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The IQ Panel 4 : The new affordable go-to security panel

The IQ Panel 4: The new affordable go-to security panel

As innovative home technology continues to evolve, homeowners have more options than ever to secure and automate their properties. One such option that stands out is the IQ 4 Hub by Qolsys. This affordable security panel allows users to control all of their home security devices from one easy-to-use hub and offers advanced features like facial recognition and voice commands. Whether you're a homeowner looking to streamline your security system, or a tech enthusiast eager to try out the latest gadgets, the IQ 4 Hub is worth a closer look.

Features of the smart IQ 4 Hub panel

The IQ 4 Hub boasts a big, high-definition LCD with a 7-inch capacitive glass touchscreen. This display has a resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels and boasts a brightness of 300 cd/m2, which makes everything easily visible even in bright daylight. The expansive display allows a smoother user interface with the touch and swipe gestures. The IQ 4 Hub also supports 24bit and 16.9 million colours to give crystal clear visuals, making it a pleasure for daily operations.

The IQ 4 Hub sets the standard for the maximum number of user codes with up to 242 roles-based roles consisting of Dealer, Installer, Master, User, Guest, and Duress which provides exclusive access to the different levels of users in the system. The IQ 4 Hub runs on an Android 9 operating system and sports an 8-core Qualcomm Snapdragon SOM processor and an internal 16GB NAND Flash storage. Overall, this combination of hardware and software provides a great user experience.

The IQ 4 Hub surpasses competitor devices by its network capabilities. The unit comes equipped with WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac dual-band 2.4/5GHz with built-in access point capability, providing a reliable and fast network connection. The IQ 4 Hub also has built-in Cellular LTE Category 4 capabilities with bands 2/25, 4/66, 5, 7, 12/17, 13, 14 non-FirstNet, and 26. These features allow for secure and fast connections that are constantly available, even during internet or power outages. This also means added peace of mind for homeowners who are away from their homes for prolonged periods.

Ease of installation of the IQ Panel 4

Installation of the IQ Panel 4 is quite simple; it doesn't require complex wiring or specialized tools. It's a plug-and-play system, and the installation process can be, and most likely should be, accompanied by a professional installer. Once installed, the device is easily integrated into the home's security network, enabling home automation features. Homeowners can customize schedules for arm and disarm, creating personalized security preferences.

Some of the advantages of the IQ Panel 4 include the following:

    Advanced user management: With support for up to 242 different user codes with varying access levels, the IQ Panel 4 offers unparalleled user management options.
•    Network capabilities: With WiFi and cellular LTE capabilities, the IQ Panel 4 always remains connected, ensuring constant monitoring and updated security alerts for the homeowner.
•    Broad device support: With up to 137 Z-Wave Plus (800) devices and up to 128 PowerG and Security RF devices, the IQ Panel 4 offers broad compatibility and flexibility.
•    Easy installation: The device can be installed within minutes with a simple plug-and-play setup with no complex wiring.
•    Intuitive interface: Touch and swipe gesture interface on a capacitive glass touchscreen makes operations smooth and straightforward.
•    Robust security: The device is FCC and IC certified and listed as UL and ULC. The tamper switch feature with smash-and-grab reporting ensures device integrity and home security.
•    Home automation features: Along with its security features, the IQ Panel 4 allows homeowners to automate various devices such as locks, thermostats, lights, and garage doors.
•    Battery and power advantages: With a 18650 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion battery rated for over 24 hours, the device is also equipped with a DC 7v DC 1000mA CC power supply and a SmartMount table stand and SmartMount for wall mounting included to provide additional power sources in case of power outages.

If you are seeking an affordable and easy-to-use security system panel, contact us today to learn more about the IQ Panel 4 system. 

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