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Savant’s New Release

July marks a significant update to Savant’s software with a number of enhancements and changes, intended to help Savant integrate even more seamlessly with your home and life.  Here’s what you can expect from Savant 8.4:

  • Amazon Alexa integration:  Control your Savant system and even jump to individual preset Savant Scenes with Alexa’s voice control capabilities.  Alexa integration opens up new frontiers in how you interact with your home

  • Introducing Wally:  Wally is Savant’s new 5.5-inch in-wall touch panel.  With gorgeous high-resolution imagery, and including features like customizable wake-screens and proximity sensors, Wally is specially designed to complement and enhance the Savant experience.

  • Global Savant Scenes:  Do you have multiple users but Savant scenes that all users want to access?  Global Savant Scenes now allow you to share scenes across users.  The Shared Scene is indicated by a global icon displayed in the scene.

  • Expanded Smart Host Capabilities: The number of zones that the Smart Host can support has been expanded!  It now supports up to 18 Audio Zones and up to 12 Video Zones.  And there is now no limit on the number of environmental zones you can add (lights, climate, etc).

  • Sleep Timer:  You can now set a sleep timer from the Savant Pro app!  Can be applied to any A/V service.


Questions about how you can make living simpler and easier with Savant?  Our experienced professionals can provide a recommendation based on the needs of your home.  Give us a call today at (914) 765-0461, or reach out and contact us today to learn more!

Soundworks Gift Giving Guide for the 2016 Holiday Season

Stumped for holiday gift ideas this year? Don’t worry, we have you covered! This holiday season, Soundworks has a wide array of wonderful gifts for music lovers, gadget junkies, TV enthusiasts, and even that very special person on your list (who also happens to be impossible to shop for)! With our holiday gift guide you will be able to find something for everyone on your gift list.


3 Reasons to Upgrade to a Smart Home

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Out with the old and in with the smart home! The expectations of potential home buyers are changing and the interest in smart homes is continuing to grow. According to a recent survey by Coldwell Banker and CNET, 81 percent of people said they were more likely to buy a house that was already equipped with smart home technology. Here are three reasons why you should consider investing in home automation.


Ruckus Wireless Gives You Control of Your WiFi


Living in a fully connected home where you can change the temperature, lower the shades and start your favorite playlist with a simple touch feels like living in the future. Now it’s time to upgrade to the wireless network of the future.


Luxury Father’s Day Gifts for Dad

 Luxury Father's Day Gift Guide 2016 Westchester NY

Are you in search of a luxury Father’s Day gift for a dad who deserves more than a goofy tie or cheesy grillmaster apron? You’ve come to the right place! We’ve got the perfect high-end gifts for techie dads who want to connect wirelessly everywhere, dads who want to outfit their life with high tech home automation, dads who love to rock out to their favorite tunes with indoors speakers and outdoor speakers and the perfect TVs for the dad who loves to spend time in the yard and would love to watch the game while manning the grill!


Savant 8.0 Brings Luxury Home

The release of Savant 8.0 reinforces what we’ve known for years: comfort, simplicity and free time are the ultimate luxuries. Savant has been providing premium home automation for more than a decade, and their new release promises luxury living with Sonos integration, native streaming media, streamlined user interface & the new Savant Pro Remote! (more…)

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