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MyQ Chamberlain smart garage kit dropped to $23 on Amazon

Even though Amazon's Prime Early Access sale, or October Prime Day, ended, some deals are still available today. This kit can make any standard garage door smart -- and it's only $23 on Amazon.
Written by Maria Diaz, Staff Writer on
MyQ Chamberlain Smart Garage Control

MyQ Chamberlain Smart Garage Control

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No more wondering if you left the garage door open at night: The Chamberlain Smart Garage Control can make even your late 90s garage door smart. With this small, simple hub that adds Wi-Fi capability, you can use the MyQ app to check if the garage was left open or closed and even control the garage remotely.

The smart control set includes a garage door sensor and a hub. The sensor determines the current status of the garage door and communicates to the hub via Bluetooth. The hub is connected to Wi-Fi via your phone's MyQ app, and works as a radio frequency (RF) remote control for the garage door. 

You can access the information from the MyQ app, then simply tap on "Close" from your phone. If you're looking for even more security, MyQ also has a separate garage camera

Most doors built after 1993 with safety sensors are compatible with this smart garage control.

The MyQ app has been simply life-changing for me. No matter how organized I try to stay in my daily life, the garage door still has me turning the car around just to make sure I've closed it. Now, I've added schedules to ensure the garage closes every evening in case I forget to do it myself (which happens at least three times a week).

Although this app isn't readily compatible with Alexa or HomeKit, it's the only app I truly don't mind being separate from my Apple Home app --  simply because the trouble is worth it. I can check on my garage from wherever I am and replace the pesky clicker with my trusty smartphone when I need to quickly grab something from the garage. Plus, the schedules have eliminated worry that has plagued me since I've had a garage.

Also: The best deals for under $20 on Amazon for October Prime Day

Even though the Amazon Early Access Sale is over, you can still benefit from a lower post-sale price. Be sure to add the MyQ Chamberlain Smart Garage Control to your cart today. After all, 20% off is a pretty great deal.

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