Which pieces of pool equipment could I control with VS Omni, and how much control will I have?

VS Omni provides smart control for most people’s entire pool pad. You can schedule or adjust your pool pump, heater and pool light from your smartphone, from anywhere. You may also add an additional VS Omni Smart Relay to control an additional feature – such as a booster pump, backyard lights or water feature.

How does VS Omni control my attached pool spa?

Once you’ve added Hayward actuators to your 3-way and 2-way directional valves, VS Omni will enable you to turn your spa on or off with one touch of your favorite settings. You can enjoy fully automatic spa control with none of the hassle of adjusting valve and heater settings. It will even turn on lights for a night spa!

Once VS Omni is installed, is it difficult to expand the system if I add more features to my pool or backyard?

If you decide to add an additional feature to your pool system at a later date, simply have an additional VS Omni Smart Relay installed by your pool pro. This will enable you to add lights, an additional water feature or a booster pump for a pressure cleaner.

How many Smart Relays come with VS Omni and can I add additional Smart Relays?

One Smart Relay comes as standard with every VS Omni variable-speed pump. You can add one additional Smart Relay for control of an extra device.

Does VS Omni work with Amazon Alexa voice control?

Yes. Amazon Alexa offers convenient voice control to for your entire VS Omni system. Once you’ve added the Hayward Skill to your Alexa app, just “Ask Hayward” to turn on lights, set your heater temperature, adjust your pump speed or switch on favorite settings.

Which popular smart home automations work with VS Omni?

Smart home automation technology is becoming increasingly popular and many people like to use one app to control multiple systems. Hayward VS Omni can be linked to other leading smart home systems including Nest, Control4, Elan, Vantage, Crestron and Elan.

Where can I download the Omni app for iOS and Android phones and tablets?

Download the latest version of the FREE Omni app from the iTunes or Google App Store, or visit www.haywardomnilogic.com

How strong does the internet connection need to be to work with VS Omni?

Where your VS Omni system is installed, you need to be able to connect to the router and get 3 Mbps upload and download speeds to maintain a reliable connection. You can also hard wire an Ethernet cable to the VS Omni Control Pad if available.

How do I use my pool equipment if my internet is not working?

Your schedules will always work - even if the internet is not working. If you need to control your pool equipment while the internet is unavailable, you can use the touch screen VS Omni Control Pad to do anything that you can do with the phone app.

Can anyone who downloads the Omni app control my pool equipment?

Anyone can download the app, but in order to use your equipment the users would need to have your login name and password or be set up as a secondary user for your controller.