Electronic Lock Smart Home Integrations

Smart Home Integrations FAQs

Which Yale locks work with voice assistants like Amazon Alexa?

How are Z-Wave Plus 500 Series Modules (AYR202-ZW) Different than Z-Wave 300 (AYR200-ZW)?
  • Lock firmware is now upgradeable via over-the-air with Z-Wave Plus 500 Network Modules and Assure Locks
  • New ability to delete all pin codes at one time from keypad menu with Z-Wave Plus 500 Network Modules and Assure Locks
  • Two new alarms (Disabled user pin code entered at the door & alarm when valid user pin code is entered outside of schedule) with Z-Wave Plus 500 Network Modules and Assure Locks
  • Enhanced scheduling capabilities with Z-Wave Plus 500 Network Modules and Assure Locks
  • Encryption between module and the lock with Z-Wave Plus 500 Network Modules and Assure Locks

Lock Compatibility:

Yale Real Living Deadbolts 
Z-Wave 300 Series Network Modules work with: YRD210 ; YRD220 ; YRD240  
Z-Wave Plus 500 Series Network Modules Work with:  Assure Locks YRD216 ; YRD226 ; YRD246 ; YRD256 ; YRD416 ; YRD426 ; YRD446 

Yale Real Living Lever Locks 
Z-Wave 300 Series Network Modules work with YRL210 ; YRL220   
Z-Wave Plus 500 Series Network Modules work with Assure Locks ; YRL216 ; YRL226  

System Compatibility:

Will a Yale lock with a Z-Wave 300 Series Module work with a Z-Wave 500 Plus controller? YES
Will a Yale lock with a Z-Wave 300 Series Module work with a Z-Wave 300 controller? YES
Will a Yale lock with a Z-Wave Plus 500 Series Module work on a Z-Wave 300 controller? YES
Will a Yale lock with a Z-Wave Plus 500 Series Module work on a Z-Wave 500 Plus controller? YES
Will a Z-Wave 300 Series Module work in a Yale Z-Wave 300 Series product (i.e. YRD210, 220, 240)? YES
Will a Z-Wave 500 Plus Series Module work in a Yale Z-Wave 300 Series product (i.e. YRD210, 220, 240)? NO
Will a Z-Wave 300 Series Module work in a Yale Z-Wave 500 Plus Series product (i.e. Assure Lock or nexTouch)? NO
Will a Z-Wave Plus 500 Series Module work in a Yale Z-Wave Plus 500 Series product (i.e. Assure or nexTouch)? YES

Shop Z-Wave 300 Series Network Modules
(AYR200-ZW)

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(AYR202-ZW)

How do I connect my Yale lock to Amazon Alexa?

Using your Yale lock with requires one of the following set-ups:

• Yale lock with Z-Wave or ZigBee + SmartThings Hub and SmartThings app + Alexa enabled device (i.e. Echo, Dot or Tap)

• Yale lock with Z-Wave + Wink Hub and Wink App + Alexa enabled device (i.e. Echo, Dot or Tap)

Click here for instructions for setting up your Yale lock to Amazon Alexa via SmartThings.

Click here for instructions for setting up your Yale lock to Amazon Alexa via Wink.

How do I connect my Yale lock to Amazon Alexa, through SmartThings?

Follow this guide for connecting your new Yale Lock to SmartThings and Amazon Alexa.
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