Effortless Nest HomeKit Integration

Starling Home Hub is truly plug-and-play. Simply connect Starling Home Hub to your home Internet router using the supplied Ethernet cable, and plug in the micro-USB power cable. Then, configure your hub using your web browser on your iPhone, Mac or any device on your home network. You'll be ready to go in under 5 minutes, and no apps or downloads are needed.

Go to, and we'll automatically find your hub on your home network

Sign into your Nest Account or Google Account

Scan the QR code on your hub using your iPhone, or any device on your home network

That's it! All your Nest devices are now in the Apple Home app, and linked to Siri

Nest Thermostat & Temperature Sensors

Monitor and control your home's heating, air conditioning and/or humidifer/dehumidifier system from anywhere. Works with all models of Nest Learning Thermostat, Nest Thermostat E (US/Canada), and Nest Thermostat E with Heat Link (UK/EU). Try with Siri:

  • Hey Siri, set the thermostat to 68 degrees.

  • Hey Siri, set the thermostat to cool.

  • Hey Siri, turn on the Living Room thermostat fan.

  • Hey Siri, set the humidity to 50%.

  • Hey Siri, turn on Eco Mode.

  • Hey Siri, what's the temperature in the Front Room?

Adjust your thermostat, Eco Mode, Fan, and Hot Water (EU/UK) settings

Check the temperature in any room using Temperature Sensors

Manage and automate control of your home's humidifier/dehumidifier

Nest Protect

Keep your family safe with smoke, carbon monoxide and motion notifications and automations. (Motion sensor not available on battery-powered Nest Protect models.)

Check on your Nest Protects from anywhere

Individual smoke, carbon monoxide and motion sensors for each Nest Protect

Create automations to take action if something's wrong

Nest Cam Indoor/Outdoor/IQ, Hello

Starling Home Hub works with every model of Nest camera currently available, plus the original Dropcam and the camera in the Google Nest Hub Max. View live video from all your cameras, with two-way audio, on iOS, Mac and Apple Watch. Use notifications and automations to receive motion, person, sound, package delivery or doorbell alerts, turn your camera on and off, and control other devices or run iOS Shortcuts when events happen, or when your camera detects specific faces (requires Nest Aware). Try with Siri:

  • Hey Siri, show me the Living Room Camera.

View live video from your Nest cameras with two-way audio

Rich camera event notifications and automations

Create powerful automations to improve convenience and safety

Play audio on your HomeKit speakers when someone rings your doorbell

Nest Secure (Guard & Detect)

Arm and disarm your Nest security system from anywhere. Check on open windows or doors using Nest Detect at a glance. Create automations to add convenience, like automatic disarm when you arrive home, while keeping your home secure. Try with Siri:

  • Hey Siri, set my Nest Guard to away (or stay, or off)

Arm or disarm your Nest Guard from anywhere

Check your windows and doors are closed at a glance

Create powerful automations to improve convenience and safety

Create iOS Shortcuts to trigger complex actions on Nest device events

Nest × Yale Lock

Lock and unlock your Nest × Yale Lock from anywhere. Create automations to add convenience while keeping your home secure, like automatically locking your door when you're the last person to leave. Try with Siri:

  • Hey Siri, unlock my Front Door

One touch to lock or unlock, on iPhone, Mac or Watch

Control Auto-Relock, One-Touch Lock and Privacy Mode directly from the Home app


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