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The VISTA-250BP is listed for residential burglary, residential fire and commercial burglary applications (see agency listings in this document for more details). It is compatible with a wide range of AlarmNet communications products for alarm reporting, uploading/downloading and remote services.


  • Provides nine onboard style-B hardwired zones
  • Supports up to 241 additional zones using a built-in polling (multiplex) loop interface
  • Supports up to 249 wireless zones using up to two 5800 series wireless receivers (fewer if using hardwired and/or polling loop zones)
  • Provides 1 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 250 user codes with seven authority levels per partition
  • Accommodates 32 keypad macro commands per system
  • Keeps a log of up to 1,000 events
  • Optiflex CCTV support
  • Supports up to 16 two-wire 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 15 doors and 500 cards)
  • Supports up to 96 programmable outputs
  • 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

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 08/26/2013
Commercial Dealer Brochure PDF 239.60 KB 09/15/2011
Commercial End User Sales Brochure PDF 743.53 KB 02/27/2014
Honeywell Control Panels Feature Charts PDF 179.44 KB 10/30/2015
VISTA - The Secure Connection PDF 458.96 KB 04/23/2014
Commercial Business Solutions Comparison Chart PDF 59.43 KB 09/15/2011
VISTA-250BP Series Data Sheet PDF 537.12 KB 09/15/2011
A&E Specifications PDF 94.08 KB 09/15/2011
French Users Guide PDF 726.30 KB 09/15/2011
Owners Addendum - New Bypass Features PDF 31.63 KB 09/15/2011
Owners Manual PDF 514.31 KB 09/15/2011
Rev 4 Owners Manual PDF 456.39 KB 09/15/2011
Commercial Features Comparison Chart PDF 32.60 KB 09/15/2011
Ordering Information

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VISTA-250BP Commercial Burglary Alarm Control Panel (UL Listed)

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