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Comcast RF remotes

Discussion in 'Cable TV Discussion' started by justsam, Oct 14, 2013.

  1. justsam

    justsam New Member

    Sep 21, 2012
    Where can I find which Comcast remotes and STB's have RF remote capability?

    I am helping my daughter with an install and I advised her when she ordered that due to the particular install configuration, there MUST be RF remote. The order desk said no problem.

    When it came time for install the tech said the newer boxes which he provided do not have RF remote, and they would need to get an older, physically larger STB which due to size makes a difficult install.

    I can rig some external IR to RF to IR but would be so much cleaner to do it internal to the STB, if available. Can I just buy an RF remote elsewhere assuming the STB is capable?
  2. jimmyv2000

    jimmyv2000 Hall Of Fame

    Feb 15, 2007
    Manchester NH
    The New HD-DTA's are RF capable just installed one last week. Now i can hide my box :joy:

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