Snap One Acquires Clare Controls


Snap One announced the acquisition of Clare Controls, maker of the ClareOne smart home and security systems. This is a big deal, obviously, as SnapOne already owns Control4. Since Snap One entered an exclusive distribution partnership with Clare Controls in 2019, the ClareOne system has been providing a hybrid smart home and security solution for […]

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Snap One Launches Triad PDX Series


Snap One announced the launch of the Triad PDX Series of architectural speakers to provide its partners with a solution that pairs the premium audio performance with a simplified installation experience made possible by Push Lock by Swarm technology. Coined “PDX” in homage to the Portland Airport — the city in which each speaker is […]

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Snap One Now Shipping CORE Series Control4 Controllers


Snap One announced that it is now shipping the CORE Series of Control4 Controllers: a generational refresh of the hardware that runs each customer’s system and provides access to the full set of features available from the Control4 Intelligent Platform. The company also announced an update to the platform itself with the release of Control4 OS […]

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Snap One Announces New OvrC Connect App


Snap One has announced the release of a new OvrC Connect app that replaces OvrC Home to strengthen control of OvrC systems for both commercial and residential clients, along with a newly redesigned OvrC Location Dashboard that simplifies Partners’ customer service workflow. Featuring an all-new interface with simple, intuitive navigation, the new OvrC Connect app […]

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Snap One Demos Range of New Products at InfoComm 2022


At InfoComm 2022, Snap One (Booth #W629) is set to demo a range of new products, platforms and programs while connecting with commercial Partners face-to-face at a major industry trade show for the first time in two years. “We’re excited to return to the trade show floor and connect with Partners on a personal level,” said Scott Normand, commercial […]

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Snap One Releases New Line of Full-Shade Outdoor LED TVs


Snap One announced the launch of the SunBrite Veranda 3 line of full-shade outdoor LED TVs. Offering 4K UHD resolution, 1,000-nit brightness, Wi-Fi, dual 10W speakers, quantum dot technology, a native 120Hz refresh rate, IP55 protection against the elements, a weatherproof remote and Android TV smart platform, the company says the Veranda 3 TVs are […]

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Rants & rAVes — Episode 1117: Snap One Will Center on Three Integrator-Focused Things at InfoComm 2022


2022 is proving to be Snap One’s (formerly SnapAV) biggest year in ProAV thus far. The parent company to AV brands like Access Networks, Control4, Binary, Pakedge and SunBrite (formerly SunBrite TV) also has brands like Strong (mounts), OVRC (remote management and monitoring software) and WattBox (IP and cloud-based power solutions) — all brands you should be selling into ProAV installs. All of […]

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Snap One Provides Commercial Integration Partners With Free Design Consultations, Assistance


Snap One has expanded its Systems Design Team to provide commercial integration Partners with free consultations and assistance to design and even configure commercial systems. The Systems Design Team offers Partners advanced product selection assistance that considers the full scope of the project’s needs as well as integrating new systems with any existing on-site components. The team stays involved as […]

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Snap One Launches Control4 MultiDisplay Manager Tool


Snap One has launched a new Control4 MultiDisplay Manager tool that claims to add power and value to commercial installations by allowing end users in commercial and retail environments to control multiple digital displays, TVs and projectors from a single page, select audio sources independently of active video sources, and create presets for instant room […]

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Snap One’s Control4 Home Control System Now Integrates With Pandora


Snap One has announced that the Control4 home control system now supports integration with the Pandora music streaming service, offering customers complete access to their Premium, Plus and Free accounts through the Control4 interface. By integrating a fully functional Pandora interface into the Control4 app, Snap One enables integrators to offer their clients an entirely […]

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Snap One Now Provides Commercial Integration Partners With Free Design Assistance


Snap One is expanding its Systems Design Team to provide commercial integration partners with free design assistance to design and even configure commercial systems. According to Scott Normand, Snap One Commercial Market Senior Director, the Systems Design Team allows commercial market Partners to bid on large or complex AV integration jobs they would otherwise be […]

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What Integrators Need to Consider When Building a Home Network


By Nick Bovill Snap One In order for a smart home system to perform at its best, integrators need to have a strong and reliable network as the foundation of every connected home installation. When integrators create such a network, customer satisfaction increases, leading to higher revenues and business opportunities. So, how do integrators create […]

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Snap One Announces Partnerships with Azione, HTSA, HTSN and ProSource


Snap One announced it has formed partnerships with Azione, HTSA, HTSN and ProSource as a key part of its long-term strategy to help dealers succeed. “Buying groups provide unique benefits to Partners, and we are excited to now be a part of all four major CEDIA U.S. organizations,” said Greg Simmons, Snap One vice president of industry partnerships. “Azione, […]

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Clare Controls Updates ClareHome App With Improved Connection Speed and Customizable Features


Clare Controls announced a powerful update to the ClareHome app. In addition to improving connection speed and reliability between the ClareHome mobile app and ClareOne Panels, this update delivers a new user feature that provides customizable home screen widgets. The Quick Access Widget creator in the ClareHome app can be used to add 1×2, 2×2, […]

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Snap One Launches New Control4 MultiDisplay Manager for Digital Displays


Snap One has launched a new Control4 MultiDisplay Manager tool that adds power to commercial installations by allowing end users in commercial and retail environments to control multiple digital displays, TVs and projectors from a single page, select audio sources independently of active video sources and create presets for instant room reconfiguration. MultiDisplay Manager is […]

