Press Release Summary:
Enabling communication with both conventional and connected HVAC systems, Second Generation Touch-Screen Thermostat allows connection to the HVAC system Via smartphones or tablets. Sending homeowners alerts when maintenance is required, unit provides contractor contact information when that information is uploaded. Device offers advantage of quick heat and quick cool feature for short-term high-capacity heating or cooling to reach set points quickly.
Original Press Release:
Luxaire® Introduces Second Generation Touch-Screen Thermostat that Provides Single Solution for Conventional and Connected HVAC Systems
The Luxaire® brand of Johnson Controls introduces a second generation touch-screen residential thermostat that allows contractors to sell a single thermostat solution across multiple product tiers and offer homeowners a complete Luxaire home comfort system.
The new thermostat incorporates smart technology to communicate with both conventional and connected HVAC systems. The communicating control draws on Johnson Controls’ deep expertise in building automation to ensure easy installation and optimal performance. Contractors can preconfigure settings before arriving at a residence, thanks to near field communication, a set of short-range wireless technologies and a dedicated distributor app, available on Android-equipped devices. They can also control fault features to help eliminate nuisance calls.
An easy-to-use touch screen proprietary hexagon interface and the ability to seamlessly connect to their HVAC system via their smartphones or tablets will please homeowners. They can also take advantage of a quick heat and quick cool feature for short-term, high-capacity heating or cooling to reach set points more quickly and is optimized to provide ENERGY STAR® Most Efficient performance when connected to select Luxaire home comfort systems.* The thermostat sends the homeowners alerts when maintenance is required and provides contractor contact information when that information is uploaded.
For additional information, visit www.luxaire.com/lxseries. *When paired with Acclimate™ AL8B024F4 (FC/MC48D+MV12D+TXV), AL8B036F4 (FC/MC62D+MV12D+TXV) and HL8B036F4 (FC/MC62D+MV12D+TXV) models.
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