Smart Switches vs Traditional Switches: Why it's Time to Make the Switch

Imagine yourself arriving at home, and you’re wondering in the dark trying to flip on the light switches one by one. Don’t you think there should be a better way to perform this mundane tasks. If you are one of those in Malaysia household or offices thinking of this, then smart switches are the thing you should seriously consider. 


Home Automation is the New Norm

In the current digital era, smart switches are rapidly making an appearances as the new norm in home automation. These innovative devices allow you to control your lights from your smartphone, voice commands, or even through the internet. They offer a level of convenience and efficiency that traditional switches simply can’t match.


Why Smart Switches?

You’d gain incredible convenience with smart switches installed at your property – turning on the lights in your house as you’re driving home, so you can walk into a well-lit home; or, switching them off  automatically as you leave your house, thus saving energy and reducing your electricity bill. 

Smart switches also offer advanced scheduling options, so you can have your lights turned on or off at specific times of the day or week. All these are incredible conveniences available at your finger tips via the smart application installed on your mobile phone. 

Beyond On and Off

Smart switches offer the modern consumers a level of customized personalization which  traditional switches simply can’t match. With traditional switches, you can only turn a light on or off. But, with smart switches, you can dim your lights, change the color of your bulbs, or even set them to different scenes (like “movie mode” or “reading mode”) at the tap of your finger. These options allow you to create the perfect ambiance for any occasion and can make a huge impact on the overall look and feel of your home.


Integration & Security

Many smart switches in the market can be integrated with other smart home devices such as Amazon Alexa, Google Home, and even your home security system. This is called home automation integration. The benefit of having this integration is that it’d allow wider control of a larger automated ecosystem, meaning you can even control the lighting system in your property with just a few simple commands or even with voice commands. 


Save up on electricity bills!

Well, the most important benefit of smart switches is their less-well known function to make your home more energy-efficient. You can achieve this by creating schedules for having your lights turned on or off according to your personal household preferences. This would lead to reduction of energy consumption for the entire household, and thus lowering your electricity bill. You can even set certain lights to turn off automatically if you’re not home, further reducing energy consumption.


Well, slightly more expensive, but ROI in long-run

Of course, some may think that smart switches are additional costs compared to traditional switches. They can be slightly more expensive than traditional switches, and installation can sometimes be a bit more complex, and configuration can be daunting for those that are un-initiated. But in the long run, the benefits of smart switches far outweigh any initial cost or effort.



In summary, smart switches at home is definitely a stepping stone to the future for home automation. They offer convenience and customization that traditional switches can’t match, and furthermore can manage more make your home more energy-efficient. Do no hesitate anymore, it’s time to make the switch (no-pun intended) and upgrade your home’s technology today!


Enquire Now

Listen, we know a lot of you are still using traditional switches in your homes. And we get it, change can be scary. But let us tell you, it’s time to make the switch (pun intended) to smart switches. These bad boys are going to take your home automation game to the next level. 

With the ability to control your lights from your phone, voice commands and even remotely, it’s going to make your life easier. Trust us, you don’t want to be the last one on the block without smart switches. They offer a level of convenience, energy efficiency and customization that traditional switches just can’t match. 

So don’t be afraid of change, embrace it and make the switch to smart switches today! WhatsApp us at +6012-3239920/+6012-3239920 or e-mail us at [email protected].

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