What is SmartCode 888?
SmartCode 888 is Kwikset’s newest keypad electronic deadbolt. It has transitional styling, a 6-button keypad, and an industry-leading small, all-metal interior. It also uses the latest Z-Wave 500 chipset to connect with a Z-Wave home automation system (sold separately).
How do I lock/unlock the SmartCode 888?
From the outside, SmartCode 888 can be unlocked via keypad or key and has a convenient 1-touch locking button on the keypad to easily lock the deadbolt. It can also be locked with a key from the outside. From the inside, SmartCode 888 has a sleek turnpiece to lock or unlock the deadbolt. The SmartCode 888 can also be locked/unlocked using a compatible 3rd party Z-Wave enabled home automation system (sold separately).
How do I add user codes to SmartCode 888?
You can add user codes to SmartCode 888 via the keypad following these instructions (link to install guide). User codes may also be added if supported by a compatible 3rd party Z-Wave enabled home automation system (sold separately).
Can the SmartCode 888 deadbolt be picked or bumped?
No. SmartCode 888 uses the latest Kwikset keyway technology to protect against picking and bumping.
Can the SmartCode 888 cylinder be re-keyed?
Yes, SmartCode 888 comes with Kwikset’s patented SmartKey Security technology, enabling users to re-key the cylinder in less than a minute.
How is the SmartCode 888 powered?
SmartCode 888 is powered by 4 AA batteries (included). For best performance, we highly recommend alkaline batteries from a major brand. Do not use rechargeable or lithium ion batteries.
How will I know if the batteries are low?
SmartCode 888 will notify you of low batteries with audio and visual cues at three different low battery levels.
Do I need to remove the entire interior cover to change the batteries?
No, you do not need to remove the entire interior cover to change the batteries. Remove the security screw securing the black RF window to the interior cover and push it up to expose the battery pack tab. Use the tab to pull the battery pack up and out for quick access to the batteries. For detailed instructions on how to remove the security screw, please see the installation guide .
How do I unlock SmartCode 888 if the batteries die?
SmartCode 888 can be unlocked with your physical key.
What temperature ranges can the SmartCode 888 operate within?
SmartCode 888 is designed to operate within -40℉ to 150℉.
How many user codes does SmartCode 888 support?
SmartCode 888 supports 30 user codes.
What finishes does SmartCode 888 come in?
SmartCode 888 is available in Satin Nickel, Venetian Bronze, and Polished Brass.
Can I control SmartCode 888 with my smart device?
Yes, SmartCode 888 can be controlled by a smart device if supported by a compatible 3rd party Z-Wave enabled home automation system (sold separately).