Last Updated: 2024 Jan 25
 
  • Related Products: SwitchBot Hub 2, SwitchBot Hub Mini Matter

Preparation

Before setting up devices using Matter, you will need the following:
Devices
  • SwitchBot Hub 2/SwitchBot Hub Mini Matter
  • iPhone

and

  • A HomePod Mini/Apple TV
Software
  • SwitchBot App: version 6.25.1 or newer
  • SwitchBot Hub 2 Firmware: version 0.7-0.5 or above
  • iOS 16.5 or newer
  • Homepod Mini 16.5 or newer
When using our app, tap the Matter Configuration via your SwitchBot Hub 2/Hub Mini Matter to update firmware version automatically. Make sure all devices are on a 2.4Ghz Wi-Fi network.
Note: Unlike the regular Hub Mini, the Matter-enabled  Hub Mini has a Type-C connection terminal.
 

Getting started using Matter.

When you're ready to get started, select the SwitchBot Hub 2/Hub Mini Matter icon on our app's homepage and enter the your Hub 2/Hub Mini Matter device page. Click the Settings icon in the upper right-hand corner to enter and scroll down to the Matter settings option and click to enter. We can then choose to download our device QR code image or copy its number.

Resetting your SwitchBot Hub 2/Hub Mini Matter.

Now, before adding Hub 2/Hub Mini Matter to your Apple Home app, you will need to reset Hub 2/Hub Mini Matter.
For Hub Mini Matter, press the button on SwitchBot Hub Mini Matter for 15 seconds.
For Hub 2, press and hold the On and Off buttons on SwitchBot Hub 2 for 15 seconds, and release them after hearing a drip sound. Then select Add Device in the Apple Home app.
Please Note: Backlight and alert settings will also be reset.

Adding Hub 2/Hub Mini Matter to Apple Home.

Can't find a Matter QR code on the back of Hub 2/Hub Mini Matter?

If you can't find a Matter QR code on the back of your SwitchBot Hub 2/Hub Mini Matter, we recommend copying the number of your device from our app. After copying the number, enter the Home app. Select Add Accessory in the upper right-hand corner, then click More Options, My Accessory Is Not Here, and Add with Code.
A paste button will appear after long pressing, paste the copied number, press continue, and enter the adding process.

Comments

2 comments

  • florin.irimia.is

    toujours limité à 6 appareils via matter?

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  • kct

    When will Matter be out of Beta phase and allow more than 6 devices to be connected? Works well but becomes very expensive if you want to use multiple devices.

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