TV remote apps for Android enable you to easily control your home or office TV. You can easily convert your smartphone or tablet to a TV remote if it comes with an inbuilt IR Blaster. This helps to do a number of things above all controlling your TV. In the case of a smartphone without IR Blaster, the connection can be made via Wi-Fi. Here are some of the top TV remote apps you should try out.

1)     Smart IR Remote

Smart IR RemoteSmart IR Remote upgrades and supports more than 900 000 devices. It not only controls televisions but also other devices such as set-top boxes, heating appliances and much more. It works without an issue as long as your device is supported. It costs about $7 on the Play Store.

2)     Google Cast

Google CastFor the last few years, Google has been working on perfecting the art of playing music and videos on your device and later cast them to your television. A Chrome cast device is required in order to use the service but a volume of apps take advantage of it. The minus with this app is that it costs a bit more than just an app would.

3)     SURE Universal Remote

Sure Remote AppSure universal remote has been popularized as the most concrete option in the remote app division. It has support for more than just television and works extensively well if you have numerous smart devices in your home. It contains a mouse and keypad for smart TV. It’s good to use Wi-Fi or IR blaster on your device for easy controlling. You can try the free version of the app out before purchasing the paid version.

4)     Super TV Remote Control

Super TVThis TV remote app for Android supports almost all the popular TV brands. Super TVremote control has got an on/off button and also a mute button to ease the use. It can use Wi-Fi or IR blaster for connection.

5)     LG TV Remote

LG RemoteThis is a special Android remote app to control LG TV from your smartphone. It's user-friendly and contains a hotkey for volume and channel control.

6)     Peel Smart Remote

PeelPeel Smart Remote is among the top listed TV Remote Apps for Android with the highest number of good user reviews. This app makes it easy to connect your smartphone and TV. It also controls music systems, DVD players, and TV set-top boxes. Peel Smart Remote app works with device built-in IR blaster for easier connection.If you have lost your remote, the apps above can come in handy and save the day.  This is an innovative way to use your Android device. You only need to launch the installed remote app from your Smartphone and start getting things done on you TV. In case your phone has an IR blaster but it’s not working you should check with your manufacturer.
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