Compare Home Controllers

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HomeSeer Controller Comparison
Photo
Model
Control Software
HS3 Pi3
HS3
HS3PRO
HS3
HS3PRO
Operating system
Linux
Linux
Linux
Win embedded
Win embedded
Available Drivers (Plug-ins)
Choice of 5 Linux
All Linux
All Linux
All Win
All Win
 
Main System Support (✔= included, = not available, * = available for additional cost)
Lighting
Climate (Thermostats)
Door Locks
Garage Doors
Energy Management
Environmental Sensors
Video Cameras
Security Systems
*
*
*
Audio / Video Equpment
*
*
*
Irrigation Systems
*
*
*
Pool / SPA
*
*
*
*
*
 
Main Technology Support
Z-Wave
Insteon
✔ / ✔*
✔ / ✔*
✔ / ✔*
✔ / ✔*
✔ / ✔*
X10
UPB
*
*
*
*
*
PLC-BUS
*
*
*
*
*
Modbus
*
*
*
*
*
 
Specific Brand Support - Please see our HomeSeer Plug-ins page for a complete listing of compatible technologies and products.
Lighting
Z-Wave (All Brands)
Lutron Caseta
*
*
Lutron Radio RA2
*
*
Phillips Hue
*
*
*
*
*
LIFX
*
*
*
*
*
 
Thermostats
Z-Wave (All Brands)
Ecobee
*
*
*
*
*
Nest
*
*
*
*
*
HAI Omnistat
 
Door Locks
Z-Wave (All Brands)
 
Audio
Sonos
Russound
*
*
*
*
*
Denon Receiver
*
*
*
*
*
Marantz Receiver
*
*
Onkyo Receiver
*
*
*
*
*
Pioneer Receiver
*
*
 
Security
DSC Power Seies
*
*
*
Ademco Vista
*
*
*
*
*
GE Concord 4
Elk M1G
*
*
*
*
*
 
Media
iTunes
*
*
*
*
*
Windows Media Player
*
*
*
*
*
DirectTV
*
*
*
*
*
Kodi
*
*
*
*
*
 
Pool / SPA
Goldline
*
*
*
*
*
Pentair
*
*
*
*
*
Autelis
*
*
*
*
*
       
Specifications
Processor (CPU)
Cores
Process
Benchmark
1.2 GHz
4-core ARM
N/A
N/A
1.58 GHz
2-core Celeron
22 nm
850*
1.50 GHz
2-core Celeron
14 nm
1665*
RAM
1 GB
2 GB
4 GB**
2 GB
4 GB**
Primary storage
8 GB SD
32 GB SSD
32 GB SSD
USB ports
4
3
6
Serial ports
2
LAN ports
1
1
2
Wi-Fi
Audio ports
line out
split
mic in / line out
Monitor ports
HDMI
HDMI / VGA
HDMI / DVI
Power compatibility
120-240 v
50/60 hz
120-240 v
50/60 hz
120-240 v
50/60 hz
Power consumption
5 watts
7 watts
14 watts
Certifications
CE, FCC, (UL-power)
UL,CE, RoHS
UL,CE, RoHS
Pricing
$199.95
$399.95
$699.95
$899.95
$1,199.95
*PassMark benchmark scores
** HomeTroller-SEL PRO and HomeTroller S6 PRO units manufactured before 1/29/2015 include 2 GB of RAM.