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Is the problem HomeKit, or LIFX

Is it just me or does anyone else have issues with HomeKit and LIFX. My HomePod always throws back “there was a problem with one of your devices” etc… and doesn’t turn on a light and then you ask again one or two more times and it works…
Any ideas how I can fix this, what the problem is? I’m on my 3rd router and the issues are the same… it’s so frustrating…
also, I don’t have any issues with my sensibo or August lock. It’s only LIFX lights …

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Which router are you using? I’m using Ubiquiti Unifi gear and my LIFX bulbs are fairly rock solid (I have about 40 of them too). There are also some HomeKit stability improvements in the new 3.50-BULB beta firmware for some of the bulbs (in particular, the Minis which have been historically flaky).

Are you using a single, or multiple, SSIDs and/or VLANs?

I have 3 SSIDs: One for my normal devices (laptops, phones, etc) which is dual-band and two more. The IOT and LIFX SSIDs are restricted to 2.4Ghz only. I don’t use VLANs (tried it, but mDNS Reflection is crappy) so they’re all on a single /24 network.