Fremont, Calif. - Logitech has added to its line of Harmony remote controls with the addition of two new models.
The Harmony 600 and Harmony 650 remotes are each designed to replace up to five other remotes, and both feature one-click activity buttons.
The 600 model ($79.99) has a monochrome backlit screen that displays power and volume commands, while the 650 ($99.99) has a color screen that displays channel icons as well as commands.
To set up the remotes, users go to
to download software, eliminating the need to program codes, the company said. More than 250,000 devices from more than 5,000 brands are reportedly supported.
"From Betamax to Blu-ray, you can be sure the Logitech Harmony remote can control virtually any IR home-electronic device," the company said.
Both are remotes are scheduled to be available this month.
Logitech also introduced its Z205, a lightweight laptop speaker with a clip-on design. It measures 1.35 inches thick and 2.5 inches tall.
Features include two high-performance drivers, a built-in amplifier and an acoustically tuned enclosure. The volume and on/off can be adjusted using buttons on top of the speaker. It is powered via an included USB cable.
It's scheduled to be available this month for $39.99.