Automation controls manufacturer BitWise Controls will be featuring its suite of home automation products at the 2014 International CES, Las Vegas, US (7-12 January 2014).
The range, which incorporates three models BC1, BC2 and BC4, will be on show in the Elite Home Entertainment Experience demo at the Venetian during the show. BitWise soluitons will serve as the control system for the room while other devices in the comapny’s lineup will be availble to see in a seperate meeting room located next door.
The lineup will include the top-end BC1 is a 1RU unit – suitable for any residential or commercial application that easily controls audio/video, lighting, HVAC, security systems and more. It features a built-in astronomical clock that provides event scheduling based on the time of day, sunrise or sunset, and includes eight IR ports (routable and attenuable), four SPDT relays, analog or digital signal sensing capabilities as well as customizable email notifications and two USB ports allow for future expansion. BC1 can be shelf or rack mounted using provided rack ears for added convenience and versatility.
Also on show will be the BC2 – a powerful midsized controller that features four IR ports (routable and attenuable), two SPDT relays, and analog or digital capabilities. Its compact chassis belies its powerful capabilities. It’s suitable for most any residential or commercial automation application, especially those that have fewer devices to control. Two USB ports allow for expansion, and like the BC1, email notifications can be customized.
Lastly, the BC4 is an ideal single-room or expansion solution that can be used independently or in conjunction with BC1 or BC2 Automation Controllers. It offers one RS232 port, four IR ports plus a built-in blaster, two SPDT relays, and two-way interaction for a single device is supported via a serial or network connection.
For the ultimate in ease and accessibility, BitWise systems can be controlled with the BitWise Touch app for a variety of Apple and Android devices as well as with the new BitWise Controls Room Remote.