RTI launches new KX1 multi-room audio keypad
RTI, a control and automation manufacturer for residential and commercial settings, has announced their KX1 multi-room audio keypad is now shipping. They keypad is designed to control distributed audio within rooms or zones of a home or business environment. It is also designed to simplify the user experience through a color OLED display, two-way control capabilities, backlit volume, programmable hard buttons and other features.
"Our new KX1 keypad allows users to easily select and interact with the audio sources in their home or office," Mike Everett, vice president of sales and marketing, RTI, said in a statement. "With the open architecture of the RTI control system and ever-expanding library of two-way drivers, the KX1 is able to provide the user with simple, intuitive control of nearly any audio source."
The KX1 includes a 1.2-inch OLED color display — allowing two-way metadata feedback from audio sources such as AV receivers, media streamers, iPod docks and other devices. It also includes 11 backlit hard buttons to facilitate commonly selected functions for users and a backlit volume bar to clearly display audio volume levels.
The KX1 provides customizable programming capabilities via RTI's Integration Designer software — allowing installers to tailor the automation experience to customers' specific requirements. It features an embedded Ethernet connection and can be fitted into any standard single-gang electrical box. It is available in black, white and light almond colors.