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Review of Honeywell Wi-Fi Programmable Touchscreen Thermostat + Free App (Model: RTH8580WF)
4.00 stars Good Form 198 Reviews
Reviewed on: March 21, 2018 Author: BoolPool.com
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  • Easy to install, use and program
  • Features 7 day programming with 4 program period/day
  • Large easy to view touch screen controls
  • Remote control through Wi-Fi for comfort
  • Packed with features and universally compatible
  • Helps in reducing power bills up to 33%
  • Easy to follow, detailed instructions


  • Remote control is dependent on Wi-Fi
  • Requires C-wire system
Review Summary

This is the summary of consumer reviews for Honeywell Wi-Fi Programmable Touchscreen Thermostat + Free App (Model: RTH8580WF). The BoolPool rating for this product is Good, with 4.00 stars, and the price range is $109.83-$157.49.

The Honeywell RTH8580WF Wi-Fi Programmable Touchscreen Thermostat + Free App helps in easy view and convenient control from anywhere anytime. It also keeps one alerted of temperature swings and make adjustments remotely. The Wi-Fi enabled thermostat allows remote access via smart phones, tabs or computer systems. It comes with a free app for Apple and Android devices and is Universally Compatible - meaning works with virtually any system type (C-wire required). The device features a large easy to read touch screen display and a 7 day programming with 4 program periods per day.

The device continuously pre-heat/cool homes as per the pre-programmed times with an energy savings of up to 33%. It is designed to download software updates and security through secured network by permanently and/or temporary hold. The device also provides the ability to view local weather from web portal or app. This thermostat is designed for intelligent alerts like high/low temperature notification of temperature swings and/or loss of Wi-Fi connection etc. Some other features include - filter change indicator; vacation programming feature; degree F or C temperature display and 12 or 24 hour clock display.

However, some users find the Wi-Fi programming a little difficult to set up, and if the connection is lost to the router, then nothing can be done on the thermostat remotely.

Overall, the Honeywell Wi-Fi Programmable Touchscreen Thermostat (Model:RTH8580WF) is highly recommended by users for its ease of installation and use, quality, reliability and versatility within affordable price range. 

User Voice
Easy to install Helps in reducing power bills Rock solid reliable and versatile Help from instruction, website, videos, customer care is available
Review Group #: 1 Rating :
5.00 stars
11 Reviews See Details
The thermostat works well Difficult with buggy Wi-Fi connectivity Wi-Fi setup is little confusing/difficult If Wi-Fi connection is lost, then nothing could be done remotely System is very simple
Review Group #: 2 Rating :
3.00 stars
13 Reviews See Details
The Wi-Fi programmable thermostat is easy to install and program Directions are super detailed and easy to follow Can control from smart phone Actually works as advertised
Review Group #: 3 Rating :
4.50 stars
17 Reviews See Details
Needs a 5-wire system, works with 4-wire system too The system requires power from your heating/cooling system Clearly marked terminals on mounting plate The install is simple or little less simple depending on how AC system is wired Difficult instructions as per some
Review Group #: 4 Rating :
4.50 stars
24 Reviews See Details
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Rating : 4.00 stars Form 198 Reviews
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