LiteStar 30″ Smart Electric Fireplace Insert with App Reflective Amber Glass (ZEF38VC-30A)

Lite Up Your Life: LiteStar Smart Fireplace Inspires Comfort & Control

Product Description

Embrace the warmth and ambiance of a fireplace without the hassle of wood or gas. The LiteStar 30″ Smart Electric Fireplace Insert is the perfect solution for modern homes, offering stunning visuals, convenient app control, and impressive heating capabilities.

Product Features

App control: Manage your fireplace from anywhere using your smartphone or tablet. Adjust flame color, brightness, sound, and temperature for ultimate comfort and convenience.
Voice control: Compatible with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant for hands-free control. Simply say “Alexa, turn on the fireplace” or “Hey Google, dim the fireplace lights.”
Customizable flame schedules: Set automatic on/off timers and create personalized flame settings for different times of day or moods.

Five flame color options: Choose from a range of realistic flame effects, including warm yellows, oranges, blues, and purples, to create the perfect ambiance for any occasion.
Reflective amber glass: Amplify the beauty and depth of the flames with shimmering amber glass, adding a touch of sophisticated elegance to your space.
Adjustable crackling fire sounds: Immerse yourself in the cozy sounds of a crackling fire, with volume control for personalized enjoyment.
LED technology: Energy-efficient LED technology delivers vibrant flames without the heat or emissions of traditional fireplaces.

Heats up to 400 sq ft: Enjoy efficient and comfortable heating for large rooms or open spaces.
Two heat settings: Choose from low or high heat to customize your comfort level.
Supplemental heat source: Ideal for taking the chill off or providing additional warmth on cold days.

Venting-free: No chimney or venting required, making it perfect for apartments or homes with limited space.
Overheat protection: Built-in safety features ensure worry-free operation.
Easy installation: Plug-and-play design for simple setup, or hardwire for a permanent installation.
Remote control: Convenient remote control allows you to manage all fireplace functions from the comfort of your couch.
2-year warranty: Enjoy peace of mind with a generous warranty on parts and labor.

Product Specifications

Model: ZEF38VC-30A
Type: Electric fireplace insert
Style: Modern
Color: Black
Material: Steel, glass
Overall: W30 7/8″ x H22 1/4″ x D8″
Firebox: W30″ x H21 5/8″ x D7 1/4″
Weight: 77 lbs
Power: 120V 1500W
Heating area: Up to 400 sq ft
Heat settings: Low, High
Flame colors: 5 (yellow, orange, blue, purple, mix)
Flame effects: Adjustable brightness and intensity
Sound effects: Crackling fire (adjustable volume)
Timer: Yes
Remote control: Yes
App control: Yes (Wi-Fi enabled)
Voice control: Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant
Safety features: Venting-free, overheat protection
Certifications: ETL, CETL
Warranty: 2 years

Installation Options


This is the easiest and most convenient option for renters or those who don’t want to do any permanent alterations.
Simply plug the fireplace into a standard 120V outlet and enjoy!
Ideal for placing the fireplace in a fireplace mantel, entertainment center, or any flat surface that can accommodate its weight.
2. Hardwire Installation:

This option is recommended for a more permanent and professional installation.
Requires hiring a qualified electrician to connect the fireplace directly to your home’s electrical system.
Offers several advantages, including:
Increased safety and stability
Cleaner look without a visible cord
Potential for higher heating efficiency

Fuel Types


Fuel Type Application


Clearances and Cavity Measurements


Maintain proper clearances from combustible materials such as wood, fabric, or curtains. The required clearance may be specified by the manufacturer and should be adhered to for safety.
Consider the clearance needed above the fireplace insert, on the sides, and below. This helps prevent overheating and ensures proper ventilation.
Cavity Measurements:

Measure the width, height, and depth of the cavity or space where you intend to install the electric fireplace insert. Ensure that the dimensions match or exceed the requirements specified in the product manual.
Consider any additional space needed for proper air circulation around the unit.


