Logitech today announced the Harmony Smart Keyboard, an all-in-one remote solution compatible with a selection of media streaming boxes — including Apple TV. Based on Logitech’s Harmony platform, the full QWERTY keyboard provides much deeper control and text input capabilities than the standard remote included with Apple’s set-top box. The Smart Keyboard can also be […]
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Logitech announces Harmony Smart Keyboard for Apple TV

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Logitech today announced the Harmony Smart Keyboard, an all-in-one remote solution compatible with a selection of media streaming boxes — including Apple TV. Based on Logitech’s Harmony platform, the full QWERTY keyboard provides much deeper control and text input capabilities than the standard remote included with Apple’s set-top box.

The Smart Keyboard can also be paired to work with a range of other devices in here living room, from televisions to BluRay players. The controller is outfitted with all the standard buttons you might expect for channel navigation, volume, and more as well as a full trackpad with mouse buttons. No more entering YouTube searches with a click wheel on Apple TV. The Harmony remote app for iOS can also be synced with the system, providing complete control from an iPhone or iPad.

The Logitech Harmony Smart Keyboard is now available for pre-order, but all that control does not come cheap. This bad boy will you you back the cost of an Apple TV and then some at $149.99. No word on when it ships.

[via Logitech]

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