Now you can use MQTT as well as the many benefits that Tasmota firmware provides:
- MQTT protocol support
- HTTP request support
- Full local network compatibility
- Supports most common sensors
- Allows the utilization of extra GPIO pins
- OTA updates
We use the Sonoff Basic extensively in our projects and we always choose the Tasmota firmware. Now you don't have to bother with flashing the Sonoff Basic yourself. We have done the work for you. When you first power the Sonoff Basic it will start a webserver that you will have to connect to. Complete instructions are included.