Aeotech Smart Home Hub review: The hub that does it all

This smart home hub is capable of controlling devices based on Wi-Fi, Zigbee (including Philips Hue), and Z-Wave. The one missing link: HomeKit compatibility.

If the Aeotec Smart Home Hub looks familiar, it’s because it’s a millimeter-to-millimeter clone of Samsung’s discontinued third-generation SmartThings Hub. It can integrate a smart home full of devices, so long as they don’t rely on Apple’s HomeKit technology.

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