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Philips SRT8215

Philips SRT8215
alaScore 85

363 reviews

Apr, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 363 reviews from magazines and websites. Views about the reliability and build quality are overall positive. The value for money and usability also get good feedback.

design, usability, value for money, build quality, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Remote Controls the Philips SRT8215 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 363 reviews)

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User Reviews  

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Consumer review by:

A clear Harmony killer


Touch screen is great. All hard + soft buttons can be programmed with an incredible flexibility. you can have 15 activities (unlike artificial limitations of Harmony). Not having a rechargable battery is a plus for me. Overall a great hardware from...

15 activities","Easy To Program","Easy To Setup","Nice Button Configuration","Nice Features

Not a large database

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Not super fancy, but it does the job we.


This was a gift to replace a remote that my Wife hated. It was broken by "mistake". She bought this one to replace it. Its pretty neat and works well. The only one thing I would add is my old one had a feature that made the remote turn on when it was...

Easy To Program","Easy To Setup","Ergonomic Design","Nice Button Configuration","Nice Features

No auto turn on feature

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Didn\'t work for me ... have to return it


Everything was going good until I started to program some "favorites" (which you can have 200 of). It will only allow 3 digit channel numbers!! Most of the cable box channel numbers that I wanted to make favorites of are 4 digits. That\'s why I want to...

Durable","Easy To Program","Easy To Setup","Ergonomic Design","Nice Button Configuration","Nice Features


Consumer review by:

Mixed bag


This remote does everything I expected. It is easy to program, can map all the buttons, powerful enough that I can have it aimed 60 degrees away and it works great. I should be very happy with it. But going from a TIVO remote where your fingers fit...

Easy To Program","Easy To Setup

Poor Ergonomic Design

Consumer review by:

Prestigo is a great controller


Grewat remote...matches well with the Logitech\'s.

Durable","Easy To Program","Easy To Setup","Nice Button Configuration

Consumer review by:

Great product


I was able to unclutter my coffee table by putting away 8 remotes for the TV, amplifier, cable box, even a couple of digital frames. Super easy to program with the button learning capability. [...] price was reasonable.

Easy To Program","Easy To Setup","Nice Features

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Amazon review summary for Philips SRT8215


alaTest has collected and analysed 16 user reviews of Philips SRT8215 from The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Remote Controls on

usability, build quality, design, controls

88% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips SRT8215 Universal Remote Philips SRT8215 Universal Remote

Product Specifications


LCD Display: Yes
Numerical Keyboard: Yes
Touchscreen:One-Point Touch


Learnable: Yes
Pre-Programmed: No
Upgradeability: No

General Features

Number of Controllable Devices:5+ in 1