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Best HomeKit buttons and remotes 2022

Eve Button in use in a living room setting
Eve Button in use in a living room setting (Image credit: Eve)

HomeKit is a great way to control your home with Siri or the Home app on your iPhone, iPad, or Mac. But you might not always have a device around to make all of the HomeKit magic happen. This is where the best HomeKit buttons and remotes come into play. Simply press and watch your favorite HomeKit accessories come to life. We have rounded up all of the best HomeKit buttons and remotes to help you choose the perfect one for your home.

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The best HomeKit buttons and remotes are a convenient way to bring your smart home scenes and automations to life with a simple press. Their compact nature allows placement in the most accessible spots in your home, such as a table or the wall near your light switches. The Eve Button's beautiful design is one of our favorites as it blends right in with the most modern decor. This button also supports three HomeKit actions and is ready to connect right out of the box.

Already own some Philips Hue gear and are looking for a remote that can pull double duty? Then take a look at the Philips Hue Dimmer Switch. This switch comes in a familiar remote form factor that supports 10 Hue lights and can also perform up to four independent HomeKit tasks. The Hue Dimmer is also the perfect substitute for a traditional light switch and can mount to your walls with double-sided tape.

Christopher spends most of his time writing and dreaming about all things HomeKit. If you wish to join him on his quest to automate everything, you can follow him on Twitter at @itschrisclose.