Crestron Adds VTouch Keypad Featuring Cresnet Connectivity

Crestron announced today that, through its new partnership with Vitrea, the VTouch keypad featuring Cresnet connectivity is now a Crestron Connected devices. Crestron Connected devices can be connected to any home network using standard Ethernet cable. Crestron keypads deliver an advanced custom control solution as part of a complete Crestron smart home. The Vitrea VTouch keypad featuring Cresnet connectivity features a chic, modern design, with unique features including LED light identification, multi-press configuration and customizable glass panel designs.

The VTouch keypad featuring Cresnet connectivity is available in a variety of glass colors in standard or matte finish, or with customizable glass panels. Blue LED light surrounds the keypad to make it easy to locate in the dark. The LED light intensity is fully adjustable. Single and double gang models are available with one to 16 keys. Installation can be standard or flush mount.

The Cresnet bus is the communications backbone for Crestron keypads, along with many Crestron lighting controllers, shade motors, sensors, and other devices. Cresnet is a simple, yet flexible four-wire network that provides bidirectional communication and 24VDC power for Cresnet devices. Cresnet supports up to 252 keypads and other devices.

All the details are here.

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