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HomeSeer Technologies, LLC, Computer Software Publishers & Developers, Bedford, NH
HomeSeer.com is a member of the CocoonTech Vendor Alliance!
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HOMESEER SOFTWARE / HARDWARE CONTROLLER MATRIX
         
Need help choosing your HomeSeer controller? Use this matrix to help sort out the differences and contact us directly with any questions.
Model
Controller type
Hardware
w/HS3 Zee
Software
Software
Hardware
w/HS3
Hardware
w/HS3PRO
Hardware
w/HS3
Hardware
w/HS3PRO
Hardware
w/HS3PRO
Operating system
Linux
Win 8, 7, Vista, XP, 2000
Win 8, 7, Vista, XP, 2000
Win XP embedded
Win XP embedded
Win XP embedded
Win XP embedded
Win XP embedded
HSProtect
-
-
-
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
HSSentry software watchdog
-
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
Features
Supports remote access
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
Supports unlimited devices
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
Supports unlimited events
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
Supports basic triggers (sunrise/sunset, absolute time, recurring, manual)
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
Supports advanced triggers
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
Randomize timed triggers (for added security)
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
Supports basic actions (device control,
run event)
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
Supports advanced actions
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
Supports Z-Wave®
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
Supports Insteon®
-
yes - requires additional hardware and/or software - see application guide for details
Supports X10®
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
Supports voice recognition
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
Supports local and remote text-to-speech processing
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
Supports Dakota Alert Vehicle and Intrusion Sensors
-
yes - requires additional hardware and/or software - see application guide for details
Supports Oregon Scientific Environmental Sensors and Weather Stations
-
yes - requires additional hardware and/or software - see application guide for details
Supports Ademco Vista Security Systems
-
yes - requires additional hardware and/or software - see application guide for details
Supports Sonos Wireless Audio Systems
-
yes - requires additional hardware and/or software - see application guide for details
HSTouch Lite (Read Only)
yes
yes
N/A
yes
N/A
yes
N/A
N/A
HSTouch (Standard)
-
$199.95
included
$199.95
included
$199.95
included
included
HSTouch Unlimited Upgrade
-
$99.95
included
$99.95
included
$99.95
included
included
Supports HomeSeer ADIO-100 Analog/Digital Interface
-
$39.95
included
$39.95
included
$39.95
included
included
Supports Current Cost ENVI Energy Monitors
-
$39.95
included
$39.95
included
$39.95
included
included
Supports Apple iTunes®
-
2014
2014
2014
2014
2014
2014
2014
Supports Windows® Media Player
-
2014
2014
2014
2014
2014
2014
2014
Supports UPB®
-
2014
2014
2014
2014
2014
2014
2014
Supports DSC®
-
$39.95
included
$39.95
included
$39.95
included
included
Supports Global Cache®
-
$39.95
included
$39.95
included
$39.95
included
included
Supports WGL Rain8
-
$39.95
included
$39.95
included
$39.95
included
included
Supports optional 3rd party plug-ins
-
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
Supports editing graphics for device values on status page.
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
Hardware Controller - Specific
Embedded control coftware
HS3 Zee
-
-
HS3
HS3PRO
HS3
HS3PRO
HS3PRO
CPU
700 MHz
-
-
1 GHz
VIA
1 GHz
VIA
1.6 Ghz Intel Atom
1.6 Ghz Intel Atom
1.6 Ghz
Intel Core 2 Duo
Fanless, diskless design
yes
-
-
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
Primary storage
8 GB SD
-
-
4 GB CF
4 GBCF
32 GB SSD
32 GB SSD
32 GB SSD
RAM
512 MB
-
-
1 GB
1 GB
1 GB
1 GB
1 GB
Expandable RAM?
-
------
yes to 3 GB
Serial ports
-
-
-
-
-
4
4
4
USB ports
2
-
-
2
2
5
5
4
LAN ports
1
-
-
1
1
1
1

2

Audio ports
line out
-
-
mic in /
line out
mic in /
line out
mic in /
line out
mic in /
line out
mic in /
line out
Video ports
HDMI/
composite
--VGAVGAVGA/DVIVGA/DVIVGA/DVI
No Moving parts
yes
-
-
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
Power compatibility
120-240 v
50/60 hz
-
-
120-240 v
50/60 hz
120-240 v
50/60 hz
120-240 v
50/60 hz
120-240 v
50/60 hz
120-240 v
50/60 hz
Power consumption
5 watts
-
-
10 watts
10 watts
14 watts
14 watts
15 watts
Certifications
CE, FCC, (UL-power)
-
-
UL,CE,
RoHS
UL,CE,
RoHS
UL,CE,
RoHS
UL,CE,
RoHS
UL,CE,
FCC,RoHS
Pricing
$199.95
$249.95
$599.95
$499.95
$799.95
$1,049.95
$1,349.95
$2,995.00