| Versatile, sensibly-priced, and extremely user-friendly intelligent aquarium controller with a fast, dual-core 32-bit processor
| Perfect for use as a standalone aquarium controller or as an expansion unit to create an extensive HYDROS control system
| Monitor and control aquarium devices from your Internet-connected computer, smart phone, or tablet via the HYDROS app
Versatile, intelligent aquarium controller perfect for use as a standalone controller for fundamental equipment or as an expansion unit part of an extensive automated aquarium system. The HYDROS Control XS Aquarium Controller is a sensibly-priced and extremely user-friendly intelligent aquarium controller capable of monitoring aquarium water temperature, sense leaks, control outlets, send alerts, and much more without any complicated programming. With 13 different preset configurations, set up is quick and easy taking only minutes to get all of your equipment set up and running making it ideal for both beginner and advanced hobbyists! Download the HYDROS app and control your HYDROS Control XS Aquarium Controller from your Internet-connected computer, smartphone, or tablet. Durable construction with aircraft-style connectors and IP65 rating ensure durable, long-lasting use even near harsh marine aquarium environments.
HYDROS is engineered, assembled and supported at CoralVue headquarters in Slidell, Louisiana USA.
Please Note: The HYDROS Control XS Aquarium Controller includes ONLY the controller unit. Other HYDROS devices and accessories sold separately.
Please Note: The HYDROS app is required to use your Internet-connected smart mobile device as a controller. The HYDROS app is downloadable via the Google Play Store and iOS App Store.
The HYDROS Control XS Aquarium Controller features four (4) Sense Ports, two (2) Command Bus Ports, and is capable of supporting eight (8) WiFi Devices.
HYDROS Smart Device Features
- Control your HYDROS device(s) from anywhere in the world using the technologically advanced HYDROS cloud-based app
- Ability to monitor and control your HYDROS device(s) locally through WiFi
- A fast dual-core 32-bit processor that allows control decisions to be made within each device
- User-set Alerts and Notifications
- HYDROS Command Bus connections to transfer data and power to devices
HYDROS Sense Port
The Sense Port is a new concept in aquarium parameter measurement. HYDROS devices include several Sense Ports. A Sense Port is a generic input port that can accept data from numerous different types of aquarium sensors.
Sense Ports currently support:
- Temperature Probes
- Optical Level Sensors (Single and Dual)
- Capacitive Non-Contact Liquid Level Sensors
- Rope Leak Detectors
- Point Leak Detectors
- Flow Rate Sensors
- Magnetic Switches
- Push-button switches
HYDROS Command Bus
Control up to 8 WiFi Devices
The HYDROS Command Bus is used to power the Control as well as communicate with other HYDROS device for the ultimate failsafe.
The HYDROS App allows you to create rules and set schedules to control our 4-Outlet WiFi AC Power Strips and Smart Outlets. Quickly turn on or off different pieces of aquarium equipment like pumps, powerheads, lights, heaters, algae scrubbers, UV sterilizers, protein skimmers, and more.
Hydros aquarium controllers are the next generation of automated aquarium devices. Rather than relying on each individual device’s brain and programming capacity, the Hydros Control units have their own CPU and control capabilities. Hydros Control devices remove the problem of incompatible ports and need to continually add modules to expand your aquarium’s automation system. This new technology is called the Hydros Sense Port. The Sense Port is an entirely new concept in aquarium monitoring technology. A Sense Port is a generic input port that can accept data from numerous different types of sensors. Drive Ports provide 12-volt power for controlling ATO pumps, cooling fans, and other devices. Hydros is the future of automation!