Homeowners can now benefit from the convenience of Amazon Alexa’s voice command capabilities directly from a light switch with the launch of the Decora Smart™ Voice Dimmer with Amazon Alexa Built-in. Leviton announced today that its first-of-its-kind voice-powered smart Wi-Fi dimmer is available to purchase. The Voice Dimmer doesn’t take up counter or desk space and provides the functionality of Alexa and smart lighting control discreetly built right into your wall.
Leviton recently announced that the Leviton Load Center with Smart Circuit Breakers has won the prestigious 2019 HOBI (Home Building Industry) Awards ‘Best Option Upgrade’ award for its placement at the 2019 This Old House Idea Home in New Canaan, CT.
Intense Lighting, a Leviton Company, recently announced its new MX Downlighting with Beam Wireless Optical Control providing users a dynamic tool to personalize environments. This technology, integrated into the MX family, allows for dynamic light shaping, all controlled from an iOS or android mobile device using Bluetooth® wireless technology. The wireless optical adjustability from spot to flood, and intensity can all be controlled via a unique enabled app named Intense Beam.
Leviton recently announced the acquisition of Viscor, Canada’s largest independent lighting manufacturer, which specializes in LED lighting for architectural, commercial, medical, institutional and industrial applications.
Leviton recently launched its new Fixture Dimmer Compatibility Tool, an online resource developed to make it simple for lighting agents, specifying and electrical engineers and architects to select the exact dimmer and lighting controls appropriate for use with specific Leviton lighting products. The tool offers users assurance that they have selected the dimmer designed for use with their selected Leviton fixtures.
Leviton recently announced the launch of its Lev-Lok USB Receptacle, the latest addition to the Lev-Lok modular wiring device portfolio. This extensive new offering of USB Receptacles includes both Type A/A and Type A/C USB port options, 15 Amp and 20 Amp configurations, Commercial Specification Grade and Heavy-Duty Hospital Grade devices, as well as a variety of colors.
Decora Smart™ Wi-Fi™ turns any home into a Smart Home with the My Leviton™ App. Leviton offers a strong selection of automated dimmers, switches, and plugin products for automated control of lights, motor loads, appliances, and more. Schedule lights and connected loads to turn on/off at specific times or based on sunrise/sunset, easily group smart devices into rooms, and create scenes to activate multiple lights at once. Enjoy remote access from anywhere, with no hub required.
Using Wi-Fi connectivity, a central data hub, and intelligent circuit breakers, the Leviton Load Center offers excellent opportunities for energy management.
Craig DiLouie, LC, CLCP recently had the opportunity to interview David Buerer, Director of Product Management, Leviton, for an article for tED Magazine on the topic of nonresidential lighting control protocols.
The Leviton Smart Load Center was named Best Home Technology Product winner during the 2019 NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS), held February 19 – 21, 2019 in Las Vegas.