RTI Turns Up the Volume With New KX1 Audio Distribution Keypad

KX1 Provides Intuitive Two-Way Control of Audio Sources

SHAKOPEE, Minn. — Dec. 16, 2015 —

RTI, a leading control and automation manufacturer for residential and commercial settings, today announced its all-new KX1 1.2″ in-wall audio distribution keypad is now shipping. Specifically designed to control distributed audio within rooms or zones across any home or business environment, the innovative keypad simplifies the user experience through a color OLED display, two-way control capabilities, backlit volume, programmable hard buttons, and more.
“Our new KX1 keypad allows users to easily select and interact with the audio sources in their home or office,” said Mike Everett, vice president of sales and marketing, RTI. “With the open architecture of the RTI control system and ever-expanding library of two-way drivers, the KX1 is able to provide the user with simple, intuitive control of nearly any audio source.”

Incredibly easy to program and use, RTI’s all-new KX1 features a 1.2-inch OLED color display — allowing two-way metadata feedback from audio sources such as AV receivers, media streamers, iPod® docks, and more. The device also provides 11 backlit hard buttons to facilitate commonly selected functions for users, and a convenient backlit volume bar to display audio volume levels clearly.

To facilitate the installation and integration process, the innovative KX1 provides customizable programming capabilities via RTI’s renowned Integration Designer® software — allowing installers to tailor the automation experience easily to customers’ specific requirements. Featuring an embedded Ethernet connection for straightforward connectivity, the multi-room audio keypad can be fitted into any standard single-gang electrical box, and is available in black, white, and light almond colors.
More information on RTI’s complete portfolio of control and automation products is available at www.rticorp.com.

About RTI

RTI delivers the connected world to users’ fingertips via advanced control and automation systems for residential and light commercial applications. Perfected over twenty years, the company’s award-winning solutions let users take complete control over their home or business with ease, bringing together entertainment, distributed A/V, lighting, climate, and security into one simple user interface. For electronic system contractors, RTI’s systems are backed by the company’s world-renowned Integration Designer® programming software, which allows them to deliver a completely customized control experience and powerful third-party integration.
Guided by a passion for redefining the limits of engineering, the RTI portfolio of powerful, yet affordable, central processors, A/V distribution products, Apple® and Android™ apps, in-wall touch panels, and beautiful handheld remotes deliver smart and reliable control in elegant form factors. Headquartered in Shakopee, Minnesota, the company’s control solutions are sold across the globe via an authorized dealer network. More information is available at www.rticorp.com.