Hunter Fan Company Releases First HomeKit-Enabled Ceiling Fan

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Hunter Fan Company has announced that Signal, the first ceiling fan with HomeKit support, is now available for $379 through its website, Amazon, Build.com, Home Depot, Lowe's, Menards, and in lighting showrooms throughout the United States. The Symphony, a cheaper version with white blades, will launch in the fall for $329.

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Hunter Fan Company first introduced the Signal and Symphony at CES 2016 earlier this year. The smart ceiling fans connect to a home's Wi-Fi network and, through HomeKit, the fans are able to be controlled using Siri voice commands. Using Scenes and Triggers, the fans can interface with other HomeKit products like lights and thermostats for a full connected home experience.

Top Rated Comments

sevimli Avatar
58 months ago

$379 for 3 spinning blades and a light.

Or buy any other perfectly good Hunter fan for $60.

That doesn't compute.

This! hate when things get "smart" in front just to jack up the prices...
Score: 5 Votes (Like | Disagree)
chiefsilverback Avatar
58 months ago

$379 for 3 spinning blades and a light.

Or buy any other perfectly good Hunter fan for $60.

That doesn't compute.

I think the same comments were posted in response to the article reporting their announcement 6 months ago. Personally I don't think <$400 for a fan is excessive. In our last house we had $400+ Casablanca fans, they were near silent on low and could spin up a hurricane on high and not be too much louder (except the sound of rushing air). Compared to the cheap, rattling things I've experienced elsewhere I'd take the Casablanca's any day!
Score: 4 Votes (Like | Disagree)
TurboPGT! Avatar
58 months ago
$379 for 3 spinning blades and a light.

Or buy any other perfectly good Hunter fan for $60.

That doesn't compute.
Score: 3 Votes (Like | Disagree)
zhang96 Avatar
58 months ago
Can I use it as a Drone?
Score: 3 Votes (Like | Disagree)
WBRacing Avatar
58 months ago

Okay, that's cool.

Score: 2 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Zirel Avatar
58 months ago

$379 for 3 spinning blades and a light.

Or buy any other perfectly good Hunter fan for $60.

That doesn't compute.

An Hunter fan doesn't cost $60.
Score: 2 Votes (Like | Disagree)

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