Life just got a little easier, thanks to the new Skyport Wi-Fi Key for the ColorTouch® thermostat from Venstar Inc. Using the mobile app on virtually any mobile device, users can control their energy usage and reduce energy costs, from nearly any location, at any time - even from the couch at home.
Compatible with Apple iPhone®, iPod Touch®, iPad®, Blackberry®, Android®, Mac and PC devices, the ColorTouch residential thermostat with Wi-Fi and its mobile application allows users to:
- Monitor thermostat information, including system run time and current usage
- View incoming alerts based on pre-configured notifications, such as important updates on the health of the system or simply if the home's inside temperature has gone above or below pre-set limits
- View a pictorial display of the current weather and weather forecast for all thermostat locations; and
- Send text messages from the mobile device to the thermostat display, such as reminders and notes to family members.
- Receive vital updates from their HVAC professionals on the health of their systems right on the thermostat display.