Few families have
lifestyles that really sync with the limited schedules their
thermostats can provide, so Honeywell has introduced the Lyric
unit uses geofencing technology to connecting with family members’
When all connected smartphones leave the sensing area, the
automatically goes into energy-saving mode. Lyric turns back to
cooling mode when a smartphone re-enters the geofence.
Fine Tune feature factors in both indoor and outdoor temperature,
weather, which can be viewed from the thermostat’s interface. In
smartphone connectivity, users can manage temperature settings
traditionally round dial control. A built-in proximity sensor
display to turn on and show current temperatures and heating or
when a user walks up to the unit. Pricing starts at $249.