April 16th 2013 9:09 am

overview

The Harmony Smart Control system is a remote that uses the Harmony Hub to communicate with home theater devices and allowing you to control them from your smartphone, turning it into a universal remote. For times when your phone isn't available, the Smart Control includes its own handy remote, programmable with all the basic (and a few non-basic) functions.

Critic reviews

8.0
1 review
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    8.0
  • Device support
    8.0
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9.2
9 reviews
8.0
CNET Jul 18, 2013

The Logitech Harmony Smart Control combines RF functionality and smartphone control in an affordable universal-remote package, but the complexity of the initial setup will burden some buyers.

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10
coreyod coreyod

Works like magic. It's amazing how the smart hub is able to control devices on lower shelves etc. without line of site, and do so incredibly reliably. Replaced my Harmony One with something more simple and elegant in daily use (simple remote), but more powerful when controlled using the...

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9.0
zmonkey zmonkey

The days of IR remote control is slowly ending. With the advent of networked devices, utilizing WiFi or Ethernet, as well as many devices using a different wireless remote technology altogether (Bluetooth and RF primarily), the universal remote of the future had to evolve, and Logitech's answer...

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9.0
leahk leahk

If you look at my review for the Harmony Touch, you will see that I wasn't too impressed after living with it for a while. I also found myself increasing using my iPad to choose and change channels on my Satellite box (SKY+) using the app that Sky provide. . As a result when I read about the...

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10
SilverGhost SilverGhost

The smart control is perfect universal for any even mildly tech savvy person. The initial setup took some time but very easy. If you have some understanding of the technology and can read instructions you can set this up. The one setup issue I had was that the remote default setup did not...

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