Safety and Security Features: Audible Alert, Auto Shutoff, UL Listed
Sustainability Certifications: Energy Star Certified
HVAC Compatibility: Central AC, Electric, Gas, Oil
Compatible With: Nest app, Amazon Alexa, Apple Watch, Google Assistant
Material: Metal, Plastic
Battery: 1 Lithium ion, Required, included
Warranty: 2 year limited warranty. To obtain a copy of the manufacturer's or supplier's warranty for this item prior to purchasing the item, please call Target Guest Services at 1-800-591-3869
Item Number (DPCI): 085-00-0744
Meet the Nest Learning Thermostat. It learns what temperatures you like, turns itself down when you’re away and connects to your phone. It has a big, sharp display. And it’s proven to help save energy. In independent studies, the Nest Thermostat saved an average of 10% to 12% on heating bills and 15% on cooling bills. We’ve estimated average savings of $131 to $145 a year.
I had a 1st generation Nest thermostat (indeed, it was what led me to purchase items from every category in the Nest product catalog), but they all vanished in the 2017 Tubbs fire in northern California. I was impressed how much the on-screen support during installation had improved when I installed a third generation Nest thermostat in our current, and temporary, rental home.
Set up was much easier than expected. It did require about 30 min to charge the internal battery which I didn't expect, but was fine since I had other house chores to do while I waited. The instructions were very clear and easy to follow, tools needed came with the device and connected to wifi was simple. Would recommend and plan to look for other Nest products.
First of all, when I purchased the Nest Thermostat, it was operated by Nest Labs and I really like their mobile app to manage the device. Google has now purchased the company and is pushing everyone to a Google account which is not what I want. Also, my Nest thermostat has failed updates many times rendering the device useless (W5 error). The same one has been replaced now 5 times. Anyway, I l