Easykon Lite for KNX compatible accessories

In this article you will find:

Compatibility table with Google and Amazon Alexa

Accessory Google Amazon Alexa
Light
yes yes
Thermostat
yes yes
Outlet
yes yes
Window covering
yes 1 yes
Switch
yes yes
Fan
yes yes
Smoke sensor
no no
Contact sensor
no yes
Occupancy sensor
no no
Temperature sensor
no yes
CO2 sensor
no no
Leak sensor
no no
Motion sensor
no yes
Door
yes 1 - 3 yes
Garage door
yes 1 - 3 yes
Gate
yes 1 - 3 no
Lock
yes 3 yes 4
Scene
yes 1 yes 2
Window
yes 1 - 3 no

1 In the current version of the Google Home App, window coverings, doors, garage doors, gates, scenes and windows are controlled exclusively via voice commands (last update January 2021).

2 In the current version of Alexa App scenes can be managed just with voice control (last update January 2021).

3 On Google platform, these accessories can be used just with a security code. You can set it up in your Freedompro Cloud profile.

4 On Amazon Alexa platform, it is possible to decide if you want to manage the lock with your App and/or your voice. To unlock the lock you have to use a security code. You can set it up in the Alexa App.

Compatibility table with Home Assistant

Compatibility table with IFTTT

Accessory Trigger Action
Light yes yes
Thermostat no yes
Outlet yes yes
Window covering no yes
Switch yes yes
Fan yes yes
Smoke sensor yes no
Contact sensor yes no
Occupancy sensor yes no
Temperature sensor no no
CO2 sensor yes no
Leak sensor yes no
Motion sensor yes no
Door no yes
Garage door no yes
Gate no yes
Lock yes yes
Scene no yes
Window no yes

Compatible accessories

The accessories on the KNX system are mapped within Easykon Lite and made available on the Google and Amazon Alexa Apps and voice assistants. Each accessory category is characterised by one or more parameters that you will find described in this article.

Light

The light accessory is used to control switching on, off, intensity, saturation and colour of a light source.

Parameters:

On/Off
Group address Command yes
Group address Status yes
Data Point information ID 1
Length 1 bit
Allowed values 0 = false
1 = true
Brightness
Group address Command yes
Group address Status yes
Data Point information ID 5
Length 1 byte
Allowed values whole values from 0 to 255
0 = 0%
255 = 100%
Saturation
Group address Command yes
Group address Status yes
Data Point information ID 5
Length 1 byte
Allowed values whole values from 0 to 255
0 = 0% 
255 = 100%
Colour
Group address Command yes
Group address Status yes
Data Point information ID 5
Length 1 byte
Allowed values whole values from 0 to 255
0 = 0%  
255 = 100%

Thermostat

The thermostat accessory is useful for controlling the room temperature, changing it and managing it.

Parameters:

Cooling-Heating
Group address Command yes
Group address Status yes
Data Point information ID 1
Length 1 bit
Allowed values 0 = cooling 
1 = heating
Current temperature
Group address Command  no
Group address Status yes
Data Point information ID 9
Length 2 bytes
Set temperature
Group address Command yes
Group address Status yes
Data Point information ID 9
Length 2 bytes

Outlet

The outlet accessory allows you to control switching on or off an outlet.

Parameter:

On/Off
Group address Command yes
Group address Status yes
Data Point information ID 1
Length 1 bit
Allowed values 0 = false
1 = true

Window covering

The window covering accessory manages the opening and closing of window coverings.

Parameter:

Position
Group address Command yes
Group address Status yes
Data Point information ID 5
Length 1 byte
Allowed values whole values from 0 to 255
0 = 100% (open)
255 = 0% (closed)

Switch

The switch accessory allows you to use a generic actuator to manage different devices.

Parameter:

On/Off
Group address Command yes
Group address Status yes
Data Point information ID 1
Length 1 bit
Allowed values 0 = false
1 = true

Fan

The fan accessory controls switching on, off and adjusting the fan speed.

Parameters:

On/Off
Group address Command yes
Group address Status yes
Data Point information ID 1
Length 1 bit
Allowed values 0 = false 
1 = true
Rotation speed
Group address Command yes
Group address Status yes
Data Point information ID 5
Length 1 byte
Allowed values whole values from 0 to 255
0 = 0%
255 = 100%

Smoke sensor

The smoke sensor accessory detects the presence of smoke in a particular environment.

