Category Archives: Iris Products

Cellular Service Discontinued by Lowes

Cellular data service for Iris has been discontinued according to a recently e-mailed announcement from IrisByLowes.  The notice warned that on June 30th all cellular backup service plans would be turned off.  It also stated that current USB modems will not be supported but new modems will be free when the replacement service is launched. In their Cellular FAQ, IrisByLowes suggests some costly workarounds for users who want or need to have… Read More »

Second Generation Iris Videos Online

It looks like Lowe’s has added setup videos for all of the currently known second generation devices on their Iris by Lowe’s Youtube channel. At the time of this post, the videos currently available include: 2nd Generation Hub Pairing and Setup 2nd Generation Smart Plug Pairing and Setup 2nd Generation Smart Fob Pairing and Setup 2nd Generation Keypad Pairing and Installation… Read More »

New Iris Contact Sensor is Coming Soon

A new Iris Contact Sensor is coming!  Last week we dug through a pile of recently filed FCC documents revealing some insight into what lies ahead for Lowe’s Iris.  What we did not report at the time was the discovery of a new Iris Contact Sensor is being developed to replace the current contact sensor. Iris Contact Sensor – Hardware This new contact sensor… Read More »