Who am I and how did I test this product?
I have been an IT consultant for fifteen years. I have a lot of smart devices in my home and the ability to control them with a remote is very convenient. I bought the Logitech Harmony Elite remote control and set it up. It has been simply amazing. The convenience of controlling all my devices with a single touch has made life really easy.
Is Logitech International S.A. a scam?
Logitech International S.A. is a global developer of personal computers and mobile accessories. It has its in Europe, Middle East, and Africa Headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland while the American headquarters is in Newark, California. Logitech has been in business for 35 years. The company’s website was created in 1990. Logitech had a revenue of $2.13 billion in 2014. This company is known for developing keyboards, mice, Bluetooth speakers, and webcams among other products.
What do the positive and negative reviews say?
This product has 400+ positive reviews and 100+ negative reviews. This product has been available since 2015.
Who else recommends this product?
This product is recommended by pcmag.com because it can control all the smart devices in your home easily.
Pros of Logitech Harmony Elite remote control
|Logitech has a wide social following||There are 2 million+ followers on Facebook, 200,000+ followers on Twitter, 14,000+ followers Instagram 5,000 + followers on Pinterest, and 60,000+ YouTube subscribers.|
|The main website has accessible support||You can access a phone number depending on your country. The USA English phone number is open from Monday to Friday, 9 am to 10 pm (ET) and Saturday to Sunday 10 am to 5.30 pm (ET).|
|Warranty||This product has a 1-year warranty period in North America, a 2-year limited warranty in Europe, and a 1-year warranty in Asia Pacific.|
|Whole home control||This remote control can be used to control your whole home. You can control your TV, thermostat, blinds, and lights. You can also create unique experiences by having your lights, music, and locks working together with one touch when you get home and when going to bed.
This remote works with a wide range of devices such as Roku, Blu-ray player, game consoles, and TiVo.
|Works with Amazon Alexa||You can use voice control with this remote control to turn on the lights or to shut the blinds.|
|Full color touchscreen||This remote control features a touchscreen. You can easily change channels, fast forward, rewind or adjust the volume.|
|Long range reach||This remote control comes with Harmony Hub which relays signals from the remote or app to all the devices in your home. Therefore, there is no need to point at devices to control them. You can also use the Android and iOS mobile app to control the devices when away from home.|
|Convenient charging station||This remote comes with a convenient charging station which keeps it powered and easily accessible.|
|Easy to use design||This remote features backlit buttons, a comfortable layout, and home control buttons making it easy to press the right button even in the dark.|
Cons of Logitech Harmony Elite remote control
|Expensive||This remote can only be purchase with Harmony Hub which raises the total price if the product.|
|Difficult to replace the battery||Replacing the battery is tricky. There are no instructions on how to do this.|