Homey Firmware version 5.0 was released February 10, 2021
It took a while, but Homey v5.0.0 is finally here! It is packed with new features, improvements and countless bug fixes.
There are too many improvements and fixes to list them all, but below you will find a selection we are especially proud of:
- Upgrade Homey’s Zigbee engine
- Many bug fixes for Z-Wave, Zigbee, BLE and more
A good reading about the update path, Benefits of Homey v5.0 for Zigbee and Known Issues of Homey 5.0 with Zigbee is published by Athom support on the Support site here:
See the Homey v5.0.0 changelog for a more complete list of changes and fixes.
And for more info about using Zigbee in Homey Firmware v5.0.0 see the second post in this topic.
For the Developers:
- Introducing Homey Apps SDK v3 (check the changelog)
Reminder: SDK v1 End-Of-Life
With the introduction of Homey Apps SDK v3 we are dropping support for SDK v1. As announced in May 2020, SDK v1 apps will no longer work on Homey v5.0.0 and up. They will be automatically disabled. Additionally, SDK v1 apps will be removed from the Homey App Store in the near future.