The following information introduces KC868-H8 controller. KC868-H4, KC868-H2, KC868-H8, KC868-H32 controller are KC868 series of KinCony's products, so phone APP and PC software are compatible. There are only different input and output channel.
Brand New Packaging:
1. Supporting RS232 and Ethernet communication mode
2. Remote controlling the opening/closing of 8 routes or 8 groups’ circuits.
3. Supporting 8 ports input of sensor switching value.
4. Supporting secondary development
5. Supporting APP remote controlling
6. Widely used for lights controlling of kinds of occasion (like Indoor, theater or Amusement Park etc) and switching of mechanical equipments, and management of the computers in the cyber bar and so on.
1. Highly reliable connection column, independent and isolated route,Make sure the products more stable and safe.
2. each route is equal an independent switch.
3. Adopting ARM core chip as the core processor, industrial stability and good anti-jamming.
4. Professional shell design, fixed through the positioning hole, or fixed on the guide rail directly.
5. Perfect power input filter, ensuring adequate capacitance.
6. Adopting advanced and stable communication protocol, providing reliable and smooth communication procedures.
7. Providing the upgrade tool, the products can be upgraded by the users; Or can be upgraded by the device supplier through the network.
8. Providing 1 year technical maintenance and free new edition host computer software
Products Usage Instructions
Wiring and Installation
1. Connecting network line or RS232 serial port
2. Connecting the lamp and power with relays output COM and NO port.
3. When need to control one group or groups lights, connecting the line into the corresponding output poles.
4. Connecting the 12V power adapter to charge.
5. When the detection sensors are available, connecting them into the input port.
KC868-H4 Interface Definition Diagram
Intelligent Power Distribution Box Solution
The newest Andorid Software , Download form our webpage(not in Google Play): https://www.kincony.com/download/Smart-Home_Eng.apk
This is PC software for KC868-H8, It can control by LAN (local control) or WAN (remote control)
new software support CCTV (only use for KinCony's ipcamera product). When you see the video control the relay switch.
This is config manu, The title and copyright and all relays' name can be changed by yourself.
If you connect with "KC868 Voice Assistant" module, controller can control voice control by Amazon Alexa or Google Home Speaker or Amazon Alexa or Google Home phone APP.
1. Opening the network debugging tool to detect the IP address and port of the device (see below figure)
2. Clicking【Device】, see below figure
3. Double clicking 【the Name】, set up the network parameter of the device
4. Choosing the working mode, TCP is for local area network setting or secondary development; UDP is for APP controlling.
Re: under this status, the pack_num isn’t working.
Secondary Development Program Toolkit
We supply complete source program Toolkit of VS2005(Microsoft Visual Studio 2005) , and we give the controlling examples through RS232 serial port and Ethernet socket, to help customers carrying on the secondary development.
The PC software can control the relay switch, and also show the input state.
Details showed from below screenshots.
We can supply the DEMO code of C++Builder, Delphi, VB.Net, Python , Andorid and iOS versoins.
This is a Hello World hareware verion of Demo code.
Follows are our demo video on youtube can help you(The video is KC868-H32 for 32 relays. Because of KC868-H8 and KC868-H32 using the same communication protocol, so you can refer to the videos below. KC868-H8 have 8 relays, KC868-H32 have 32 relays):
Following is the introduction and solutions of KC868-H8/KC868-H32 controller which we plan to introduce in January-December 2019 on "Radio Magazine" in China. There are only Chinese language,but some of them will be translated into English language. You can visit our website www.kincony.com for viewing.We will continue to update.
This is a sample code for Turn ON/Off 's Hello World demo.
This is anlysis KC868-H32&KC868-H8 Controller's communication protocol
how to remote control relay by http string
This is smart lighting control system implementation case
We also writed some kinds of Smart Home DIY books to help people learn IOTknowledge.
KC868-G/KC868-S/KC868-H8/KC868-H32 Mobile Phone APP download :
The following are FCC and RoHS certificates
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
A. Before Sale Service
Q1. How many applications can the device KC868-H8 control?
Answer: 8 ways applications
Q2. How many inputs are there in the device KC868-H8?
Answer: 8-way input
Q3. How many inputs are there in the device KC868-H8?
Answer: You can chose KC868-H32 for 32 gang . Or you can add 2pcs kc868-h8 in app. Then you can control 16 relays. Also if you add 3pcs of kc868-h8, then you can control 24 relays.and so on. All controllers will be add in one app account , not need to change app account to login and control device.
Q4.what is the maximum load per channel for the device kc868-h8?
Answer: 250V/10A each channel
Q5.What if the load power is greater than the rated power?
Answer: if it is overloaded, the external high power AC relay can be connected to crease the total load power
Q6.What type of equipment can be connected to the input of the kc868-h8 control box?
Answer: the equipments with switching value signal output
Q7.What is the size of the kc868-h8 control box? What are the fixed installation methods?
Answer: 145x117x40mm; to fix by hanging on the rail directly or to fix by screw
Q8.What is the interfaces the kc868-h8 control box supports?
Answer: support RS232 and Ethernet interface
Q9. Is there the version of Wi-Fi?
Answer: Yes. It’s the KC868-H8W.
Q10. What are the network control methods for KC868-H8 control boxes?
Answer: Mobile phone APP remote control, PC local or remote control
Q11.What kind of software and user manuals can be provided?
Answer: Network configuration tool, Demo software, Or Instructions and Secondary development protocol etc. For more details, pls visit www.kincony.com/document to download
Local Control: PC software; Control by yourself(use controller communication protocol)
Remote Control: PC software;Mobile APP; Control by yourself(Mode A: http www web command Mode B:coding by yourself according your app account to login)
Q12. When there is no internet, how to remote control the device KC868-H8?
Answer: under local network, using the PC to achieve local remote control; or using the wireless internet router to provide wired network or Wi-Fi signals to achieve controlling.
Q13. Where the mobile phone APP software can be easily downloaded from?
Answer: For IOS, log in to Apple app store, searches 【Kincony smart home】 to download; for Android, log in Google app store, searches【Kincony smart home】 to download or visit the official website to scan the QR for downloading
B. Development By Yourself
Q1. Is it supporting the users to write their own programs to control the device?
Answer: Yes, supporting. And the related program example is avialble.
Q2. Is it supporting to control the device through a browser?
Answer: Yes, supporting. And one relevant case can be provided.
Q3. What are the ways to remote control the device when the users program themselves?
Answer: the PC software, the browser for controlling.
Q4. Is it provided the source code of the secondary development package example?
Answer: Yes, providing the detail information.
C. After sale service
Q1. Where to download the relevant information after purchasing?
Answer: KinCony's website
Q2. How to get technical support download?
Answer: email supporting
And Skype: leo-zhang2008
Q3. Where can the product or software update information be available?
Answer: from the English website https://www.kincony.com
Q4. Is it supporting OEM or ODM customization service?