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Light Switch; 3 Way, On Off, SmartThings Z-Wave Switch (ZWA038)

Aeotec Light Switch; 3 Way, On Off, SmartThings Z-Wave Switch (ZWA038)

Remotely control and intelligently automate your home's light switches

Rating (4.2)
Z-Wave Plus V2
700 series
Unit Price
Regular price $4499 USD
Calculated at checkout

Tired of fumbling for the light switch in the dark? Want to automate your lights for convenience and security? The illumino Switch, part of Aeotec's illumino range of switches, including illumino Dimmer Switch and illumino WallMote 7, is your answer! This ultra-easy-to-install smart switch transforms your regular lights into smart ones, controlled by your voice, phone, or even automations.

No electrician needed! Even if you're not a wiring whiz, the illumino Switch is designed for simple installation. Clear markings, secure terminals, and helpful online guides make setup a breeze.

Here's how the illumino Switch makes your life brighter:

  • Smart control: Turn lights on/off with your voice (via compatible hubs), phone, or right at the switch.
  • Automate for convenience: Set lights to turn on at dusk, turn off when you leave,or create custom scenes for movie nights or reading.
  • Schedule for peace of mind: Simulate occupancy while you're away for added security.
  • Works with your favorite systems: Compatible with leading hubs like SmartThings and Aeotec Smart Home Hub.
  • Fits seamlessly: Compact design fits most standard switch boxes, and uses standard North American faceplates.
  • Handles your lights: Powerful enough for LEDs, CFLs, halogens, incandescents,and even motors.
  • Any way: Automate up to 5 separate switches on a single relay, Illumino Switch is three-way compatible.
  • Repeater: Repeats Z-Wave signals up to 492 ft (line of sight) and S2 encryption and SmartStart software make for fast and secure inclusion into your network
  • Voice controlled switch: Voice control compatible with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant using compatible Z-Wave hub


  • Input Voltage: 110/120 VAC 50/60Hz
  • Max standby power: 0.6W
  • Continuous Maximum Load::
    • 960W LED, CFL, Halogen, Incandescent
    • ½ HP Motor
    • 1800W (15 A) Resistive
    • Tube lights (up to 3.5A maximum)
  • Resistive load: Max 1800W
  • Capacitive load: Max 960W (LED/CFL)
  • Inductive load: Max 380W (Motors)
  • Dimensions: 105 x 46 x 40 mm
  • Operating temperature: 32℉ to 122℉.
  • Z-Wave
    • Z-Wave Plus v2
    • Z-Wave Plus 700 series
    • Beaming
    • SmartStart
    • S2 auth, S2 unauth, Non-Secure

Installation & Manuals

Aeotec Illumino Switch wiring guides


A list of which gateways Aeotec products are compatible with is available at that link.

Shipping & Returns

Free US continental shipping for orders over $150; $5 for orders $99 or less. In most cases, any order received prior to 12:00 EST ships the same business day. Orders placed on a weekend or holiday will ship on the next business day. Shipping charges calculated at checkout.

No drop shipping - all stock warehoused in the USA so you won't be charged any import duties for shipments within the USA.

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    Free, Fast Shipping

    Free shipping in the USA for orders over $150. Or $5 for orders $99 and under.

  • 1 Year Warranty

    All new items, including open box, covered by 1 year warranty.

  • returns

    Hassle-Free Returns

    Returns within policy accepted up to 30 days after purchase.

Frequently asked questions

Can this switch control a ceiling fan with a built-in transformer (110VAC, DC motor, LED lighting)?

Yes, the illumino Switch can control the lighting in a ceiling fans if wired appropriately. However, using a dedicated fan switch is highly recommended.

Does the illumino Switch require a ground wire?

No, the ground wire is optional. The illumino Switch only requires live and neutral wires for power. However, it's recommended to use a ground wire for safety if available.

Does illumino Switch require a neutral wire in order to work?

The illumino Switch requires a neutral wire for operation. In older homes without a neutral wire, you may consider alternative smart home solutions like the Aeotec Nano Dimmer, which is specifically designed for such situations.

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