The transition from C by GE to Cync is about to full with the roll out of the brand new app within the coming week. Existing C by GE apps ought to change to the brand new Cync app on their very own so long as folks have computerized updates enabled on their smartphones.
The resolution to rebrand C by GE to Cync, introduced in January 2021, was made to increase the model’s identification to greater than lighting into different good residence gadgets together with indoor safety digital camera, good plugs and switches.
A newly designed app was additionally a part of the rebranding, and contains parts from Savant woven into the look and toolkit, which incorporates permitting folks to identify merchandise and in addition add pictures of rooms to allow them to change the way in which the app seems for them.
They will probably be requested to log-in once more as soon as the Cync app installs, and in addition confirm their e mail handle. From there, two-factor authentication will probably be enabled.
The new Cync app ought to load robotically and substitute current C by GE apps on many smartphonesGE Lighting
All current knowledge, system connections and settings will roll over to the brand new Cync app. And if Alexa and Google Assistant are already tied to the C by GE app as nicely, they’ll proceed to work with the brand new Cync app as nicely. But folks will want to be on iOS 14 and up or Android 8 and up for the brand new app to work.
Cync will permit folks to stay on the prevailing C by GE app for now, in the event that they selected or if their working system cannot be up to date to assist Cync. There’s additionally a troubleshooting web page for anybody who is having bother downloading the brand new Cync app, or has further questions on how the brand new app will work of their residence.