While there are plenty of products that offer to extend your IR remote signals from one room to another, using INSTEON allows you to easily combine lighting control with IR control. Now you can not only turn your favorite station on from another room but also dim the lights down - all from a single remote.
Remote Control for Your A/V Equipment
Use a remote to set a romantic mood by turning on your stereo, setting the radio station and dimming down the lights.
INSTEON Mini Remote sends a wireless RF signal to Access Points or dual-band products which send signals over your existing electrical wires to the IRLinc Transmitter. IRLinc then converts the signals to IR commands to control your A/V equipment. You can also link INSTEON switches, plug-in modules, outlets and more to respond to the same command; creating elegant movie-time scenes.
Mini Remote | Access Point | IRLinc Transmitter - INSTEON to IR Converter | Lamp Modules
The RF signals from the Mini Remote can be converted and transmitted to the IRLinc by way of any dual-band device. Choose LampLinc Dual-Band modules for lamp control and you won't need an Access Point.
Convert and Existing Wall Switch Into an IR Remote
Replace an existing wall switch with a KeypadLinc and be able to turn the lights off in addition to the TV or other A/V gear. This works well for the master bedroom: when leaving your room, turn off the bedside lamp, ceiling light and TV or stereo all at the press of a button.
KeypadLinc transmits commands to other INSTEON devices and to your A/V devices via IRLinc Transmitter.
Control Your Home Theater Equipment From Your Smart Device
Use a web-enabled portable device such as an iPhone or iPod touch to control your TV, Stereo and even lights and drapes.
By connecting the INSTEON Hub to your home's internet router you can access your lights and IR controllable equipment via your Android or iOS Smartphone or tablet. You can even create schedules that will automatically turn lights on at sundown or open your drapes in the morning. Because INSTEON Hub is a web-based controller it also allows you to control your home from anywhere in the world. Either way you use it, INSTEON Hub gives you some awesome control possibilities.