Oct 19, 2016
Lower cost device said to deliver value in the smart thermostat market
TORONTO - ecobee Inc. has announced the launch of its ecobee3 lite smart thermostat. The company said the new device is designed to deliver superior comfort, control, and energy savings at a lower cost. The thermostat will be available for purchase across North America on Oct. 31, 2016.
“The new ecobee3 lite delivers the many features of a premium smart thermostat - beautiful design, superior comfort, and an intuitive customer experience - but it’s kinder to our customers’ wallets,” said Stuart Lombard, president and CEO of ecobee. “ecobee3 lite upholds our continued promise to make customer’s lives simpler and better.”
Like the company’s flagship product, ecobee3, ecobee3 lite features an easy to use touchscreen interface and pays for itself in less than a year, said the company. For smart home integration, ecobee3 lite also integrates with Amazon Echo, Apple HomeKit, Samsung SmartThings, and IFTTT.