GE rebrands smart home business as CYNC, HomeKit support coming soon

GE Lighting is rebranding its C by GE smart home line as CYNC, ahead of a debut of several new products, and an imminent HomeKit support addition.

GE’s smart home line now dubbed CYNC — a stylized spelling of “sync” — is getting a shot in the arm. Alongside the new branding the company is introducing several new products including bulbs, a motion sensor, a switch, and a camera.

SYNC app by Savant

All products in the CYNC line aim to be easy to use and require no additional hub to operate.

To start, GE Lighting has an updated $20 color-changing Direct Connect Smart Bulb. It is joined by an indoor motion sensor and an adhesive wall switch that magnetically connects and can be moved around.

CYNC Outdoor Smart Plug

CYNC’s Outdoor Smart Plug features dual outlets in a weatherproof body. Each outlet has an independent cover and it connects over both Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.

The new CYNC Indoor Smart Camera has a compact design, articulating base, and can…

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