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4.6 out of 10

Logitech Harmony 688

The easy-to-use Harmony® Remote 688 from Logitech® allows your Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Logitech Harmony 688

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Overall 4
4.0

"Great remote, but !BEWARE! very fragile"

turgai, CNET
3 April 2010
Overall 3
3.0

"Not a good product from Logitech!"

swarren53, CNET
16 September 2006
  • Pros: controls all my electronic devices
  • Cons: Poor battery life, spongy rubber keys, keys not responsive
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Overall 4
4.0

Great potential but falls short

dewey59, epinions.com
30 August 2005
  • Excerpt: This remote has excellent potential - the power and capabilities of the device are outstanding.
  • Pros: Excellent at the basics.
  • Cons: Internet connection required, difficult to customize, poor tech support.
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Overall 4
4.0

"Great idea, poor quality"

CNET
12 January 2005
  • Pros: When I read about this remote in the CNET reviews, I loved the concept and when I first purchased it, I was reasonably pleased with its performance. It did take some trial and error to fine tune it but I was generally happy with it, until...
  • Cons: ...about a month after purchasing it, it locked up and stopped working. Their customer service was very responsive and sent me a new one but this one stopped working after just a few hours. They are sending me another new one and this point I am regrett
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Overall 4
4.0

"Great idea but cheap quality"

CNET
30 December 2004
  • Pros: Easy to program Easy to use
  • Cons: Quality is very poor. Support, don't hold your breath! MAC support is questionable, it works, but Logitech dosen't seem too committed to a high quality platform such as the MAC
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Overall 4
4.0

"Nice remote when it's working."

CNET
6 November 2004
  • Pros: Lot of programmable buttons and great web interface for customization (albeit complicated at times).
  • Cons: Miserable battery life, inconsistently works 90% of the times, 10% of the times it doesnt work as advertised.
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Overall 4
4.0

"Row of dead buttons."

CNET
1 September 2004
  • Pros: Excellent customer support. I would recommend for simple systems though. Setup was easy.
  • Cons: The last row of buttons was completely dead. I should be contacted within a few business days about a replacement. Center hard plastic joystick button seems cheap. Switching inputs takes forever on Samsung HLN507W DLP. That might be the Samsung's fault th
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Overall 4
4.0

"Not for Home Theatre Set Up"

CNET
14 July 2004
  • Pros: Learn commands is OK and adequate for unsophisticated systems. TV and DVD (VCR) only.
  • Cons: Easy to fool when switching between TV with (tv)speakers and TV with Stereo system and back and forth. Can easily have wrong combinations of equipment in operation.
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