Legrand | AV Residential Solutions Readies Smart Home Systems for ISE 2020
Legrand | AV Residential Solutions is readying its collection of smart home networking, audio, shading, and lighting solutions for Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2020. From Feb. 11-14 at Stand 2-C50 representatives from Luxul, Nuvo, QMotion, and Vantage will come together to showcase products and solutions across their respective brands.
In the past year, Legrand | AV's most respected brands came together, creating a one-stop shop where integrators can get all of the latest technologies and options available for making homes smarter," said Mike Grubb, vice president of marketing at Legrand | AV Residential Solutions. "At ISE this year, we'll have solution areas and a dedicated demo room showing how our automated networking, audio, shading, and lighting solutions integrate with one another.
Luxul will be presenting its Epic 3 dual-brand wireless AC3100 (XWR-3150) Gigabit router featuring integrated Domotz technology. The Epic 3 is capable of delivering wireless data transfers of up to 3100Mbps for fast and smooth bandwidth-intensive applications. Also on display from Luxul will be the XWR-1200 dual-band wireless AC1200 Gigabit router with data rates of up to 1200 Mbps. Both routers come equipped with Luxul’s exlusive Roam Assist technology.
From Apex’s corner of the booth, visitors will find indoor wireless AP solution from the company’s line of access points including: the XAP-810 with data rates up to 1200Mbps for smaller networks; the XAP-1510 featuring 802.11ac 3x3 dual-band technology for data rates up to 1900Mbps; and the XAP-1610 AC3100 dual-band wireless with advanced 4x4 MU-MIMO (802.11ac Wave 2) technology for data rates up to 3167Mbps. For outdoor wireless coverage, Luxul is bringing its 300N XAP-1240, featuring multi-stream 802.11n wireless technology as well as the dual-band AC1200 XWO-BAP1 bridging AP to deliver connectivity to remote locations such as outbuildings and guest houses.
For audio solutions, Nuvo’s rack-mount Professional Series player offers dynamic, high-fidelity sound across three listening zones, provide a variety of music options, and can integrate seamlessly into automation systems. Nuvo will also be using IBS as a launchpad for its architectural passive subwoofers and subwoofer amplifiers coming to the European market.
Accompanying the Nuvo players is the P600 DIN rail player with its variety of music options from radio and streaming service accessible via a single app. The unit supplies 2x20 watts of efficient Class D digital amplification for a single zone of powerful audio. The P601 DIN Rail Power Supply runs up to four P600s, making the system scalable and easy to expand to up to 16 zones.
QMotion will be showcases the Qbasic+ field -upgradeable solution, notorious for turning manual shades motorized within minutes. The best thing about this intuitive solution is that there is no need to change fabrics or reinstall brackets, though QMotion does offer a variety of its own. The fabrics, texture, and color options will be on display as well including the light filtering and matching room-darkerning collections.
Lastly, Vantage will be highlighting the sleek EasyTouch Glass Keypad Station with up to five programmable buttons for different scenes. Users can set the mood with settings like “Welcome,” “Away,” or “Party” to create their desired lighting effect. The Station can also control QMotion automated shading, speakers, and other third-party systems. The interactive human-centric lighting demonstration will also be a major focus at the booth where visitors can experience just how Vantage “creates lighting for life.”
Legrand | AV will explain how all of these commercial brands tie into an application-focused collection of solutions for conference rooms, education, broadcast, and more. Throughout the application spaces, Chief, C2G, Da-Lite, Middle Atlantic, Projecta, and Vaddio will be demonstrating their latest innovations.