CENTRO-8M Control Processor

Combine the power of our app, with the intelligence of a processor

DemoPad Centro App

DemoPad is proud to announce the much anticipated launch of our new affordable control and automtion processor, the CENTRO-8M

The CENTRO-8M is an extremely cost effective small form factor automation and control processor

The CENTRO-8M is the heart of your control system, providing a link to your IP devices & control via IR & RS232. It also allows you to control your system with a standard IR remote control


Documentation:


Please click here for documentation on the Centro-8M.

DemoPad CENTRO
Key CENTRO-8M Features:

  • FREE App and FREE Pro Graphics included for iOS and Android
  • Control equipment via Infra-Red, RS232 or IP
  • 2-way LIRC IR compatible
  • Astronomically-aware timer events
  • Built in HTTP/HTTPS Web Server
  • Wired and 802.11n Wireless network connectivity
  • Audio and 1080p HDMI outputs offer Digital Signage / Media player features
  • IR functions can be used with any compatible 3rd party control system / app
  • Seamless integration with existing DemoPad software projects


CENTRO-8M Connectivity Ports:

DemoPad CENTRO

  • 3 x individually addressable Infra-Red output ports
  • 1 x bi-directional RS232 COM port (optional)
  • 1 x Infra-Red input port
  • 1 x HDMI output port/li>
  • 1 x audio output port/li>
  • 4 x USB port
  • 1 x Ethernet LAN port


Things you can do with the CENTRO-8M:

The CENTRO-8M is a powerful IP based automation processor, running advanced software developed by our R&D team. It is programmed with our DemoPad Designer software, and gives you complete control over automated and manual functions. Below are some examples of functions you can program the unit to perform automatically, using the advanced features listed:


  • Powerful IP Networking Capabilities
  • DemoPad CENTROconnect up to 20 simultaneous client devices (iOS / Android), and communicate with many more control devices through the IP network
  • Hard button remote control
  • DemoPad CENTROUse a standard IR remote control button press to activate user-definable functions within the system, just like a button on the app
  • Astronomically-aware timer events
  • DemoPad CENTROCustom programming - for example: turn your lights on, 10 minutes after sunset, except on weekends & in the summer
  • Centrally stored system variables
  • DemoPad CENTROWhen one user turns a zone on, any other user (including remote ones) also know about it
  • Programmable audio output
  • DemoPad CENTROPlay a custom doorbell or security alert sound through your audio system at certain times
  • Programmable HDMI output
  • DemoPad CENTROHave another input to your HDMI distrbution system, to show web pages or a photo frame slideshow programatically
  • Advanced Macros
  • DemoPad CENTROUses the same powerful logic driven macro generation routines as our control app
  • Built in Web Server with browser control
  • DemoPad CENTROStore the DemoPad project on the CENTRO, and allow control through a web browser using the same customisable interface engine as our app
  • Designed with the future in mind
  • DemoPad CENTROAdded features will be available with future firmware updates


Where to Buy:


Please contact us and we will put you in touch with an authorised distributor or reseller for your area