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Bring Safety, Comfort, and Energy Efficiency to Connected Home Security

Solutions for Home Security 

From contact sensors to motion detection and door locks, reliable connectivity and long battery life are key to a positive consumer experience. Take advantage of widely deployed ZigBee and Thread mesh networking solutions from Silicon Labs to speed time-to-market. 

Thread Security and Commissioning

Thread networks are secure and easy to set up thanks to a sophisticated authentication scheme and AES encryption to close security holes that exist in other wireless protocols.


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Family MCU Core Flash RAM GPIO Output Power Range USB Development Kit Protocol Support
EFR32MG  ARM Cortex-M4 256 kB 32 kB 16-31 -30 to +19.5 dBm No SLWSTK6000A thread protocol     zigbee protocol
EM358x ARM Cortex-M3 512 -256 kB 32 - 64 kB 24 -55 to +8 dBm (boost) Yes EM35x-DEV or EM35x-DEV-IAR thread protocol     zigbee protocol
EM359x ARM Cortex-M3 512 - 256 kB 32 - 64 kB 32 -55 to +8 dBm (boost) Yes EM35x-DEV or EM35x-DEV-IAR thread protocol     zigbee protocol
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ZigBee Contact Sensor This is a low-cost, small form factor, low-power design that supports up to 5 years of battery life. Cost and performance footprint options for detecting open and close status. A temperature sensor that reports the ambient temperature on a regular basis. ZigBee Contact Sensor Reference Design
ZigBee USB Virtual Gateway This gateway reference design, with EM3588 ZigBee SoC and based on ZigBee HA 1.2, can run on any platform that supports the VirtualBox environment (Windows, OSX, and Linux) ZigBee USB Virtual Gateway Reference Design
ZigBee Wi-Fi/Ethernet Gateway This out-of-box gateway reference design, with EM3588 ZigBee SoC and based on ZigBee HA 1.2, works with any of Silicon Labs' lighting or home automation reference designs. You can control and monitor devices on the network via a web UI.  WiFi Ethernet Gateway

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