Dual Tone Multi Frequency Based Load Control System

DTMF based Load Control System

DTMF based Load Control System

Generally, several home equipment can be controlled by switches. But these days we can observe the home automation to control the appliances using various technologies. This article presents the DTMF based load control system. The term DTMF stands for Dual Tone Multi Frequency is a signalling system for recognizing the DTMF keys on a keypad. The applications of DTMF include telecommunication signalling over analogue telephone lines in the voice frequency band among telephone handsets and communication devices. So, when you make a call for customer care they will request you to push any number. When you push any number on your mobile keypad, one specific action will occur because of DTMF. When a keypad button is pressed in a mobile keypad, instantly it will produce a tone of two frequencies called column and row frequencies. Here, the column frequencies are high frequencies and row frequencies are low frequencies.

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