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Maximum devices220200200+
Z-wave versionZ-Wave Plus (500 series)Z-Wave (300 series)Z-Wave (300 series)
Useability
Making scenesYesYesYes
Scene wizardYesNoYes
Room managementYesYesYes
Panels and widgetsNoWidgets: climate and securityPanels
Alarm, Heating, AC, Humidity, Sprinklers, Events and VoIP
NotificationsSMS & emailSMS & emailSMS, email & push notifications
Virtual devicesYesYesBasic and LUA
Multimedia (HTTP)YesYesYes
Voice controlNoNoYes
VOIP - Voice Over IPNoNoYes
Hardware
External antennaNoYesYes
USB114
Ethernet111
WI-FIYesNoNo
Expansion slotsNo2No
Dimensions (LXWXH)116x80x31mm 86x86x43mm225x185x44mm
RFXtrx433EYesNoNo
Other protocolsNoZigbee, LightwaveRF, 433MHz & KNX,No
GSMNoYesNo
Battery Back-up ModuleNoYesYes