Some of the highest-rated electrical switches include the Etekcity Energy Saving Programmable Remote Control Plug and Outlet Switch Kit, according to Amazon.com, with an overall rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars, and the Honeywell Econoswitch 7-Day Solar Time Table Programmable Switch for Lights and Motors, with an overall rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars, as of October 2015. Each of these products has more than 1,000 reviews on Amazon.
Selling for around $30 as of October 2015, the Etekcity electrical switch has features such as a remote control to help power hard-to-reach appliances and built-in child protection. The battery life on this switch is about 50 hours with normal use and batteries are included. It offers special features such as a learning function, small size and little to no interference. This switch requires two 12-volt batteries. More than 77 percent of the reviews for this switch are 5-star reviews.
The Honeywell Econoswitch sells for around $35 as of 2015 and has features such as easy installation and an intuitive three-button interface. When time changes, the switch's daylight savings time kicks in, so there's no need to manually program the switch. This Honeywell model comes with clear instructions and a sleek design that mounts flush with the wall. Around 84 percent of this switch's reviews are 5-star reviews.