What are the best remote control Android apps?

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    #1Peel Smart Remote

    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

    Check price

    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. "
  2. 7

    #2 Android TV Remote Control

     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

    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."
  3. 5

    #3 LG TV Remote 2011

     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

    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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    #4AnyMote Universal Remote

    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

    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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    #5LG TV Remote

    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

    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?"

Summary

Best What are the best remote control Android apps
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Peel Smart RemoteApps 10 Free
2 Android TV Remote ControlApps 7 Free
3 LG TV Remote 2011Apps 5 Free
4AnyMote Universal RemoteApps 3 Free
5LG TV RemoteApps 1 Free
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