Home Automation Hubs
Compass Control® represents the first fully integrated major control system built from the ground up to use Apple's iOS devices – iPad®, iPad mini®, iPhone®, and iPod touch® – as its backbone. • Video: Excels in video control functionality; sources and displays are easily switched, turned off/on, and controlled with full button remotes. • Audio: Will deliver your music and audio content where you want it. Whether in the ceiling, in surround sound or through intuitive metadata feedback from your audio device. Compass Control makes these advanced systems as easy as a push of a button. • Lights: Sets the perfect scene for the lights in your home and business. Boasting full integration with the leading lighting control systems, Compass Control simplifies your lighting control interface, while increasing efficiency. • Shades: Provides unparalleled access to blinds and shades control. Automated shades are a smart way to decrease power consumption, while delivering the perfect ambiance for your environment. • Climate: Compass Control gives you full control of your home HVAC and climate systems whether you are home or away, puts the perfect temperature at your fingertips. • Multi-Room: Easily manage multiple rooms or zones with Compass Control. Each zone can be managed individually or managed altogether with full button control.
Home Automation Hubs
Staples Connect™ is an integrated home automation platform, powered by Zonoff, that brings the most comprehensive ecosystem of connected home devices to the consumer mass market. The solution consists of a multi-platform app and universal hub that enables a wide variety of devices to talk to each other and work “smarter, together” as part of a central system. Staples Connect enables consumers to hand-pick compatible products from some of the biggest names in lighting control and lighting, like Lutron, Phillips, and GE, leaders in climate control like Honeywell, and trusted safety brands like Yale and First Alert. The solution has the capability to provide comprehensive home automation, remote control, energy management, safety monitoring, and more. The Staples Connect platform consists of three primary components: The Staples Connect Hub is a physical device that connects to the consumer’s broadband connection and communicates with a wide variety of devices in the home via multiple radio frequencies including Z-Wave, Clear Connect™ from Lutron and WiFi, with the option of adding additional RF standards in the future. The Staples Connect Cloud, which provides services to enable consumers to monitor and manage their home remotely, while also providing advanced analytics that make value-added recommendations for new devices and activities. And the Staples Connect App software, which brings seamless and consistent home control via a wide variety of consumer devices including native apps for the iPad, iPhone, Android and the web. Staples Connect was released on November 27, 2013 in select Staples stores and online.
Home Automation Hubs
Savant Smart Host
The new Savant® Smart Host is the brain of the Savant system, providing high-level automation and control functions, user interface interpretations, system administration and monitoring. The Smart Host delivers world-class control and automation features, previously only available on Savant's Pro line, at an affordable price point. This new Host communicates with Savant’s entire line of user interfaces including remotes, keypads and mobile devices with Savant’s TrueControl™ app, as well as the TrueConference™ and TrueImage™ themes. Connect and control up to 20 mobile devices, 12 remotes and 24 SmartEnergy devices and control up to eight video and 12 audio zones. The Smart Host also connects with Savant's full library of 3rd party devices, including up to eight IP cameras and 32 shading devices. Ship date: March 17, 2014
Home Automation Hubs
Prodea Residential Operating System (ROS)
ROS is a first-of-its kind end-to-end service delivery platform designed for traditional and emerging service providers worldwide and powers a diverse set of services across numerous applications, markets and devices. ROS makes connected living a reality by adapting to consumer behavior relative to the use of devices, allowing consumers to enjoy entertainment and other content in new ways, control the smart home, and receive healthcare, education and other quality of life services today. It also serves as a unified delivery agent for the connected home and, the rapidly evolving Internet of Things. What is so unique about ROS is that it is systematic of how consumers manage their connected devices and receive enhanced services from a variety of verticals. Through the platform, traditional and non-traditional service providers are able to offer a wide spectrum of services seamlessly integrated into those services consumers already receive from their provider today. ROS is a managed service platform that allows traditional and emerging service providers to deliver a broad range of content and services — entertainment, education, health and wellness, social TV, home security, automation, energy management, interactive advertising and enhanced communications — all in one integrated convenient an easy to use package with one monthly bill that can be deployed over any broadband network. From devices like phones, TVs, tablets and PCs to utilities like security systems, thermostats, and fire detectors, everything lives on the same platform and speaks the same language. Deployments span Africa, Europe, the Middle East, Southeast Asia, and U.S.
