Kasa Smart Launches its First Matter-Certified Smart Plug with Energy Monitoring – KP125M
IRVINE, Calif. – April 07, 2023 – Kasa Smart, a leading provider of smart home devices, today launched its first Matter-certified smart plug with energy monitoring, the KP125M Kasa Smart is one of the first companies to obtain the Matter 1.0 certification and the root certificate issued by the Connectivity Standards Alliance (CSA). With the addition of the KP125M, Kasa Smart continues to pave the way for creating a seamless smart home experience.
The most valuable feature of the KP125M is its energy monitoring capability. By monitoring energy consumption over time, users can make informed decisions about their energy consumption.
Furthermore, the KP125M offers advanced scheduling and timer capabilities, enabling users to time their smart plugs to automatically turn on and off any home electronic appliances, such as lamps, fans, humidifiers and more. The KP125M provides smooth LAN control, ensuring effective communication directly between devices, even if the home internet goes offline.
The KP125M is compatible with all certified smart home platforms, such as Apple Home, Amazon Alexa, Google Home, and Samsung SmartThings. With the Matter protocol and voice control, users can control all their smart home devices from a single app.
The KP125M boasts a compact and flame-retardant design to avoid blocking additional outlets and it is easy to set up with Bluetooth onboarding to ensure a smooth and fast configuration experience. The KP125M is UL certified and comes with a 2-year limited warranty.
The Matter protocol offers enhanced functionality, improved security, increased energy efficiency and better connectivity to make it easier to control home's devices remotely. Matter devices offer a seamless and user-friendly experience for consumers to allow for easy setup and management of smart home devices. Matter devices are also future proof to ensure compatibility with future updates and advancements in technology, keeping users’ smart home systems up-to-date and compatible with new devices and features.
Pricing & Availability
- KP125MP2 (2-Pack), Kasa Smart Wi-Fi Plug Slim, Energy Monitoring, Matter, has an MSRP of $39.99 and is available on Amazon.
- KP125MP4 (4-Pack), Kasa Smart Wi-Fi Plug Slim, Energy Monitoring, Matter, has an MSRP of $69.99 and is available on Amazon.
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