Frequently Asked Questions

Will Honeywell 5800 Sensors Work on a Qolsys IQ Panel 2?
Qolsys offers a 345 MHz daughterboard that allows Honeywell 5800 Series Sensors to be used with an IQ Panel 2. This is the only way that 5800 Sensors can be used. But this daughterboard will make 319.5 MHz Qolsys Sensors incompatible. Learn more about sensor compatibility for the IQ Panel 2.
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Is there a Tilt Sensor Compatible w/ the Qolsys IQ Panel 2?
The Qolsys IQ Tilt is a garage door sensor that works with the Qolsys IQ Panel 2 System. The sensor can detect a change in its positioned angle to determine when a garage door has been opened. The sensor will send an alert to the system when this occurs. Learn more about the Qolsys IQ Tilt.
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Is there a Peripheral Keypad for the Qolsys IQ Panel 2?
Qolsys offers a touchscreen keypad that is designed for use with their IQ Panel 2. This keypad is called the IQ Remote, and it provides a second point of on-site access for the system. Up to three IQ Remote devices can be paired with a single IQ Panel 2. Learn more about the IQ Remote.
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Is a Qolsys IQ Panel 2 Z-Wave Compatible?
The IQ Panel 2 includes an integrated Z-Wave Plus controller for operating Z-Wave home automation devices. Up to 119 different Z-Wave devices can be programmed. Z-Wave devices can be controlled from the panel or from Alarm.com. Learn more about the Qolsys IQ Panel 2 and Z-Wave automation.
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How Do I Enroll an IQ Fob with a Qolsys IQ Panel 2?
The Qolsys IQ Fob is learned-in with a Qolsys IQ Panel 2 by putting the system into its learn mode and then pressing the lock and unlock buttons on the device. The system will recognize the key fob and learn it in. Learn how to program an IQ Fob with a Qolsys IQ Panel 2 Security System.
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Can I Use More than One Keypad On a Qolsys IQ Panel 2?
The Qolsys IQ Panel 2 is compatible with the Qolsys IQ Remote. This device serves as a secondary touchscreen controller for the IQ Panel 2. Up to three different IQ Remote devices can be paired with a single IQ Panel 2 System, to provide four on-site access points. Learn more about the IQ Remote.
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How Long Does the Qolsys IQ Panel 2 Backup Battery Last?
An IQ Battery will provide a Qolsys IQ Panel 2 with backup power for up to 24 hours. The rechargeable battery receives reserve power when the IQ Panel 2 is plugged into the wall outlet. That way, it is ready for whenever the power goes out. Learn more about the IQ Battery for the IQ Panel 2.
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How Loud is the Z-Wave IQ Siren for the Qolsys IQ Panel 2?
The Z-Wave IQ Siren provides a viable option for increasing the maximum siren volume of the IQ Panel 2. The standard internal siren for the IQ Panel 2 operates at 85 dB. But the Z-Wave IQ Siren can produce sounds up to 105 dB. This is about as loud as a motorcycle. Learn more about the IQ Siren.
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Which Deadbolt Lock Is Compatible w/ a Qolsys IQ Panel 2?
A select set of Z-Wave door locks will work with the IQ Panel 2. The lock can be controlled from the panel itself or from the Alarm.com service. Any valid system user code can be used to unlock the lock after it has been programmed. Learn more about using Z-Wave locks with an IQ Panel 2.
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How Do I Add a Key Fob to a Qolsys IQ Panel 2?
A key fob is learned-in with an IQ Panel 2 by putting the system into learn mode and then pressing the lock and unlock buttons on the key fob at the same time. The panel should then recognize the key fob and enroll it. You can then adjust its settings. Learn how to add a key fob to the IQ Panel 2.
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