New features in Smart and Smart PRO controllers version 2020R2

This is the second software update in 2020 (available in devices from January 2021) for Smart and Smart PRO controllers in which are equipped thermostatic devices from POL-EKO-APARATURA Sp. J. These updates are being created in response to your inquiries, needs and suggestions. Thank you for your confidence!

Below are the key features that have arrived in the 2020R2 version.

Logging in with card/keyring/NFC

Logging in with card/keyring/NFC

In Smart PRO devices, it is now possible to log in with a card, keyring, or device with NFC (your smartphone).

Now you dont have to remember your login and password, whats more you can use the access control card used in your company or your smartphone.

All controllers updated to version 2020R2 will allow the programming of cards and devices with NFC.

The internal sensor will be available as an extra chargeable option.

Signal column

Another new feature regarding the Smart PRO controller, an option taken from our non-standard devices.

The column consists of three light signals (red, green, yellow) and a sound signal (5 signals to choose from).

The standard program of the column:

  • yellow flashing - reaching the set temperature
  • yellow fixed - program in the segment phase
  • green fixed - program finished
  • red fixed - alarm
  • sound signal - alarm

The functionality of the column can be freely programmed at the production stage.

Devices with 20202R2 update, are ready for this option and as previous the "hardware" part is extra chargeable.

Signal column

Chamber monitoring cameras

Chamber monitoring cameras

This feature allows installing up to 4 cameras in the chamber which allows You to watch whats going on in the chamber on the Smart Pro controller display.

Cameras are automatically detected and no configuration is required.

Feature is available in the top drop-down menu, you can also find the view from cameras in your LabDesk app.

Devices with 20202R2 update, are ready for this option but the "hardware" part is extra chargeable (router mounted inside the unit and cameras).

Faster Quick Change

If you need to change the value of the settings very quickly:

  • temperature
  • fan speed
  • humidity
  • air-flap

It will be able to do it even faster and more efficiently, thanks to the new Quick Change function, we have added a side slider that will make it easier to change quickly, especially when setting the limit values 0 / 100%!

Faster Quick Change

Screen blocking

Screen blocking

To avoid accidental switching off the program or changing settings, e.g. when cleaning the device/screen, we add the screen block function.

The screen lock is activated in the top menu bar.

If the screen is locked, touching the screen calls up a panel on which You have to move the blue circle into white to unlock the screen.

Automatic screen locking after a set time

This function allows you to set the time after which the screen is automatically locked.

Available settings: off, 5min, 15min, 30min, 60min.

Smart PRO default is disabled.

Smart the default setting is 15 minutes.

WARNING! Only one functionality can be enabled at a time: automatic logout or automatic blocking.

Automatic screen locking after a set time Smart PRO controller
Automatic screen locking after a set time Smart controller

Components replacement message

Components replacement message - displayed when the working limit of component is exceeded. The message is displayed when the component is exceeded for the first time and every time when device is starting. Additionally a yellow warning triangle is displayed all the time in the main window. The working time of each of the components is stored in the database and also every 10 minutes. archived in the display controller memory. In the service and production menu, you can reset the operating time and date of components replacing.

Components replacement message

Error codes support via

Error codes support via

Various types of alarms and warnings may appear while working with the device.

The Smart and Smart PRO controllers display the name of alarm/malfunction on the alarm screen with the proper code when clicking on "details"./p>

Now with your smartphone, you can easily go to our website and check what the code means and what you need to do to deal with an unexpected alarm/malfunction or error.

Other changes

In addition to the above-described functionalities, in the SMART controllers you will also find:

- new language options

  • Spanish
  • French

- changes in e-mail reports (taking into account the time zone),

- the ability to set humidity with an accuracy of 0.1% (for devices with this function),

- several visual improvements and a number of improvements supporting the operation of the entire system.