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"Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication"

Leonardo DaVinci

"Who said that pleasure wasn't functional?"

Charles Eames

When designing their products, Basalte looks for an emotional connection. Their products should not only look or feel good, they should also be great fun to use.


French for basalt.

A black and shiny volcanic rock: a hard, black, often glossy, volcanic rock. It is produced by a partial melting of the Earth's mantle



Latin basaltes, a variant of the Greek basanites or basanos meaning tochstone

The name basalte stands for our two cores values.
It is a very basic and natural material. This refers to our search for simplicity in the way we design our products. It is a high quality material, which refers to the quality that we want to achieve with our products.


Home automation should be simple. It shold be a way to add comfort to the complexity of the modern home. Home automation systems are often still designed from a technical point of view, while belive that one should be able to switch lights on and off in an intuitive way, without thinking abaut wich swith to press
Our light swiches go beyond what light switches oare today.


We believe that our products can add comfort, by simplifying the user experience in the modern home.


Because simplicity is the ultimate in sophistication


Touch sensitive

Compatible with KNX, AMX, Crestron and conventional installations

Customisable cover

Illuminated in the dark


Touch sensitive
Dual or quadruple version
Crestron or KNX/EIB compatible
Illuminated led in the dark

touching more then one area activates thecomfort function - patented technology


Touch sensitive
Compatible with KNX, AMX, Crestron and conventional installations
Illuminated led in the dark

About metal light switches and touch dimmers


Pushbuttons for Basalte are available in three flavours: reláy output, KNX and RS485. This makes Basalte products fit for use in the most relevant automation systems, including specific drivers and distribution hardware for AMX and Crestron.







LED Feedback






Temperature sensor





Power supply


Power consumption










Sentido switch KNX – order number: 200-02


2-way and 4-way version with patented multitouch function Switch, dim , shutter or scene object for each single function


Single function has a white feedback
Multitouch function has an orange feedback
RGB led can be freely programmed
blue nightlight can be enabled or disabled, or controlled by a group address


Digital temperature sensor, reports a 2 byte groupaddress


KNX/EIB integrated BCU. Programmable with ETS3


Powered by the KNX/EIB bus


10 mA from the bus


Cover plate: 80 x 80 x 8mm
Module: 70 x 70 x 25mm


Standard European backbox.Round or square
With screws, screwdistance 60mm. Depth min. 50mm


CE approved