Optimum Connect Wi-Fi Timer
Bring the Power of Wi-Fi into your Grow room with the Optimum Connect Wi-Fi Timer
Ever wanted to control grow room electronics with your smart phone or tablet? Using the Optimum Connect Wi-Fi Timer with its advanced military grade A.E.S encryption you can control pumps, duct fans, small heaters and low wattage LED or CFL grow lights via the downloadable Optimum Connect app. Once connected to your phone or tablet you can program the Optimum Connect Wi-Fi Timer to turn on and off many grow room appliances 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, gifting you more time to enjoy your indoor garden or the fruits of your labour.
- Uses the downloadable Optimum Connect app and Wi-Fi to control a range of grow room equipment
- Fits a standard 3 pin U.K plug socket and runs at 13 amps
- Can be manually overridden or altered via the Optimum Connect app
- Works with Apple and Android devices
- Can be paired with Amazon Alexa or Google Home assistants
- Up to 15 Optimum Connect Wi-Fi Timers can be added to your Wi-Fi router
- Optimum Connect Wi-Fi Timers can work independently or as a group using the app
- Uses military grade A.E.S encryption, dynamic key allocation and https encrypted channel for superior Wi-Fi network and router protection
- Can be set with up to 20 on/off programs per device
- Minimum switching time of 1-minute increments, perfect for flood and drain or dripper systems
- Comes with a 12 month manufactures warranty
1x Optimum Connect Wi-Fi Timer
110mm x 55mm x 40mm
Wi-Fi ISM 2.4GHz; WLAN 802.11 b/g/n
1vA @ 230V 50HZ
Resistive Amp load - 13 amps
Inductive Amp load - 2 amps
Check out our timer blog for more information on using time switches to automate your grow!
How the Optimum Connect Wi-Fi Timer works:
The Optimum Connect Wi-Fi Timer works much like a standard digital timer but with the added benefit of being Wi-Fi enabled. Using your Wi-Fi router and downloadable Optimum Connect app you to turn many grow room devices on and off at pre-programmed times using a smart phone, tablet or desktop internet connection, adding up to 20 programs per Optimum Connect Wi-Fi Timer. You can control a host of grow room electronics with the Optimum Connect Wi-Fi Timer such as air and water pumps, duct fans, small (low wattage) heaters and LED or CFL grow lights. You can connect multiple Optimum Connect Wi-Fi Timers to a single router (typically 15 devices) so you can control more than one grow room appliance from your home internet connection. The Optimum Connect Wi-Fi Timer app is downloadable from the Apple store or via Google Play and once synchronized with the Optimum Connect Wi-Fi Timer you can set your timer to engage at increments of as little as 1 minute per hour, making it extremely useful for many applications such as flood and drain water pumps or dripper systems, where you may only need a few minutes of operation per hour.
For even further wireless integration the Optimum Connect Wi-Fi Timer can be paired with Amazon's Alexa or Google Home, so when your home you can simply ask either assistant to alter your Optimum Connect Wi-Fi Timer making this already unique product even more remarkable. The Optimum Connect Wi-Fi Timer has a manual override feature function on the side of the device to override the device if needed, it can also be overridden or altered via the Optimum Connect app. For those who value their security the Optimum Connect Wi-Fi Timer has been armed with several security features such as military grade A.E.S. encryption that uses dynamic key allocation and https encrypted channel, that prevents unauthorised entry into your Wi-Fi network and ensures the users privacy.
How to Use the Optimum Connect Wi-Fi Timer:
To use the Optimum Connect Wi-Fi Timer you will need your Wi-Fi router network SS ID and password. Depending on which operating system your using, download the app from Apple or Google Play or scan the QR code (also displayed below) in the instruction leaflet with your phone, tablet or web cam. Once downloaded you need to register the app, after which you will receive a verification code via SMS (text message). Once you have registered and received verification you can now synchronize the device, to do this plug in the Optimum Connect Wi-Fi Timer and switch it on, a Wi-Fi symbol will flash to indicate configuration mode and the app will ask you to add the device. Once the Optimum Connect Wi-Fi Timer is added you can then select what type of electrical device you want to program from the menu, typically you will need the electrical outlet option, after which you enter the main menu screen allowing you to setup your grow room appliances to the on/off times you deem fit. To restore factory settings press and hold the reset button on the front of the unit.
Apple QR code:
Google Play QR code:
Note: If you intend on using the Optimum Connect Wi-Fi Timer for HID grow room lighting you will need a contactor, because the in rush of power can overwhelm the Optimum Connect Wi-Fi Timer causing it permanent damage. However, using the Optimum Connect Wi-Fi Timer with HID grow lighting you will invalidate the 12 month manufactures warranty.