Z-Wave Controllers

Z-Wave is a popular home automation protocol that is not always straightforward to setup. This page will try to help you make sense of it all.

Upon first run, the zwave component will take time to initialize entities and entities may appear with incomplete names. Running a network heal may expedite this process.

Supported Z-Wave USB Sticks & Hardware Modules

Device Works on Linux Works on Windows Works on OSX
Aeotec Z-Stick Series 2    
Aeotec Z-Stick Series 5    
Pine64 Z-Wave Module    
Razberry GPIO Module    
ZWave.me UZB1    

Stick Alternatives

The alternative to a stick is a hub that supports Z-Wave. Home Assistant supports the following hubs with Z-Wave support: