Sonoff TH10/16 WiFi Relays Support Temperature and Humidity Probes

Sonoff are dirt cheap WiFi AC/DC relay systems based on ESP8266 selling for about $5 with board and case. They are made by ITEAD Studio, and the company has now new versions supporting up to 16A @ 250V, and with a 2.5mm connector to connect external temperature and humidity probes.

sonoff-th10-temperature-humidity-probeTwo models are available Sonoff-TH10 (10A max) and Sonoff-TH16 (16A max) with the following specifications:

  • SoC – Espressif ESP8266 Tensila L106 32-bit MCU up to 80/160 MHz with WiFi
  • Connectivity – 802.11 b/g/n WiFi with WPA/WPA2 support
  • Relay
    • Sonoff-TH10 – HK3FF-DC5V-SHG supporting 90 to 250 VAC input, up to 10A (2200 Watts)
    • Sonoff-TH16 – Hongfa HF152F-T supporting 90 to 250 VAC input, up to 16A (3500 Watts)
  • Terminals – 6 terminal for mains and load’s ground, live and neutral signals.
  • Misc – 4-pin 2.5mm jack for external probes, LEDs for power and WiFi status
  • Dimensions – PCB: 89.1 x 45.0 x 1.2mm
  • Temperature range – -40 ℃ to 125 ℃

The company also offer two probes to connect the sensor jack: one based on AM2301 sensor for temperature (-40 to +80 °C, +/- 0.5 °C) and humidity (10 to 90%, +/- 3%), and an a waterproof temperature probe based on DS18B20 supporting  -55 to 125 °C range.

sonoff-th16-connection-diagramThe wireless relays can be controlled with eWeLink app for Android or iOS, where you can manually turn on and off the load, but also set temperature and/or humidity threshold to start and stop a device. Some technical details, most related to the hardware like PDF schematics, can be found on the Wiki.

ITEAD Studio now have a nice portfolio of inexpensive device for “smart home”. Please note that (AFAIK) none of the items have UL or TUV safety certifications, so use them at your own risks.

itead-smart-home-productSonoff-TH10/TH16 and sensor probes can be purchased on ITEAD Studio’s Sonoff-TH page with Sonoff-TH10 selling for $7.50, Sonoff-TH16 for $8.60, Sonoff Sensor-AM2301 temperature & humidity sensor for $4.30, and Sonoff Sensor-DS18B20 waterproof temperature probe for $3.50. Shipping is not included but only adds a couple of dollars, if you select the cheapest (and slowest) options.

Thank to Harley for the tip.

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7 years ago

By the way, I would not use these with 16 Amp or even 10 Amp with those tention only connections. But for up to 5 Amp they should be safe enough. Tough personally I would like to use these for sensors only.

Would love to use Easy Esp firmware on them

7 years ago

Also checkout ESPurna firmware as done by Xose “Tinkerman” Pérez for Sonoff

7 years ago


That article is truly hilarious 😀

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