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Philips SRU8010
5.1* out of 10

Philips SRU8010

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Overall 8
8.0

Great mid-level LEARNING remote

Acey H., Newegg
18 October 2008
  • Summary: This is a great mid-level learning remote. Remote has a lot of different sized and grouped buttons rather than few buttons or a touch screen as some of this Philips' cousin remotes have.
  • Pros: Has Customizable LCD buttons: LCD buttons can be programmed for single function or carry a macro within it. LCD has a multi-page function. Use all 10 buttons? Make a new page with 10 more slots. Setup "Wizards" help with initial setups. For Favorites lists, it has a surprising number of network l...
  • Cons: Customizing of channel lists in the LCD is cumbersome. It uses a swap approach rather than insert approach. So if ESPN is in slot 10 & ABC is in slot 2, the Reorder function moves ESPN to slot 2 BUT moves ABC to slot 10 rather than bump it down to the next slot position. This requires planning wh...
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Overall 6
6.0

User Review

Dmitriy Z., Newegg
15 May 2008
  • Pros: It has LCD screen and can be programmed with the Favorite channels (one click switch)...
  • Cons: Doesn't fully support the Onkyo SR800 Home Theater. It can power it ON and control the sound level. However, Power OFF doesn't work. So I ended up using several remotes. What is the purpose of Universal remote then? It also doesn't have a Home Theater device. I had to use Sound Device settings in...
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