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Description

The Rachio Smart Sprinkler Controller changes the way you water. It makes running your sprinklers easy and convenient while saving you water and money. Rachio automatically creates a watering schedule that lowers your water bill and ensures the beautiful yard you want, while the mobile app gives you access to your sprinkler system from anywhere. Plus, Rachio is compatible with nearly any sized yard and smart home platform.

This is the companion app to the industry leading Rachio Smart Sprinkler Controller.

 Free in Google Play

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched May 14, 2014 (about 5 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 29 days, on average.

May 16
2019
(Current)
Version 3.14.2

The Rachio app got a makeover! Check out what's new in the most recent app release:

• The status bar and headers have been redesigned for a sleeker look.
• History has been moved to the More menu to make more room in the bottom navigation.
• The Zones tab has been renamed to Yard.
• Setting your controller location is now easier than ever with our improved autofill feature.
• Added support for exciting upcoming features!
• Bug fixes and performance enhancements.

May 15
2019
Version 3.14.1

The Rachio app got a makeover! Check out what's new in the most recent app release:

• The status bar and headers have been redesigned for a sleeker look.
• History has been moved to the More menu to make more room in the bottom navigation.
• The Zones tab has been renamed to Yard.
• Setting your controller location is now easier than ever with our improved autofill feature.
• Added support for exciting upcoming features!
• Bug fixes and performance enhancements.

May 13
2019
Version 3.14

The Rachio app got a makeover! Check out what's new in the most recent app release:

• The status bar and headers have been redesigned for a sleeker look.
• History has been moved to the More menu to make more room in the bottom navigation.
• The Zones tab has been renamed to Yard.
• Setting your controller location is now easier than ever with our improved autofill feature.
• Added support for exciting upcoming features!
• Bug fixes and performance enhancements.

Apr 24
2019
Version 3.13.1

The Rachio app got a makeover! Check out what's new in the most recent app release:

• The status bar and headers have been redesigned for a sleeker look.
• History has been moved to the More menu to make more room in the bottom navigation.
• The Zones tab has been renamed to Yard.
• Setting your controller location is now easier than ever with our improved autofill feature.
• Bug fixes and performance enhancements.

Apr 10
2019
Version 3.13

The Rachio app got a makeover! Check out what's new in the most recent app release:

• The status bar and headers have been redesigned for a sleeker look.
• History has been moved to the More menu to make more room in the bottom navigation.
• The Zones tab has been renamed to Yard.
• Setting your controller location is now easier than ever with our improved autofill feature.
• Bug fixes and performance enhancements.

Mar 07
2019
Version 3.12.2

Check out what's new in our recent Rachio app release:

New Features:
• Ever wish you could adjust your Rachio 3 light bar? Wish no longer! Go to your controller settings to adjust your light bar brightness to off, low, or normal.
• Flow calibration got a makeover! Calibration now gives you real time feedback on flow, allowing you to calibrate more quickly and accurately.

Improvements:
• Added support for upcoming features
• Added support for pro users
• Bug fixes and performance enhancements

Feb 25
2019
Version 3.12.1

Check out what's new in our recent Rachio app release:

New Features:
• Ever wish you could adjust your Rachio 3 light bar? Wish no longer! Go to your controller settings to adjust your light bar brightness to off, low, or normal.
• Flow calibration got a makeover! Calibration now gives you real time feedback on flow, allowing you to calibrate more quickly and accurately.

Improvements:
• Added support for upcoming features
• Added support for pro users
• Bug fixes and performance enhancements

Feb 20
2019
Version 3.12

Check out what's new in our recent Rachio app release:

New Features:
• Ever wish you could adjust your Rachio 3 light bar? Wish no longer! Go to your controller settings to adjust your light bar brightness to off, low, or normal.
• Flow calibration got a makeover! Calibration now gives you real time feedback on flow, allowing you to calibrate more quickly and accurately.

Improvements:
• Added support for upcoming features
• Added support for pro users
• Bug fixes and performance enhancements

Jan 22
2019
Version 3.11

New year, new Rachio features! Check out what is included in the most recent Rachio app release:

New Features:
* Meet the new inbox! All of your important Rachio messages will show up here.
* Flow users can now manually set their baseline to support low flow zones like drip.
* Tablet support is here! Your app is now optimized for any device you may want to use it on.

Improvements:
* Shared access users can now update Wi-Fi on shared controllers.
* Bug fixes and performance enhancements.

Dec 02
2018
Version 3.10.3

New Features:
* Meet the new devices screen! From here, you can quickly check controller status or complete actions like Quick Run!
* Shared access users can now receive emails or notifications about flow monitoring alerts.

Improvements:
* You can now tap push notifications to go to the home screen of that specific controller.
* Flow monitoring alerts can now be customized in your settings.
* Groundwork for an upcoming feature for our Flow Meter customers…
* Minor bug fixes.

Nov 19
2018
Version 3.10.2

New Features:
* Meet the new devices screen! From here, you can quickly check controller status or complete actions like Quick Run!
* Shared access users can now receive emails or notifications about flow monitoring alerts.

