Gosund Smart Plug

Basically gosund smart plug available in 10Amp and 16 Amp with single and dual socket with rectangle and circle design.

Gosund mini smart plug for UK doesn’t not support IFTTT, only compatible with Alexa and google, apart from that for USA products they are compatible with IFTTT, Google and Alexa, so many features under the basket you can enjoy with just little amount to spend.

Overview of all Gosund smart plug

These smart plugs are compatible with 2.4G Wi-Fi networks and can be controlled right from your smartphone. Simply plug your appliance to this Wi-Fi smart plug then plug it into your wall outlet. You can control which appliances to turn on/off without getting up from your sofa.

Gosund Smart Plug

Features

  • Automatically turn on/off lights and fans or connected devices, this would allow you to save some energy bill when not in use.
  • Simply set scheduled timers for different appliances and let your wifi plug do the heavy lifting for you.
  • All you need is a Wi-Fi network, android 4.4, ios 8.0 and your home will be truly connected.

Instruction Manual of Gosund Step By Step

How To Setup Gosund smart plug?

Initial Installation

  1. Search for Go Smart App on App store/Google Play Store, or just scan the QR code below to download.(For iPhone, you can use build-in camera to scan the QR code. For Android, you may need barcode scanner to do that.
  2. Please confirm the App icon before downloading.)
  3. PS: You can also add this smart plug to smart life app directly if you already have it on your phone, it is compatible and works the same way
  4. Register an account and memories the password, enter your email address or your phone number, then obtain verification code to complete the registry

How do I connect my Gosund smart plug?

For Easy Mode Installation

  1. Please make sure that plug has connected with electricity at the beginning then open the “Smartlife”APP.
  2. Tap the Add Devices or the + at the upper right corner of the page and select Electrical Outlet.
  3. Long Press off/on for 5 second until light indicator flashing and interface page steppes then Add Device page as above
  4. Choose the local Wi-Fi and make sure enter the correct password
  5. Wait for configuration then tap Done

Ap Mode

  1. If the Easy mode connection failed, please remove and install the smart plug into your power outlet again. When you make sure the indicator light is quickly blink again for Easy mode, hold the power button for about 7seconds to plug to AP mode
  2. Once you see the indicator light slowly blink (every 7 seconds ), you can start to try the AP mode connection
  3. First go back to the Add Device “+” interface, choose the AP Mode on the upper right corner
  4. Then Long press on/off button until the indicator light flashes slowly
  5. Make sure the indicator light is flashing slowly and confirm it in App
  6. Choose your 2.4G Wi-Fi and enter the password and confirm it in App
  7. Tap “Connect now” and choose Wi-Fi hotspot named “SmartLife-xxx”, then go back to Go Smart application
  8. Wait till successful configuration and then tap “Completed”

How do I connect my Gosund smart plug to Alexa?

Requirements

  1. Amazon Alexa Device and Alexa App
  2. The Smart Plug connected with Go Smart App
  3. Go Smart App user ID and password. Open Alexa app and choose Skills & Games –> Search for Go Smart –>ENABLE TO USE –>Enter the Go Smart account

Authorize to use

–>Choose Go Smart. And then, the devices you added on will sync to Alexa App. You can also ask Alexa to discover new devices for you in this moment

How to ask Alexa to turn on/off Smart Plug

First you need to set exact name for the plug on Go Smart app. If not, Alexa may tells you: “Sorry, I can’t find the device named xxx…” You can say to Alexa “Alexa, turn on/off bathroom plug”, this command will help you to do the work

Things you can do with Alexa

  1. Voice Control the smart plug
  2. Remote Control the smart plug via Alexa App.
  3. Add the smart plug to certain groups on Alexa App For other questions about Alexa, please find out with Amazon Alexa support page, or contact us for help directly by email

Tips for using Alexa Voice Control

  1. Please make sure the device name you set for the smart plug is unique and recognizable for Alexa voice assistant
  2. You should make sure all the smart devices names at your home are no repetitive and recognizable for Alexa
  3. Voice assistant system needs the exact command to do the work

How to Connect with Google Home?

After you connected the smart plugs with go smart app successfully, you can start to link them to

Google Home app

  1. Open Google Home app and find “Set up device” –>Click “Works with Google”
  2. >Search go smart –>Enter your go smart account –>Authorize to use
  3. After that you will see the smart plug in the home page of Google Home as “Linked to you”,but you still haven’t set the device name and assign a home or a room for it
  4. Now click the device that “Linked to you” or open “Works with Google” again to manage your linked devices
  5. Follow the steps and set up the device names, rooms and home for the smart plug, you won’t be able to voice control it before you complete that.

How do I reset my Gosund smart plug?

  • You can reset smart plug from smart app by going at the bottom of the app and see a Factory reset button.

Or

  • You do physically by pushing the on/off plug button for about 8 second until you see the light indication initially fast and then turn slow, this will confirm that your plug is reset.

Connect with Your Cellphone Instruction

Requirements: 2.4GHz Wi-Fi condition at home

  • If you only have 5GHz Wi-Fi router, you will not be able to complete the connection
  • If you are using a dual Wi-Fi router and it broadcast 2 Wi-Fi signals, make sure that your phone was connected with the 2.4GHz Wi-Fi signal, it should be the Wi-Fi signal that next to “_5G”
  • If you are using a dual Wi-Fi router but it broadcast only 1 Wi-Fi signal, you will have to manage your Wi-Fi router and change the settings to have 2.4GHz Wi-Fi

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