MODERN DAY TECH
By: Eric from ModernDayTech
The Aqara Cube is a unique device to control multiple smart home accessories but it is limited to controlling only other Aqara Products. Until now! With the help of some friends, we learn how we can get the Aqara Cube to work with any Homekit enabled accessory.
Thank you to both Shane & Shay for coming up with these clever ways to enable the Aqara Cube with HomeKit. Check out Shay's Channel & Check out Shane's Channel.
Also, if you want to see another effective way to program the Aqara Cube for Homekit, check out Simon's video from HomekitNews.
PROS - inexpensive, interesting way to control your smart home accessories,
CONS - doesn't natively work with Homekit Alexa or Google, rotate gesture doesn't work,
ADDITIONAL DISCLOSURE: All Aqara review units were provided by Aqara for a honest review. Read more about MDT's Ethics, here.