Improvements:
* You can now tap push notifications to go to the home screen of that specific controller.
* Flow monitoring alerts can now be customized in your settings.
* Groundwork for an upcoming feature for our Flow Meter customers…
* Minor bug fixes.

Nov 12
2018
Version 3.10.1

New Features:
* Meet the new devices screen! From here, you can quickly check controller status or complete actions like Quick Run!
* Shared access users can now receive emails or notifications about flow monitoring alerts.

Improvements:
* You can now tap push notifications to go to the home screen of that specific controller.
* Flow monitoring alerts can now be customized in your settings.
* Groundwork for an upcoming feature for our Flow Meter customers…
* Minor bug fixes.

Nov 11
2018
Version 3.9

Check out what's new in the Rachio app!

New Features:
• New look for the Quick Run feature, along with new functionality that allows you to manually run schedules straight from Quick Run.
• Added the ability to maintain current shared access connections when transferring ownership of a device.
Improvements:
• Added a step in onboarding to name your controller.
• Added time limitations to Quick Run and Manual Cycle and Soak to prevent irregular behavior.
• Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Sep 25
2018
Version 3.8.3

Read up on what's new in the Rachio app!

New Features:
• App will now update controller firmware before flow meter pairing if necessary.

Improvements:
• Added warning for users configuring schedule runtimes that may cause irregular schedule behavior.
• Added limitations to hourly schedules to prevent irregular Weather Intelligence behavior.
• Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Sep 24
2018
Version 3.8.2

Read up on what's new in the Rachio app!

New Features:
• App will now update controller firmware before flow meter pairing if necessary.

Improvements:
• Added warning for users configuring schedule runtimes that may cause irregular schedule behavior.
• Added limitations to hourly schedules to prevent irregular Weather Intelligence behavior.
• Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Sep 03
2018
Version 3.8

Rachio has a new update! Read up on what's new.

New Features:

New in-app troubleshooting to help users when their controller falls offline.
Added inactive flow checks for our flow users.
Added functionality to Weather Intelligence Plus to update users' weather station if the station stops reporting data and to notify users of new, closer stations.

Improvements:

Added limitations to schedule run times to prevent irregular schedule behavior.
Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Aug 15
2018
Version 3.7

Rachio's season of innovation continues! Keep sharing your feedback with us. We're listening!

New Features:

Added the option to transfer controller ownership during onboarding.
Added the ability to customize pressurization time in controller settings.
Improvements:

User interface improvements.
Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Jul 24
2018
Version 3.6.4

New Features:
Added ability to transfer ownership of a controller to another user via Shared Access menu
Added Signal Strength indicators and Firmware version for Wireless Flow Meters

Improvements:
Updated Moisture Graph to better display forecast information
Bug fixes and performance improvements

Jul 17
2018
Version 3.6.3

New Features:
Added ability to transfer ownership of a controller to another user via Shared Access menu
Added Signal Strength indicators and Firmware version for Wireless Flow Meters

Improvements:
Updated Moisture Graph to better display forecast information
Bug fixes and performance improvements

Jul 10
2018
Version 3.6.1

Rachio's season of innovation continues! Keep sharing your feedback with us. We're listening!

New Features:
New “Garden” vegetation type.
New “Drip Line” nozzle type.

Improvements:
Improved visibility for Rain Sensor status.
Usage reporting was improved for users with flow sensor issues.
Bug fixes and performance improvements.

May 31
2018
Version 3.6

Rachio's season of innovation continues! Keep sharing your feedback with us. We're listening!

New Features:
New “Garden” vegetation type.
New “Drip Line” nozzle type.

Improvements:
Improved visibility for Rain Sensor status.
Usage reporting was improved for users with flow sensor issues.
Bug fixes and performance improvements.

May 19
2018
Version 3.5.1

Rachio's season of innovation continues! Keep sharing your feedback with us. We're listening!

Improvements:
Day View was improved to give you better insight into what is watering and when.
Bug fixes and performance improvements.

New Features:
Flow Sensing features were released for flow meter users. This includes things like flow calibration, system alerts for high and low flow leaks, and optional auto shutoff for problem zones.

Fix:
Various crashes

May 16
2018
Version 3.5

Rachio's season of innovation continues! Keep sharing your feedback with us. We're listening!

Improvements:
Day View was improved to give you better insight into what is watering and when.
Bug fixes and performance improvements.

New Features:
Flow Sensing features were released for flow meter users. This includes things like flow calibration, system alerts for high and low flow leaks, and optional auto shutoff for problem zones.

May 13
2018
Version 3.4

Rachio's season of innovation continues! Keep sharing your feedback with us. We're listening!

Improvements:
Day View was improved to give you better insight into what is watering and when.
Bug fixes and performance improvements.

New Features:
Flow Sensing features were released for flow meter users. This includes things like flow calibration, system alerts for high and low flow leaks, and optional auto shutoff for problem zones.

May 06
2018
Version 3.3.2

Gallons were gone, now they’re back! We’ve added additional support for features on our new products, the Rachio Wireless Flow Meter and Rachio 3.

