Lyric Gateway Vs. Honeywell Vista System


Lyric Gateway

Honeywell Vista

Touchscreen Display

Capacitive touch interface with Advanced Voice Guidance

Must add AUI keypad, see panel for number of AUIs supported

Size and Weight

8.82”H x 6.97”W x 1.4”D. 2.2 lbs

Enclosure Size: 12 ½ “ W x 14 ½” H x 3” D

External Buttons

Emergency, (Fire, Police, Medical). Away, Home, Disarmed, Alert, Cancel

Depends on Keypad used. Standard keypad has 0 - 9, *, #, and 4 programmable function keys

I/O Connectors

Speaker, Microphone, Sounder with 85dB intensity, Cellular Module Tray*, Internal Battery*

*All User Replaceable

Siren* Output with 2A available current. Battery* charging circuit, ECP (keypad bus) for zone expansion*, keypads*, and communicators*, 6, 8, or 9 Hardwired zone inputs with additional wireless zone support when a compatible receiver is installed.

*All Sold Separately

Supported Communications

Built-in: Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n); 2.4GHz, Ethernet port,

Can be added: Verizon CDMA-1XRTT (800, 1900MHz) or AT&T GSM-3G HSPA (850, 1900 MHz)

Add-On: GSMX4G, GSMV4G, iGSMV4G, iGSMHS4G, CDMA-X, 7847i, POTS (non VoIP Phone line)


Built in Z-Wave Plus; Network Wide Inclusion supported. Up to 76 Z-Wave Plus (500 Chipset) devices total.

Z-Wave support can be added via the Tuxedo Touch WIFI, or the VAM


Up to 48 System Users, including Installer

Vista-20P/21iP: 49*

Vista-15P: 33*

Vista-10P: 17*

*Includes Installer Code

Duress Code

User 48

Any user other than user 01, or 02 can be programmed as a Duress Code, using authority level

Wireless Keys (Fobs)

8 wireless keys with up to 8 actions each

Reserved Keyfob Zones:

Vista-20P/21iP: Zn 49 - 64

Vista-15P: Zn 49 - 56

Vista-10P: Zn 49 - 56

Any zone 09 or above can be programmed as a fob, and the reserved fob zones can be programmed as RF protection zones.

Wireless Sensors

64 Wireless Zones (SIX Series & 5800)

Vista-20P/21iP: Up to 56 RF Zones*

Vista-15P: Up to 34 RF Zones*

Vista-10P: Up to 24 RF Zones*

*5800 Series Only

Hardwired Zones


Vista-20P/21iP: Up to 48 Hardwired Zones

Vista-15P: Up to 22 Hardwired Zones

Vista-10P: Up to 6 Hardwired Zones

Wireless Keypads

Up to 8 LKP500

5828 or 5828V Limited only by available power, and range, and compatible receiver being used

Lyric WIFI Thermostats

Supports up to 4

Not Supported

Z-Wave Switches

Up to 60

Up to 232 devices when the Tuxedo Touch WIFI or VAM is also used. The Vista-10P does not support the use of these devices

Z-Wave Thermostats

Up to 6

At least 3 supported, with possibly more, depending on the Controller and version used

Z-Wave Door Locks

Up to 6

Up to 4

Z-Wave Garage Doors

Up to 4 Including Linear GD00Z

Up to 3 using Linear GD00Z

Connected Apps

Total Connect 2.0 (local or remote control), MyHome Gateway app (local control only, Ethernet or WIFI required, this is a free app)

Total Connect 2.0 (local or remote control),


Only available through AlarmNet 360, programming must be done by dealer

Programming via keypad, or Compass software

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