What are Smart Actions are and what they do?

Released On: 2020-08-27 20:14:22Last update time: 2021-04-05 18:01:32

Smart Actions is a function provided by the Kasa app that enables device interconnections and home automation. There are four types of Actions that can be created: “Motion Sensing”, “Control with a Switch”, “Schedule a Scene” and “Auto-off Timer”. The chart below will show what each smart action is able to do, and which devices are supported for that given feature.

 

Smart Actions

What can this Smart Action do?

Minimum requirements

Supported devices

Motion Sensing

When a Kasa Camera detects motion, turn on a Smart Plug, Bulb or Switch.

 

Optional auto-off timer can be applied to turn off the Smart Plug, Bulb or Switch certain minutes after it’s been turned on.

One Kasa Camera, and One Kasa Smart Plug, Light or Switch

Kasa Camera: KC100, KC110, KC120, KC200, KC105, KC115, KC300, KC310

 

Kasa Smart Plugs: HS100, HS103, HS105, HS107, HS110, HS300, KP100, KP200, KP400

 

Kasa Smart Switches: HS200, HS210 KIT, HS220

 

Kasa Smart Lights: KL50(B), KL60(B), KL110, KL120, KL130, LB100, LB110, LB120, LB130, LB200, LB230, KL430/KL430E

 

Control with a Switch

Extending the Smart Switch control to other Kasa Smart devices. Turn on/off a group of devices with the Smart Switch all together.

One Kasa Smart Switch, and one Kasa Smart Plug or Light

Kasa Smart Switch: HS200, HS210 KIT, HS220

 

Kasa Smart Plugs: HS100, HS103, HS105, HS107, HS110, HS300, KP100, KP200, KP400

 

Kasa Smart Lights: KL50(B), KL60(B), KL110, KL120, KL130, LB100, LB110, LB120, LB130, LB200, LB230, KL430/KL430E

 

Schedule a Scene

Schedule a “Scene” to be turned on automatically at the time specified

One Kasa Smart Plug, Light or Switch

Kasa Smart Plugs: HS100, HS103, HS105, HS107, HS110, HS300, KP100, KP200, KP400

 

Kasa Smart Switches: HS200, HS210 KIT, HS220

 

Kasa Smart Lights: KL50(B), KL60(B), KL110, KL120, KL130, LB100, LB110, LB120, LB130, LB200, LB230, KL430/KL430E

 

Auto-off Timer

Whenever a Smart device is turned on, turn it off after a specified amount of time

One Kasa Smart Plug, Light or Switch

Kasa Smart Plugs: HS100, HS103, HS105, HS107, HS110, HS300, KP100, KP200, KP400

 

Kasa Smart Switches: HS200, HS210 KIT, HS220

 

Kasa Smart Lights: KL50(B), KL60(B), KL110, KL120, KL130, LB100, LB110, LB120, LB130, LB200, LB230, KL430/KL430E

 

 

Q1: How many Smart Actions can I create?

A: Up to 50 Smart Actions can be created under one Kasa account.

 

Q2: How many Smart Actions can be enabled at a time?

A: Up to 3 Smart Actions can be enabled at the same time.

 

Q3: Why does my app say “coming soon” in the Smart Actions tab?

A: Smart Actions is rolling out stage-by-stage to Kasa users.

 

Q4: How to set up Smart Actions?

A: Log in with your Kasa account, access the Smart Actions tab on Kasa app, and click the “+” button at the upper right corner of the “Add an action” button. You when then be able to create Smart Actions.

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