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One For All URC 6210

This review of the One For All URC 6210 is one of a series of TV remote control reviews. If you have reached this page from an internet search, we suggest you begin by reading the Introduction to our guide to digital TVs. For more specific information, you can read about the features of good remote controls that are easy to use, particularly for people with poor dexterity or partial sight. 

For information on how we assessed each remote control, see our test methods. The ratings below are on a five point scale, where ★☆☆☆☆ is very poor and ★★★★★ is very good.

One For All URC 6210 remote control

One For All URC 6210 - test report

  • Price £8

Type

Single product; code-entry programming; limited functions.

Verdict

Recommended for basic TV use only; simply and logically laid out and comfortable to hold.

Ease of use

Setting up and instructions ★★★☆☆
Remote control - presentation and layout ★★★★☆
Device selection indicator n/a
Overall basic use ★★★★☆
Advanced digital TV use n/a

Performance

TVs out of 36 32
Functional performance good for basic features on TVs only
Stayed programmed when batteries removed yes
Angle of use can point it anywhere in room

Features

Dimensions (h x d x w) 8cm x 2cm x 5cm
Weight 41g
Products it can control TV
Batteries - supplied 2 x AAAA alkaline (uncommon)

Functions

TV
Basic - on/off, volume, channel up/down yes
Advanced - picture & sound settings, headphone volume, picture in picture functions no

Last updated: December 2011


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