Clare Controls Debuts New Products, Tools, and Services at CEDIA EXPO

Clare-Controls-logoDallas, TX, October 13, 2015 – Clare Controls, a home automation company committed to developing and marketing products and services designed to provide integrators with increased revenue streams and empower users to seamlessly and easily customize and control their systems, is introducing new products and tools at CEDIA EXPO 2015. These offerings include the CLIQ.mini automation controller,  a four-zone amp.440+, expanded product integration and new customer support tools including the new ClareHome app, the myClareHome.com customer portal, and a dedicated customer support line.  This will all be demonstrated in booth #1512 in the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, October 15- 17, 2015.

“With deep roots in the custom installation business as an installer, we understand the challenges of the integrator,” said Brett Price, Clare Controls CEO.  “We’ve created products, services, and resources that provide integrators with avenues to grow their businesses.  To help homeowners who are interacting more with technology, we are empowering them to take unprecedented control of their home automation system and provide support every step of the way.”

New Products

Clare brings the sophistication and quality of high-end systems to a wider base of mainstream customers with the introduction of the CLIQ.mini automation controller, which allows homeowners to control lighting, garage doors, door locks, thermostats, CCTV cameras, and other applications. It leverages the same Cloud-based platform as the award-winning family of CLIQ controllers for unparalleled flexibility, scalability, and efficiency. An easy-to-install, affordable home automation controller, the compact CLIQ.mini is designed to help integrators compete effectively in new markets including custom residential developments and multi-dwelling units.

The Clare amp.440+ is designed to make the installation of multi-room audio applications quicker, easier, more reliable, and less expensive.  This all-inclusive audio deck features a built-in matrix switcher and audio receiver, delivers high-performance quality sound, and wireless streaming capabilities. The Clare amp.440+ incorporates cool running ICEpower Class D amplification technology, providing four zones (8 channels x 40 watts) of studio-quality audio output.

Product Integration

Clare prides itself on collaborating with top technology brands, proven by the addition of Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) partners, Sony and Sonos. Clare is delivering more than a module for Sonos products and Sony TVs, receivers, and home theater projectors. Integrators can now benefit from native integration support for unparalleled ease of implementation and continued hands-off reliability.  Amazon Echo and Honeywell Wi-Fi thermostats join the extensive library of Clare drivers for more than 1,800 devices, continuing the company’s commitment to maximize integrator efficiency.  Affirming this, Clare Controls is offering its dealers a branded Honeywell VisionPRO 8000 for resale to their customers.