Home Control iPhone and iPad Apps
Apps to Control Lights, Thermostat and Appliances Using Apple iOS Devices
Ever wish you could control a light with your iPhone, iPod or iPad? How about adjusting the thermostat or checking a web cam and unlocking a door? The following apps let you to do all this and more. Each app featured below requires an interface which allows the iPhone, iPod or iPad to communicate to INSTEON devices in your home. These devices include wall switches and dimmers, plug-in lamp and appliance controllers, thermostats and more.
Note: App prices may change. Be sure to check the App Store for the most current version and price information. Support for these applications provided by the developer. App support information is available through the App Store page.
INSTEON® Hub App
The new INSTEON Hub connects you to your home from any smartphone or tablet. Control INSTEON light bulbs, wall switches, outlets and thermostats. Receive instant email or text alerts from motion and water leak sensors while you're away.
Just start with the Hub, select the INSTEON devices for your home and enjoy.
Requires the INSTEON Hub.
How INSTEON® Hub App works:
MobiLinc and MobiLinc Lite - Using Wi-Fi or Cellular communication, MobiLinc supports control and real-time monitoring of up to 1024 INSTEON or X10 devices, 1024 scenes, and 1024 programs on your iPhone or iPod touch anywhere in the world. With MobiLinc Pro and your iPhone or iPod touch, control all of your lights, thermostats, devices, programs and irrigation system while on vacation or away from home. With MobiLinc and the many INSTEON devices available, home automation from the palm of your hand has never been easier. MobiLinc Pro works with the following INSTEON interfaces: SmartLinc and ISY-99i central controller.
MobiLinc Works with the Following INSTEON Controllers:
MobiLinc HD for iPad App
Turn your iPad into a central home automation center for the entire house!
From the intuitive and realistic thermostats, keypads, switches, and other devices, MobiLinc HD is so simple to use anyone, including your guests, can navigate even the most complex of all home automation setups with ease. If you can turn on a switch, you can use MobiLinc HD.
MobiLinc HD Works with the Following INSTEON Controllers:
How MobiLinc HD for iPad App works:
Indigo Touch App
For Mac users, the Indigo Touch App will work with Indigo 5.0 software and an INSTEON PowerLinc Controller. It has been optimized for an iPhone, iPad or iPod touch, using WiFi, 3G or EDGE communication to remotely control lighting, appliances, HVAC and sprinklers on your INSTEON network. View Indigo defined Variables and access real time status updates of all INSTEON hardware.
Indigo Touch Requires Indigo Software AND
Available in the App Store:
eKeypad M1 Works with the Following INSTEON Controllers:
Cortexa's free iPhone app gives you access to all of the controls of your home's Cortexa controller right in the palm of your hands. Watch streaming cameras, turn your lights on or off, turn the thermostat up or down, arm the security, turn the whole-home audio on and much more right from your iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. The Cortexa home automation controller along with iPhone application delivers security and peace-of-mind for homeowners by helping reduce the time, effort, energy and cost of running your home.
- Control of indoor/outdoor lighting (dimmers and switches)
- Whole home audio control
- Access security to view armed zones and arm and disarm system
- View live cameras including those w/ PTZ control
- Control thermostats throughout the home /li>
- Control events/scenes
- View current weather and future forcast
- View systems by individual rooms or in their entirety
Available in the App Store:
Cortexa App Requires the Following Hardware:
- Installed Cortexa Home Automation Controller Version 5
- INSTEON PowerLinc Modem (Serial Interface)properly connected to the Cortexa Hardware (1 of the following connected within the home):
How Cortexa App works:
Looking for Android Apps?
Check out our collection of Android Apps for Controlling Your Home.