Friday September 9, 2011
URC has officially announced three new remotes in their Complete Control linup. First is the MX-1200 hybrid hard button & touchscreen remote, second is the MX-780 hard button and OLED screen combination, and third is the MXW-920 water resistant model. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 9/09 at 11:52 AM
Thursday September 8, 2011
You'll be excused if you experience some déjà vu if you read this release after our previous RTI one. Pro Control has just announced the iPro.8 Companion Controller, which is a simple low-cost hard buttoned remote designed to complement company's iPad, iPhone & iPod Touch control solutions. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 9/08 at 3:03 PM
Love the idea of using your iPhone for a remote but hate using it for simple tasks such as tweaking the volume or fast forwarding commercials? RTI has today announced the SURFiR, a simple hard buttoned remote designed to complement company's iPad, iPhone & iPod Touch solutions by offering a wide array of instant-access hard buttons for convenient button surfing. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 9/08 at 2:52 PM
Thursday August 18, 2011
URC has sent around a teaser email promoting their forthcoming MXW-920 remote control, which is essentially a water-resistant version of the MX-900 with an all-new look and button layout. This model, and presumably others, will be officially unveiled at CEDIA 2011 next month. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 8/18 at 7:11 AM
Sunday June 19, 2011
In today's video Hank Eisengrein from URC gives us an in-depth look at the range of new Total Control products.
Learn about the MRX-10 and MRX-1 network controllers, DMS-1200 multi-zone and DMS-100 single-zone amplifers, TRC-780 and TRC-1200 color remote controls, TKP-100 in-wall keypad, the all-new line of IP cameras, MAC filtering network switches and more. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 6/19 at 7:20 AM
Friday September 17, 2010
At CEDIA 2010 held next week in Atlanta, Georgia, URC will be making it clear why they no longer want to be known as “Universal Remote Control Inc.” While URC normally has a number of nifty new things at CEDIA to show off, this year the now more generically named tri-letter company will be introducing an impressively large slate of new products, including ones that definitely don’t qualify as universal remote controls. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 9/17 at 7:30 AM
Monday May 10, 2010
URC (otherwise known as Universal Remote Control Inc.) has announced the availability of their new Super Remote SR3
, which is billed as being ideal for users of all ages – from kids to seniors. Priced at $24.99 MSRP, it’s a 3-device preprogrammed remote with large, distinctively shaped buttons. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 5/10 at 6:59 AM
Thursday March 4, 2010
Logitech has just announced two new Harmony remote controls: the monochrome Harmony 600 for $79.99 USD MSRP, and the color Harmony 650 for $99.99. Both models can operate up to 5 devices, include backlit button layouts, use traditional disposable batteries, and sport styling similar to the previously announced Harmony 700. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 3/04 at 4:50 PM
Friday January 22, 2010
Further details from Sony’s dealer site reveals the third and final new universal remote control for today, the more advanced RM-VLZ620
. This time you get control over 8 devices, full infrared code learning, 12 system macros, an updated button layout and an ergonomic design optimized for DVR and BD users. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 1/22 at 8:03 AM
Information was found this morning on Sony’s dealer site for three brand new economical universal remote controls. Here we bring you the first details on the preprogrammed 4-device RM-VZ220
and 7-device RM-VZ320
, both of which include an all new ergonomic design and loads of hard buttons for DVR users. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 1/22 at 7:43 AM