Smart Bulbs are out there and they can do far more then just provide light. Speakers, projectors, wi-fi extenders and more. The standard light socket that is wired up and ready to go in nearly every home in North America is now providing an easy and affordable option for home owners and renters alike to enter into the world of the "Smart Home". Here is a look at some of the Smart Bulbs and Smart Lighting options out there, and this list is just the beginning. In this ongoing article we hope to continue to add to and grow this list, so stay tuned!
Aperion is a group of dedicated audio enthusiasts committed to helping you create the sound experience of your life, at a price that won't break the bank. We make award-winning speakers that look as good as they sound and sell them online so you get unbeatable quality for the price. You always get a 60-day in-home audition with FREE SHIPPING. If you don't like your speakers for any reason, send them back and we'll pay the shipping. Really. You get unlimited free support for your entire system and we back up our products with generous 5-and-10-year warranties. Since we've been around for over fifteen years, you're covered.
Based on the popularity of VMP's ERWEN-12E and ERWEN-15E wall mounted rack enclosures, VMP developed the ERWEN-9E to be as effective and rugged, but in a smaller package. Where space is at a premium, getting equipment off the floor and on the wall is a must when floor standing equipment racks just won't do. VMP designed the ERWEN Series wall mounted racks for both form and functionality, especially with the security and AV installer in mind. With adjustable front and rear rails, removable hinged wall plate and a reversible glass front door, the ERWEN-9E is the answer to the most demanding rack mount requirements. MSRP: $359.00
This full featured HDMI 2.0 - 600 MHz HDMI distribution amplifier is perfect for distributing high bandwidth (2160P60 RGB/4:4:4) HDCP 2.2 content to up to 25 UHD displays (cascade up to 8 units). Weather you need full bandwidth UHD content distributed in a retail environment or home the DA14-UHD is for you. Robust technology designed and engineered in the USA includes an Ethernet port and WebOS for configuration, EDID management (15 EDID presets & memory for more), and Firmware & Remote reset in a small footprint ½ RU. Use any browser to access by name and last 4 numbers of the serial number - ex. http://ZIG-DA14-UHD-XXXX/ and gain access to features such as port status, installer notes and device naming (custom for your customer - CR101, 102, etc), EDID management and firmware/software and remote reset management tools. You can easily manage several of these units remotely from a centralized location. To purchase or get more info visit www.zigencorp.com or call toll free USA 877-650-5252 or international call +1-818-654-5252. Price: $515 MSRP.
The WaterCop family of products continues to grow! We now offer Z-wave technology that allows remote control of a home's main water supply via phone or internet. It's perfect for people who want peace of mind that they can shut off water in homes from nearly anywhere using Z-wave protocol. Z-wave joins systems WaterCop Pro, LeakStop, WaterCop Classic, Outdoor, and Large Valve (1 ½"-4") Integration. Visit www.watercop.com to learn more.
The 5x1 HDMI / HDBT Presentation switch is a compact scaler switcher with5 video inputs (3 HDMI, 2 VGA) and 6 audio inputs (3 HDMI audio & 2 VGA with audio switched following the video; 1 MIC audio input). The VGA input supports VGA, Component Video (YPbPr) and Composite Video. The 5x1 HDMI / HDBT Presentation switch scales & switches any video signal to HDMI output and HDBaseT output for a transmission over up to 70 m of Cat5e/6 with PoC support. With 1 IR Sensor, 5 IR Emitters and 1 RS232 port, bidirectional IR & RS232 signals can be transmitted simultaneously between the 5x1 HDMI / HDBT Presentation switch and the HDMI Extender PoC/PoE Receiver.
The Octava PRO DSX is a simple to use, powerful video distribution solution designed to deliver HD video including 4k UHD from multiple sources to multiple displays. The PRO DSX also functions as a Video Wall processor to create n x m video walls. The PRO DSX delivers HD video over standard CATx LAN cables allowing for simple integration in virtually any infrastructure. The PRO DSX was specifically designed for ease of use for residential installations and engineered for scalability to accommodate large video distribution systems such as education, corporate , and hospitality applications. Easy to configure and customize for your video system - Build virtually any size video matrix switch system. The Pro DSX is a scalable platform enabling easy system growth. Simply add PRO DSX TX for each video sources required and a PRO DSX-RX per display. Video Wall Support- The PRO DSX features a built-in video wall processor that enables you to create custom video walls.
The all new XAP-1510 offers a best in class Wireless Access Point designed specifically for the CI channel. Combining high output power and leading-edge 802.11ac 3x3 Dual-Band technology with Beamforming, the XAP-1510 delivers data rates up to 1900Mbps along with outstanding wireless coverage for a world-class Wi-Fi experience. It can be used as a standalone AP or as part of a multi-AP deployment together with Luxul's XWC-1000 wireless controller. The XAP-1510 will be available from authorized Luxul distributors in October.
Revolutionary Hi-Fi 2 4x4 (Four Zone, Four Source) Distributed Audio System from Leviton Security & Automation
Leviton Security & Automation's 4x4 is the perfect affordable solution for homes and small businesses. The powerful yet compact Hi-Fi 2 plays music from devices you already own (or those you wish to purchase), and is so easy to operate that anyone can enjoy it. Use the free app on your iPad, iPod Touch, or iPhone to control audio sources, volume levels, etc. Use the optional Bluetooth input to wirelessly stream music from your tablet, notebook, or smartphone!"
The ArtDiffusor® Model D (patent applied for) is the newest in the ArtDiffusor® Series. The Model D is an organic, quadratic diffuser; fusing diverse design concepts such as MLS, QRD, bicubic interpolation and boolean logic mapping. These rolling, asymmetric diffusers minimize specular acoustic reflections while improving sound clarity and ambience. Their design encourages developing customized patterns, allowing for a truly unique installation - every time.