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Logitech Harmony 880 Advanced Universal Remote
5.9 out of 10

Logitech Harmony 880 Advanced Universal Remote

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Reviews and Problems with Logitech Harmony 880 Advanced Universal Remote

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Overall 2
2.0

Configuration Software is Buggy and hard to use

georgef21, PriceGrabber
28 December 2006
  • Summary: The product comes with desktop software that can be installed locally and used to program the remote to work with all of your devices. Unfortunately, the software is slow and bugy. It hung 4 times while I tried to configure devices and each time I had to kill the software and start over.
  • Pros: Nice concept. Once programmed (hours of effort), does seem to work.
  • Cons: Setup Software and Web Site are NOT user friendly and are very hard to use, slow, and buggy.
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Overall 2
2.0

Worthless Web Interface.

lbpsfl, PriceGrabber
10 June 2006
  • Summary: I tried to install the software on two different machines with two different security suites. Got the software to install. Couldn't get the web interface to work. First, the interface asked that I use only ancient browsers (Netscape 6.2 or earlier.) Second, it insisted that I drop my firewall.
  • Pros: Great concept. Good reviews.
  • Cons: Web interface designed by idiots.
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Overall 2
2.0

Logitech Harmony 880 Advanced Universal Remote

bastonivineyards, PriceGrabber
11 May 2006
  • Summary: One of the big disapointments in my living room. buttons way too small, not easy to use. Several trips to program it resulted in shelving the unit. The TiVo control has more use by far that the Harmony 880. This is a good idea still waiting to happen.
  • Pros: none
  • Cons: Buttons too small, display too small, hard to program, and when programed, doesn't work correctly.
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Overall 2
2.0

Logitech Harmony 880 Advanced Universal Remote

cardijp2, PriceGrabber
1 January 2006
  • Summary: While in theory the Logitech Harmony remotes work very well, I have yet to see them work their magic. My advice would be to go with a brand of universal remote that has years of experience with home audio video equipment.
  • Pros: looks cool
  • Cons: Reliability. Web based configuation tool. Charger Stand. Everything about this remote is a weakness.
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Overall 2
2.0

Harmony 880 update 4/23/06/DONT BUY

neatfleet2555, PriceGrabber
28 December 2005
  • Summary: Harmony replaced this remote that I purchased at Christmas in February after it basically didnt work during that period of time. The new one has worked reasonably weIl until today, completely broken, it wont due anything.
  • Pros: none so far, cant get it to update program/ broken again
  • Cons: DOESNT WORK
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Overall 2
2.0

Looks great, but hold on!

arimelmed, PriceGrabber
20 October 2005
  • Summary: I was so hopeful when I read about this product. It looks great on paper but the reality is that this tempremental little device is not ready for prime time. Any quick motion will cause it to reboot (which takes 1-2 min). Most times you pick it up from the cradle it will reboot.
  • Pros: Well conceived product. Easy to use once programmed.
  • Cons: Very tempremental device, often reboots. Fragile. Often fails to charge properly on cradle.
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Overall 2
2.0

Logitech Harmony 880 vs. Harmony 688

doowop02, PriceGrabber
18 August 2005
  • Summary: Final Update (08/27/05): Overall opinion - Time to take advantage of my 30 return policy from where I ordered this remote and go back to my Harmony 688. Save your money and reduce the level of frustration; the Harmony 688 is a better buy. (Please see final comments A. - C.) - Doowop02 A.
  • Pros: Logitech tech support is just a phone call away and helpful sometimes, but compared to my previous Harmony 688 - Color screen with icons; that's about it so far.
  • Cons: Update (08/21/05), I've lowered my rating to 1 star; Too many for the limited 200 character space available here; please see below comments. If I begin to enjoy the use of the 880, I'll let you know.
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