Here is a summary of the info compiled for some of the companies, systems and products vying for dominance in your smart home. This is an ongoing comparison table that contains information about many of the leading systems for DIY as well as Professionally installed systems. Information includes Protocols, Inter-operablility, Devices, Installation Skills and links to interviews with the companies discussing more details about their systems. We are constantly updating the table as new systems and companies come forward so please let us know if you wish to be included
The Octava Ethernet over coax Extender , IPC600, extends 100Mbps Ethernet data over standard coaxial video cable. Ideal for installing IP based cameras requiring 10/100Mbps Ethernet and Powering over pre-installed coaxial cable without the disruption, labor and expense of installing CATx cables. The IPC600 works with standard RG-59/RG6 coax cable. The IPC600 Ethernet Coax Extender supports long distance transmission and exceeds the specification of traditional networking standards. Ethernet over Coax: EOC- IPC600 supports 10/100 Mbps Ethernet over RG-59/6 coaxial cable. Power over Ethernet: IPC600 supports POE and can power remote POE device using 3rd party POE switch or POE injectors. -100 Mbps Ethernet over coax cable Link Distance up to 2000ft (600m) over RG-6 -PoE IEEE 802.3af/at - PoE Output for powering camera -Easily upgrade to IP Camera system using pre-installed coax video camera.
A premium mount to match the highly stylized form of thin, large format HD and UHD TVs. The OmniElite mounts are graceful, yet powerful. For home theater enthusiasts dropping a pretty penny on a new TV, the OmniElite Series is the best way to finish the look.
Custom scenes (connecting up to 250 switches) in your living, family or great room, kitchen, study, master bedroom/bathroom, and office. Turn off all lights in your home at the touch of a button. Automatically (Timer Scheduler) turn on/off outdoor security lights, heating and AC, or provide night light convenience anywhere in your home. From creating a virtual 3 way switch anywhere in your home, to turning a group of lights when your garage door is opened, door bell or phone rings.
A unique feature is Kwikset's SmartCode 916 Touchscreen Electronic Deadbolt is SecureScreen™, which can help mask "smudge" attacks, in which passcodes can potentially be jeopardized by detecting frequently used numbers from the oily residues on the touchscreen surface
All window coverings powered by any Radio Technology Somfy® (RTS) motor can now be controlled remotely by a simple, easy-to-use app. Newly introduced, the myLink™ RTS Smartphone and Tablet Interface not only allows users to remotely access RTS motorized products, but lets them create timed events and schedules. Imagine all the window coverings opening in the morning or closing minutes before arriving home from work. The possibilities are endless.
You asked, we listened! Music lovers that want to enjoy their tunes everywhere - yes, everywhere! - now have a high-tech, easy-to-use option that upgrades the look and functionality of any home or office. The I600 In-Wall Digital Stereo Music System is a music distribution system that provides enhanced usability and delivers mind-blowing stereo quality sound. With touch screen controls, Bluetooth connectivity, and several music source options, the I600 turns your surroundings into an amazing music entertainment experience.
The first winner of Z-Wave Labs, BeON Home is simple, thoughtful protection for you and your home when it matters most. Addressing key concerns around safety and security even for those who own a traditional monitoring system, the BeON system takes the familiar light bulb form factor and creates a solution that makes security and safety available and accessible for everyone in your family, every day. Where traditional security systems offer reaction, BeON unites prevention with protection.
Enjoy the clarity and best possible realism of high resolution digital audio from the internet via a computer to your high performance audio system, with four times the sampling rate of a standard audio CD. The GefenTV High Resolution USB to Analog and Digital Audio Decoder is ideal for anyone who wants to listen to streaming digital media coming from a computer to their analog or digital sound system using left/right speakers. The decoder supports digital audio up to 24 bits and 192kHz sampling rate coming from the USB port of a Windows PC or MAC computer, and converts it to optical digital (TOSLINK®) and analog left/right audio. The outputs of the decoder can be connected to A/V Receivers, analog pre-amplifiers, or headphones. It is compact, easy to install, high performance, and versatile. The product features simple configuration for a Mac or PC via a control panel interface. (GTV-192KUSB-2-ADAUD)
The XAP-1500 provides exceptional Wi-Fi performance in a sleek design that allows for unobtrusive mounting on a ceiling, wall, or other flat surface. Combining high output power with leading-edge concurrent dual-band 3×3 MIMO technologies, it delivers superior wireless coverage and maximum data rates-making it a great choice for maximizing coverage in both Residential and Commercial environments. The integrated PoE simplifies installation, requiring only a single Ethernet cable for both power and data.