SmartLabs, the Leader in Home Automation Products Announces the Release of Four New Insteon Devices

March 10, 2009

IRVINE, Calif. - SmartLabs, Inc. announces the release of SeriaLinc - Insteon to 2-Way RS232 Serial Converter, In-LineLinc Relay - Insteon On / Off Module (Non-dimming) w/ Sense, Insteon Motion Sensor Floodlight and Insteon PowerLinc Modem, USB.

From whole-home audio to security systems and automation controllers, SeriaLinc allows any Serial or RS-232-compatible devices to operate devices on your Insteon network. This solution will let user's keep the equipment they already own and take advantage of a reliable Insteon network. SeriaLinc is 2-way serial, so it can be used to control RS-232 devices or to control Insteon devices via RS-232 commands. Learn More

In-LineLinc Relay w/Sense
The latest Insteon In-LineLinc module is a remote control in-line On/Off switch that is able to switch dry-contact and low-voltage devices and has an external "sense" wire that triggers when a 120 VAC is detected. In comparison to previous In-LineLinc models, this is rated for 15 amps (up from 13 amps), has a smaller size that allows the unit to be placed inside more types of electrical boxes, and an added beep sounder to aid in linking.Learn More

Insteon Motion Sensor Floodlight
The new Insteon Floodlight will not only turn on the built -in floodlights when motion is detected but can also turn on additional lights and/or notify you that someone is outside your home. The Motion Sensor Floodlight communicates like any other device on an Insteon network, so the floodlights can remotely controlled from anywhere. The Insteon Motion Sensor Floodlight features adjustable time delay, night-only mode, and 110-degree detection zone. Bulbs sold separately. Learn More

Insteon PowerLinc Modem, USB 
The Insteon PowerLinc Modem, USB is a plug-in home automation interface that uses a USB connection and allows PC-based automation controllers to control Insteon-compatible lights, appliances, heating/air conditioning systems and alarm systems directly via the Insteon network. Learn More

"These new products signify our continued commitment of integrating Insteon into complex systems as well as enhancing basic home automation functionality," says Laurie Maroni, Vice President of Marketing at SmartLabs. 

Insteon home automation technology provides customized control and communication of lighting and appliances throughout the interior and exterior of a home. Insteon products let you create a network of controlled devices and scenes that make life convenient, fun and energy efficient.  



About Insteon
Developed in Irvine, California, the award-winning Insteon remote control product line includes more than 200 devices, from lamp dimmers to thermostats and LED bulbs. Insteon delivers the fastest, most reliable wireless device communication in the industry with its innovative dual-band and simulcast mesh technology, creating the optimum platform for the coming Internet of Things. Insteon products are available throughout the U.S. and Canada as well as internationally. For more information about Insteon®, please visit, or connect with Insteon on Facebook ( and Twitter (

About Smarthome™ 
Smarthome was created based on the realization of a need for automated products that make lives easier, safer and more enjoyable. Today, Smarthome sells more than 13,000 hard-to-find products, including home automation solutions featuring award-winning Insteon technology. Smarthome sells online through its award-winning website at, its direct mail catalog, its partners - such as Amazon, New Egg, Crutchfield and Tiger Direct, and its brick and mortar retail store located in Irvine, CA.


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