Smart Thermostat Recommendations (No C-Wire Needed)

Here are the smart thermostats we recommend based on your answers:

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Smart Thermostat Recommendations

The thermostats below can work without a c-wire. Some may require a c-wire adapter to work. Make sure your heating and cooling systems are compatible with the thermostat you want to buy before making a purchase. The thermostats recommended below are compatible with 80-95% of all systems.

Here’s a full review and installation walk-through of the Ecobee Lite, which is the smart thermostat I have in my house. It is very similar to the Ecobee SmartThermostat listed below, except it has Alexa built-in. The Ecobee SmartThermostat will also work with Amazon and Google ecosystems.

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Best For Amazon Ecosystem
Amazon Smart Thermostat with C-Wire Power Adapter
Best For Google Ecosystem
Google Nest Thermostat E - Programmable Smart Thermostat for Home T4000ES - 3rd Generation Nest Thermostat (Frosted White)- Compatible with Alexa
Best For Apple Ecosystem
ecobee New Smart Thermostat Enhanced - Programmable Wifi Thermostat - Works with Siri, Alexa, Google Assistant - Energy Star Certified - Smart Home
Product Name
Amazon Smart Thermostat with C-Wire Power Adapter
Google Nest Thermostat E - Programmable Smart Thermostat for Home T4000ES - 3rd Generation Nest Thermostat (Frosted White)- Compatible with Alexa
ecobee New Smart Thermostat Enhanced - Programmable Wifi Thermostat - Works with Siri, Alexa, Google Assistant - Energy Star Certified - Smart Home
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$173.49
$169.99
Best For Amazon Ecosystem
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Amazon Smart Thermostat with C-Wire Power Adapter
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Amazon Smart Thermostat with C-Wire Power Adapter
Current Price
Price not available
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Best For Google Ecosystem
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Google Nest Thermostat E - Programmable Smart Thermostat for Home T4000ES - 3rd Generation Nest Thermostat (Frosted White)- Compatible with Alexa
Product Name
Google Nest Thermostat E - Programmable Smart Thermostat for Home T4000ES - 3rd Generation Nest Thermostat (Frosted White)- Compatible with Alexa
Current Price
$173.49
Details
Best For Apple Ecosystem
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ecobee New Smart Thermostat Enhanced - Programmable Wifi Thermostat - Works with Siri, Alexa, Google Assistant - Energy Star Certified - Smart Home
Product Name
ecobee New Smart Thermostat Enhanced - Programmable Wifi Thermostat - Works with Siri, Alexa, Google Assistant - Energy Star Certified - Smart Home
Current Price
$169.99
Details

Additional Popular Smart Thermostats

These don’t require a c-wire either. Thy Mysa Smart Thermostat works with electric baseboard heaters.

Additional Smart Home Device Recommendations

Here are additional smart devices most people love. I also recommend you read my book, The Smart Home Manual, for help planning and configuring your smart home.

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