Turns out Yale isn’t the only company working on a streamlined touchscreen lock that, once installed, won’t make your front door look like the entrance to a bank vault. With the attractive Obsidian deadbolt, Kwikset enters a fray that is rapidly filling with competitors.

While it’s a standalone lock with no wireless features or app connectivity (a Z-wave Plus version is in the works), it’s a great-looking product, its exterior escutcheon just a millimeter or two thicker than the otherwise similar Yale Assure SL. It’s slightly shorter, but slightly wider than that lock.

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Kwikset Obsidian touchscreen deadbolt review: Slim and sexy, but not entirely smart