Switch on your home with Samsung SmartThings

Get your Smart Home Starter Kit, exclusive to RACV

  • RACV Smart Home Starter Kit


    RACV SmartThings home automation starter kit box

  • We ship to you

    $299

    (plus $13.50 postage and handling)

    We'll send the RACV Smart Home Starter Kit anywhere in Australia for you to set up your smart home yourself. 

  • We install for you

    $378

    (including installation valued at $79)

    If you live in the Melbourne metropolitan area*, you can have a trusted RACV Smart Home specialist deliver and set up the Smart Home Starter Kit in your home. They'll even teach you how to use it and how to connect any existing compatible smart home devices.

How do I turn my home into a smart home?

  • 1

    Request your Smart Home Starter Kit

    Get started online or talk to us on 13 27 56.

  • 2

    Choose how you get your kit

    Choose our shipping option and install it yourself. Or, if you live in the Melbourne metropolitan area*, remove the hassle and have an RACV Smart Home specialist install the hub and sensors in your home.

  • 3

    Switch on your smart home

    Enjoy connecting, monitoring and controlling compatible smart devices in your home so they work in sync with your life.

What’s in the RACV Smart Home Starter Kit?

Samsung SmartThings Wifi Hub

SmartThings Wi-Fi hub

The brain of your smart home is a powerful mesh Wi-Fi router that doubles as a smart home hub. Connect compatible devices like your Smart TV, voice assistant, sensors, lights (and more) wirelessly and control them through the SmartThings app to get everything working together.

1 in each Smart Home Starter Kit.

Specifications

Samsung SmartThings Motion Sensor

SmartThings motion sensor

Monitor your home for unexpected movement with adjustable sensors. Create a home that’s really yours using home automation to turn connected devices on or off when someone enters or leaves a room.

3 in each Smart Home Starter Kit.

Specifications

Samsung SmartThings Multipurpose Sensor

SmartThings multipurpose sensor

Keep your home safe with sensors that monitor what’s going on when you’ve left your home and receive alerts if doors and windows open unexpectedly, or if vibrations are detected from glass breaking. 

2 in each Smart Home Starter Kit.

Specifications

Plays well with many leading products

See more compatible products  →

Better, smarter, further Wi-Fi


SmartThings Wi-Fi Hub features Plume, self-optimising Wi-Fi technology, to create a secure, reliable, and fast Wi-Fi network for your whole home.

Samsung SmartThings wifi hub product
 

No more Wi-Fi dead zones

Eliminate poor Wi-Fi coverage areas in your home. A single SmartThings Wi-Fi hub covers up to 140 square metres.

 

Goodbye to buffering

Plume learns how to use your home Wi-Fi and prioritises the devices that need it the most, taking your Wi-Fi through the fastest path.

 

Simple network control

Put your kids’ screen time on pause by controlling Wi-Fi access on their devices. When guests visit, customise a Wi-Fi password just for them so you can control what they access and for how long.

 

More secure home Wi-Fi

Plume protects your network from malware and viruses making your home Wi-Fi safer. It even automatically updates itself, so you don’t have to worry about it.

Switch on your smart home today

Get started online or chat with an RACV Smart Home specialist on 13 27 56.

Get started

One app, many devices

Monitor and control all your compatible smart home products using the SmartThings app. Receive alerts when there’s activity in your home or create your ideal smart home experience by setting connected devices to turn on or off when people come and go with SmartThings Automations.

Discover what the app can do for you.

Samsung SmartThings app on a smart phone

Resources

Samsung SmartThings smart home products on a lounge room table

Want to know more? Check out our RACV Smart Home Starter Kit frequently asked questions.

FAQs 

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Product specifications

What are Z-Wave and ZigBee?

Z-Wave and ZigBee are wireless radio frequency communication protocols designed for control, monitoring, and status-reading of connected devices. In other words, Z-Wave and ZigBee are the different languages your SmartThings Hub and devices use to talk to one another.

For more detailed explanations of these protocols, visit:

What frequencies do Z-Wave and ZigBee use in Australia?

The Samsung SmartThings WiFi Hub and any other devices using Z-Wave protocol and sold via RACV use the the Australian frequency and are legally compliant:

  • Z-Wave: 921.4MHz, 919.8MHz
  • ZigBee: 2.4GHz

Samsung SmartThings Wi-Fi hub:

  • Model Number: ET-WV525BWEGAU
  • Colour: White
  • Dimensions (W x H x D): 11.99cm x 2.95cm x 11.99cm
  • Weight: 208.65g
  • Protocol: ZigBee, Z-Wave
  • Power Source: Wall powered

Samsung SmartThings multipurpose sensor:

  • Model Number: GP-U999SJVLAHE
  • Colour: White
  • Dimensions (W x H x D): 4.37cm x 1.37cm x 5.18cm
  • Weight: 40.82g
  • Protocol: ZigBee
  • Power Source: Battery
  • Battery Type: CR-2450 battery

Samsung SmartThings motion sensor:

  • Model Number: GP-U999SJVLBHC
  • Colour: White
  • Dimensions (W x H x D): 5.66cm x 5.03cm x 5.56cm
  • Weight: 95.25g
  • Protocol: ZigBee
  • Power Source: Battery
  • Battery Type: CR2 battery

*Terms and conditions: Installation of SmartThings is only offered in the Melbourne metro area (premises in postcodes 3000 – 3210). The RACV Samsung SmartThings Terms and Conditions apply and are available here. Installation of the SmartThings Starter Kit does not qualify for a reduction in RACV Home Insurance premiums. RACV reserves the right to withdraw any associated offer at its own discretion. Please choose carefully as RACV does not offer a refund if you simply change your mind about purchasing a SmartThings Starter Kit.