New LUX Smart Thermostat Suite

LUX Products Corporation today, for the first time at CEDIA, showcases its portfolio of KONO Smart thermostats. Adding a smart thermostat into home automation plans can add another revenue opportunity and increase profitability across many projects and budgets.

With three KONO thermostats to offer, LUX positions itself as a partner to help expand a project with cost-effective solutions that fit different installation and management needs. The KONO smart thermostats will be on display at CEDIA, booth 5649.

KONO smart thermostats offer CE professionals a reliable and cost-effective solution for homeowners, home builders and SMB owners who are looking to create a smart home or office environment. The LUX KONO offerings provide three smart thermostats for different projects – from simple voice command compatibility to more complex smart hub systems. All three thermostats retail for around $150 MSRP.

KONO Smart Pro Edition. This WiFi thermostat is designed for easy installation and confident selling at price points that are budget-friendly for homeowners. The new thermostat comes with a Pro-only, extended five-year warranty and offers innovative marketing opportunities for professionals.

KONO Smart Pro Edition is designed for easy installation with push terminals, 2h/1c universal system compatibility and two power options. It can be powered by either a C-wire or the included LUX Power Bridge for universal power options. It is also the Google Assistant, Apple HomeKit™ and Amazon Alexa compatible. KONO Smart Pro Edition comes equipped with the LUX Home and Away Aware™ feature that automatically adjusts the temperature to a personally selected preference when leaving or entering the home for effortless savings.

KONO Smart Pro Edition comes in a black finish with brushed stainless finish accents and can also be personalized with its new Décor-snap covers available in nine trend-setting colors and a paintable option for total personalization.
· LUX KONOz. This Zigbee 3.0 Certified smart hub thermostat works with Zigbee-based smart hub systems. In addition to seamlessly connecting to various smart hubs, KONOz offers an attractive white finish and Interchangeable Décor-snap™ covers in nine trend-setting colors for added personalization.

KONOz can be powered by 4 AA alkaline batteries for up to two years, C-wire or LUX Power Bridge (sold separately) and is designed for easy installation with push terminals and 2h/1c universal system compatibility. It offers a simple and intuitive on thermostat knob interface with easy access to menus, set-up and comfort control. KONOz is equipped with the market-leading Cortet EM357 module for superior RF performance and longer battery life.

· KONOzw. This smart hub thermostat uses the Z-Wave platform to work with Z-Wave smart hub systems. It also supports Z-Wave Plus which offers increased range, extended battery life, Over The Air upgrading (OTA) and additional RF channels. Like KONOz, it seamlessly connects to various smart hubs and can be powered by 4 AA alkaline batteries for up to two years, C-wire or LUX Power Bridge (sold separately). It is designed for easy installation with push terminals and 2h/1c universal system compatibility. It offers a simple and intuitive knob interface with easy access to menus, set-up and comfort control.

KONOzw also comes in an attractive white finish and offers additional Interchangeable Décor-snap™ covers in nine trend-setting colors for added personalization.