esphome VS fingerprint-mqtt

Compare esphome vs fingerprint-mqtt and see what are their differences.


ESPHome is a system to control your ESP8266/ESP32 by simple yet powerful configuration files and control them remotely through Home Automation systems. (by esphome)


Fingerprint sensor with MQTT support based on Adafruit Fingerprint Sensor Library (by EverythingSmartHome)
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esphome fingerprint-mqtt
61 2
4,269 19
2.9% -
9.3 2.3
3 days ago 4 months ago
C++ C++
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later GNU General Public License v3.0 only
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Posts with mentions or reviews of esphome. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-26.


Posts with mentions or reviews of fingerprint-mqtt. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-02-12.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing esphome and fingerprint-mqtt you can also consider the following projects:

tuya-convert - A collection of scripts to flash Tuya IoT devices to alternative firmwares

ESP-Now - ESP-Now Examples

Tasmota - Alternative firmware for ESP8266 with easy configuration using webUI, OTA updates, automation using timers or rules, expandability and entirely local control over MQTT, HTTP, Serial or KNX. Full documentation at

esp-homekit - Apple HomeKit accessory server library for ESP-OPEN-RTOS

openhab-distro - The binary distribution of openHAB

esp8266_milight_hub - Replacement for a Milight/LimitlessLED hub hosted on an ESP8266


ESP8266-HTTP-IR-Blaster - ESP8266 Compatible IR Blaster that accepts HTTP commands for use with services like Amazon Echo

IRremoteESP8266 - Infrared remote library for ESP8266/ESP32: send and receive infrared signals with multiple protocols. Based on:

hassio-zigbee2mqtt - add-on for zigbee2mqtt

node-zwave-js - Z-Wave driver written entirely in JavaScript/TypeScript

micropython-nanoweb - Full async Micropython web server with small memory footprint.