Calif. - Elan will expand the selection of controllers for its g! System series
of home-control systems with the June shipment of a 10-inch in-wall color LCD
$2,200-suggested TS10 will join 7- and 4-inch
touchscreens, the HR2 handheld remote, g! control apps for Apple's handheld
devices, and user interfaces appearing on PCs and TVs. All deliver a standardized
The controllers work with Elan's $3,000
HC12, $2,400 HC8, $1,950 HC6, and $1,100 HC4 IP-based home-control systems to control security, climate, lighting,
entertainment, irrigation, and other home systems. They also manage music,
photos, and stored security-camera video.
The 16:9 widescreen TS10 features
composite video for viewing TV sources or security cameras, backlit hard buttons
for frequently used functions, built-in speaker and microphone for messaging, non-volatile
flash memory, and a screen saver mode that displays photo. It is available in
white, almond, light almond, ivory, and black.
is part of Nortek's AVC Group, which includes the Aton,
NilesSunfire, and Xantech brands.