The Qolsys IQ Classic Kit Verizon is the latest and most advanced security system for protecting your home and keeping your family safe. The kit includes the IQ Panel 2 main control center with a built-in cellular alarm communicator compatible with the Verizon LTE Network and the S-Line Encrypted sensors: one IQ Mini-S Door/Window Sensors and three IQ Mini-S Door/Window Sensors.
The IQ Panel 2 has a seven-inch HD touchscreen with 1280 x 800 resolution. It features six wireless radios including DualBand WiFi 802.11 AC, Z-Wave Plus, Bluetooth LE 4.0, and the new S-Line secure 319.5 technology. You can add up to 128 Z-Wave Home Automation Zones that you can control remotely. You can customize your security systems to meet your needs.
You can activate the systems and check its status using the interactive app or through the intuitive on-screen interface. The IQ Panel 2 is compatible with the full range of Qolsys Products including the S-Line security sensors and wireless RF items.
Why You Should Consider the Qolsys IQ Classic Kit
The IQ Panel 2 is a major upgrade from the legacy IQ Panel that keeps the classic features that made this award-winning panel the recommended choice for home security. With improved compatibility, you can protect any part of your property with up to 128 wireless zones with the full line of wireless Z-Wave devices.
You can control lighting, appliances, door locks, thermostats, and more. You can set lights to go before you come home and adjust the household temperature remotely. The S-Line encrypted sensors provide secure data transmission over the wireless cellular Verizon LTE network.
You can also pair up to five the Google Android OS smartphones with your security system for Bluetooth touchless disarming.
Qolsys IQ Classic Kit Verizon Specifications and Features
The Qolsys IQ Panel 2 offers secure operation with a 5mp onboard camera with motion detection, a photo frame screensaver, and a Panel Glass break detector. You can receive instant communication of breaches to your system directly to your phone. It supports wireless two-way for hands-off operation.
The control center has a Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset with a quad core processor and router. It operates efficiently with dual path connectivity that leverages both network communication and WiFi simultaneously to reduce lag for optimal speed. It is compliant with the latest SIA False Alarm Standards which can reduce up to 90 percent of unnecessary dispatches.
The IQ Motion-S provides coverage up to 35 feet in an unobstructed area and pet immunity up to 40 pounds. You can use it to set automation rules for your control center to turn on lights or adjust the thermostat when a household enters a room. It detects movement of as little as one inch as well as body heat.
The IQ Mini-S Door/Window Sensors offer flexible control of entry ways into your home. Like the IQ-Motion-S, you can create automation rules for both authorized and unauthorized entries. You can also use it for helpful notifications such as a door left open or prohibited access to a secure area such as chemical storage.
You can give these and other PIR (passive infrared) devices you add to your security systems unique names for easy management. They are suitable for both indoor and outdoor use.
Installation of Your 3-1 Kit
Installation of the Qolsys IQ Classic Kit Verizon is easy with on-screen video tutorials. Begin by connecting the power cord to the control panel and attaching the table stand. Plug it in and power it up by holding the button for three seconds until it the screen lights up. The improved technology of the IQ Panel 2 brings the system up quicker and more efficiently.
You’ll be prompted to create an account on Alarm.com and to install its mobile app on your smartphone. Next, you’ll set up your network and WiFi connections. Once online, your system will perform an update check to make sure your system has the latest software. Then, it’s time to arm your security system by setting up the included S-Line Encrypted Sensors.
The home screen on the IQ Panel 2 provides an overview of your setup including messages and real-time status of all installed devices. You can disarm or arm the system by touching the access icon. You’ll have several arming options from which to choose. You can put the Qolsys IQ Classic Kit to Stay when you’re home to arm windows and doors only.
You can also choose the Away mode which will also activate motion detectors. If there is an unauthorized entry into your home, you’ll receive a text message alert immediately. You’ll have to pair all of your devices and any smartphones for which you want to provide administration access.
You can disarm your security system manually through the control panel or remotely through the mobile app. If you’ve paired your smartphone with the IQ Panel 2, it will automatically disarm it when it detects your mobile via Bluetooth for hands-off operation.
Tips for Using Your Security System
Proper installation is essential to get the best use out of your Qolsys IQ Classic Kit Verizon. The Setting Tray which you can access by swiping down on the home screen will provide the current status of your system including any alerts about tampering and connection details for both the unit and any paired devices. It’s an excellent option for monitoring conditions such as battery levels.
There is also an Advanced Setting option for admin functions such as managing users, running system tests, and adding devices. Because it is a touchscreen, you’ll need to take care not to make unnecessary changes to the system. The panel features a Clean Screen button that will disable its functionality for 30 seconds for cleaning.
The Qolsys IQ Classic Kit brings the peace of mind of a state-of-the-art security system with the trusted technology of Verizon LTE Network compatibility. You can create a customized setup that can match the needs of your home or business with encrypted and secure communication. With Android and Bluetooth capabilities, it couldn’t be easier to manage your home protection.