: 2.9 oz.
- warranty: 1 year
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
What's in the Box:
- August Connect module with 2-prong AC plugs
- Getting Started
- Terms and Conditions
The august locks work great with just the app, but being able to remotely control them is even better.
Megan, Mankato, MN
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Overview: The August Connect (2nd Gen) is an accessory for the August Smart Lock, and uses your home's Wi-Fi network and Internet connection to control the Smart Lock from anywhere using the August app. Connect plugs into a standard AC outlet, and should be installed within 15 feet of the Smart Lock for optimal performance and reliability.
Smart Lock Compatibility: The August Connect (2nd Gen) is compatible with both August Smart Lock (ASL-1) and August Smart Lock HomeKit-enabled (ASL-2). You will need the August Home app downloaded to your smart phone (iOS or Android).
Wi-Fi Requirements: August Connect (2nd Gen) supports 802.11b/g/n (2.4 GHz) Wi-Fi networks.
Power Requirements: August Connect (2nd Gen) works with 120-240V, 50-60Hz, 0.1A AC power. It is only configured for standard North American power outlets. It is not available with any other plugs.
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Why did you buy this?
for wireless interface [ DOUG Mar 01, 2017 ]
Need this to control locks when away from home. Hope 2nd gen gets better reviews than first. [ Marc Aug 02, 2016 ]
Its part of my security system that i needed . [ Robert B. May 31, 2016 ]
I purchased the August lock but wanted wifi access [ MANNY Apr 11, 2016 ]
1 question already asked
To optimize August Connect's always-on connection, one August Connect is currently needed for each August Smart Lock. It also requires that the Aug Connect is close to the lock. [ ramil Oct 26, 2017 ]