The Weiser® brand of Spectrum Brands, Inc. – Hardware & Home Improvement Division introduces its first-ever Wi-Fi smart lock at CES 2019. Joining the brand’s established portfolio of smart locks, Halo™ Smart Locks will use Wi-Fi to create a simple smart home experience and provide homeowners ease of access control, remote features and, in the future, simplified home automation integration. Weiser is showcasing the touchscreen Halo Smart Lock for the very first time in its CES booth (#42137, CES Tech West | Sands Expo, Smart Home Marketplace).
Halo Smart Locks will connect directly to homeowners’ existing Wi-Fi router and smartphone to create a simple and secure smart home, without a third-party hub, panel or subscription service. Through the Weiser app, homeowners can remotely monitor and control their Halo Smart Locks from anywhere in the world, while connected to the Internet.
Why Upgrade to Halo Smart Locks:
- Installation and set-up designed to be easy.
Halo Smart Locks are DIY-friendly so homeowners can install the lock themselves. Set-up will just require a Wi-Fi network and the Weiser mobile app, available for iOS and Android.
- Smart lock convenience we value, at the tip of your fingers.
Control, monitor and sync your Halo Smart Locks from within the intuitive mobile app. Homeowners will be able to quickly and easily generate up to 250 unique user codes, manage guest user access, remotely monitor lock status, and remotely lock or unlock all from their smartphones.
- Advanced security features only available with Weiser Halo Smart Locks.
Homeowners will feel secure knowing the touchscreen Halo Smart Lock feature Weiser patented SmartKey Security™, protecting against common and forced entry break-in methods like lock picking, lock bumping and torque attacks. The touchscreen version features Weiser patented SecureScreen™, preventing against unwanted entry commonly associated with touchscreen products. With SecureScreen, users are prompted to touch two random numbers before entering their access code to encourage fingerprints across the screen.
“Wi-Fi-enabled smart home products are where we see the smart lock category progressing and Weiser wanted to provide a simple connected solution for homeowners, which we’ve delivered with Halo,” says Steve Kolobaric Marketing Manager, Weiser, Spectrum Brands Inc. – Hardware & Home Improvement Division. “Weiser continues to reinforce our commitment to our customers, providing the best in residential security. Our new Halo Smart Locks are no exception.”
The Halo Touchscreen Wi-Fi Smart Lock will be available for purchase in 2019 for $279 MSRP. The new smart lock will launch alongside the new Weiser mobile app and the new Aura Bluetooth Smart Lock that will provide additional smart home security options.
“We know homeowners have a lot of options to choose from when researching smart locks,” says Kolobaric. “The touchscreen Halo Wi-Fi Enabled Smart Lock delivers on what people seek – style, product durability, innovation and most importantly, security. This smart lock gives homeowners a seamless, easy way to upgrade to a smart home.”
CES attendees can view the Halo touchscreen smart lock at the Weiser CES booth (#42137, CES Tech West | Sands Expo, Smart Home Marketplace) now through Jan. 11, 2019. Get social with Weiser on Facebook and Follow Weiser on Twitter @WeiserLock.
Weiser is Canada’s leading brand in residential door hardware and offers a variety of home improvement solutions for consumers and retailers. Since its start almost 115 years ago, Weiser has created innovative door hardware products that are both stylish and offer superior security. The most recent game changing innovation introduced by Weiser was their SmartKeyTM rekey technology that allows homeowners to securely re-key their own locks in seconds, while it simultaneously enhances the high-level security provided by a Weiser deadbolt. Weiser – security and innovation since 1904. For more information, please visit weiserlock.com.