Improvements:
*Schedule and calendar icons were changed to droplets.
*Bug fixes and performance improvements.

New Features:
*Usage Units toggle was added to allow users to view usage in Time or Estimated Gallons.
*Rachio Accessories screen was added, to prepare for the release of the Wireless Flow Meter.
*Weather Intelligence Plus support was added.

Apr 18
2018
Version 3.3.1

Gallons were gone, now they’re back! We’ve added additional support for features on our new products, the Rachio Wireless Flow Meter and Rachio 3.

Improvements:
*Schedule and calendar icons were changed to droplets.
*Bug fixes and performance improvements.

New Features:
*Usage Units toggle was added to allow users to view usage in Time or Estimated Gallons.
*Rachio Accessories screen was added, to prepare for the release of the Wireless Flow Meter.
*Weather Intelligence Plus support was added.

Apr 16
2018
Version 3.3

Gallons were gone, now they’re back! We’ve added additional support for features on our new products, the Rachio Wireless Flow Meter and Rachio 3.

Improvements:
*Schedule and calendar icons were changed to droplets.
*Bug fixes and performance improvements.

New Features:
*Usage Units toggle was added to allow users to view usage in Time or Estimated Gallons.
*Rachio Accessories screen was added, to prepare for the release of the Wireless Flow Meter.
*Weather Intelligence Plus support was added.

Apr 04
2018
Version 3.2

* We added a new feature called Delay Between Zones to alleviate some major pain points for our well and pump users.
* The Up Next section of the app got a face lift, along with some new functionality!
* Cards are now tappable, and bring you to the Run and Skip Detail screens.
* Run Detail screen informs you of the details of your scheduled run, including what zones will be running and when!
* Skip Detail screen tells you why your schedule is skipping with more details

Mar 20
2018
Version 3.1

Get ready for the season of innovation at Rachio!

Updates:
• Usage graphs have been improved to give more insight into your water use.
• UI improvements in zone selection on during schedule creation.
• Improved moisture graph experience for international users.

Mar 06
2018
Version 3.0.1

Get ready for the season of innovation at Rachio!
Updates:
• Modern redesign with improved Home screen and tabbed layout, making the app easier to use than ever.
•Expanded Remote control with new run, pause, and skip features.
•Enhanced Custom Run functionality to order, set and manage zone queue.
•Refined Weather Intelligence, with a new EXCLUSIVE Wind Skip feature.
•Optimized schedule options that allow dynamic start times to end waterings before sunrise or begin after sunset.

Mar 02
2018
Version 3.0.0

Get ready for the season of innovation at Rachio!
Updates:
• Modern redesign with improved Home screen and tabbed layout, making the app easier to use than ever.
•Expanded Remote control with new run, pause, and skip features.
•Enhanced Custom Run functionality to order, set and manage zone queue.
•Refined Weather Intelligence, with a new EXCLUSIVE Wind Skip feature.
•Optimized schedule options that allow dynamic start times to end waterings before sunrise or begin after sunset.

Aug 01
2017
Version 2.8–236

Fix for large number of devices and remote control usage.

Jul 30
2017
Version 2.8–235

Fix calendar caching

May 24
2017
Version 2.8–233

Fix copy from Gen 1 to Gen 2

May 15
2017
Version 2.8–231

Fix Google Map
Fix water savings issue

May 08
2017
Version 2.8–229

Fix for watering date on zone card

Apr 11
2017
Version 2.8–228

Fix missing button issues.

Jul 26
2016
Version 2.6–205

Add support for controller brownout events. A brownout will signify bad solenoid or wiring issue.

Jul 06
2016
Version 2.6–204

Metric fixes related to custom nozzles
Zone setup fixes

Jun 22
2016
Version 2.6–203

More information for shared devices
Fix Android N crashes
Fix event crashes

Jun 21
2016
Version 2.6–202

Jun 10
2016
Version 2.6–201

Jun 01
2016
Version 2.6–200

Apr 25
2016
Version 2.5.1–177

Apr 07
2016
Version 2.3.17–167

Oct 25
2015
Version 2.2.7–122

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Our smartphone app dramatically enhances your sprinklers. Let the Rachio Iro design the perfect irrigation schedule for your landscape, or fine tune your schedule as you see fit.


Instead of running your sprinklers on a unchanging, static schedule, replace your sprinkler controller with Rachio Iro and bring the power of the cloud to your irrigation system. Rachio Iro uses modern irrigation techniques plus the power of weather data to create custom irrigation schedules for your yard.


Iro owners on average use 30% less water than without Rachio Iro.


Flexible Schedules
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New Activity Screen
The new activity screen displays your watering activity in a single, organized place.


Preferred Weather Stations
Choose any local or personal weather station to ensure your Iro has the most accurate weather data available.


New Dashboard
The new dashboard puts everything you need to know in one place. Monitor your Rachio Iro's status, schedule changes, watering zones, and more.


Know Your Zones
Easily see past, present, and future watering and even choose a photo for each zone.

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4
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