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Philips SRU8008

alaTest has collected and analyzed 62 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the value for money. The design is also mentioned favorably, but there are some negative reviews about the controls and build quality.

usability, design, value for money

build quality, controls

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Remote Controls the Philips SRU8008 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

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Just a glorious standard universal remote

 

When controlling any special activity, like watching a DVD, you can't program the remote to ensure your home theater system, receiver, or TV are set at the right inputs. So what's the point? Also, there are not enough button on the remote to replace...

Good looking, nice visual display

No input controls ; Not enough replacement functionality compared to original remotes ; A few quirky user interface problems you need to figure out on your own that is not documented

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Just a glorious standard universal remote

 

When controlling any special activity, like watching a DVD, you can't program the remote to ensure your home theater system, receiver, or TV are set at the right inputs. So what's the point? Also, there are not enough button on the remote to replace...

Good looking, nice visual display

No input controls ; Not enough replacement functionality compared to original remotes ; A few quirky user interface problems you need to figure out on your own that is not documented

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Amazon review summary for Philips SRU8008

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 user reviews of Philips SRU8008 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Remote Controls on Amazon.com.

value for money, usability, design

58% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

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Amazon review summary for Philips SRU8008

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 37 user reviews of Philips SRU8008 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Remote Controls on Amazon.co.uk.

usability, design, value for money

build quality

86% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

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Product Specifications

Icon design allows you to customize programming by user or by viewing category. 10 Device remote controls TV, DVD, Tivo, VCR, satellite, cable, audio, DVR and more. Offers advanced DVD, DVR and satellite functionality.

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:1.9in
Height:12.6in
Weight:13.3oz
Width:6.2in

Header

Manufacturer:Philips
Model:SRU8008
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Philips

Remote Control

Max Operating Distance:33ft
Supported Devices:Audio system / Cable box / CD player / Digital TV tuner / DVD player / DVR / Game console / Home control / MD player / PC multimedia / Projector / Satellite radio / Sattelite receiver / TV / TV and VCR, DVD / TV, DVD / VCR
Technology:Infrared
Type:Universal remote control