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Snap One Unveils New Control, Audio and Remote Monitoring Solutions


Snap One unveiled an array of new products across the control, audio and remote monitoring categories. The new products include: OvrC Pro + Control4 OS3: Snap One recently introduced updates to Control4 software and hardware, including the addition of OvrC Pro capabilities to Control4 OS3. Every OS3 system can now be remotely managed using OvrC […]

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Snap One Now Offers Pulse-Eight’s New Series of Switching and Distribution Solutions


Snap One has added Pulse-Eight’s series of UHD matrix solutions and receivers alongside Pulse-Eight’s large-format DSP audio matrix solutions. The new series of products, designed for Binary by Pulse-Eight, will support switching and distribution of UHD AV content via HDMI and HDBaseT, with audio downmixing and a library of control codes for integration into multiple […]

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Snap One Opens Registration for Virtual Women in Technology Summit


In honor of International Women’s Day on March 8, Snap One has opened registration for its first-ever Women in Technology Summit, a virtual event that encourages women to pursue leadership careers in the technology industry. Featuring two 90-minute sessions, the global summit will adopt this year’s theme: “Break the Bias.” Partners can register for both […]

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Control4 Offers Wireless Control of Multi-Zone Audio, Video and Announcements in Texas Indoor Waterpark


At Texas’ newest indoor waterpark, The Cove at The Lakefront, exciting aquatic attractions are combined with a retractable roof and high-tech AV solutions to create an atmosphere unlike any other indoor waterpark in the country. The entire park’s audio and video is managed through a Control4 automation system, including a giant 30-foot-wide DVLED display that offers staff full control […]

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Kayye’s Krystal Ball: 2022 Edition


Welcome to my 22nd annual Kayye’s Krystal Ball! I can’t believe I have written this article 22 times. I am beyond humbled by how many of you read this; last year, it was viewed by over 90,000 #AVtweeps. #LOVE ❣️ The bottom line is I love writing this article. It keeps me curious and humble. […]

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Snap One Acquires Staub Electronics for Expansion in Canada


Snap One announced it has acquired Staub Electronics to expand in Canada. The Staub acquisition reflects Snap One’s continued execution of its accretive acquisition strategy, further establishing the company as a seasoned acquirer of strategic assets. “This acquisition will strengthen our capabilities across Canada, introducing a wider range of products, providing faster turnaround times on orders, […]

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Snap One Intros Episode WAKE In-wall Bluetooth Amp


Snap One introduced the innovative Episode WAKE Amp, an in-wall amplifier that connects to Bluetooth audio devices and voice assistants to deliver a music solution for new or existing multiroom or single-room audio systems. Episode’s WAKE Amp connects to speakers already set up throughout the property. Featuring Bluetooth connectivity with a 100-foot range, WAKE Amp […]

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Why Partner With Snap One?


THIS IS A PROMOTED POST Who is Snap One? Founded in 2005 by custom integrators, Snap One was created to provide integrators with better technology and smarter solutions for their businesses. Today, Snap One is partnered with over 15,000 AV, IT and security professionals and manufactures and distributes over 5,000 products in multiple technology categories […]

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Snap One Expands Home Control Experience Through Control4 Partnership With

Snap One is expanding the availability of artificial intelligence in the home via a Control4 driver and exclusive distribution agreement with Immediately available on the online driver database is an updated driver that is now Control4 Certified and SDDP capable. The driver can now import Control4 advanced lighting scenes and offers deeper integration with […]

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Snap One Opens 30th Partner Store Location in Florida, Reopens Live One-day Dealer Education Sessions


Snap One unveiled its 30th Partner Store with the grand opening of a new Allnet-operated location in Hollywood, Florida. This new southeast region location is the ninth new Snap One Partner Store to open in 2021. The grand opening connected more than 130 Partners with the latest products from 20 manufacturers, including Samsung, Sony, Sonos, Sound […]

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Snap One Updates Monitoring and Notification System in OvrC Platform


Snap One announced improvements and upgrades to the OvrC platform. Updates include improved monitoring accuracy and notifications to Pakedge BakPak migration into OvrC. The updated notification engine can detect disconnected devices, resulting in an 80% reduction in email alerts to Partners. With the new protocols, a device is now listed as “Disconnected” only when OvrC cloud […]

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Snap One Opens AllNet Local Partner Store in Georgia, Plans Future Locations Later This Year


Aug. 16, 2021: We have received the news that Snap One will no longer be attending CEDIA Expo 2021. For an updated list of manufacturers attending the show, click here.” Snap One says it is strengthening its position as a trusted source for locally available custom integration products. The company recently launched a new Snap One […]

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Snap One to Go Public Today


Snap One Holdings Corp., “Snap One,” a provider of smart living products, services and software to professional integrators, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 13,850,000 shares of its common stock at $18.00 per share. Shares of Snap One’s common stock are expected to begin trading on the Nasdaq Global Select Market […]

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CEDIA Expo Announces Return of Design + Connections Tour Series


CEDIA Expo announced the return of the Design + Connections Tour series, which will unite technology integrators with design professionals. The Design + Connection Tours held on Sept. 2 will be led and curated by two technology integrators and will lead two groups of designer and construction professionals to select exhibitor booths. The sponsored tours […]

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Have You Heard of Snap One?


SnapAV became Snap One last month, and while planning this rebrand, the company has been working on a long-term plan to enter the ProAV market with a suite of products and services for commercial applications. The nearly $1 billion company has been around for over 16 years and focused on the residential AV market during most of […]

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