Price (RRP): $299
Another Taiwanese remote that can be picked up on special for as little as $219. The IR800 is multi-brand compatible and has pre-programmed commands for hundreds of devices. It also can learn the IR (infra-red) codes from your existing remotes, will replace up to 16 other remotes and can be used with Optus and Foxtel cable and satellite set-top boxes.
The touch screen LCD displays two pages and 28 buttons per device and the Proton has 19 physical buttons for frequently used features.
You can customise the touchscreen and assign macros of up to 60 commands long including time delays. Sleep Mode can send a macro after a time delay.