Crestron's two-button keypad provides wireless lighting control with 2.4-GHz mesh network communication

Aug. 6, 2013
Date Announced: 06 Aug 2013 Crestron introduces new battery-powered 2-button wireless keypad HTT-B2EX-BATT provides simple control from the bedside in the home to the luxury hotel roomRockleigh, NJ – Crestron has announced its new 2-Button Wireless Keypad (HTT-B2EX-BATT), the latest addition to its line of infiNET EX® wireless lighting control products. Available in black or white, the HTT-B2EX-BATT is battery-powered, portable and designed to control a wide range of applications, including as a bedside controller in homes and hotels, a personal workspace controller, or a conference room presenter selector. The new wireless keypad is sleek, lightweight, and elegantly contoured to fit comfortably in hand. Whether placed on a nightstand or end table, or tethered to a lamp cord, the HTT-B2EX-BATT provides simple, convenient, reliable touch control of lights or shades. “The sleek and attractive, 2-button keypad is uniquely designed to hold comfortably and offer simple, reliable control without unsightly wires,” said Michael Stegmann, director of hospitality. “The controller is completely customizable, enabling customers to create a variety of commands for seamless room control in homes, hotels, restaurants, and businesses.” Guest rooms Designed for guest rooms and suites, the HTT-B2EX-BATT provides a simple, convenient wireless controller for lighting, automation, and entertainment. The bedside remote is fully-programmable to perform tasks such as turn on/off lights or open/close shades. Customized “Good Morning” or “Good Night” presets enable one-touch control of several room features at once. The optional lamp cord tether provides convenience with added security, so the keypad never checks out of the room. Similar to its use in hotel guest rooms and suites, the 2-button wireless keypad is also perfect for homes as a portable bedside controller.Conference room presenter The HTT-B2EX-BATT simplifies everyday tasks and functions in the corporate boardroom. The cost-effective, easy to use tabletop presentation interface offers one-touch control in a compact, stylish device. Using the HTT-B2EX-BATT, starting a presentation and switching between presenters is incredibly easy and intuitive. With a tap of the finger, any other presenter can take over the presentation at any time. The 2-button keypad wirelessly connects to a Crestron control system, substantially reducing wiring and related labor costs of traditional wired systems. Using proven Crestron infiNET EX 2.4 GHz mesh network technology, the HTT-B2EX-BATT ensures bullet-proof performance in even the most extreme RF environments. The redundant nature of its mesh networking technology means that a command will never be missed which results in faultless operation. Ideal for new and retrofit applications, HTT-B2EX-BATT is powered by two lithium coin cell batteries, boasting high performance and long battery life.To learn more about simplifying control in guest rooms and conference rooms, visit the HTT-B2EX-BATT 2-button wireless keypad product page.

Joyce Essig, public relations manager, Crestron Electronics, Inc. 201-767-3400 x10439

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