GoControl HUSBZ-1 USB PC Z-Wave Hub
What you get:
1 - GoControl HUSBZ-1 USB PC Z-Wave Hub
1 - Operating software
The HUSBZ-1 is a complete Z-Wave control in the form of a USB stick that you can plug into your home PC or laptop. The HUSBZ-1 can be hooked into any computer and will act as a control using a thrid party software package that comes with the USB stick. The unit measures 1.8” in L x 0.8” in W x 0.4” in D and resembles any other USB thumb drive. The HUSBZ-1 is capable of including, excluding and replicating Z-wave home automation devices on the nework. You can use this on any Z-Wave network with any Z-Wave certified device no matter the manufacturer.
To use the HUSBZ-1 Z-Wave hub; you will plug it into your computers USB port and install the InControl software. There is also an InControl smartphone app for Android and Iphone that you can install to give you on-the-go control. You will have to keep your PC or laptop powered on to use this and have it set not to go to sleep or hibernate as this will cause it to not work. You can control the full range of Z-Wave products because this hub is not limied. It is uses the universal Z-Wave protocol which allows full control of anything Z-Wave that you can find.
With the HUSBZ-1 you'll be able to use devices such as the GoControl GD00Z-4 Z-Wave Garage Door Controller. You'll be able to remotely raise and lower your garage door with the app on your phone. This is handy if you have someone that needs to come over and grab something. You can allow them access with the push of a button. You'll be able to find these in our Z-Wave Water Valves and Misc section.
Another device that you'll be able to use and control would be the LIN-LB60Z1 Z-Wave Dimmable LED Light Bulb. Replace your old bulbs with the LB60Z1 bulbs and have remote or local control of all the lighting in your home. Dims the lights or shut them on and off with a touch of a button fron your InControl app. This device can be found in our Z-Wave Lighting & Power Devices section. You can also find a variety of wall outlets in that sections that can be used with the HUSBZ-1 such as the LIN-WO15Z1 Z-Wave Single Wall Outlet which has a Z-Wave outlet and a regular outlet. Turn on and off appliances or lamps with the many outlets we have.
We also have locks like the Kwikset 910 Z-Wave SmartCode Deadbolt and the Kwikset 912 Z-Wave SmartCode Lever Lock. These will allow you to remotely lock and unlock any door that they are installed on. The HUSZB-1 will give you the convenience of unlocking the front door for your kids when they arrive home from school when you're at work. Many other uses for these devices as well.
You can find a wide variety of Z-Wave devices to use with the HUSBZ-1 in our Z-Wave Home Automation section. These are great ways to automate your life and also save money by controlling your home's environment.