Rain Bird st8o-2.0 Sprinkler Controller
What is Rain Bird st8o-2.0 Sprinkler Controller?
Rainbird smart irrigation controller is another Rain bird smart irrigation controller product that takes sprinkler system control to the next level, allowing you to add more value, versatility, and convenience to your automatic underground watering system remote.
Design and Features
- Smart Control: The Rain Bird App allows access to timer functions from anywhere at any time.
- Smarter Watering: Automatic seasonal adjustments can change the controller’s daily watering schedule according to the season, local weather, temperature, and humidity.
- 4 Watering Days options by zone: Custom days of the week, ODD calendar days, EVEN calendar days, Cyclic (every 1 – 14 days).
- Always Connected: Exclusive 3-way control allows connection from a mobile device to the timer through a WIFI network, direct from a mobile device to the timer when in range, or through the timer front panel.
- Easy to Install: Only requires two mounting screws, the installation guide below simplify step by step hardware installation and configuration.
- Voice Control: Compatible with Amazon Alexa, and Google Home Assistant.
- Notifications Alert: The Rain Bird app will inform you of what’s happening in your yard, and provide alerts for watering events, freeze warnings, or when watering has been delayed.
- Watering History: Better understanding of water usage through statistics and reporting capabilities.
- EPA Watersense Certification: Reduce your water consumption by as much as 30% and qualify for rebates from local municipalities.
- Fully Customizable: Every watering zone schedule can be set with a different name, picture, frequency, start time, and run time to ensure your plants are healthy and you have a lower water bill.
What’s in The Box
- Rain Bird st8o-2.0 Unit
- Mounting Screws
- Quick Start Guide
- User Manual
Setup and Installation
Rain Bird Application
Rain Bird st8o-2.0 Sprinkler Controller Review
- On-unit controls and battery backup
- Strong price-to-performance ratio
- The app is capable of managing multiple controllers
- Relatively cumbersome installation
- Very slow and rather limited mobile app