Mar 13, 2017

Eve accessories only support the HomeKit standard

Eve accessories only support the HomeKit standard from Apple.

Eve accessories cannot work with products that do not support HomeKit.

Here is a list of many HomeKit accessories, including those in the Eve family:

Find accessories that work with Apple HomeKit (via

Eve requires an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch with iOS 10 or later. To control this HomeKit-enabled accessory, iOS 10.2 or later is recommended. Controlling this HomeKit-enabled accessory automatically and away from home requires an Apple TV with tvOS 10 or later or an iPad with iOS 10 or later set up as a home hub.

Devices That Have HomeKit Compatible Applications

HomeKit accessories can only work with iOS devices like the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch.

You will need HomeKit compatible applications to connect to HomeKit accessories.  Eve is one such application, and Apple's Home app found in iOS 10 is another.

No Android device supports HomeKit compatible applications.  No Android device can connect to HomeKit accessories.

Devices Not Compatible With HomeKit

Voice-activated speakers like the Amazon Echo (which uses Alexa technology) and Google Home are not compatible - they do not support the HomeKit standard.