Popular line of connected and standard smart locks to expand with new contemporary styles
MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Style conscious owners interested in the smart home no longer have to choose between looks, functionality and security when it comes to locking their home.
Innovative technology and trusted security come together in the new expanded line of Weiser SmartCode smart locks. The popular product line of push-button deadbolts now includes contemporary styles of the best-selling SmartCode 10 and SmartCode 10 with Z-Wave HomeConnect™ Technology.
“With more and more homeowners adopting smart home technology each year, we want to ensure Weiser provides a unique smart lock solution for every homeowner and every type of design aesthetic,” says Steve Kolobaric, Weiser Marketing Manager for Spectrum Brands Inc. “With the expansion of our SmartCode portfolio to include contemporary styles, we are giving the style conscious consumer a well-designed smart lock backed by a trusted name in home security.”
Features and benefits of the new-look SmartCode product line include:
- Contemporary Style: The sleek push-button and touchscreen smart locks feature a minimalist metal interior with a sleek rectangular shape. The new, stylish smart locks blend with the linear details of any modern or contemporary home. The smart locks are available in Satin Chrome and Satin Nickel
- Smart Home Compatibility: SmartCode 10 with Weiser’s HomeConnect technology, ensures compatibility with popular Z-Wave security and smart home automation systems to help homeowners create a fully connected smart home. The connected smart locks feature the new Z-Wave 500 chip as well. SmartCode 10 is a standalone smart lock solution that uses push-button and touchscreen keypads to give homeowners the convenience of keyless entry without the investment in a connected system.
- Key-Free Convenience: The new contemporary designs will hold 16 unique access codes for standalone smart locks and 30 codes for connected products, providing convenient keyless entry using the keypad or touchscreen interfaces.
- Patented, Trusted Security: The Smart Code 10 family features the latest version of the Weiser’s patented SmartKey® security. The advanced SmartKey security provides strong resistance against torque attacks, passes the most stringent lock-picking standards (UL 437, par 11.6.) and utilizes BumpGuard™ to prevent lock bumping. SmartCode 10 Touchscreen deadbolts also features SecureScreen™ technology, helping prevent against unwanted entry using patented security features. With SecureScreen, users are prompted to touch two random numbers before entering their access code as to encourage fingerprints across the screen.
The products will be available in 2017 at select retailers. The standalone products will retail for $199.99 MSRP. For additional information about Weiser SmartCode products or to access images and request product for review, please visit weiserlock.com.
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 112 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.
About Spectrum Brands
Hardware Home Improvement is a division of Spectrum Brands Holdings, a global, diversified consumer products company and a leading supplier of consumer batteries, residential locksets, residential builders’ hardware and faucets, shaving and grooming products, personal care products, small household appliances, specialty pet supplies, lawn and garden and home pest control products, personal insect repellents, and auto care products. Spectrum Brands employs more than 15,500 employees worldwide and sells to the top 25 global retailers with products in more than one million stores.