The ZigBee Alliance has ratified first major revision of its remote control standard, which enables ZigBee remotes to control not just TVs, but ZigBee-enabled devices throughout smart homes.
ZigBee Remote Control 2.0 includes a “Find My Remote” feature, the ability to connect to other devices in the smart home, as well as complete control of the set-top box or TV set. RF4CE is part of the ZigBee brand.
All parts of a ZigBee smart home network, including lights, heating, air conditioning, security and home monitoring, can be operated with the same remote control.
Read more at CED Magazine.