After previously announcing incoming HomeKit support for its Lyric security system products, Honeywell today confirmed that the update is now available for users:

Honeywell (NYSE: HON), a leading Connected Home solutions provider, announced that its Lyric Controller Home Security System is now certified for use with Apple HomeKit…The Lyric Controller Home Security System is the latest in a line of reliable Honeywell smart home solutions with the power of connected to HomeKit.

The support comes via an update for the company’s Lyric Controller product, a 7-inch touchscreen with a built-in camera that acts a hub for controlling the other components of the Lyric security system. The Controller allows users to interact with the company’s keypad, cameras, smoke detector, door/window and motion sensors, sirens and more.

Honeywell notes that the Lyric product lineup is the “first professionally installed and monitored security system” to support Apple’s HomeKit. “With pro-monitored security service, the central station can quickly contact first responders.”

Both existing and future Lyric Controller users will get access to the free software update that enables HomeKit support.


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