What are the best remote control Android apps?

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    Amalia Martínez
    Written on October 24, 2018
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      Peel Smart Remote

      Peel Smart Remote is an app that can replace your TV remote with all the same features. It works also as a personalized TV guide, making suggestions for shows you might like.

      Apps

      Amazon, Android, iOS

      Free - Varies by plan

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      Jean Gardner
      Written on September 13, 2017
      "This peel smart remote is meant for someone like me! I always lose the remote so this would be up my alley and I can also look at the guide without having to put it on the..."
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      Jean Gardner
      Written on September 13, 2017
      "This peel smart remote is meant for someone like me! I always lose the remote so this would be up my alley and I can also look at the guide without having to put it on the television."
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      Ridhi Chattopadhyay
      Written on January 3, 2017
      "This is a very good solution. Having a universall remote and TV Guide all in one sounds too good to be true. I want one for my very own."
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      Bobby Simmons
      Written on April 18, 2017
      "its awesome and exactly what i was looking for. helps me control TV without the remote."
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       Android TV Remote Control
      Android TV Remote Control -by Google- is an Android app synchronizing with Google TV. It stands out for many features such as voice search and pointer mode.
      Apps

      Android

      Free

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      Joseph Hayes
      Written on June 1, 2017
      "This app provides most of the features that are needed, but there is a lot that could be added to improve the user experience. It is also very buggy and does not work well..."
      JH
      Joseph Hayes
      Written on June 1, 2017
      "This app provides most of the features that are needed, but there is a lot that could be added to improve the user experience. It is also very buggy and does not work well with all devices. There is a lot of room for improvement."
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      Judith Garrett
      Written on April 9, 2017
      "This appears to be a horrible solution. When opening the link I am informed that this solution is unavailable in my country."
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      Kelly Ortiz
      Written on September 13, 2017
      "Convenient and easy to use. Also made by Google, so at the very least, it's functional."
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       LG TV Remote 2011
      Connect your phone and LG TV via router and you can control your TV with your smartphone. This remote control app is only compatible with LG Smart TVs released in 2011.
      Apps

      Android

      Free

      MW
      Mary Weber
      Written on March 9, 2017
      "What a great update to the remote control! With this remote, you can control your LG Smart TV with your smartphone. It's incredibly useful to have a remote control app on your..."
      MW
      Mary Weber
      Written on March 9, 2017
      "What a great update to the remote control! With this remote, you can control your LG Smart TV with your smartphone. It's incredibly useful to have a remote control app on your phone, especially when you lose your actual remote!"
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      Paridhi Sen
      Written on September 13, 2017
      "i lost mine so it was kind of a big deal the only bad reviews i heard was that it doesn't work on particular models. i'm sure that's true but, it works for me."
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      Larry Richardson
      Written on March 15, 2017
      "This app is very convenient for those times when I lose the remote control to my tv. I can program the remote quickly for each tv and be on my way."
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      AnyMote Universal Remote
      AnyMote Universal Remote transforms your Android device into a universal remote control with a wide device coverage and a lot of features not even available in real remote controllers.
      Apps

      Android, iOS

      Free - with in-app purchases

      PV
      Philip Vargas
      Written on March 26, 2017
      "WIth smartphones rarely out of our hands these days it's nice to have things integrated so we don't have to keep up with multiple devices. AnyMote can download onto your..."
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      Philip Vargas
      Written on March 26, 2017
      "WIth smartphones rarely out of our hands these days it's nice to have things integrated so we don't have to keep up with multiple devices. AnyMote can download onto your android phone and control most devices such as TV and DVD players. Very cool and convenient, give it a try!"
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      Jonathan Sullivan
      Written on September 13, 2017
      "I love this remote!! The fact that I can use it on my phone and control the tv without having to pick up another remote is awesome!!"
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      Arjun Powar
      Written on January 9, 2017
      "This is a good solution for my desire to have a remote control on my phone. It's better then my regular remote."
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      LG TV Remote
      Pair your LG TV with your mobile device and you can use this Android app as a remote control for your TV. This app is only compatible with LG Smart TVs released in 2012 or later.
      Apps

      Android, iOS

      Free

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      Betty Hanson
      Written on September 13, 2017
      "This app would be pretty great if it would work consistently. I have a lot of connection issues with this thing, but when it does work, it's super handy. You can try it - it..."
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      Betty Hanson
      Written on September 13, 2017
      "This app would be pretty great if it would work consistently. I have a lot of connection issues with this thing, but when it does work, it's super handy. You can try it - it might work better on some phones than others. Try it and see - what have you got to lose other than your patience?"
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      Virginia Guzmán
      Written on May 1, 2017
      "If you are having troubles with your remote control or just want another way to control your tv then check out LG TV Remote. You can use your Android phone. If you have a new LG Smart TV released after 2012 then this will work great. It is an amazing application."
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      Hannah Evans
      Written on May 3, 2017
      "I feel like theres better resources. It get 4/5 starts but is only limited to devices made within the last 5 years and only smart tvs."

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    Summary

    Best remote control Android apps
    Rank Solutions Type Votes Price
    1 Peel Smart Remote Apps 11 Free
    2 Android TV Remote Control Apps 7 Free
    3 LG TV Remote 2011 Apps 5 Free
    4 AnyMote Universal Remote Apps 3 Free
    5 LG TV Remote Apps 1 Free
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