Radio Technology Somfy® (RTS) is Somfy's exclusive control platform which enables users to adjust motorized interior window coverings and outdoor patio shades from virtually anywhere inside or outside the home to control your Insolroll® shades. The radio signal penetr
ates walls of buildings or houses so you don't have to be right in front of your shade to operate it like you would with a TV remote using infrared signal. RTS is offered with a variety of control options such as hand-held, wall switches, app control and voice control.
Shade control flexibility
Mix and match controls as you wish
Build a home automation system gradually. Start with a motorized patio shade, then add interior shades later. If you go big, you can also integrate your RTS motorized shades with third-party home automation systems.
RTS adapts easily to changes in your interior layout–add control points or move them at will.
Somfy's "my" function, programs preferred position for shades so they can be easily moved with the touch of a button.
Handheld remote options
*Exterior transmitters are water resistant outdoor/patio use.
Wireless wall switch options
In-wall wireless switches are available in white, ivory, and black and come in one, two, three, four, and five channel configurations. Custom engraved buttons are available as well to create custom named channels for clear identification. Surface mount switches are also available in white and come in one or five channel.
Somfy TaHoma®: app control and smart home integration
Adding Somfy's TaHoma to your RTS system opens up a world of lifestyle and home efficiency possibilities, functioning as a bridge between your local WiFi to the RTS shade controls. Somfy's TaHoma works with your home's WiFi, translating WiFi mobile device and voice commands into RTS signals to control your shades.
Minimum requirements: Motorized shade with built-in radio remote control motor, Somfy TaHoma, and personal mobile device with TaHoma app installed.
Hard-wired switches provide the most dependable shade control
Traditional hard-wired switching for directional AC motors can be a great solution when your project demands reliable shade control. Hard-wired switches are unaffected by other technologies being used in a home or office so they are ideal for applications where RF interference is a concern.
Hunter Douglas' PowerView® motorized system for shades
PowerView Automation gives you precise and convenient control of your Hunter Douglas window treatments. Programming your window treatments is simple. Operate them from home with the Pebble® Remote Control or through voice activation when PowerView is integrated with smart-home systems such as Amazon Alexa, Siri® on your Apple device or the Google Assistant. For the ultimate in convenience, the PowerView® App is a perfect way to manage your shades when you’re home or away.
Hunter Douglas Control Options
Hunter Douglas PowerView Hub
Control your shades via the PowerView App with your smartphone or tablet from anywhere in the world. Easily create scenes based on your light, privacy and overall room ambiance preferences. Schedule scenes to operate independently and coordinate with sunrise/sunset timing for your specific location.
The Scene Controller has an advanced display screen that lets you conveniently select and trigger scenes already programmed to the PowerView Hub. A great solution for simplified shade control.
Somfy TaHoma® and App
Adding Somfy's TaHoma to your RTS system opens up a world of lifestyle and home efficiency possibilities. Somfy's TaHoma works with your home's WiFi, translating WiFi mobile device and voice commands into RTS signals to control your Insolroll shades.
TaHoma app control provides functionality and convenience in the palm of your hand
Join up to 10 TaHomas together for multi-zone control
Automate window coverings with Scenes and Schedules- Automate motorized applications on a seven day schedule so you can effortlessly enjoy their benefits
Plug-and-play installation- Connected via wired or wireless connection to your WiFi network
Remote access/operation- Activate shades, schedule and scenes, even when you're away from home with a single tap, to maximize the many lifestyle benefits they provide, such as energy savings, UV protection and privacy
Voice control via Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant
Somfy's TaHoma Integration Options
Hunter Douglas PowerView® Hub and App
PowerView Automation gives you convenient control of your Hunter Douglas window treatments. Shades can operate independently or in groups allowing ultimate flexibility.
Experience light exactly when you want it with the PowerView Hub.