A: We put it outside under a covered patio.
A: Yes, you can.
A: Yes, you can. With the app you can setup the time, days, and a what hour you want to start watering.
A: Yes you may. You are able to set up your own schedule on where the sprinkler’s automatically turn on at a set time everyday. You are always able to manually turn them on as needed from anywhere off your phone as long as you have Wi-Fi connected at location being installed.
A: Either of those timers are ample replacements for your Orbit 57256.
|Name||8-Zone B-hyve Indoor Timer||4-Zone R3 Smart Irrigation Controller||R3 Smart Sprinkler Irrigation Controller, 8 Zone||B-hyve XR 16-Zone Smart Sprinkler Controller|
|Number of Zones||8||4||8||16|
|Smart Technology||Smart Timer,Wi-Fi||App Controlled,Smart Timer,Smart Watering,Voice Controlled,Wi-Fi||App Controlled,Smart Timer,Smart Watering,Voice Controlled,Wi-Fi||App Controlled|
|Compatibility Type||No Additional Compatibility||Rain Sensor Compatible,Weather Station Compatible||Rain Sensor Compatible,Weather Station Compatible||Weather Station Compatible|
|Sprinkler Location||Below ground||Below ground||Below ground||Below ground|
|Program Type||Odd/Even Day Program,Programmable||Calendar Setting,Interval Setting,Multi-Zone Programming,Odd/Even Day Program,Programmable,Rain Delay,Schedule Programming||Calendar Setting,Interval Setting,Multi-Zone Programming,Odd/Even Day Program,Programmable,Rain Delay,Schedule Programming||Programmable|
|Features||Digital Display,Electronic||No Additional Features||No Additional Features||Battery Back-up|
|View Product||View Product||View Product||View Product|