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New Saffire LX™ Smart Locks Streamline Multihousing Property Operations

Contactless Reader Technology Enhances Access Control Convenience

Saffire LX Series
Indianapolis, IN – March 16th, 2020 – Multihousing properties now have the option of issuing mobile credentials for added resident convenience. The new Saffire LX Series from dormakaba features sophisticated RFID technology in a contemporary design. Easy-to-use, flexible and secure, the Saffire LX Series enhances access control convenience for residents and improves operational efficiency for property managers.

“Saffire was designed specifically for multihousing properties and can be retrofitted into any environment,” said Thomas Bowles, dormakaba’s Global Multihousing Project Leader. “It combines high performance with aesthetics for a seamless look throughout the property, regardless of door function or architectural requirements.”

Available in a suite of versatile models including mortise, deadbolt, interconnect, cylindrical and panic devices. Saffire harmonizes with progressive building technology and amenities including the option of issuing mobile, fob, wristband or keycard credentials. The Saffire key advantages include:

  • Enables mobile access that allows residents to use their smart devices to securely enter their residence, as well as perimeter, elevator, parking and other common areas
  • Available with elegant fascia colors, finishes and lever selections, making it versatile to complement any decor
  • Meets UL 10C and ULC S-104 on fire door rated up to and including 3 hours
  • Comes standard with no touring for increased efficiency
  • Lowers maintenance as the lock operates with a completely sealed, contactless reader, and batteries last up to 2 years under normal operation
  • Works as a completely scalable solution with panic bars, parking gates, and electronic access
  • Integrates with your preferred market-leading property management providers for smart apartment solutions

The Saffire LX Series is managed by dormakaba Community™ access management software. Community provides intuitive access management of residences, amenities, common areas and perimeters from a single platform. It also offers the convenience of both RFID credentials and BLE mobile access keys for a seamless experience with no need for additional software.

About dormakaba
dormakaba is an industry leader and trusted source for security and access control solutions. With over 150 years of experience and millions of installations worldwide ranging from pushbutton locks and door closers to entrance systems, interior glass and fully networked and integrated access control solutions, dormakaba is your reliable partner for secure and flexible access to buildings and rooms.