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VISTA-128BP Series


The VISTA-128BPE is a powerful member of the Honeywell family of commercial alarm panels, integrating burglary, CCTV and access control functions. Many features are available that extend the applications of the VISTA-128BP while simplifying end-user operation.

The VISTA-128BP and VISTA-128BPE (VISTA-128BP Rev. 4) are Listed for residential burglary, residential fire and commercial burglary applications (see agency listings in this document for more details). They are compatible with a wide range of AlarmNet communications products for alarm reporting, uploading/downloading and remote services.


Standard features (VISTA-128BP and VISTA-128BPE):

  • Provides nine style-B hardwired zones
  • Supports up to 119 additional zones using a built-in polling (V-Plex, multiplex) loop interface
  • Supports up to 127 wireless zones using up to two 5800 series wireless receivers (fewer if using hardwire and/or polling loop zones)
  • Provides one power-limited bell circuit delivering 1.7Amp (max) at 12Vdc
  • Provides the ability to control eight separate partitions independently, each functioning as if it had its own separate control
  • Accommodates 150 user codes with seven authority levels
  • Accommodates 32 keypad macro commands per system
  • Keeps a log of up to 512 events
  • VistaView-100 CCTV support
  • Supports up to 16 compatible twowire smoke detectors on zone 1
  • Supports up to 50 latching-type glassbreak detectors on zone 8
  • Zone 7 may be used for keyswitch arming/disarming
  • Supports V-Plex┬« addressable VISTAKEY access control (up to eight doors and 250 cards)
  • Easily programmed and maintained by Compass Windows-based downloader
  • Supports up to 96 programmable outputs
  • Programmable to meet SIA false alarm prevention specifications. To meet UL approval for ANSI/SIA CP-01-2000 order part number VISTA-128SIA
  • Panel Linking up to eight panels
  • Supports eight numeric pager numbers
  • Supports touchscreen Advanced User Interface (AUI)
  • Smoke detector reset at keypad
  • Quick exit
  • Group bypass
  • Arm faulted
  • Event arming
  • Scheduled check-in
  • Arm stay by group

Enhanced features (VISTA-128BPE only):

  • Carbon monoxide (CO) zone type support
  • Expanded RS-232 capability for third party interface and automation
  • Internet upload/download over AlarmNet GSM, iGSM and IP communicators over the panel's keypad (ECP) bus
  • Ringback support for AlarmNet communicators (confirmation of closing report)
  • 24-hour dialer test support for AlarmNet devices

Product Documentation

For product-specific literature, see list below.
For related marketing materials, click here.

Title   Size Date
UL Commercial Requirements PDF 690.73 KB 11/05/2014
Commercial Dealer Brochure PDF 239.60 KB 11/05/2014
Honeywell Control Panels Feature Charts PDF 198.13 KB 11/05/2014
VISTA - The Secure Connection PDF 458.96 KB 11/05/2014
Commercial Business Solutions Comparison Chart PDF 59.43 KB 11/05/2014
VISTA-128BP French Data Sheet PDF 1089.30 KB 11/05/2014
VISTA-128BPBPE Data Sheet PDF 541.27 KB 11/05/2014
A&E Specifications PDF 94.29 KB 11/05/2014
Guide de lutilisateur PDF 726.30 KB 11/05/2014
Owners Addendum - New Bypass Features PDF 31.63 KB 11/05/2014
Owners Manual PDF 514.31 KB 11/05/2014
Rev 4 Owners Manual PDF 456.39 KB 11/05/2014
Commercial Features Comparison Chart PDF 32.60 KB 11/05/2014
Ordering Information

Part No. Description
VISTA-128BP Partitioned Commercial Burglary Alarm Control Panel (UL Listed)
VISTA-128BPE Enhanced Commercial Burglary Alarm Control Panel (ETL Listed as VISTA-128BP Rev. 4, UL Pending)
VISTA-128SIAE SIA Approved Enhanced Commercial Burglary Alarm Control Panel

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