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The Logitech Harmony 550, the Ultimate Universal Remote?

Postby Apoptosis » Mon Jun 18, 2007 5:06 pm

The Logitech Harmony 550, the Ultimate Universal Remote?

Control your entire Home Entertainment system with just one button! Simply select an activity and your Harmony 550 remote will send the right commands so you don't have to juggle remotes or remember a sequence of buttons. The Internet-based setup on the Harmony 550 is a breeze, making home entertainment accessible to the whole family. Read on to see if this remote will make your life easier!

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Postby Dragon_Cooler » Mon Jun 18, 2007 5:59 pm

sweet review!!!!

i doubt it will be useful for my single old tv with just basic over the air channels. LOL
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Postby Zertz » Mon Jun 18, 2007 6:08 pm

I have to show this to my grandfather... He really needs something like this, theres always remotes all over the place :roll:
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Postby dicecca112 » Mon Jun 18, 2007 8:15 pm

In case it didn't or wasn't glaringly obvious I absolutely love this remote. Its a no brainer for anyone that wants an easy and capable remote
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Postby bubba » Tue Jun 19, 2007 4:56 am

Cool remote, wish I had the set up that would justify a remote like that, for now I will keep using the kids just like my dad did :lol:
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Postby mongol05 » Tue Jun 19, 2007 2:18 pm

Right now, I've got a remote that controls my TV/Dish Network DVR, a remote for my XBox 360. and a Bluetooth remote for my PS3. If I could find one remote which could take all of those thing, I would be a happy man. Heck, I'd be happy if it could work my TV, DVR, and 360.
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Postby stopthekilling77 » Tue Jun 19, 2007 2:52 pm

quite an interesting read, we're one of those 5-remote houses too, so i might have to convince the dad to read this
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Postby dicecca112 » Tue Jun 19, 2007 3:23 pm

mongol05 wrote:Right now, I've got a remote that controls my TV/Dish Network DVR, a remote for my XBox 360. and a Bluetooth remote for my PS3. If I could find one remote which could take all of those thing, I would be a happy man. Heck, I'd be happy if it could work my TV, DVR, and 360.


It'll work with everything except the Bluetooth for the PS3. I believe the higher end Harmony's will work with the Bluetooth
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Postby KnightRid » Wed Jun 20, 2007 6:42 am

I bought a Harmony H628 about a year ago when Sams Club clearanced them for around $40, and even the wife loves the thing :)

I think they are too expensive, but damn, I would buy another one ;) I am eyeing the 676 ( think that is the one Sams has now ) at Sams Club for around $80 right now for upstairs. Some crap about needing to pay for the new staircase, kitchen cabinets, etc is not looking too good for me getting that right now :)

I absolutely LOVE the internet setup for them! Controsl my old crappy regular 32" tv, ps2, dvd player, and onkyo surround system without a hitch!

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