Type
Controller
Pro Controller
Long Range Controller
Pedestal
Managed from computer
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Compatible with Cloud
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Fee for weather updates
Free
Free
Free
Free
Smart Waterign Wizard
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Automatic Cycle & Soak
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Restricted day/time watering
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Watering savings report
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Irrigation activity log
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Freeze hold
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Failure alerts
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Remote access
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Offline watering adjustments
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Master valve compatible
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Compatible sensors
Rain
Rain, Flow
Rain, Flow
Rain, Flow
Number of zones
8,16
8,16
8,16,24
8,16,24
Expandable w/add'l controllers
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Access points included
Yes
No
No
No
Compatible w/external antenna
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Communication range
Up to 250 feet
Up to 250 feet
Up to 1 mile
Up to 1 mile
Radio frequency
2.4 GHz
2.4 GHz
2.4 GHz, 900 MHz
2.4 GHz, 900 MHz
Indoor / Outdoor
Indoor
Indoor
Indoor/Outdoor
Indoor/Outdoor
Metal enclosure
No
No
Yes
Yes