openHAB Alternatives and Similar Software

Alternatives to openHAB for Linux, Windows, Mac, iPhone, Android and more. Filter by license to discover only free or Open Source alternatives. This list contains a total of 25+ apps similar to openHAB.

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The list of alternatives was last updated: 1/17/2020 7:11:00 AM

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    Open-source and privacy-first home automation with an emphasis on local control and backed by a worldwide community. Runs on Raspberry Pi or local server. .

    • Home Assistent had more customizable interface settings and is going to be the leading Home Automation tool soon if it isn't already. See the forums for some examples Guest • Aug 2019 Disagree   Agree
    • HassOS, an OS made for running Home Assistant makes installing new apps very straightforward through addons. Lovelace UI is also extremely flexible and customisable. Guest • Jan 2019 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • User friendly updates, auto discovery of devices, supports almost all protocols. Configuration in YAML might take some time to get used to. Guest • Oct 2017 • 0 agrees and 3 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone ... BSD Self-Hosted Python Raspberry Pi Kodi icon
  • Google Home

    Formerly known as Google Cast, Home provides a control center to setup, manage and control Chromecast, and Google Home devices. CHROMECAST FEATURES • Easily browse trending and popular content from your Chromecast-enabled apps. • Use search to find content by movie, TV show or actor*. • Play, pause and change volume across all your Chromecast devices. • Customize your TV screen with beautiful imagery. • Discover new apps, offers and content.

    Free Windows Android iPhone Chrome OS Android Tablet ... iPad Chrome

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  • ioBroker

    ioBroker is an integration platform for the Internet of Things, focused on Smart home, Building Automation, Smart Metering, Ambient Assisted Living, Process Automation, Visualization and Data Logging. It aims to be a possible replacement or extension for software like f.e. fhem, OpenHAB or the thing system by the end of 2015. ioBroker is the successor of CCU.IO, a project quite popular in the german HomeMatic community.

    • It is written in JavaScript and very flexible and robust. Guest • Oct 2018 Disagree   Agree
    • Easy to use, endless possibilities. hendrikschulze1Oct 2017 Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web Android ... iPhone iPad Self-Hosted Node.JS

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  • Domoticz

    Domoticz is a home automation system that lets you monitor and configure various devices like lights, switches, various sensors/meters like temperature, rain, wind, UV, electricity, gas, water and much more. Notifications/alerts can be sent to any mobile device. It is designed to operate in various operating systems. The user-interface is a scalable HTML5 web frontend, and is automatically adapted for Desktop and Mobile Devices. Compatible with all browsers.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Home

    With the new Home app, you can securely control all your Homekit accessories from your favorite iOS device. Have your iPhone turn off the lights. See who’s at the front door from your iPad. And even control things remotely with the help of Apple TV. The Home app makes all your connected devices work harder — and smarter — for you.

    Free iPhone iPad Apple Watch

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  • FHEM

    FHEM (TM) is a GPL'd perl server for house automation. It is used to automate some common tasks in the household like switching lamps / shutters / heating / etc. and to log events like temperature / humidity / power consumption.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Jeedom

    Jeedom is a complete home-automation software. With Jeedom, you can do many things, such as : - Manage the safety of goods and people, - Automate heating for better comfort and energy savings, - View and manage energy use to anticipate expenses and reduce use, - Communicate by voice, SMS, e-mail or mobile applications, - Manage all of the home’s automatic devices: shutters, gate, lights, etc... - Manage multimedia audio and video devices, and connected objects.

    Free Personal Linux My Sensors Raspbian Raspberry Pi

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  • Nest Mobile

    Control your home's temperature from your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch with the Nest Mobile app. Last-minute trip? Change the temperature from the ski slopes. Coming home early to a cold house? Turn up the heat on your way. The Nest Mobile app allows you to adjust your Nest Learning Thermostat from anywhere. Please note that the Nest Mobile app can only be used with a Nest Learning Thermostat. To buy a Nest thermostat, go to (USA and Canada only).

    Free iPhone iPad

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  • HomeGenie

    HomeGenie, Home Automaton Server in the Internet Of Things era Despite of what the name could suggest, HomeGenie it is not just for Home Automation. Yes, it is for sure automation for "home"... meant to be a friendly and fully customizable automation system, easy to use for everyone, but still powerful and fully featured. HomeGenie is your Internet of Things buddy.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android Android Tablet ... Windows Phone Self-Hosted

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