LA Audiofile Reviews the RTI SURFiR Companion Remote Control – March 2014
Remote Technologies Incorporated (RTI) has introduced the new SURFiR companion remote designed for the iPad®, iPhone®, and iPod touch® user. While all of us love our tablets and phones, they are not always the most convenient for controlling simple A/V tasks such as changing volume or switch channels. The SURFiR remote allows users to incorporate the Apple® devices that they already own as the main graphical interface for their control system, while adding the convenience of tactile control with hard buttons, and eliminating the numerous screen swipes needed to control frequent and simple tasks. To further enhance the experience for the user... read more
Luxery CE Feature Story – December 2009 – Download PDF »
"To control everything in the home, the company went with RTI products, using RTI's two-way control processors, as well as hand-held and in-wall controllers, and transceiver modules for ZigBee wireless communication and control."
Custom Retailer Feature Story – November 2009 – Download PDF »
"One of the best parts about being the editor of CustomRetailer is my ability to get out in the trenches and connect with manufacturers, custom electronic systems contractors, associations, etc…you know, the people that make the custom electronic systems integration industry work.
A recent visit to the RTI factory in Minnesota a few months ago is a great example…"
Home Theater Magazine T4 Review – January 2009 – Download PDF »
"My remote can beat up your remote."
LA Audiofile T3-V Review – November 2008 – Download PDF »
"The latest RTI T3-V is a great addition to the RTI family and comes highly recommended to those needing an easy to use, yet powerful custom remote."
LA ALA Audiofile T4 Review – May 2007 – Download PDF »
"We have had previous experience with their T3 Color Remote Controller, a unit we reviewed last year and came to the conclusion that their product is an installer's dream. RTI didn't stop there and have released a much more powerful device."
CEPro Review – January 2007 – Download PDF »
"Don't call Remote Technologies Inc. (RTI) a remote-control company. While the manufacturer does produce some of the most highly lauded universal remotes in the home systems business, RTI is moving ever closer to being a full-fledged home-control company."
Residential Systems Peer Product Review – October 2006 – Download PDF »
"Of all the products we have tested, this is by far the most well-rounded system. It has a completely open programming format that allows for limitless configurations, not unlike that of some of the more extravagant remotes. Few remotes in this price range have the capabilities of IR, RF, and relay closure output."
Remove Shoppe Review – August 2006
"...the RTI T3 is a leader in a new category of remote control solutions that are bridging the gap between consumer universal home theater remotes and ultra high end control solutions... "
LA Audiofile Review – April 2006 – Download PDF »
"This is by far the best handheld controller that I have ever used. The fully customizable color screen is superb and gives installers the ability to really please their customers. "
Electronic House Review – December 2004 – Download PDF »
"The overall design is elegant. Once properly programmed, the T2+ makes remote controlling a breeze"
Tone Magazine Review – November 2004 – Download PDF »
"There aren't enough stars in the Tone rating system to give the T2+ the score it deserves. All I can really say is it's going to be really hard to give this one back..."