Universal Media Remote Released for PS4
Unlock the Endless Entertainment of PlayStation®4 with the Officially Licensed Universal Media Remote Released Today
AUCKLAND, 19TH October, 2016 - PlayStation® New Zealand are pleased to announce the officially licensed Universal Media Remote for PlayStation®4(PS4™) launches in New Zealand today.
Produced by PDP, the Universal Media Remote is designed to give users a more convenient and intuitive way to navigate and control their favourite PS4™ entertainment Apps and Blu-Ray Disc player right from your couch. The remote uses Bluetooth to control your PS4 system and can also be setup to control up to three additional devices, including a TV and audio receiver.
“The Universal Media Remote is the perfect device for all the family to unlock their favourite content on PlayStation 4. Modelled on the traditional TV remote, it makes navigating your favourite entertainment apps feel familiar and easy. It’s a natural addition to our product range, and a perfect stocking filler as we lead in to Christmas,” said Michael Ephraim, Managing Director, Sony Interactive Entertainment Australia and New Zealand.
PlayStation has been working closely with local streaming service partners to ensure viewers get a great entertainment experience through PS4™.
The Universal Media Remote features the familiar PS4™ Buttons, including the most important buttons for navigating system menus and apps including the Action buttons (triangle, circle, cross, and square), Share, Options, and PlayStation buttons.
The Universal Media Remote can be used with the following entertainment apps on PS4™ with more to come:
- TVNZ OnDemand
- Blu-Ray Disc player
The PlayStation Universal Media Remote is available in stores now with a recommended retail price of $59.95 NZD.