dealslogitech harmony 650 universal remote control…

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regular is $80. This is one of the low end ones, but still a good deal.

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I have one. It is easy to get set up, but it can be a headache to use, sometimes. On mine, if you give it more than a gentle bump, it resets itself and thinks your whole system is off, when it is on. Getting the timing right on all devices is a real chore, too.

Luckily, I think I only paid $25 for mine in a refurb deal somewhere.

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I too bought mine as a refurb a while back for like $10 or $15. Honestly this is a great universal remote for the money. The only problem that I really had with mine was that when the batteries start to die it continually goes through the "setup." Once you replace the batteries everything is as good as new and you don't have to go back through the setup process again.
I can't really say anything about the timing skoffer mentioned because I only use it for my cable box and TV. Once nice thing is that you can set it up so that it only shuts off the TV since I DVR stuff and don't want the cable box to be off.
All in all it's pretty nice with an extremely easy to use setup on the PC and the fact that you can program the buttons around the screen to do just about anything is nice.

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I have 2 of these. Unfortunately I replaced a broken Harmmony One with one of these and that was a mistake. I will say that Harmonys are easy to configure and I have been extremely happy with other models. This particular model, is cheap. Like others say, A gentle bump makes them reset which is a hassel when all your equipment is on and the remote thinks its off. Dont get me wrong its a good remote...but definately Harmony's entry level.

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I have one of these that replaced my 659 (now being used in my Son's Playroom) and think it works great. ours was new from radio shack on Black friday for $20. I've not had any "bumping" issues where the remote thinks everything is off (that may be a battery/contacts issue). for those with this bump issue, it's really easy to "fix" once you've bumped your remote - cover the IR on the front of the remote and press "watch TV" or whatever it is you were doing... Problem solved. I'll buy another when the price drops again on BF or some other holiday... The only down-side for us is that it only supports 5 devices so for us, it's the TV, Home theatre, Roku, DVD, & LG Smart TV upgrader. we can't add the PS/2, xbox360, or other devices to it so it's something to consider for those who have a few consoles

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I wonder if the bump/reset problem might be fixed by bending the battery contacts a little to make firmer contact.

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@psilosome: A lot of the reviews say that bending the battery contacts helps for a while but they eventually flatten out again.