SAVANT Introduces Stylish Array of Premium Control Keypads

New keypad solutions feature wide range of control options and designer-friendly aesthetics

Hyannis, MA. May 22nd, 2012 - Savant Systems LLC, having delivered the first complete Apple®-based home automation and commercial control system, has announced the introduction of three premium keypad styles called Metropolitan, Circa and Echo. These offerings replace Savant's existing products in the keypad segment and will compliment the company's award-winning Apple iOS control solutions. While all three styles, inspired by LiteTouch designs, have been crafted to please the discerning eye of architects, designers and end-users, Savant's new keypads are also easily customizable to deliver a wide range of control and button automation options using the company's RacePoint Blueprint™ configuration tool, giving integrators a premium quality keypad assortment for any application.

Savant's three new keypad styles have been engineered to provide control of audio/video systems, climate, window treatment, lighting and other applicable subsystems. "Our new keypads are an attractive and familiar control solution in direct response to the needs of our sales channel," explained Savant CEO Robert Madonna. "Savant's user interface options now encompass a broad range of the most intuitive solutions including keypads for any d©cor that provide one-touch access to fully customizable automation features ," Madonna added.

The Echo lineup, offering up to ten points of control per single-gang keypad, is available in Column (vertical) configuration. Metropolitan keypads, offering up to nine points of control per single-gang keypad, come in both Column and Wide (horizontal) configurations. Circa is available in Column, Wide and Square styles and offers up to six points of control per single-gang keypad. All three lineups offer a vast array of custom engraved backlit button layout options to accommodate distinct installation requirements. There are 13 field-changeable LED colors and an impressive host of faceplate and button colors to choose from as well. Savant is taking orders for the new keypads now. Metropolitan and Circa styles will become available for shipment late June 2012 and Echo style available for shipment August 2012.

About Savant

Savant Systems, LLC, an innovator and market leader in the home and commercial automation markets, designs, develops and manufactures a complete suite of integrated solutions that has defined the modern age of control technology. Savant's progressive platform cohesively addresses control, automation, audio/video, telephony, digital display, lighting control, energy management and the media integration needs of today's most advanced environments. Through their tightly integrated use of Apple® technology, Savant has leveraged the familiarity and intuitive nature of the iPad® and iOS family of devices to address the user interface demands of today's discerning consumers. Savant SmartSystems are sold globally through a network of authorized dealers within residential properties and into a number of different commercial markets including: Corporate Enterprise, Education, Retail, Arenas & Events, Multi-Dwelling Units & Hotels, Government, Healthcare, Luxury Transportation & Marine, Houses of Worship and Broadcast.

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