Savant launches Wally touch screens

Savant has announced the launch of Wally, a series of in-wall touch screens for control of the home.

The manufacturer’s Wally range incorporates Savant’s Scenes technology for personalised control of climate, lighting and entertainment.

Each model has a high-resolution colour screens utilising technology from Savant’s award-winning Pro Remote. The touch screens also feature a presence sensor that are activated automatically when a person approaches.

The range can be installed with a traditional single gang enclosure and low voltage powered using Power over Ethernet (POE 802.3af).

“Our network of integrators has reported a growing demand for dedicated touch screens in an array of sizes,” commented Robert Madonna, CEO of Savant.

“Our premium lineup of Wally touch screens gives homeowners an ideal solution for any décor or application while leveraging Savant’s user interface to bring the best control experience to any room in the home.”

The first product to be released from the range will be a single gang 5.5-in touch screen, with 2.9-in and 8-in models set to follow later in 2017.

Available in black or white models, Savant’s Wally touch screens will ship from June 2017 onwards.