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Honeywell Lyric Round Wi-Fi Thermostat Second Generation

Honeywell Lyric Round Wi-Fi Thermostat Second Generation
alaScore 90

3 reviews

Mar, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 reviews of Honeywell Lyric Round Wi-Fi Thermostat Second Generation. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 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 Honeywell Lyric Round Wi-Fi Thermostat Second Generation is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 90/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by: (cnet.com)

Honeywell Lyric Thermostat Second Generation

 

Honeywell's version didn't work all that well. Rather than relying on an algorithm to adjust the heat and A/C like the Nest, the Lyric used geofencing tied to the location of your phone. (You set a radius and when your phone leaves that area, your...

Honeywell's $250 second-gen Lyric thermostat works with Apple's HomeKit platform, so you can tell Siri to adjust the temperature for you -- along with other related commands. You can also control the Lyric 2.0 via the SmartThings and Lutron apps.

Sure, Apple fans can set up Siri voice control with this thermostat, but HomeKit isn't all that easy to configure and even then, it isn't particularly reliable. And you can forget about geofencing; Honeywell's location-based Home/Away feature didn't...

It may be version 2.0, but Honeywell still has a lot of kinks to work out with this temperamental HomeKit-compatible thermostat.

Feb, 2016

TopTenREVIEWS - Excellence Award - Awarded for excellence in design, usability and feature set

Expert review by: John Carlsen (toptenreviews.com)

Honeywell Lyric 2nd Generation Review

 

Of the programmable thermostats we tested, the Honeywell Lyric is one of the best for temperature control and customer support. Technology like geofencing and multistage temperature control increase its energy efficiency. Still, it can be difficult to...

The Honeywell Lyric has the best customer support of any programmable thermostat in our review.

The thermostat's interface can only be used for basic temperature control.

The Honeywell Lyric is an excellent thermostat with a sleek design. Its smart technology can regulate temperature while you're home and turn it down to save energy while you're away, but you may want a professional to set it up for you.

Jan, 2017

Expert review by: (toptenreviews.com)

Honeywell Lyric

 

Honeywell Lyric comes from a long line of innovative programmable thermostats. Read our full review to see how it measures up to this legacy.

Honeywell Lyric has the best customer support of any programmable thermostat in our review

The thermostat and its mobile app can be difficult to use

Honeywell Lyric is an excellent thermostat with a sleek design. However, it is not as easy to use as the other programmable thermostats in our review.