Wireless Door Locks
Kwikset Kevo smart lock turns smartphones into keys, giving owners the ability to unlock the door with just a simple touch. The first-to-market Bluetooth-enabled deadbolt lets users touch the deadbolt to unlock the door while the authorized smartphone remains in their purse or pocket. Paired with Bluetooth Low Energy™ 4.0 technology, Kevo responds to the touch of a finger while communicating with a Kevo app in the background of the phone. The free Kevo mobile app turns smartphones into electronic keys (eKeys) and simplifies home security. It is used for initial setup, locking and unlocking, sending, disabling and deleting eKeys, viewing history of lock activity and setting up other configurable features and options of the smart lock. Sending an eKey to family or friends is as simple as sending an email, and authorized users can revoke eKeys at any time. Users can also choose to receive smartphone notifications when an eKey locks or unlocks the deadbolt. Kevo serves as an easy transition into smart home technologies as it connects to smartphones, while also maintaining traditional key functions. Kevo also comes with a fob for consumers without smartphones. The smart lock installs like a traditional deadbolt and is engineered for maximum security and technology performance.
Wireless Door Locks
OKIDOKEYS is a brand new line of Smart-Locks and Smart-Keys debuting at CES 2014 . OKIDOKEYS is secure, simple and practical.OKIDOKEYS gives consumers the freedom to lock and unlock all doors, garage doors and entrance gates using smartphones, cell phones and contact-less tags. Users can create, share or revoke Smart-Keys at anytime, from anywhere. Always in control, they are notified of who is entering their home via the OKIDOKEYS free App. Consumers can give friends, family and trusted service providers safe access to their home when needed, or define a time-shift corresponding to the baby-sitter needs ! OKIDOKEYS leverages OpenWays proven technology currently used in major hotels around the world. With high quality materials and modern designs, OKIDOKEYS products are built to be a lasting revolution to the home.
Wireless Door Locks
SmartCode(TM) 914 deadbolt lock with Home Connect(TM) technology
Kwikset’s SmartCode(TM) 914 Deadbolt with Home Connect(TM) technology features a new design with best-in-class residential lock aesthetics. This design offers a new exterior style and class-leading reduced interior size for enhanced aesthetics inside and outside the home. With a completely redesigned quiet-drive locking system, the Kwikset SmartCode 914 Deadbolt blends technology and performance in a smartly designed package that complements the aesthetics of any home. Other features include: * Works with most leading home automation systems * Z-Wave wireless protocol * Sleek all-metal design for enhanced quality and durability * Tamper-resistant interior cover * SmartKey(R) re-key technology Kwikset’s SmartCode deadbolts and levers with Home Connect technology integrate with home security and automation systems, allowing the locks to communicate with other wireless products in the home such as security systems and home entertainment systems. Home Connect technology delivers convenience and peace of mind to homeowners with complete remote locking and unlocking via smartphones and tablets. When paired with most home automation systems, homeowners can receive text messages when their doors are locked or unlocked, making Home Connect perfect for working parents who want to keep track of their kids or traveling professionals who want to monitor their home security from afar.
INSTEON® LED Bulb for Recessed Lights
The INSTEON® LED Bulb for Recessed Lights is designed for the energy-conscious, connected home enthusiast. Using a mere 12 watts of electricity, the PAR38 recessed can light is as bright as a 75W incandescent light while using just 13 percent the electricity, conserving energy and saving money. There’s less waste, too -- the INSTEON LED bulb lasts approximately 52,000 hours while traditional tungsten light bulbs last about 1,000 hours. And while many energy-efficient bulbs no longer have dimming capabilities, INSTEON’s LED bulb can fully brighten and dim. The light bulb incorporates the unique INSTEON dual-band technology, utilizing both the home’s RF airwaves and powerline for fast and reliable remote control via a smartphone, wireless remote, or in-home switches and keypads. INSTEON software for the smartphone or PC enables users to create customized lighting scenes, ramp rates, brightness levels and lighting schedules. A user, for instance, could create a “Leaving the House” schedule every weekday morning that powers off all unwanted lights as well as other devices and appliances that add to “vampire” energy use. As with all INSTEON products, there are never any monthly fees to control and add to your home automation network. The bulb sells for an MSRP of $49.99.
