A good universal remote can change the living room experience. Instead of juggling several remotes for your TV, cable box, game console, streaming box, a universal remote can clean up your end table and let you go from watching nothing to watching something with a single press of a button.
A good remote controls anything and is easy to program, it can turn on multiple devices in the right sequence. It can control devices that have traditional IR systems, but also can control newer ones that rely on Bluetooth.
There have been many universal remotes over the years, but lately, Logitech’s Harmony line has come to dominate the market.
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