The Philips Prestigo 8-Device Universal Remote (Philips SRU8008/27) is a good remote control for your CD player, VCR, DVD player, tuner, amplifier, digital set-up box, TV and even for satellite receivers. This Philips Prestigo 8-Device universal remote control offers a single control solution for most devices and brands. It is somewhat long and slender unlike the Emerson 1618848 8-Device Universal Jumbo Remote. More features will be given in a separate article. Meanwhile, let’s take a look at Philips SRU8008/27’s technical specifications.
Philips SRU8008/27: Philips Prestigo 8-Device Universal Remote Specifications:
• Universal IR database: TV, VCR, DVD, SAT, CABLE, CD/MD, RECEIVER, AMP, Home Theater, DVR, AudioSet, DMR, DSS, DVDR, DVDR-HDD combo, DVD-VCR combo, Game, HTS, PC, Projector (IR), Satellite Radio, TAPE, TIVO, Tuner, TV-DVD combo, TV-VCR combo, TV-VCR-DVD combo, VCD, Laser Disk
• On-Screen Display languages: Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Spanish
• Remote Dimensions (H x W x D): 9 1/2” X 2” X 1”
• Remote Weight: 0.4 lbs.
• Number of activities: 8
• Display Type: LCD
• Number of keys: 45
• Ease of Installation: Autosearch
• Programmable macros: Yes, 8
• Battery low indication: Yes
• Scrollwheel: Yes
• Battery type: AA / LR6 Alkaline
• Battery saving manager: Auto switch on/off
• Required Number of Batteries: 3
Philips SRU8008/27 Prestigo 8-Device Universal Remote Infrared Capabilities:
• Operating distance: 33 ft (10 m)
• Number of brands in database: Over 1100
• Transmission angle: 90 degree
• Carrier frequency range: 19kHz – 455 kHz
• Learning IR codes: Yes
On eBay and Amazon, the SRU8008/27 Philips Prestigo 8 Device Universal Remote ranges at a price of $49.95 – $94.27 except shipping fee. Today on Woot, we may purchase 1 Philips SRU8008/27 Prestigo 8-Device Universal Remote with 1.4 LCD (brand new) for a price of $19.99 only plus $5 shipping cost. The full list of features and review of the Philips Prestigo 8-device universal remote control will be posted separately.