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URC Professional Line MX-450 - Universal remote control - infrared/radio

alaTest has collected and analyzed 54 reviews of URC Professional Line MX-450 - Universal remote control - infrared/radio. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Remote Controls for all reviews. Reviewers really like the size and design. The durability and reliability are also mentioned favorably, whereas some have doubts about the price.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Remote Controls the URC Professional Line MX-450 - Universal remote control - infrared/radio is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for URC Professional Line MX-450 - Universal remote control - infrared/radio

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 50 user reviews of URC Professional Line MX-450 - Universal remote control - infrared/radio from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Remote Controls on Amazon.com. Opinions about the size and design are overall positive. The durability and reliability also get good feedback. Some have doubts about the price.

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74% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

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Aug, 2016

Expert review by: Brian Kahn (hometheaterreview.com)

Universal Remote Control MX-450 Reviewed

 

The programmable MX-450 from URC is an IR/RF universal remote that despite its low-ish price, has a lot of high-endish features. It has a 2-inch color LCD, lots of dedicated buttons, macro-capability, and doesn't need a computer for programming....

The MX-450 is very easy and intuitive to use compared to other remotes in its class ; The remote can be quickly and easily programmed without the use of a computer. This is of particular note with respect to programming macros ; The battery life is...

The MX-450 really should be programmed by a professional, which almost inevitably adds to the overall cost of the product ; The programming capabilities of this remote will not accommodate the most complex of systems. You have to go higher in the URC...

Universal Remote Control's MX-450 fulfills the requirements for a relatively inexpensive remote that can easily control the majority of theater systems. While many remotes may be similarly priced, the MX-450 saves you money with simplified programming,...

Jun, 2009

Consumer review by: claudehopper (abt.com)

So good we bought two

 

I really like this product because it will turn off all the components at the same time. The tech who programed our remote control even programed it to turn the lights back up in our media room after the entire system is off. We bought one of these...

Nice Button Configuration, Nice Features, Easy To Program

Sep, 2009

Consumer review by: Dave (abt.com)

Best You Can Find at This Price

 

I use this remote in my media room to control a Plasma, DVR, DVD and AVR. I also carry the remote throughout the house to control the DVR which is distributed to other zones (using RF via the URC MRF-260 RF Basestation.)Pros:-- It is very easy to...

Easy To Program, Easy To Set Up, Nice Button Configuration, Ergonomic Design, Durable

Editing Features

Jan, 2009

Consumer review by: Dave (abt.com)

Best You Can Find at This Price

 

I use this remote in my media room to control a Plasma, DVR, DVD and AVR. I also carry the remote throughout the house to control the DVR which is distributed to other zones (using RF via the URC MRF-260 RF Basestation.) Pros: -- It is very easy to...

Ergonomic Design, Durable, Easy To Program, Nice Button Configuration, Easy To Set Up

Editing Features

Jan, 2009

Product Specifications

The URC MX-450 delivers an easy to sell cutting edge form factor, extraordinary functionality and a beautiful color display. The graphical user interface is bright and easily backlit at the touch of the light button. Engaging graphical icons for devices, activities and the most popular channels are all pre-programmed.