CEA Names 2014 Mark of Excellence Winners
The winners of the 2014 Mark of Excellence Awards, presented by the CEA's TechHome Division, were announced at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). Here's a look at the winning products, installations, and top integrator of the year.
Lighting Control Product of the Year: Crestron HTT-B2EX Crestron's HTT-B2EX-BATT is a sleek, 2-button keypad designed to provide wireless control of lighting, shades, automation, entertainment, or other systems supported by a Crestron control system. It provides convenient performance for a wide range of applications, such as a tabletop keypad for use as a bedside controller or a simple living room lighting/shade controller. When used with lighting systems, it’s the perfect solution for pre-preset commands such as “good morning” or “good night.” The HTT-B2EX-BATT wirelessly connects to a Crestron control system and leverages Crestron’s infiNET EX 2.4GHz wireless network technology for a stylish and reliable control solution that requires no unsightly wires. And as an iniNET EX device, the HTT-B2EX-BATT functions as a native wireless signal expander, increasing the strength of the wireless control network. Compact in size with an elegantly simple design, the HTT-B2EX-BATT is powered by a lithium coin cell battery that combines high performance with the convenience of a 5-year lifecycle under normal operating conditions. There is no need to ever charge the unit and the homeowner can easily replace the battery when necessary.Back to article
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