ESPHome Works on the Konnected Alarm Panel Pro
Enjoy the power and flexibility of ESPHome on the Ethernet and PoE enabled Konnected Alarm Panel Pro. ESPHome enables advanced and custom integrations using the MQTT protocol, deeper integration with Home Assistant, and access to more sensor types.
This article applies to the Konnected Alarm Panel Pro only.
Follow the ESPHome Getting Started guide to set up a new project and yaml file for each Konnected device that you want to configure. The Konnected Alarm Panel will support all features of the Generic ESP32 device platform in ESPHome. When prompted for the board type, use
Example ESPHome starting config:
- Install the device driver for the Alarm Panel Pro and your operating system, see step 1 here: Alarm Panel Pro: Flashing Firmware
- Connect the Alarm Panel Pro to your computer with a data quality micro-USB cable.
esphome konnected-pro.yaml runto build and flash the customized device firmware.
To enable Ethernet, use this config instead of the
Zone Numbers Correspond to GPIO Pins
ESPHome doesn't know about Konnected's zone number mapping, so when setting up the Konnected device in ESPHome, use the corresponding GPIO number. The zone to GPIO pin mapping can be found here.
Blue Status LED
The onboard status LED is controlled by GPIO3, and can be exposed as a switch.
- platform: gpio
Example Config File
Download an example configuration file for a typical 12-zone installation with a siren, strobe and buzzer. Use this to get started and customize to meet your needs.