26.03.14

Leviton Launches Universal Z-Wave Dimming Switch

AUTHOR: HiddenWires

New Vizia RF+ VRMX1 in-wall dimmer adds CFL/LED control Leviton has announced the release of an updated Vizia RF+ VRMX1 universal dimm...

New Vizia RF+ VRMX1 in-wall dimmer adds CFL/LED control Leviton has announced the release of an updated Vizia RF+ VRMX1 universal dimming switch. The new Z-Wave universal dimmer is the latest generation of Leviton’s Vizia RF+ family of Z-Wave energy management and lighting control products. Designed for the future, it supports the latest dimmable LED and CFL technologies, as well as legacy incandescent and halogen bulbs while incorporating the Zensys 4.5.4 Z-Wave library. “As the market transitions to more efficient bulb technologies, Leviton is proud to introduce the innovative VRMX1 as the single dimmer for most Z-Wave in-wall lighting applications,” said Thomas Morgan, Director of Product Management for Leviton Security & Automation. “This addition to the Leviton Vizia RF+ product family is the latest demonstration of Leviton’s commitment to providing forward-thinking applications.” The VRMX1 supports a universe of lighting applications including local and remote dimming control for incandescent, dimmable LED and CFL, halogen, magnetic low voltage and electronic low voltage. The highly advanced Vizia RF+ device provides two-way feedback, is scene capable, includes 49 different fade rates and features user pre-sets for powering on and minimum brightness. Featuring Leviton's Decora brand design, the VRMX1 blends into any home or apartment. The switches showcase innovative styling with a horizontal LED locator and brightness indicator bar. Additionally, two robust snap-in color change kit options are included for ultimate in flexibility and future proof design. The Leviton VRMX1 is universally supported by all security systems with Z-Wave energy management technology, including Leviton’s popular Omni automation systems. It is also optimized for use with Z-Wave door locks. www.leviton.com/viziarf