NSTEON Wireless Thermostat
With the INSTEON Wireless Thermostat, the family can now make the temperature comfortable wherever they are. Place it in the master bedroom, the basement, in the guest room--anywhere you want room-specific, customized temperature control. The INSTEON Wireless Thermostat works like a standard thermostat with local control, four automatic modes and 1-day programmable settings, so everyone can learn how to use it easily. Up to two wireless thermostats can be linked to your wired INSTEON Thermostat. Additionally, you can use the INSTEON Wireless Thermostat as a standalone controller, activating scenes to turn on heaters and fans based on the room's temperature and/or humidity status. Program the thermostat as an INSTEON controller to activate other appliances in your home based on temperature, humidity or mode changes. Program a daily "Return" mode that turns on your A/C and switches on your outside lights so you come home to a relaxing, welcoming house. When the A/C kicks in, turn on your ceiling fans to help cool down your home faster and more efficiently. The battery-powered with optional power supply connection means it can be mounted anywhere, on any wall. Add the remote temperature sensor to monitor fish tanks, pools and spas for all-in-one temperature monitoring. Get a text or notification when there’s a change. Control the weather in your home through your INSTEON-compatible software or INSTEON smartphone or tablet app via the INSTEON Hub with dual-band technology, utilizing the home’s RF airwaves and powerline for fast and reliable remote control of devices.
INSTEON Lighting Systems
INSTEON lighting systems, including switches, plug-in dimmers, on/off modules and more, are the perfect solution for any connected home. Incorporating the unique INSTEON dual-band technology utilizing both the home’s RF airwaves and powerline, users are provided fast and reliable remote control via smartphone and wireless remote as well as in-home switches and keypads. INSTEON software for the smartphone or PC enables users to create customized lighting scenes, ramp rates, brightness levels and lighting schedules. By being able to control lights in your home for On/Off, Bright/Dim, Fast On and Fast Off anywhere in your home or the world, users receive a variety of benefits, including: • Saving money on electric bills by dimming your lights or turning them off remotely • Remotely control and schedule devices like non-dimming lamps (including most compact fluorescent and LED) • Create elegant whole-house lighting scenes in minutes, such as “Welcome Home” or “Movie Night” • Remotely control lighting in out-of-the-way corners, hidden outlets in the attic, or outside • Most lighting systems controls are plug-in or require simple replacement of a light switch
BlueBOLT SP-1000 SmartPlug
The BlueBOLT SP-1000 SmartPlug provides low-cost energy monitoring, load control and scheduled conservation in a compact form factor that plugs directly into any standard outlet. Utilizing ZigBee® wireless communications, the SP-1000 can be monitored, controlled, programmed and remotely accessed through BlueBOLT’s energy management and control platform via the wired BB-ZB1 gateway. The platform provides real-time and historical data, including energy consumption in kWh and dollars, that users can track. Users can also schedule conservation commands to power-down equipment during planned downtime, thereby eliminating wasted power and lowering utility bills. In addition, BlueBOLT reduces service calls through remote control of the SP-1000's outlet bank from any Internet-enabled device and by automatically rebooting network equipment. The SP-1000 builds on the opportunities available in today’s sustainable house fittings marketplace and the growing commitment to reducing energy consumption, expenses and waste related to both audio/visual equipment and household appliances. Since the device will automatically reboot network equipment when an Internet connection is lost, the unit automatically solves common system issues immediately. This includes rectifying locked-up components and bad communications handshakes, thus eliminating the need for A/V integrators to intervene for a simple reboot. To operate the unit, users simply connect their BlueBOLT gateway to the Internet. Using an easy online point-and-click interface, they can wirelessly pair and control their SmartPlugs directly through the Web. There is no complicated network setup, static IP addresses, port forwarding, or any other technical knowledge required to set up and operate the units.
