VIOLET are excited to announce the imminent rollout of the HTTPviaSD plugin. This plugin will allow users to load a configuration file onto SmartSwitch Lite via an SD card in the SD card slot to load a HTTP request onto a scene button. This opens up the ability to send a HTTP request to countless […]


VIOLET 1.5.0

Today VIOLET began rolling out VIOLET 1.5.0 for SmartSwitch Lite. If it hasn’t made it to your switch already, you can expect it over the next few days. In this article, we wanted to run through the changes so you know what to expect and also get a feel for where we are headed. VIOLET […]

Violet's SmartSwitch Lite wall mounted with a lamp above it and a dining table in the background

How SmartSwitch Lite Works

What Is the SmartSwitch Lite? Violet’s SmartSwitch Lite is a touchscreen light switch, or smart home control panel, that replaces a UK or European switch and allows you to control lighting and sound in your home. In that sense it is both a smart light system and a smart audio system in one. You can […]

Violet SmartSwitch Lite render exploded side with scenes screen and both euro and UK back box

SmartSwitch Lite Installation

Installing your SmartSwitch Lite is simple. Its slick design directly replaces standard switches so you can transform your home into a smart home almost immediately. First things first Before you set up your Violet SmartSwitch Lite, you need to ensure you have three things: A strong and stable Wi-Fi connection. This is because the SmartSwitch […]