It doesn’t just make SENSE, it Controls too!
The best option for small to moderate aquariums is the HYDROS Control XS Starter Kit. Four universal-use Sense Ports are included in this controller for measuring aquarium parameters and for further security. It works great as a solo controller for a straightforward freshwater or saltwater tank, or you can use it in conjunction with other HYDROS components to create a bigger system.
- 1x Control XS Unit
- 1x Power Supply
- 1x Temperature Sensor
- 1x 4-Outlet WiFi AC Power Strip
- HYDROS App
About HYDROS Control XS
Don’t let the compact size of the HYDROS Control XS fool you. It is perfectly capable of performing all the main functions for your saltwater aquarium or freshwater tank. It can monitor temperature, sense leaks, control outlets, send alerts, and much more. All HYDROS products are engineered, assembled, and supported in the USA.
What you can expect from your HYDROS Smart Device
- Control your HYDROS device(s) from anywhere in the world using the technologically advanced HYDROS cloud-based app
- Ability to monitor and control your HYDROS device(s) locally through WiFi
- A fast dual-core 32-bit processor that allows control decisions to be made within each device
- User sets the Alerts and Notifications
Versatile and Expandable without Extra Modules
Use any HYDROS device alone or join many together to form a bigger automated aquarium system with NO single point of failure for communication. Each HYDROS product is an intelligent machine with a built-in CPU and scheduling tools.
IP-65 Rated – Splash Proof, Dust Proof, and Secure Connection
Devices made by HYDROS resemble industrial controllers because they are designed to work under the challenging conditions of a marine aquarium. Long-term dependability in the presence of splashes and corrosive salt spray is guaranteed by the IP-65 certified HYDROS enclosure and aircraft-style connections.
Command Bus – 2 Available
The Control is powered by the Command bus, which also connects to other HYDROS components to provide the ultimate failsafe.
Sense Port – 4 Available
Devices like HYDROS use a brand-new technique for parameter measurement. A sense port is a form of universal input port that can collect data from a wide range of sensors.
Sense Ports currently support:
- Temperature probes
- Optical level sensors (single and dual)
- Capacitive non-contact liquid level sensors
- Rope leak detectors
- Point leak detectors
- Flow rate sensors
- Magnetic switches
- Push-button switches
Control up to 8 WiFi Devices
You can establish schedules and make rules for our 4-Outlet WiFi AC Power Strips and Smart Outlets using the HYDROS App. Turn on or off various aquarium accessories including pumps, powerheads, lights, heaters, algae scrubbers, UV sterilizers, protein separators, and more quickly.