Yale Upgrades Smart Lock Connectivity with New Z-Wave 700 Series Module

The Latest Update Keeps Yale at Forefront of Smart Connectivity Standards

NEW HAVEN, CT – September 1, 2021 – Today, Yale Home released a new Z-Wave Plus Smart Module for its Yale Assure Lock® line of smart locks. Originally launched with 300 Series (then followed by 500 series in 2018) technology, the new line now features Z-Wave 700 Series chip technology. The upgrade enables 20% stronger battery life, a 46% expansion of connectivity range, S2 framework for increased security benefits and improved ease of enrollment during product set-up via SmartStart. 

“Yale is committed to providing smart locks with the latest and greatest connectivity standards to power the most secure and convenient access experience,” said Garret Lovejoy, Director of Product Management for ASSA ABLOY. “We’re proud to offer the most up-to-date technology for optimal performance and seamless integrations for our Z-Wave customers, providing the most modern and reliable tools to continue smart access growth in homes around the world.” 

Yale Assure Locks outfit any exterior door with smart access through a keypad code, The Yale Access app, or by integrating with a compatible security system’s platform. The new Smart Module, paired with our extensive Assure lock platform will provide exemplary integration with popular Z-Wave smart home and alarm systems.

The Yale Assure family of locks comes in four popular finishes designed to match conventional door hardware: satin nickel, black suede, lifetime brass and oil rubbed bronze. The lock and module bundles are available for purchase today at popular security wholesale centers, including ADI, Anixter, and other regional wholesalers.  

About Yale

At 180 years strong, Yale is a leading security brand that protects the people, places and things we love most. It secures millions of homes and businesses worldwide with its innovative mechanical locks, safes and smart locks for front doors, interior doors, cabinets, package deliveries and more. Yale is part of the ASSA ABLOY Group, the global leader in access solutions. Every day, we help billions of people experience a more open world. For more information, visit www.yalehome.com


ASSA ABLOY is the world’s largest lock company and a recognized global leader in door opening solutions, dedicated to satisfying end-user demands for security, safety and convenience. For more information visit www.assaabloy.com/en/com/.

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