Parameter:

Smoke detected
Group address Command no
Group address Status yes
Data Point information ID 1
Length 1 bit
Allowed values 0 = smoke not detected     
1 = smoke detected

Contact sensor

The contact sensor accessory detects whether a contact is open or closed.

Parameter:

Contact sensor status
Group address Command no
Group address Status yes
Data Point information ID 1
Length 1 bit
Allowed values 0 = open 
1 = closed

Occupancy sensor

The occupancy sensor accessory detects the presence of a person in an environment.

Parameter:

Presence detected
Group address Command no
Group address Status yes
Data Point information ID 1
Length 1 bit
Allowed values 0 = presence not detected 
1 = presence detected

Temperature sensor

The temperature sensor accessory detects the temperature of a room.

Parameter:

Current temperature
Group address Command no
Group address Status yes
Data Point information ID 9
Length 2 bytes

CO2 sensor

The CO2 sensor accessory detects the level of carbon dioxide present in an environment and if the set threshold level is exceeded.

Parameters:

CO2 threshold exceeded
Group address Command no
Group address Status yes
Data Point information ID 1
Length 1 bit
Allowed values 0 = CO2 in the norm     
1 = CO2 higher than threshold level
CO2 level
Group address Command no
Group address Status yes
Data Point information ID 9
Length 2 bytes

Leak sensor

The leak sensor accessory detects the presence of water.

Parameter:

Leak detected
Group address Command no
Group address Status yes
Data Point information ID 1
Length 1 bit
Allowed values 0 = no leak detected     
1 = leak detected

Motion sensor

The motion sensor accessory detects motion in an area.

Parameter:

Motion detected
Group address Command no
Group address Status yes
Data Point information ID 1
Length 1 bit
Allowed values 0 = no motion detected     
1 = motion detected

Door

The door accessory manages the open and closing of a door.

Parameter:

Position
Group address Command yes
Group address Status yes
Data Point information ID 5
Length 1 byte
Allowed values whole values from 0 to 255 
0 = 0% 
255 = 100%

To use the Door accessory with Google, you have to use the security code. Set it in the Freedompro Cloud.
Using the Google platform, you can only control the doors with voice commands.

Gate

The gate accessory controls the open and closing of a gate.

Parameter:

Position
Group address Command yes
Group address Status yes
Data Point information ID 5
Length 1 byte
Allowed values whole values from 0 to 255 
0 = 0% 
255 = 100%

To use the Gate accessory with Google, you have to use the security code. Set it in the Freedompro Cloud.
Using the Google platform, gates can only be controlled with voice commands.

Garage door

The garage door accessory manages the open and closing of a garage door.

Parameter:

Position
Group address Command yes
Group address Status yes
Data Point information ID 5
Length 1 byte
Allowed values whole values from 0 to 255 
0 = 0% 
255 = 100%

To use the Garage Door accessory with Google, you have to use the security code. Set it in the Freedompro Cloud.
Using the Google platform, garage doors can only be controlled with voice commands.

Scene

The scene accessory make you activate a scene already set up on the KNX plant.

Parameter:

Scene trigger
Group address Command yes
Group address Status no
Data Point information ID 1
Length 1 bit
Allowed values 1 (scene triggered)

On the Google and Amazon Alexa platforms, scenes can only be activated with voice commands.

Lock

The lock accessory allows to lock or unlock a lock.

Parameter:

Lock control
Group address Command yes
Group address Status yes
Data Point information ID 1
Length 1 bit
Allowed values
0 = locked     
1 = unlocked

To use the Lock accessory with Google, you have to use the security code. Set it in the Freedompro Cloud.

In the Amazon Alexa platform you can choose to allow the use of the App and/or voice commands to lock and unlock the lock. Check this setting in your application. If you decide to make the lock unlocking available through voice commands, set the security code directly from the App.

Window

The window accessory controls the opening of a window.

Parameter:

Position
Group address Command yes
Group address Status yes
Data Point information ID 5
Length 1 byte
Allowed values
whole values from 0 to 255 
0 = 0% 
255 = 100%

To use the Window accessory with Google, you have to use the security code. Set it in the Freedompro Cloud.
Using the Google platform, windows can only be controlled with voice commands.