” Were delighted that customers worldwide will soon be able to enjoy this new remote, created particularly for the growing variety of MVPDs providing Apple TV 4K to their subscribers,” stated Paul Arling, CEO of Universal Electronics, in a statement.
Universal Electronics Inc. (UEI) has presented its version of the infamously out of favor Apple TV remote “particularly established and developed” for satellite, mvpd, and cable (multichannel video program supplier) consumers, the company announced.
The remote uses Bluetooth low energy or infrared to get in touch with package, has a microphone to speak commands to Siri, and its universal remote function allows control of TVs and audio gadgets from any brand or manufacturer. It has backlit keys, which trigger by means of an ambient light sensor, a button to turn through channels, and a mute button, according to UEI.
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UEIs remote will be readily available starting next year, however consumers wont be able to buy the remote directly from Universal. The business prepares to offer branded variations of the remote directly through the cable television companies.
Universal isnt the first business to present an Apple TELEVISION remote alternative; in 2015, Swiss TELEVISION and web service provider Salt established a remote in collaboration with Apple after the touchpad manages on the native remote proved frustrating for users utilized to having standard buttons. And Function presented its Button Remote for Apple TELEVISION in July. The Salt model has been tough to purchase in the US.