Product Updates

Enjoy a Cleaner Home: How Do Kwikset Products with Microban Technology Work?

You lead a busy, hands on life. Between juggling kids, pets and work, you don’t have time to think about all of the bacteria the products you use are exposed to throughout the day, both in your home and outside. On untreated surfaces, bacteria can double in number every 20 minutes.

That’s why we partnered […]

Obsidian: Cutting edge design meets keyless entry for the modern home

Modern design and technology go hand-in-hand, and as technology evolves and becomes part of your everyday life, you expect it to reflect your personal style. Over time, we’ve enhanced the style of our keyless entry locks to reflect the glassy, touchscreen look of a sleek smartphone to bring modern style and convenience to your […]

October 11th, 2017|Innovation, Inside Kwikset, Keyless Entry, Product Updates, Touchscreens and Keypads|Comments Off on Obsidian: Cutting edge design meets keyless entry for the modern home

Kwikset Security – The BlueBorne Threat

Recently, Armis Labs discovered a new Bluetooth threat. We’ve received many questions and concerns over the security of your connected devices, so we hope this post helps answer those questions. In short, your Kwikset devices that use Bluetooth technology, namely Kevo and Premis devices, are secure and are not at risk of attack from […]

September 21st, 2017|Inside Kwikset, Product Updates, Security|Comments Off on Kwikset Security – The BlueBorne Threat

Kwikset Kevo – Improve your Touch-to-Open Experience!

On August 1st, 2017 we launched a few highly anticipated updates to our Kevo App for iOS (Android coming soon). These updates improve lock response time both when using Kevo Touch-to-Open™ technology and when locking and unlocking in app, as well as providing additional troubleshooting resources. Download the latest app from the App Store and experience the […]

New Modern Handlesets – Introducing San Clemente and Camino

Meet San Clemente and Camino, two new modern handleset designs from Kwikset. Geometric shapes and faceted designs add unique character to the modern home, and these handlesets offer a custom look at an affordable price. If your home is in need of an update, read on to find out more about the newest members of […]

Alexa, Ask Kevo to Unlock My Door – Kevo Adds Amazon Alexa Compatibility

With our newest update for your Kevo smart lock, we’ve added a new Kevo skill for Amazon Alexa. Now you can lock, unlock, and check the status of your Kevo locks using only your voice. The smart lock just got smarter.

How Does it Work?

Enabling the Kevo skill and linking your Kevo smart lock account […]

“Alexa, Lock the Front Door” – Control your smart locks with your voice.

This week, smart homes get smarter, as both SmartThings and Wink will bring voice controlled smart locks to your home. This week the two home hub platforms will roll out an update that will allow users of their hubs and Kwikset SmartCode products with HomeConnect™ to lock their connected products by simply asking Alexa, […]

Kevo Convert: A simple way to make your existing lock smart

Meet Kevo Convert: A new smart lock conversion kit from Kwikset, and the latest extension of the trusted Kwikset Kevo platform.

Available for purchase now, Kevo Convert is a simple way to make your lock smart and pair it with your phone, adding convenience and peace of mind to your life without committing to installing […]

February 22nd, 2017|Do It Yourself, Home Automation, Innovation, Inside Kwikset, Internet of Things, Keyless Entry, Product Updates, Remote Access, Security, Smart Locks, Smart Phone|Comments Off on Kevo Convert: A simple way to make your existing lock smart

2nd Generation Kwikset Kevo App for Android Unlocks More Functionality

Meet the new Kevo App for Android: the latest update to the Kwikset Kevo Smart Lock platform.

Available February 1st, the new Kevo App for Android grants all Kevo users expanded device compatibility, new functionality, an updated user experience, and improved lock response. Download the new App from the Play Store today to experience everything […]

January 30th, 2017|Innovation, Inside Kwikset, Keyless Entry, Product Updates, Smart Locks|Comments Off on 2nd Generation Kwikset Kevo App for Android Unlocks More Functionality

2nd Generation Kwikset Kevo App for iOS Unlocks More Functionality

Meet the new Kevo App for iOS: the latest update to the Kwikset Kevo Smart Lock platform.

Available February 1st, the new Kevo App for iOS grants all Kevo users new functionality, an updated user experience, and improved lock response. Download the new App from the App Store today to experience everything that Kevo has […]