Can The 2GIG GC3 Support Z-Wave Receptacles?
Yes, the 2GIG GC3 control panel has a built in Z-Wave module which supports up to a total of 232 Z-Wave and Z-Wave Plus devices. Most Z-Wave, and Z-Wave Plus products are compatible with the 2GIG GC3 control panel..
Once Z-Wave and or Z-Wave Plus devices are learned into the 2GIG GC3 control panel, users can control the devices directly from the touchscreen or remotely with an Alarm.com account.
The 2GIG GC3 has a feature that allows the user to program a four digit code with access to the Smart Home Control button. Once programmed, when the Smart Home Control button is pressed, "Enter Your Code" will appear, and will not allow users to go forward without a valid code. This security option prevents unauthorized persons from accessing the enrolled Z-Wave devices and scenes.
To enroll a Z-Wave device, from the home screen press the Smart Home Control button > if required, enter a four digit code >Add Devices > Add Devices Now will appear on the screen. Depending on the type of device that is being enrolled, activate the device per its instructions for inclusion/exclusion. Once the 2GIG GC3 panel sees the Z-Wave device “Adding The Device” will appear on the screen > New Device Added > press OK. The GC3 will beep twice when the device is added and the name of the device will show on the screen, with the option to rename it if desired.
Most Z-Wave and Z-Wave Plus manufacturer's devices are compatible with the 2GIG GC3 control panel.
There is no limit in the number of scenes that users can set up for Z-Wave devices for the 2GIG GC3.
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