Wireless Multiroom Audio Systems
Samsung Shape Wireless Audio Multiroom System (M7 and M5)
The Samsung Shape Wireless Audio Multiroom system delivers great sound to customers wirelessly without any cable connection. Customers can tailor their systems based on their listening needs and environment, and control all of it from a smartphone. The shape products are available in two sizes and colors, both with powerful sound. They pair wirelessly with Bluetooth-enabled Samsung TVs, enhancing the overall home entertainment experience. The M7 and M5 speakers provide customers with a new way to easily listen, share and appreciate music in any room of their home.
Wireless Multiroom Audio Systems
With a stunningly expansive sound field and audio technology exclusive to Samsung, the HT-H7730WMM Home Theater System delivers a sonic boom in home entertainment with a host of key features. Partnering with leading digital audio developer DTS, Samsung is the only consumer electronics brand to offer the new DTS Neo: Fusion II codec for 2014. This truly state-of-the-art technology creates virtual 9.1 channel output by interpolating 5.1 or 7.1 source material and turning it into an auditory experience. The HT-H7730WM is powered by Samsung’s vacuum-tube amplifier that gives listeners the best of both worlds – the warmth of analog vacuum tubes and the power and efficiency of digital amplification. Discerning listeners will appreciate the natural, full-range sound with virtually zero distortion and no active induced clipping. The impressive tallboy speakers house not only midrange drivers and tweeters but also front height speakers that can be angled upward to create height channels to enhance the immersive surround sound experience. As a result, true 7.1-channel surround sound is achieved with only 6 speakers (2 tall-boys, 2 wireless rear satellites, 1 center and 1 sub-woofer.)
Video Security Cameras
D-Link Pan & Tilt Day/Night Network Camera (DCS-5020L)
The D-Link Pan & Tilt Day/Night Network Camera (DCS-5020L) offers sound detection and Wi-Fi extender features for enhanced surveillance and flexible placement of additional cameras by extending the wireless network to those hard to reach places. The camera is also equipped with pan, tilt and a wide 66o horizontal field of view to scan a wide area from a variety of angles, and offers 4x digital zoom for monitoring in more detail. Integrated motion-sensing and night-vision for viewing up to 26 feet in pitch dark environments provides around-the-clock surveillance. The camera also delivers video at 30 fps for a smoother video feed and both H.264 and MJPEG compressions technology. The free mydlink app enables access to camera feeds from anywhere and expanded remote control features include pinch-to-zoom viewing, drag-and-drop device reordering, two-way audio, remote pan/tilt, video play back from microSD/SDHC slot, and configurable recording schedules and override options. Additional features include: • 802.11n Wi-Fi & Ethernet connectivity • Motion and Sound Detection alerts keeps users apprised of what’s going on at home • Wi-Fi Protected Setup™ (WPS) for simple three step installation • Configurable audio/motion detection alerting • Infrared illumination technology for viewing up to 16 or 26 feet away in darkness • D-Link Zero Configuration to configure and sync a D-Link Cloud Camera to a D-Link Cloud Router with an existing mydlink account via the push of a button • D-ViewCam™ camera management software (Windows PC) for motion detection scheduling and alerting for up to 32 cameras
Video Security Cameras
Amaryllo International B.V.
Amaryllo is proud to showcase the newest wave in home security – the iSensor HD. This product stands out from the competition by being a user-installed, modular, non-subscription home security system! The iSensor HD is the world’s smallest wall-mounted video sensor. It is a sleek and unimposing device that can be plugged into any room in the home/office that requires security needs. Consumers can also purchase additional units to add to the security field. Since they all connect through the router then through Skype to the Amaryllo app, they act in unison as a complete home security system. By passing Skype’s strict certification requirements, the iSensor HD takes advantage of Skype’s industry leading 256 bit-encryption. This video is also streamed at up to 1280 x 720 high definition at a high rate of 30 fps. Every iSensor HD comes with a 1.0 MP lens, a white LED light for illumination, and a PIR sensor. The camera’s 100° lens coupled with 240° panning allows the user to view the entire room. Amaryllo’s patent-pending touchless remote panning allows the user to move the camera in the direction of the smartphone. Every iSensor HD also has audio and motion detecting and can alert the user by sending Skype push-picture alerts. It comes with an embedded 4 GB of memory and is the first video sensor to offer up to 15 GB of storage free on Google drive! Users can choose either event triggered or continuous recording to store security footage on the cloud.