MELVILLE, N.Y., Nov. 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Leviton Decora® Digital Dimmer and Timer with Bluetooth® Technology has been selected as a "This Old House Top 100" new product in 2016, a distinctive and perennial list of the country's best and brightest new home products. The device is recognized in the "Best New Home Tech" category.
This Old House Magazine's "Top 100" list is chosen by the magazine's editorial team and compiles the most innovative and forward-thinking products launched in 2016. After months of testing, the Decora Digital Dimmer and Timer with Bluetooth Technology was selected among this year's honorees that tested above and beyond the call of duty and whose performance will make a difference in the day-to-day lives of consumers.
The Decora Digital Dimmer and Timer with Bluetooth Technology combines the best of Leviton dimmer and timer functions with today's technology. This powerful device provides the ability to dim and time lighting without the need of a hub, gateway or internet connection. Users simply pair the device with the Leviton Decora Digital Dimmer & Timer App and use on-screen menu options to control lights with Apple or Android smartphones or tablets within a 30-foot range. Additionally, the Decora Digital Dimmer and Timer with Bluetooth Technology offers flexibility to program timed events at set or random times for daily activities or for a "lived-in" look while occupants are away.
"The Decora Digital Dimmer and Timer with Bluetooth Technology takes traditional lighting control to the next level, bringing convenience and security to the home," said Randall Rosenbaum, Product Manager, Residential Lighting Controls. "We are pleased that This Old House editors recognized this device as an innovative 'must-have' and a game-changer in 2016."
In naming the Decora Digital Dimmer and Timer with Bluetooth Technology to the "Top 100" list, This Old House said, "This state-of-the-art device lets homeowners upgrade to smart homes by swapping out old, low-IQ dimmers. Pairing it with the Leviton Decora Digital Dimmer & Timer app via Bluetooth couldn't be simpler."
The Leviton Decora Digital Dimmer and Timer with Bluetooth Technology is available through Leviton's network of retail, online and electrical distribution channels, including its online store http://store.leviton.com/. For additional information on Decora Digital Controls with Bluetooth technology, visit www.leviton.com/decoradigital
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