NEWS: ZigBee controls set-tops and smart home devices with same remote

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.