dealslogitech harmony one universal remote $129 for…

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Doesn't look like it's available for shipping. BestBuy also has it on sale for 150 though

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This is a great price, I might have to make a trip to my local Frys to pick one up, especially since my Harmony 880 is dying on me.

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Harmony Remotes are AWESOME. I don't know what I would do without mine!!!

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This remote is the easiest thing in the world to use, especially with a complicated system with multiple components. It's a god-send!

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Great remote. I have owned it for over a year and can't imagine watching tv without it. Best feature is the 30 skip that comcast took off their remote. Probably to satisfy advertisers. You can't go wrong with this remote. Highly recommend. When it hits $79 new on a black friday special, I will get one for the 2nd family room.

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Have one. LOVE it. Use it in our main living area- killer price

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I've had a Harmony remote for about 5 years (model 659) and still love it to this day.

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I guess I live in the past, I don't see much use in an over $20 remote.

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Does this one have RF or is it IR? If it's one of the RF one that's awesome, I've been wanting a sweet one of those!

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Best remote out there. Had an 880, then upgraded to the One when Circuit City went out of business. This is a great deal!

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I love my Harmony remote, but I don't think this one has the central control cluster that designed for a DVR.

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REBATE? THAT SUCKS! And what is a B&M or how do you get there?

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I think B&M is brick and mortar, aka the physical store.

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Kind of misleading when the only way to get it is to pick it up in the store. Tough to do from the East coast!

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confusing ad title - good deal though

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I bought this a while back when it was $250. It is by far and away the best remote I have ever had the pleasure to use! Even if you're using some exotic device from a no-name brand, the IR receiver on the tail end lets you program the functions in yourself. The macro features are easy to program, and easy to update on the computer too. Hell, even my wife knows how to use this remote, and she can barely turn on the Wii.

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I have the Harmony 676 and it's great. Can't beat Logitech remotes...

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kusamba ... Who cares about the $30 rebate when without it it's still half the price? People will find anything to bitch about.

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Key questions, since I've been forced into using Comcast's POS Silver Slug:

1. Will it DELETE channels I don't want to scroll through, as opposed to Comcast's "Favorite" system, that, among other things, only scrolls foward?

2. Can it optionally eliminate the blue program info bars at the bottom of the Comcast screen?(How many times do you need the same info wiping out 1/3 of your screen?)

3. Will it allow me to see the channel numbers as I'm speed-scrolling, as opposed to Comcast's remote, which will only display the numbers after each channel has locked in?

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Amazon has it for $149 -- not a total steal, but not bad if you don't live near a Fry's

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My Logitech Harmony x-box remote worked for about 18 months. I loved it. Maybe I used it so much I killed it. Waiting for a good one to hit the $99 price point.

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@MyCousinVini:

This is a remote and controls the features available through your hardware. It doesn't add capability. What it does it, and does very well, is replace every remote that you use except for the Blutooth PS3 remote (without a separately-priced adapter).

You hook this up to your PC via USB, run a program into which you enter all of your equipment and how it is interconnected, and then the remote is programmed using the constantly-updated codes from the online database.

You can then use the remote to select from activities such as "Watch TV", "Watch DVD", "Play Radio", etc, and all of the equipment is properly switched for the activity. If something ends up in the wrong state then you press the "Help" key and it asks you questions and corrects the error.

You can also switch to a device mode to get to lesser-used features and settings of your equipment. You can also add these features to the activities, such as controlling your TV's brightness levels.

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@dstott:
It has the full complement of directional controls. It also has a touchscreen where it can draw the funky buttons that some controllers have, like the Cox A/B/C triangle/square/round buttons. No mapping to remember. There may possibly be better, but this is the best remote that I have ever touched.

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I have owned one of these for about a year. Much easier to use than the 880. Do not believe it has RF, but will control either my TIVO DVR or my Direct TV DVR. Great unit.

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@dstott: This unit does control my Direct TV DVR.

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the deal doesn't seem to be on their website at all. Is it expired now?

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I absolutely love mine. My only recommendation is to get a screen protector for it- it does scratch pretty easily. You will not find a more useful and easy to program remote at the price point, regardless of the age of your equipment. Cheaper Harmony remotes do the same general thing, but not with as much class. Love the rechargeable batteries too! :)

Oh, and @mycousinvini, the problems you have have nothing to do with your remote! Your remote simply controls the cable box, the cable box manages every aspect of your problems. The remote can do favorites in the LCD screen which you can add pictures to and 'click' on, but you will be forced to wait for it to actually change to each channel, not simply see whats playing. It is more or less made for people with complicated home theater setups, or that need help getting everything running properly, or have many remotes.

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price looks to be 199.99 and then $50 rebate brings it down to 149.99 instead of 129.99 as originally posted.

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I have the older 880 model. It works great, allows the wife to use the home theatre. Does nearly all the necessary setup via usb after identifying your components online.

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i checked fry's in renton, wa. they are out and they are listed as $229.99 without any additional price breaks or rebates. the sales clerk said they may be getting in some new ones in the next few days but they couldn't be sure when. they would do a rain check but only at $229.99 price. he also said it could be bought online at $199.99 for in-store pickup and use rebate that way to get down to $149.99 price point.

this deal is IMHO dead.