The Good Web-programmable universal learning remote; activity-based programming and usage; DVR-friendly button layout; fully backlit keys and LCD; compatible with Windows and Macintosh machines.
The Bad Mushy rubber buttons; lack of spacing between keys makes it hard to navigate by touch; no RF support; Web interface may frustrate some users.
The Bottom Line The Web-programmable Logitech Harmony 688 universal remote is a must-have home-theater accessory.
Caavo will ship its fancy $400 universal remote in February
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Logitech promises replacements for Harmony Link owners
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The big box retailer is once again discounting one of our favorite universal remotes.
Logitech to sell off the Harmony brand
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