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VMB8IR - Ir receiver with 8-channel led feedback

This wireless IR receiver allows you to control up to 40 pushbuttons in your home, as well as check the status of 8 lighting points so as to control your hidden consumption. In addition, the Logitech Harmony® allows you to label and display each pushbutton.

Velbus and Logitech Harmony®

Now you can operate your Velbus installation wirelessly with the Logitech Harmony®. Increase the user-friendliness of the VMB8IR by controlling each channel individually (using IR).

Only configurable via PC!

  • IR remote control for the Velbus system
  • up to 40 channels
  • 8 channels feature an indication LED
  • controllable through a universal remote control from the Logitech Harmony® series
  • possibility to disable each channel so it won't react
  • configuration is saved after power failure
  • 2-wire communication for Velbus data and 2 wires for power
  • reaction time per channel settable between 0, 1, 2 or 3 seconds
  • transmission/receiving range: +/- 8m
  • required power voltage: 15±3VDC
  • consumption in stand-by: 20mA
  • max. consumption: 35mA
  • IR modulation system: RECS80 with pulse position
  • dimensions ( W x H x D): 22 x 46 x 43mm / 0.86 x 1.81 x 1.69"
  • protocol manuals for developers: available for download at https://github.com/velbus


PDF-File Extended user manual for VMB8IR
Extended manual that explain how to use all possibilities of the infrared receiver
PDF-File Short user manual for VMB8IR
Basic manual explaining the basic functions of the infrared receiver
PDF-File User manual
Logitech Harmony™ Configuration for Velbus


EXE-File VelbusLink 10.2.4 (EN/NL/FR) - Latest version (10/06/2020)
Free Windows program to configure and program a Velbus installation (latest version)
PDF-File Velbus Installation Guide, Part 1: Hardware and Cabling
Everything you need to know about the Velbus hardware
PDF-File Velbus Installation Guide, Part 2: Configuration
How to configure Velbus modules using the free software VelbusLink
EXE-File VelbusLink 10.0.7 (EN/NL/FR) - Previous version
Previous version of VelbusLink
XLSX-File Velbus consumption calculator
Spreadsheet to calculate the number of power supplies you need in a Velbus installation.

Info Sheets

HTML-File Velbus actions by module (click on an action to see a description)
List of actions per module