I have many Sonoff devices, mostly basic switches. Once I name a device something I can no longer see the MAC address in the app. I also have several routers and APs. I would like to be able to give the devices a name in the router's database so I can identify which Sonoff is connected to what AP etc. It would be VERY USEFUL and probably very easy to supply the MAC address under device information in the phone app.
I also have several devices that work with the Smart Life app and it does show the MAC of each device. That has allowed me to name the devices in my router and monitor each one's status on my network.
So my request is to please improve the phone app by enabling it to show the MAC address of Sonoff devices. At it stands it is impossible to tell one from another when looking at the network unless I am missing a trick that will let me connect my device named Barn Light SW with a MAC address.
This feature it is a MUST HAVE. Plead add this into the APP please!
I noticed the Android app updated the other day and was hopeful that this feature had been added. Disappointed that is was not...
Yes, this feature is absolutely essential for managing a group of devices. Of course, I should have kept a record as I renamed each one, but now it's too late.
I've just spent a few hours using google WiFi to monitor traffic to see when IP got busy when repeatedly switched - eventually got the lot (and tagged them with a serial no and the last two digits of the MAC, so it should not be a doddle to match again if needed.)
PLEASE ADD THIS FEATURE. IT IS THE ONLY APP THAT DOESN'T SHOW DEVICE MAC ADDRESS
Hi, I will also appreciate this feature that is very useful for managing the devices on router level.
yes is a good idea
They did it. The latest version of ewelink shows the MAC address under settings for each device.
I just checked each of my Sonoffs (10) and they are all sitting at 2.6.0 and it says that that is the latest firmware. I'm in Australia, maybe they are rolling out the updates to regions in sequence.
EW can you please tell me what firmware you have on your devices?
My devices are running firmware version 2.6.0 but that has nothing to do with showing the MAC address. The key to that is your ewelink version. Make sure you have the latest. I am running Android 3.5.6.