Control4 Announces Release of the CA-1 Automation Controller

Control4 Corporation announces the immediate availability of the Control4 CA-1 Automation Controller. The CA-1 is specifically for lighting, temperature control and security in a home. At $350 list, the new controller is designed to appeal to homebuilders, MDU developers and hoteliers, giving them a way to differentiate with the inclusion of the most sought-after smart home experiences.

Designed specifically for smart home projects that desire lighting, comfort and/or security, the CA-1 Automation Controller includes Ethernet, WiFi, Zigbee and serial communication, leveraging the large Control4 database of thousands of third-party devices to ensure integration interoperability. Using the optional Z-Wave module ($70), the CA-1 is compatible with a select set of Z-Wave control devices including door, window, water, flood and temperature sensors, electrical outlets and dimmer outlet modules. The CA-1 also features Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) so it can be installed virtually anywhere with a single network cable.

The new Control4 CA-1 is $350. Here are the details.