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Yale Upgrades Smart Lock Connectivity with New Z-Wave 700 Series Module

Wed, September 01, 2021
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NEW HAVEN, CT – Today, Yale Home released a new Z-Wave Plus Smart Module for its Yale Assure Lock® line of smart locks. Originally launched with 300 Series (then followed by 500 series in 2018) technology, the new line now features Z-Wave 700 Series chip technology. The upgrade enables 20% stronger battery life, a 46% expansion of connectivity range, S2 framework for increased security benefits and improved ease of enrollment during product set-up via SmartStart. 

“Yale is committed to providing smart locks with the latest and greatest connectivity standards to power the most secure and convenient access experience,” said Garret Lovejoy, Director of Product Management for ASSA ABLOY. “We’re proud to offer the most up-to-date technology for optimal performance and seamless integrations for our Z-Wave customers, providing the most modern and reliable tools to continue smart access growth in homes around the world.” 

Yale Assure Locks outfit any exterior door with smart access through a keypad code, The Yale Access app, or by integrating with a compatible security system’s platform. The new Smart Module, paired with our extensive Assure lock platform will provide exemplary integration with popular Z-Wave smart home and alarm systems.

The Yale Assure family of locks comes in four popular finishes designed to match conventional door hardware: satin nickel, black suede, lifetime brass and oil rubbed bronze. The lock and module bundles are only available for purchase today at popular security wholesale centers. In 2022, this lock and module bundle will roll out to retail and

About Yale

At 180 years strong, Yale is a leading security brand that protects the people, places and things we love most. It secures millions of homes and businesses worldwide with its innovative mechanical locks, safes and smart locks for front doors, interior doors, cabinets, package deliveries and more. 


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