Control Processor

Combine the power of our app with the intelligence of a processor. The CENTRO-8M is the heart of your control system, providing a link to your IP devices & control via IR & RS232.

3 quarter view of a Centro CM IP Control Gateway

Key Features

Free App and Graphics

The Centro-8M is controllable by our FREE CentroControl app, an app you design to meet your needs

Extensive Control Capabilities

Compatible with 2-way LIRC and offers IR, RS232 and IP control, configurable for a multitude of devices

Configurable Timer Events

Use the integrated timer to schedule events and control commands, limited only by your imagination

Integrated Web Server

Stay connected with wired/wireless connectivity and an integrated web server

Audio and Video Outputs

Control Audio and Video outputs for digital signage or content delivery

Maximising Compatibility

Use any existing DemoPad software project, as well as 3rd party apps or control systems


  • 3 Individually addressable IR output ports
  • 1 Bi-directional RS232 COM port (USB-> RS232 cable sold separately)
  • 1 IR input port
  • 1 HDMI output
  • 1 3.5mm audio output jack
  • 4 USB ports
  • 1 Ethernet LAN port
  • WiFi 2.4GHz and 5GHz IEEE 802.11.b/g/n/ac Enabled


  • Communicate with 20+ client devices through the IP network
  • Use a standard IR remote control for user-defined system functions
  • Timed events - For example, turn the lights on at sunset, except on weekends
  • Programmable Audio/Video output for media playback
  • Store system information centrally, available to all clients