LAS VEGAS,Jan. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Connected home and health are set to be leading themes at the 2016 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), and Honeywell (NYSE: HON) is sharing its latest ways to help consumers feel more comfortable and in control. With the ever-expanding Lyric™ family of connected products, and integrations such as Apple HomeKit™, Samsung SmartThings, and IFTTT, Honeywell's legacy of home comfort, control, and security continues to grow across the globe. And with Honeywell Life Care Solutions products and services, being in the know about personal health is within reach, whether someone is at home or on the go.
"When consumers think of a connected home, many things come to mind," saidJeremy Eaton, president of Honeywell Connected Home. "What Honeywell has found is that feeling safe, comfortable, and saving money holds true for many people*. Being able to easily connect to a home's systems and technologies helps you feel more empowered, safe, and able to enjoy what matters - the people and things that make your house a home."
Along with the HomeKit-compatible, second generation Lyric Round Wi-Fi Thermostat, Honeywell's growing platform includes the professionally installed Lyric Home Security System and accessories such as indoor/outdoor cameras, glass break sensors, and smoke detectors. In addition at CES, Honeywell is showcasing the new Lyric Wi-Fi Water Leak and Freeze Detector, with the same aesthetics as the Lyric thermostat for a DIY (do it yourself) installation or via a Honeywell-certified contractor. From getting the temperature just right, to letting you know when something in the home needs immediate attention, the Lyric product portfolio has you covered.
Similarly, Honeywell's Life Care Solutions products and services are able to extend the reach of healthcare right into the home. At CES, Honeywell's product line will demonstrate how consumers can take an active part in managing their own health comfortably and easily. The home-based Seymour self-care solution helps guide consumers who prefer to manage their own care daily, but who have connected access to their providers when needed.Genesis Touch wireless remote patient monitor and LifeStream provider software enable remote daily monitoring, such as blood pressure and weight, as well as proactive intervention by healthcare professionals when problems are detected.
To learn more about how Honeywell is shaping consumers' homes and health for today and tomorrow, please visit the Honeywell booth (70931) at the CES Smart Home area (Sands, Level 2), fromJanuary 6-9, 2016. More information is also available at http://yourhome.honeywell.com and at https://www.honeywelllifecare.com/ces.
* According to Honeywell Home Connectivity Survey,July 2015
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Tammy Benker Swanson