NAD Smart Audio Solutions Control4 Certified
NAD Electronics has released their premium line of BluOS Enabled audio systems is now Control4 Certified, having passed rigorous interoperability tests to ensure BluOS Enabled devices integrate seamlessly with Control4 home automation systems. The complete Control4 Certification process also includes the incorporation of Control4 Simple Device Discovery Protocol (SDDP), ensuring faster, simpler and more cost-effective installation of BluOS Enabled products by Control4 installers and dealers.
Founded in 2003, Control4 is a leading global provider of automation and networking systems for homes and businesses, offering personalized control of lighting, music, video, comfort, security, communications, and more into a unified smart home system that enhances the daily lives of its consumers.
“A large portion of our global dealer network uses Control4 systems,” says Andrew Haines, BluOS Product Manager. “It is important for us to provide them a premium music solution, allowing customers to access hi-res libraries on their home network and stream many popular music streaming services, while working seamlessly with other connected apps and products throughout the home.”
NAD offers a wide variety of BluOS Ready and Enabled home audio solutions that meet the needs of music listeners and installers alike, with products ranging from audiophile-quality traditional hi-fi components to custom rack-mounted multi-zone amplifiers. BluOS, the premium music operating system natively integrated into select devices in the Classic, Masters and Custom Install Series, allows custom integrators and retailers to offer rich, intuitive music experiences and custom control applications that seamlessly integrate with their customers’ existing Control4 automation system.
“We are very happy that NAD are a part of the Connects with Control4 partner ecosystem,” said Noel Gouff, Senior Director of Control4 Business Development. “Not only is NAD a growing leader in hi-res audio distribution, but the two-way interface allows for both a rich music experience for users and a quicker and more seamless integration for dealers and installers.”