Belkin Expands WeMo Family with Smart LED Lighting and App Enhancements at the 2014 International CES

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belkinLas Vegas – January 06, 2014 – Continuing to evolve the WeMo platform of simple, ingenious connected home products, Belkin today announced a range of new WeMo devices including the WeMo LED Lighting Starter Set and new WeMo Smart LED Bulbs. Also available for the WeMo line at CES is a revised Android and iOS app offering improved functionality and enhanced lighting features. Belkin’s new WeMo line-up will debut at CES Unveiled on January 5, 2014 at the Mandalay Bay and will be on display at the Belkin’s booth, South Hall 3 #30451, from 7-10 January, 2014.

Belkin’s new LED Lighting Starter Set and WeMo Smart LED Bulbs allow you to control, schedule and dim your smart LED bulbs from anywhere. As easy as replacing a standard light bulb, the WeMo Smart LED Bulbs work through the WeMo Link and are controlled via Wi-Fi and the WeMo app. The long-lasting bulbs are 60-watt equivalent with 800 Lumens and 3000 Kelvin for a bright, pleasing warm white light. Fully dimmable, WeMo Smart LED Bulbs can be controlled individually or in groups. The WeMo LED Starter Set includes two LED Smart Bulbs and a WeMo Link, which can support up to 50 individual Smart bulbs. Individual WeMo Smart LED bulbs also will be sold separately.

“Since first launching at the 2012 International CES, WeMo has become a major player in the connected home thanks to its simple, scalable, and affordable nature – words not typically associated with the connected home,” said Ohad Zeira, director of product management for WeMo. “As the most approachable entry point into the Smart Home, we are excited to introduce new products and app upgrades in 2014 that will continue that trend, as well as grow our business with various future partners to expand WeMo’s presence throughout the house.”

WeMo LED Lighting Starter Set (F5Z0489) – £99.99/€99.99
WeMo Smart LED Bulbs (F7C033) – £29.99/€34.99

In addition to growing the WeMo product family in 2014, Belkin also will upgrade the award winning WeMo app to include enhanced sunrise/sunset rules, a simulated occupancy or vacation mode setting and a countdown timer.

Availability
The WeMo LED Lighting Starter Set and WeMo Smart LED Bulbs will be available in spring 2014. The latest version of the WeMo app with the upgraded features will launch in February for both Android and iOS.

Turn lights on/off or schedule from anywhere

Fully dimmable

60W equivalent bulbs last up to 23 years

Vacation mode automatically turns lights on/off to simulate occupancy

Dim to sleep – gradually dim lights to fall asleep more naturally

Warm white light similar to incandescent bulbs

Works with the WeMo app, available for Android or iOS

In addition to growing the WeMo product family in 2014, Belkin also will upgrade the award winning WeMo app to include enhanced sunrise/sunset rules, a simulated occupancy or vacation mode setting and a countdown timer.

Availability
The WeMo LED Lighting Starter Set and WeMo Smart LED Bulbs will be available in spring 2014. The latest version of the WeMo app with the upgraded features will launch in February for both Android and iOS.

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