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homebridge-broadband v1

Homebridge Plugin for Broadband speed measurement as Temperature sensor

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Homebridge plugin for checking your broadband speed

This homebridge plugin exposes a new temperature sensor to HomeKit to see your broadband speed at home. It also has new characteristics to see the download- and upload speed, also your ping within i.e. Elgato EVE app. It also supports Fakegato.

See Images for more details.

Installation instructions

After Homebridge has been installed:

sudo npm install -g homebridge-broadband@latest --unsafe-perm

Example config.json:

 "bridge": {
 "accessories": [
     "accessory": "Broadband",
     "name": "Broadband",
     "maxTime": 5,
     "interval": 60


Attributes Required Usage
accessory Yes Must be "Broadband"
name No Name for the Accessory (Default: Broadband)
maxTime No The maximum length of a single test run in seconds (Default: 5s)
interval No Interval for checing the broadband in mins (Default: 60min)

See Example Config for more details.

Supported clients

This plugin have been verified to work with the following apps on iOS 11.2.5:

  • Apple Home
  • Elgato Eve

Known issues | TODO



You can contribute to this homebridge plugin in following ways:

  • Report issues and help verify fixes as they are checked in.
  • Review the source code changes.
  • Contribute bug fixes.
  • Contribute changes to extend the capabilities

Pull requests are accepted.

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