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Rain Bird ST8-2.0 Sprinkler Timer
ST8-2.0
This Rain Bird in-ground sprinkler controllers has
  • manual controls on the unit
  • a WaterSense certification
  • 8 control zones
  • weather proof box for mounting outside
  • Smart scheduling
Description
This Rain Bird in-ground sprinkler controllers has
  • manual controls on the unit
  • a WaterSense certification
  • 8 control zones
  • weather proof box for mounting outside
  • Smart scheduling

Ratings Scorecard

Test Results

Weather responsiveness

Weather responsiveness

How well the unit reads, adjusts to or responds to the actual weather forecast.

 /  5
Convenience

Convenience

Convenience is based on how easy each unit can be wired to your system, has buttons or controls on the unit, where unit can be mounted.

 /  5
WiFi

WiFi

WiFi is based on how easy it is to connect the unit to WiFi. Also if the unit can be controlled by an App.

 /  5

About

The Rain Bird ST8-2.0 is part of the Sprinkler Timers test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, In-Ground Sprinkler Controllers models like the ST8-2.0 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

Weather responsiveness How well the unit reads, adjusts to or responds to the actual weather forecast.

Convenience Convenience is based on how easy each unit can be wired to your system, has buttons or controls on the unit, where unit can be mounted.

WiFi WiFi is based on how easy it is to connect the unit to WiFi. Also if the unit can be controlled by an App.

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