New smart Remote Controls provide voice control, management of numerous Smart Home systems and ZRC 2.0 support
Utrecht, The Netherlands – 11 September 2014 – GreenPeak Technologies, the industry leading Smart Home semi-conductor/system company, today launched the new GP565 Smart Home radio chip for remote controls, that supports voice control, motion sensing and the new ZRC 2.0 protocol. Â Next generation remotes use RF instead of infrared (IR) and will be able to control all the homeâ€™s Smart Home features â€“ all from a single remote.
â€œEven with a growing move to the cloud to manage everything, there will always be a need for remote controls. Sometimes you want to use your smart phone for talking, texting and playing games – not controlling your TV or your environment,â€ explains Cees Links, Founder & CEO of GreenPeak Technologies. â€œWhen you go out for the evening, you are not going leave your smart phone at home for your family to switch channels!Â In addition, makers of TV sets and set-top boxes will always provide a dedicated remote control that they know will work with their system without having to rely on the end user to download an app or to configure their network.â€
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