2 years

Product Highlights

Crave the charm of a crackling fire without the fuss? Embrace the future of fireplace with the LiteStar 30″. This smart electric insert effortlessly transforms your space, bringing captivating ambiance and convenient warmth. Forget chopping wood or gas lines – plug and play or hardwire for seamless installation. Control the flames and atmosphere from your phone, with five stunning color options and adjustable crackling sounds to perfectly suit your mood. The reflective amber glass amplifies the mesmerizing glow, while powerful heating keeps you cozy in up to 400 square feet. Enjoy peace of mind with safety features and a generous 2-year warranty. It’s time to let the LiteStar 30″ ignite the magic of modern comfort in your home.

Step beyond traditional fireplaces and embrace the ease and beauty of the LiteStar 30″. Five vibrant flame colors, crackling fire sounds, and convenient app control create a personalized haven of warmth and ambiance. Safe, efficient, and effortlessly stylish, this smart electric insert redefines home comfort for the modern age.

Company Overview for Manufacturer

Litedeer Homes is more than just a manufacturer of electric fireplaces – they’re passionate about crafting intelligent comfort experiences. Born from a dedication to blending the beauty of natural elements with cutting-edge technology, they meticulously design fireplaces that exude charm and foster relaxation.

At their core, Litedeer values innovation and user experience. They continuously push the boundaries of electric fireplace technology, integrating smart features like app control, customizable flame colors, and immersive soundscapes. Their dedication to quality and safety is evident in every product, with ETL and CETL certifications and generous warranties offering peace of mind.


1. Does the LiteStar 30″ require venting?

A: No, the LiteStar 30″ is a venting-free electric fireplace. This means it doesn’t need a chimney or external venting, making it safe and easy to install in any room.

2. How much heat does the LiteStar 30″ produce?

A: The LiteStar 30″ can heat up to 400 square feet efficiently, making it ideal for warming up medium-sized rooms or adding supplemental heat to larger spaces.

3. Can I control the LiteStar 30″ with a smartphone app?

A: Yes! The LiteStar 30″ is Wi-Fi enabled and comes with a user-friendly app that allows you to control flame color, brightness, sound, temperature, and set timers – all from your phone or tablet.

4. Does the LiteStar 30″ have different flame color options?

A: Absolutely! You can choose from five realistic flame colors, including warm yellows, oranges, blues, and purples, to create the perfect ambiance for any occasion.

5. Can I adjust the flame intensity and brightness?

A: Yes, you can easily adjust the brightness and intensity of the flames through the app or remote control to create the perfect mood.

6. Does the LiteStar 30″ make crackling fire sounds?

A: Yes, the LiteStar 30″ comes with adjustable crackling fire sounds that add to the cozy ambiance of the fireplace. You can control the volume of the sounds to suit your preference.

7. What power source does the LiteStar 30″ require?

A: The LiteStar 30″ plugs into a standard 120V outlet, making it convenient to install in most homes.

8. Can I hardwire the LiteStar 30″ instead of plugging it in?

A: Yes, the LiteStar 30″ can be hardwired for a permanent installation. This option provides increased safety and stability, and may be required by some local building codes.

9. Is the LiteStar 30″ safe to use around children and pets?

A: The LiteStar 30″ has built-in safety features like overheating protection and a cool-to-the-touch exterior. However, it’s always recommended to supervise children and pets around any heat source.

10. What kind of warranty does the LiteStar 30″ come with?

A: The LiteStar 30″ comes with a generous 2-year warranty on parts and labor, giving you peace of mind for your purchase.

11. What are the dimensions of the LiteStar 30″?

A: The overall dimensions of the LiteStar 30″ are: W30 7/8″ x H22 1/4″ x D8″, with a firebox size of: W30″ x H21 5/8″ x D7 1/4″.

12. Does the LiteStar 30″ come with a remote control?

A: Yes, the LiteStar 30″ comes with a convenient remote control that allows you to manage all fireplace functions from the comfort of your couch.

13. Can I use voice commands to control the LiteStar 30″?

A: Yes, the LiteStar 30″ is compatible with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant, allowing you to control the fireplace with simple voice commands.

14. Does the LiteStar 30″ come with any decorative options?

A: Yes, the LiteStar 30″ comes with reflective amber glass that adds depth and sophistication to the flames. You can also purchase a diamond-like crystal ember bed separately for an even more luxurious look.