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    TadoSmart Thermostat

    ★★★★★

    from £200 /Tado


    t might not be as pretty as the Nest 3.0 , but Tado has quietly evolved into the best all-round smart heating system around . Like autopilot for your boiler , it senses when you 're leaving home or coming back thanks to the app ' s geolocation. And Tado 's gadgety goodness is second to none , ...

  • 2

    Netatmo Welcome

    ★★★★★

    from £180 Netatmo Welcome


    Netatmo’s smart cam has face recognition capability, Witch works well once it’s got to know you,and the usual motion and noise detection is easy to control. You can also remotely moniter your house to keep the paranoia at bay while on holiday.

  • 3

    Mate 20 Pro

    ★★★★★

    from £169 Nest3


    This is one of the cleverest (and best -looking) smart thermostats on the market. Nest learns your habits - when you're in , when you're likely to need a lot of hot water and so on - so it can control the boiler to save energy and keep that shower nice and toasty.

  • 4

    Philips Hue Starter Kit

    ★★★★★

    from £60 PhilipsHue


    Become an indoor god with the smartest way of lighting up your home remotely.

  • 5

    Arlo Pro

    ★★★★★

    from £99 GoogleWifi


    A signal-spreading wonder that'll make your old router look like a tech dinosaur.

  • 6

    GoogleWifi

    ★★★★★

    from £99 GoogleWifi


    A signal-spreading wonder that'll make your old router look like a tech dinosaur.

  • 7

    Google Home Hub

    ★★★★★

    from £99 HomeHub


    Google 's first screen-based smart helper works well and offers real value for money.

  • 8

    Nest Hello

    ★★★★☆

    from £189 NestHello


    Not only is this a nifty smart doorbell , but it also doubles as a useful outdoor security camera.

  • 9

    Hive Active Heating

    ★★★★☆

    from £179 HiveActive


    This heating system is simple enough for anyone to use and powerful enough to be truly useful.

  • 10

    Nanoleaf Aurora + Rhythm

    ★★★★☆

    from £180 NanoleafRhythm


    The most dazzling smart lights around, with some impressive sonic skills added.