Friday November 25, 2016
Good morning everyone, and welcome to the electronics sales event of the year – Black Friday! Here I'm attempting to compile a list of the universal remote control deals available online for 2016... and if you find another, be sure to add it to the comments below!
Some good Harmony deals over at Best Buy:
At Tiger Direct:
And for Canadians, at Best Buy:
At 2001 Audio Video:
And at The Source:
Stay tuned for Cyber Monday! Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 11/25 at 3:52 AM
Friday November 18, 2016
Blazing fast touch screen controls offer better pricing, Sonos integration, optional camera and microphone, backlit buttons, ambient light sensor and much more! Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 11/18 at 2:40 PM
Tuesday November 1, 2016
URC has just announced two new products for their Custom Installation-specific Total Control product lineup: the TDC-7100 Tabletop Controller ($600 USD MSRP), and TKP-7600 In-Wall Touchscreen ($800 USD MSRP).
These new interface are targeted to whole home automation purposes, feature 7" LCD touchscreens, and come complete with a built-in camera, microphone, and speakers for video intercom integration. The controls are designed to integrate with entertainment, lighting, thermostat, security systems and more, with full 2-way network feedback and live video support. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 11/01 at 9:48 PM
Tuesday October 25, 2016
Operate your living room easily with your voice and Logitech Harmony's new Amazon Alexa skill. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 10/25 at 2:13 PM
Saturday September 10, 2016
New cloud-based smart home system for Custom Installers includes WiFi and Z-Wave integration; touchscreen control. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 9/10 at 12:14 PM
Tuesday July 26, 2016
RTI has just announced that their brand new KX10 in-wall touchpanel is now shipping. It offers HD video playback, built-in IR and RS-232 control, WiFi, wired Ethernet, and much more! Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 7/26 at 8:33 PM
Monday May 23, 2016
All week long, we’ll be releasing the remainder of our CEDIA videos! Come back each day for something new!
Monday: CE labs & RTI. Tuesday: Crestron & On Controls. Wednesday: Savant. Thursday: Pro Control and Autonomic. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 5/23 at 7:09 AM
Thursday March 31, 2016
I’m looking to get hold of an old Lexicon 500T system controller, along with the original LexiDraw software. The remote must be in good functional order, although some cosmetic wear/blemishes are fine.
Check your storage closets and your junk bins... and see if you have one of these hanging around collecting dust! REWARD PAID!
My contact information is on this page. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 3/31 at 1:22 AM
Friday February 12, 2016
Today, the next batch of our CEDIA 2015 video reports are live! These ones are a bit on the longer side, and will give you a perfect overview of what these two great companies have to offer!
So sit back, relax, and spend some time learning about the latest products from URC and SnapAV! Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 2/12 at 7:49 AM
Tuesday December 8, 2015
Now that a very painful and untimely computer crash has been resolved, I’m very pleased today to present the first batch of Remote Central’s CEDIA 2015 video reports! Each company will have their own report this year, and they’ll be available both here and on our YouTube Channel
For today, sit back, relax, and spend a few minutes learning about the latest products from Just Add Power, Control4, Simple Control, plus ELAN and Niles! Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 12/08 at 7:48 AM