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Hive Active Heating 2

Hive Active Heating 2
alaScore 97

126 reviews

Jun, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 126 reviews of Hive Active Heating 2. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Hive Active Heating 2 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 97/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Andy Vandervell (trustedreviews.com)

Hive Active Heating 2

 

Hive Active Heating from British Gas was a good first stab at a smart thermostat, but the likes of the Nest, Tado, Honeywell Evohome and Heat Genius all offered superior features, easier-to-use software or a combination of both. Hive Active Heating 2,...

Jul, 2015

Expert review by (stuff.tv)

Hive Active Heating 2 review

 

This smart thermostat is hot, hot, hot

Very easy to use ; Thermostat looks suitably stylish ; Geolocation now available

Not as smart as some rivals ; A little pricey

Simple enough for anyone to use and powerful enough to be useful

Apr, 2016

Expert review by : Chris Hall (pocket-lint.com)

Hive Active Heating 2.0 review: Style meets connected practicality

 

Of all the services offering to take control of your heating, Hive is probably the system that has the highest profile. That's in no small part due to plenty of marketing and a brand name that's instantly recognisable: British Gas. Hive Active Heating...

Quick installation, easy to use apps, attractive price

Potential for connection problems, no Windows Phone app

Hive Active Heating remains one of the more accessible smart heating systems. There are a growing number of rivals, but with British Gas pushing Hive, it's an easy option to select. The Hive universe is also set to expand, with support for zoned...

Oct, 2015

TechAdvisor Recommended

Expert review by : Gordon Thorn (techadvisor.co.uk)

Hive Active Heating 2 review

 

There are plenty of smart thermostat and heating systems available, but which is right for you? Here's our Hive Active Heating 2 review (including multizone) to help you decide

Nov, 2017

Expert review by (absolutegadget.com)

Hive Active Heating 2 review

 

Great smart home hub, but could do with better third-party device integration

Dec, 2016

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Fantastic Bit Of Kit

 

Purchased now just over two weeks ago, and wish I did it sooner. However was on sale and had a Very voucher so was a no brainier. Installation went ok, took me about 40 mins (Average diy'er). Did a lot of you tube and forums prior to purchase....

Apr, 2018

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Fantastic Bit Of Kit

 

Purchased now just over two weeks ago, and wish I did it sooner. However was on sale and had a Very voucher so was a no brainier. Installation went ok, took me about 40 mins (Average diy'er). Did a lot of you tube and forums prior to purchase....

Apr, 2018

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Great features

 

Installation was a bit tricky due to wiring !! Also batteries for thermostat were duds. ( Duracell too

Mar, 2018

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Fabulous

 

I've always wanted one. Just got it it set up today and loving how I can control my heating form anywhere. Especially when I'm on my way home from work.

Mar, 2018

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Fantastic

 

My husband fitted it himself which he says was easy, looks nice and a good mod con.

Mar, 2018