This is a issue with many "smart bulbs" - especially those with "factory resets" that are controlled by turning the power them on then off in a set sequence. It connects to your network via Wi-Fi, so it doesn’t need a smart home hub to work. Please ensure that the fixture you’ve installed the bulb into is always turned on. 8. My cameras were OK too. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. Please ensure the bulb is plugged in and turned on at the physical switch. For Android, when connecting to the Wyze Bulb network, be sure to stay connected to the WiFi network when prompted that the network doesn't have an internet connection, instead of switching to mobile data. If connected to a dimmer switch, make sure the dimmer switch is set to maximum to ensure the Bulbs are getting the power it … Step Four- Update Firmware On Each Wyze Cam Yes, Ikea sells individual Trådfri bulbs for about the same price, but those require a hub. And now the wyze app says the bulbs are ALL offline I have these setup in wyze and in the Amazon Alexa app, I have routines and rooms each light is dedicated to. Thats why you should use SMART SWITCHES with standard LED bulbs.. smart switches typically have a hub they connect to (although there are Wifi Ones) but they tend to have a 'reset' button behind the switch itself. The “ If I just told you “they're light bulbs,” would you stop reading here? Immediately after it went out it tried to come on twice and failed about an hour later it came on for good. Despite the minimal connection issues, the fact that Wyze Bulbs blend into a smart home experience—not stand out in it—are their selling point. Your Wyze cam is all set up in the Wyze app. 9. Using the Wyze app you add a new device, select Wyze Bulb, enter your Wi-Fi network credentials and then connect to the Bulb's own ad-hoc wireless network. Check if you are on 2.4GHz network: You can check the network names on your phone: I really don't want to delete everything and start over unless absolutely necessary. Wyze Bulb connects directly to your 2. During the average working day, and without even going outside, the Wyze would rack up around 1,000 steps. Make sure the file name is "demo.bin" (or rename it) Copy the file to a micro SD Card. But my wyze account only shows 3 devices which I assume are my 3 cameras. This is a community of tinkerers, helpers, and dreamers that are united by products from a Seattle-based startup that aims to make amazing technology accessible to anyone and everyone. Note: Your Wyze Bulb will not work with a 5GHz WiFi network and must be connected to a 2.4Ghz WiFi network. Return to the app and the bulb will connect automatically. my cameras were fine btw. I’m not sure if the bulbs would behave the same way, but with the cameras you can add them (without deleting) and after the setup process they will stay in their original configuration within your profile. If you’re looking for an affordable option, Wyze is a decent starter bulb. Wyze Cam includes 1080p full HD video, smart motion and sound alerts, and 14-day fee cloud storage at a revolutionary price of $20. I tried asking Google to resync devices but that didn’t work. By Alex Colon 22 Dec 2020, 7:36 a.m. What works with Wyze Bulb? Tap on Add a Product and add your device using the correct name (Wyze Cam, Pan, Sensor, Bulb). Follow the instructions and give it time if necessary. Use warm white (2700k) to relax in the evening and daylight (6500k) to wake up with morning coffee. Hue’s bulbs can be paired with a wide selection of other Hue lighting devices, all of which communicate wirelessly with one another to prevent range issues. Check them out and how we used them around our house. Did you link your Wyze and Google accounts prior to adding the Wyze bulbs? Hey friends, welcome to r/WyzeCam! Make sure you are connected to a 2.4GHz WiFi network.. Sync this $8 bulb with an Amazon Echo smart speaker or smart display, then control it using Alexa voice commands. That should fix it. You can group multiple bulbs, and it doesn’t require a hub. i was quite annoyed. All this earns it our Editors' Choice for smart white LED bulbs. Taking on … Connect to the Wyze smart bulb Wi-Fi network in your settings. yes my cameras have been working fine with google for a while now, New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. All this earns it our Editors' Choice for smart white LED bulbs. It’s even cheaper than some of the no-name bulbs out there, and it doesn’t give you headaches from its branded app or when connecting to Google or Amazon. I never thought to associate it with the recent power outage. Having trouble with your Wyze Bulb disconnecting? Press J to jump to the feed. If your setup keeps timing out, try changing it to a different network if available to see if it will work. Design and Features. More Google Assistant how-to guides How to change the Google Assistant voice Without further ado, here are the steps for connecting a Wyze Cam to your new Wi-Fi network: Start up the Wyze app on your Android or iPhone. Whether you're looking for a connected light bulb, security camera, or thermostat, start with the best smart home devices we've tested for every room in the house. 5-watt LED bulb (60-watt equivalent) produces up to 800 lumens and can be dimmed using voice control or the Wyze App (do not use with dimmer switches) No Hub Required. If you plan on recording in an off-site location, make sure your Wyze Cam doesn’t lose power. So that's why one of my bulbs suddenly stopped connecting to the app! 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