Homekit outside wifi network

ios
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#1

Hi.
I managed to get Homekit working on iphone quite well but only within the home network. Although the Home assistant app works perfectly over the internet with Duckdns all the time( inside and outside home network), Homekit doesn’t reach Hassio when away from home.

Is there a trick to it, or is this a limitation of the Homekit?


#2

You need the hub at home to link your homekit. Can be ipad or apple tv.


#3

You need an Apple TV or HomePod to use HomeKit outside your home network


#4

I though it might be like that. To bad