Universal remote control of all entertainment devices from iPhone is now available to consumers in the U.S. and Canada.
Leuven, Belgium – March 16, 2015 – Turning your iPhone into a personalized universal smart remote has never been easier now that the Pronto is available on Bestbuy.com, Staples.ca and Newegg.com. Pronto is the latest device in connected home entertainment, and together with the Peel Smart Remote app it allows you to control your entertainment devices, TVs, set-top boxes, DVDs and Blu-ray players, all from your iPhone. It’s an easy and budget-friendly way to turn your home into a smart and connected one.
Say Goodbye to Standard Remotes
After downloading the free Peel Smart Remote App and pairing your iPhone to the Pronto, get ready for universal, smart control. No need to locate other remotes when switching from live TV to watching a DVD. Simply tap the universal remote icon in the top right corner of the app screen, select DVD and hit play to switch up your viewing experience.
Pronto with Peel Smart Remote App is optimized to control more than 3,000 entertainment devices, including all major TV brands such as Samsung, LG, Sony, Philips, Vizio, Panasonic and Toshiba.
Be Your Own TV Guide & Never Miss Out
Being your own TV guide has never been more convenient. With Pronto and the Peel Smart Remote App, everything you need is in the palm of your hand. You can personalize your settings and enjoy Peel’s customized recommendations based on your interests and viewing habits. You no longer have to scroll through hundreds of channels on your TV to find something that will interest you; you’ll find them right on the Peel App home screen.
Don’t worry about missing out on the season’s hottest shows because with the Peel app’s ongoing customized reminders, you’ll be able to keep up with all your favorite programs.
The app will show you what’s airing in real-time, what you can watch later and even the popular shows people are buzzing about on Twitter. Set favorite channels, genres and shows to create your own personalized TV guide.
It’s Small but Mighty
Pronto is palm-sized, lightweight and will fit in the smallest of spaces. It’s easy and effortless to set up and offers a sleek black design that blends with any home décor.
Connection is always reliable to your iPhone thanks to Bluetooth Smart. For those who prefer a minimalist look and keep their entertainment devices stored away, Pronto’s optional IR extension cable allows you to still control your entertainment while keeping your media center clutter free.
Enjoy the freedom of personalized control from anywhere in the house. Pronto is not just limited to your living room, as some users may prefer to catch up on their shows in the man cave or bedroom. With a second Pronto, simply set up a new room in the Peel app and connect.
With Pronto, you can even shut the TV off from the kitchen if your kids won’t stop watching TV to come to dinner. Universal control has a whole new meaning.
- Reliable connectivity through Bluetooth Smart and infrared
- Long battery life (approximately 1 year)
- Includes an IR (Infrared) extension cable and 4 AA alkaline batteries
- Dimensions: 1.98” (L) x 3.57” (H) x 1.65” (L)
- Compatible with: iPhone 4s, iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and iPod Touch
- Price: $49.99 MSRP
Pronto has been synonymous with advanced control for decades. Now, Pronto offers a simple, powerful, yet affordable solution to take control of your home entertainment to a new level. Pronto turns your iPhone into a smart and personalized universal remote that enables you to virtually control all TVs, set-top boxes, DVD, Blu-ray players and more. Pair the device with the free Peel Smart Remote app, and benefit from personalized entertainment and control all from your smartphone or tablet. Receive ongoing recommendations based on your viewing habits and enjoy the freedom to select your experience. For more information and available retailers, visit www.getpronto.com.
Peel was founded to redefine the smart home control experience by seamlessly connecting users via their mobile devices and social media with personalized TV, cable and streamed content recommendations. With more than 100 million activated users in 200 countries and 6 billion monthly remote commands, Peel is the recognized leader in intuitive program discovery, intelligent home control, and TV program interaction. For more information, visit www.Peel.com.
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