Fibaro Brings New Premium Consumer Smart Home Hub with Compatible Key Fob to the U.S.
FIBARO, a leading global manufacturer of wireless intelligent home automation and control devices, is now shipping its newest premium smart home hub, Home Center Lite, and portable KeyFob device in the U.S. An incredibly compact and superior brain for your smart home system, Home Center Lite works with all Z-Wave technology smart home products and Fibaro devices such as the SWIPE gesture pad and Button quick controller, and pairs with KeyFob, a wireless ergonomic hand-controlled device. Home Center Lite allows users to create, customize and manage up to 230 devices connected to the ecosystem, including lights, thermostat, entertainment systems, home security devices and more. Home Center Lite also works with other popular technologies like Sonos, Logitech, Russound, and Philips. Amazon Echo integration will be available in Q2.
KeyFob is designed to be attached to your keychain and act as a handheld control device when you’re leaving or coming home. And as long as you are within working range of your Z-Wave smart home network, you’re able to use KeyFob to turn devices on or off or trigger programmed scenes such as “goodbye” that would set the house into away mode. Other KeyFob features include:
- A Z-Wave Plus certified device and a 50% increase in network range for faster operation of all connected devices.
- Works with other Z-Wave hubs or connected to other IoT devices in the home ecosystem through an expansive plugin library.
- Includes six distinct buttons that can be customized to control just about any device in the network or a scene of devices.
- Safety & monitoring features allow users to monitor KeyFob’s battery life, as well as lock and program a personalized password to prevent accidental or unauthorized usage.