Introducing Google Assistant voice control for URC Total Control

Plus Russound, Bluesound, Chowmain and Ecobee integration

URC, a global leader in automation and control systems for residential and commercial applications, is pleased to announce new integration partners including seamless voice control integration with Google Assistant enabled devices.

Total Control now integrates with Google Assistant enabled devices, allowing users to automate their home using simple verbal commands – including custom phrases and even custom responses. This popular new integration elevates the Total Control experience for new and existing voice control technology users.

Homeowners can use Google Assistant to control entertainment, audio/video, lighting, thermostats, and more utilizing custom phrases. Virtually any Total Control macro can be controlled via the Total Control Google Assistant integration. Total Control also integrates with Amazon Alexa enabled devices.

Additional new integration partners include:

  • Russound XStream series of streaming audio models for the custom installation channel are now fully compatible with Total Control.
  • BluOS® enabled devices from Bluesound and NAD Electronics now integrate with Total Control for fundamental music playback control within an intuitive UI.
  • Chowmain Software and Apps has launched several new Total Control two-way modules including Belkin Wemo, IFTTT, Notification Suite, Tiny Control PDU, Oppo Blu-ray and IP Trigger.
  • Ecobee Wi-Fi enabled thermostats seamlessly integrate with Total Control for users to control and monitor Ecobee devices.

URC Total Control dealers can visit the dealer-only URC Control Room at www.urccontrolroom.com/tc/modules/start to download the Google Assistant, Russound, BluOS and Chowmain integration guides.

For additional information about URC, visit www.universalremote.com.

About URC

Headquartered in Harrison NY USA, URC is a global leader in smart home automation and control. URC technology is respected for unsurpassed performance and reliability with over 100 million remote controls sold in the past 10 years alone. URC control systems include Total Control, MX HomePro and Complete Control. Legendary URC user interfaces include tabletop controllers, in-wall touchscreens, handheld remotes, keypads and mobile apps – plus voice control integration with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant. URC systems are custom designed, installed and maintained by a network of URC trained systems integration professionals.