Best HomeKit Door and Window Sensors in 2024

The best HomeKit door and window sensors allow you to keep an eye on your home through the Home app and notifications, while you are at home, or away. These easy to install sensors come in two pieces, using magnets for detection, and attach directly to most surfaces with double-sided tape. They're great peace of mind and pair well with any plans you may have for the best HomeKit garage door openers too. Here's our guide to the best HomeKit door and window sensors to help you pick the perfect one for your needs.

Know when your windows and doors open with these HomeKit sensors

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What does a window or door sensor do?

A window or door sensor for HomeKit connects to your home hub, attaches to a door or window, and then tells you when the aperture is open. This can be excellent for security purposes, letting you know what's happening around your house while you're not there.

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HomeKit door and window sensors are an easy to install way to report on the status of your home. These sensors provide instant notifications when their status changes, and even work with other HomeKit accessories, enabling powerful automations. We love the Eve Door & Window sensor for its fast response times, and modular design, allowing it to function even if your surfaces are not in the best shape.

Need a solution for your outdoor gates? Then check out the ismartgate Wireless Magnetic Sensor. This weather-resistant sensor can save you a trip outside by letting you know whether or not you left it open again. Regardless of the one that you choose, the best HomeKit door and window sensors will always let you know what is going on in your home.

Are you looking for more Homekit accessories? Consider our list of the best HomeKit products of the year.

Christopher Close

Christopher spends most of his time writing and dreaming about all things HomeKit and the Home app. Whether it is installing smart light switches, testing the latest door locks, or automating his households daily routines, Christopher has done it all.