Roco WiFi Z21 DCC System Complete Train Control System
Fun, control and management in a new dimension! Enjoy maximum driving fun and top detail fidelity. With the Z21 plug & play system you can control all parts of your layout, all locos, coaches and wagons quite simply from your smartphone or Tablet PC, in this case also via photorealistic driver’s cabs of the original locomotive. As a world first you will be able to experience the drive through your layout from the perspective of a real train driver in future. Loco cameras will import the drive through your layout live onto the Tablet PC driver’s cab.
Nothing else will do! You can control all digital locomotive and layout components conveniently via the touch-screen. Speed, sound, signal functions of the locos as well as turnout routes, motion and sound on the layout. Programming and assigning of functions couldn’t simpler with the Z21.
Come aboard the future of model railway control. Roco offers the Z21 for digital layouts (compatible with multiMaus and Lokmaus) as well as a z21 version for starter sets in convenient model railway starter packs.
Note:No Box as a part of complete Train set sold seperatly.
Z21: The Facts - plain and simple!
As multi-protocol headquarters of the newest generation the Z21 is the perfect control system for all digital locomotives with DCC or Motorola Decoder and the ideal solution for the control and programming of your digital components and tracks switches.
The digital switchboard Z21 connects your model train unit and your digital locomotives with your Smartphone or tablet-PC and the installed control-Apps via WLAN. This way you can control the operation on your train layout easily an conveniently from any Android or Apple Smartphone or Tablet PC, optionally with our Z21-Mobile-App or one of our true-to-life driver’s cabin Apps.
The digital system Z21 revamps model train control: Locomotives, track switches and digital components of Roco and Fleischmann can be controlled easily and conveniently with your Smartphone or Tablet-PC with maximum driving pleasure from the very start!
Further highlights of the Z21 Digital Switchboard
The Plug&Play-Digital system is completely downwards compatible to all multiMAUS-Models and for Lokmaus 2 and also has three multiMAUS-Ports as a standard. This way the entire family can participate in the fun!
Your locomotives are automatically recognized and report their status to the Z21 over RailCom©. This way you can also manage large vehicle fleets with minimum effort – and use current status reports in the control-Apps.
Software and sound of our ZIMO-Sound-Decoders can be conveniently updated anytime over your Smartphone with the Z21. This way your digital locomotives are always up to date.
The Z21 supports a number of standard interfaces and connection options – ideal, if you want to continuously expand your layout or supplement it with new
functions. LocoNet is in the DigiTrax format.
Upgrade for existing digitally controlled layouts through backwards compatibility, i.e. multiMAUS
Contained in the system: WLAN router, high performance switching power supply - The Z21 must be used with the supplied transformer (Roco 10851) Do not connect a different power supply. The system contains a 3.1amp booster and can be used with additional Roco 10765 boosters using the Booster Bus connection. Track voltage can be adjusted in the range 11-23 volts.
Supports Programming on Main as well as a separate programming track
Link to the Z21 Website
Link to the Z21 Overview of Mobile phone Apps for Android and Apple Smart Phones
Link to the Z21 Driver cabs for Tablet PC - Roco are producing realistic cab views so that you can drive your locomotives using the actual controls that a loco driver would use. You can decide how complicated the controls have to be so that beginners can dive in and experienced drivers would feel at home.
Note: This set is sold without Box as a part of a complete train set.