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Seth_J, I have had that conversation many times with Control4, and it’s more relevant now with the EA line. Try packaging it as a remote contol. I can’t speak to the performance of the SAvant remote, but I like the marketing direction. People... — Julie Jacobson on Jun 30
@SKooID, I had high hopes for the Savant remote.  But we couldn’t get it to program correctly for basic things like Input 2A vs 2B on a Panasonic Pro Plasma.  Sonos Connect did not come up as an AV device for programming the Receiver to come... — iknowtech on Jun 29
@pebaugh - You completely missed the point of the article.  The rising tide in this market segment is all about IoT and DIY.  The reason for this movement is to put the power of the system in the end user’s hands, thus the success of Harmony... — SKoolD on Jun 29
The new Control4 EA-1 bundled with an SR-260 can be positioned as a TV remote with automation capabilities.  At a $600 retail price plus install and programming this is on par with many of the credible offerings from URC yet opens the door to many... — pebaugh on Jun 29
Spent 8+ hours on the phone with mom trying to help her set up a very basic system with the new Savant 1.0 remote.  Could not get it working reliably for the few activities it needed to do.  That was my initial test to see if that remote was... — iknowtech on Jun 29
I’m well versed on what Harmony can do and it’s not 90% of the functionality. — TheDarkKnight on Jun 29
That sounds like head in the sand syndrome, TheDarkKnight. 90% of the functionality at 1/10th of the price shouldn’t be ignored and for most people that’s good enough. The don’t need to feel entitled and own a custom “true” home... — Seth_J on Jun 29

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