VISTA-250BPT/VISTA Turbo Series

Partitioned commercial burglary alarm control panel

The VISTA-250BPT is a powerful member of the Honeywell Home family of commercial alarm panels, integrating burglary, CCTV and access control functions. Many features are available that extend the applications of the VISTA-250BPT while simplifying end-user operation.

The VISTA-250BPT 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
  • Zone 7 may be used for keyswitch arming/disarming
  • Integrates with WIN-PAK access control systems to provide increased users, event log and scheduling
  • Supports V-Plex® addressable VISTAKEY access control (up to 15 doors and 500 cards)
  • Supports up to 96 programmable outputs
  • Supports up to six touchscreen Advanced User Interface (AUI) devices (6272 or later)
  • Smoke detector reset at keypad
  • Quick exit
  • Group bypass
  • Arm faulted
  • Event arming
  • Carbon monoxide (CO) zone type support
  • Expanded high-speed RS-232 capability for third party interface and automation
  • Internet upload/download over AlarmNet GSM and/or 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
  • Supports V-Plex Smart Contact feature for improved responsiveness on systems with many V-Plex zones
  • Telco line cut detection
File NameSizeRelease DateResource Type
Commercial End User sales brochure PDF 4415.43 KB 08/29/2018 Brochure
Commercial Solutions - Financial Institution Brochure PDF 926.65 KB 10/18/2018 Brochure
Honeywell Control Panels Feature Charts PDF 249.57 KB 12/18/2018 Brochure
Honeywell Control Panels Feature Charts - Portuguese PDF 141.33 KB 08/29/2018 Brochure
Honeywell Control Panels Feature Charts - Spanish PDF 344.46 KB 11/14/2018 Brochure
V-Plex Addressable Technology PDF 233.26 KB 06/07/2019 Brochure
V-Plex Family - Scalable Solutions PDF 385.06 KB 06/10/2019 Brochure
VISTA-250BPT Data Sheet PDF 293.55 KB 08/20/2019 Data Sheets - Dealer
VISTA-250BPT Data Sheet - French PDF 284.14 KB 08/20/2019 Data Sheets - Dealer
How do I install the Inovonics EN7290 on a Vista? PDF 102.07 KB 07/23/2019 FAQ
French Owners Manual PDF 1322.54 KB 10/17/2018 Owners Manual
Owners Manual PDF 668.38 KB 10/17/2018 Owners Manual
Vista Turbo Burg Quick Users Guide Part 1 PDF 200.19 KB 08/29/2018 Owners Manual
Vista Turbo Burg Quick Users Guide Part 2 PDF 150.01 KB 08/31/2018 Owners Manual
Honeywell Control Panels Feature Charts - French PDF 172.34 KB 11/14/2018 Sales-End User
VISTA Turbo Series FAQs PDF 47.95 KB 08/29/2018 Sales-End User
VISTA-21ip - The Secure Connection (Commercial) PDF 804.39 KB 11/14/2018 Sales-End User
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VISTA-250BPT Commercial Burglary Alarm Control Panel (UL Listed)
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