Designed to be operable without a persistent internet connection, Latch M and Latch C only require sufficient battery power, Latch Manager, and the Latch App to be managed. To unlock, you need a Keycard, Doorcode, a smartphone running the Latch App, or a mechanical key. To install, you’ll need the Latch Manager App.
While the Latch R is recommended to be connected directly to the internet for buildings over 25 units, a persistent internet connection is not required to update or unlock the device. Instead it can function similarly to Latch M & C as long as you have a smartphone running the Latch App and Latch Manager in order to manage access. To unlock, you need a Keycard, Doorcode, or a smartphone running the Latch App. To install, you’ll need the Latch Manager App.
Direct internet connection via WiFi, or Ethernet, is required for automatic and real-time updates.
- Compatible smartphones
- Functioning and enabled Bluetooth
- Latch account
- Data connection via cellular service or WiFi
Latch Manager is a responsive web app that is required in order for property managers to manage Latch in their building.
- An internet-enabled user device running the latest version of:
- Internet Explorer