Logitech has announced a one-stop solution for remote control of home electronics with smart phones and tablets. We are talking about Harmony Ultimate Hub – a multimedia hub that turns mobile devices on iOS and Android in the universal remote control.
Harmony Ultimate Hub can connect to a home electronics and game consoles, supporting up to eight simultaneous connections, according to a press release of the Swiss company. Supports wireless technology Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and IR (infrared transmitter). The role played by remote smartphones and tablets on which to install a special application.
The device can not only work with mobile devices, but also with remote controls Logitech, including Harmony Ultimate and Harmony Smart Control. In this case, the apparatus may be hiding behind the walls of furniture – the remote is IR-sensor, allowing not aim where the hub is located. Harmony Ultimate Hub is compatible with more than 225,000 home entertainment systems created 5,000 manufacturers.
Logitech Harmony Ultimate Hub goes on sale in the U.S. and Europe at a retail price of $99.99. Buy novelty will be in August 2013.