Operating System Features

The Crestron Home® OS and Crestron Pyng® OS operating systems support different control processors and features. Refer to the comparison below to view the differences between each operating system.

NOTE: For a comprehensive list of devices that are supported by Crestron Home® OS, refer to Works with Crestron Home OS.

Crestron Home OS and Crestron Pyng OS Operating System Features
Feature Class Feature

Crestron Pyng
OS 1

Crestron Pyng
OS 2

Crestron Home OS

Control Processor CP4‑R
Multi-Home Support Multi-Home Support
Home and Room Images Home and Room Images
iPad Split View iPad Split View
Room Favorites Room Favorites
Audio Sonos® CONNECT™ Wireless Receivers
Sonos CONNECT:AMP Devices
All Sonos Speakers (including Sound Bars)
Audio Grouping

Simple Audio Source Sharing

Hybrid Grouping of Sonos and Sonnex

Hybrid Grouping of Sonos and Sonnex

Crestron Distribution Amplifiers
Remote Media Control (Mobile device using a cellular network)1

Source selection and Basic Control

Video Custom TV Presets (Favorites)
Handheld Remotes
Source Control
Display Control
A/V Receivers
DigitalMedia™ Devices
DM NVX® Devices
Remote Media Control (Mobile device using a cellular network)1

myCrestron Residential Monitoring Service Automatic Backups



Lighting Lighting
Climate Thermostats
BACnet Thermostats
Shades Shades
Security Door Locks
Security Systems
Sensors Sensors
Keypads Keypads
Touch Screens Touch Screens


2N Video Intercom Door Stations
Streaming Cameras
Editing Scene Editing Future Release
Scheduling Future Release
Quick Actions Per Room Quick Actions
Whole House Quick Actions
Multi-Language Support End-User Interface
Setup App
Mobile Platform Support iOS® Phones
iOS® Tablets
Android™ Phones
Android™ Tablets
PC Future Release