Z-wave Smart Thermostat (ZTS-500US) manual for Z-Wave

The following is an overview of the user manual for the Z-Wave product Z-wave Smart Thermostat (ZTS-500US)from Remotec. To view other Z-Wave products and manuals from Remotec follow that link.

  1. Overview
  2. Security
  3. Features
  4. Installation instructions


SKU Code
ZTS-500 is a user-friendly Z-Wave programmable smart thermostat. The ZTS-500 is compatible with any Z-Wave certified controller or gateway and is designed to fit perfectly over most original thermostat installation marks without the need for a mounting board. The invisible 4-button back-illuminated interface combines a simple and intuitive interactive experience with a modern fashionable look. The flip-over terminal-board makes installation a breeze, The ZTS-500 allows utilization even in environments where a C wire is not available. With automatic power source detection (24Vac or Battery Power), it decide to maximizing battery life or acting as a range extender in the Z-Wave network, and all your connections will be safe and secure behind AES128 encryption. The ZTS-500’s available multi-color faceplates allow for seamless integration into a variety of interior designs.
Version #
HW: 2 FW: 1.07:1.04 was the version certified
Certification #
Z-Wave Version


As a Z-Wave Plus certified product, Z-wave Smart Thermostat supports Z-Wave S2 security. The following security modes are directly supported:


    Remotec describes Z-wave Smart Thermostat as having the following features:

    • Battery Quantity
    • Battery powered using AA batteries
    • Firmware updatable via a compatible Z-Wave gateway
    • Thermostat HVAC Systems Supported
    • Thermostat Power Source
    • Thermostat Modes
    • FLiRS capable
    • Supports Network Wide Inclusion
    • Supports Z-Wave Explorer Frames
    • Supports Z-Wave SmartStart allowing you to setup the product simply by scanning its QR code via

    Installation instructions

    From the Standby screen, press > or < to navigate to the Z-Wave screen and the Z-Wave LED will continuously flash.
    Tap + to include the ZTS-500US into the network.
    - The “✔” symbol will be displayed on screen once the ZTS-500US is added into the network.
    The Z-Wave disconnect icon will also be removed from the standby screen.

    - The “x” symbol will be displayed on screen if there is no action (time out) or unable to include the ZTS-500US into the network.

    Press and keep holding > or < for 3 seconds to navigate to the System Main (SYS) screen.
    On the Z-Wave (Z-w) screen.
    Tap + to exclude ZTS-500US from the network.
    Press < to cancel and back to the previous screen.

    Factory reset Z-wave Smart Thermostat

    Press and keep holding > or < for 3 seconds to navigate to the System Main (SYS) screen.
    Press > to navigate to the Reset (RST) screen.
    Press + or - to select Yes.
    Press and keep holding > for 2 seconds to confirm your selection.
    Press < to cancel and back to the previous screen.
    Use the RESET procedure ONLY when the primary Controller is missing or inoperable.

    Please note that this is a user manual Z-wave Smart Thermostat from Remotec is provided as is and without warranty; all information contained herein is provided by the manufacturer or the certifying body. The information provided is for reference only and is not intended to be used as a substitute for professional advice. ZWaveProducts.com only warrants and is only able to support products purchased directly from us. If you have Z-wave Smart Thermostat and have not purchased it from us, please contact the manufacturer directly with any further questions you may have.