10 Best Remote Control Repeaters Of 2022 – Review And Buying Guide

Finding the best remote control repeaters that will meet all your needs can be a bit of a challenge, even for the most seasoned expert. While many companies still create good remote control repeaterss, the market has turned its attention toward advanced models that carry higher price points.

In our quest to find the most suitable models, we focused on features like comfort, adjustability, and durability. We recommend you take a close look at each product we listed here and see the features you need for your personal use.

Keep reading to learn more…

Top 10 remote control repeaters : Editor’s Pick

10 Best remote control repeaters Reviews:

1. BAFX Products – All-in-One Infrared IR Repeater Kit/Remote Control Extender Cable / 1, 2 or 4 Device Contro (1 Device)

Features :

  • STREAMLINE your entertainment center by hiding your cable box, receiver, amp, Roku & other IR controlled devices hidden behind closed doors. No more boxes sitting out on the shelf or leaving cabinet doors open when your watching TV just so you can use your remote control! Give your living space a more refined, more streamlined look! CONTROL 1 to 4 devices using our kit depending on which model you choose. We have models to cover 1, 2 or 4 devices. Choose the model that best suits your setup for.
  • COMPATIBLE with all IR controlled devices! We have tested our IR repeater kits with thousands of IR devices to make sure that they work and work well with all frequencies of IR dual band included. No matter the make/model of your devices, as long as they use an IR remote control, our IR extender kit will work with it. Compatible with: Charter, Cisco, DirecTV, Dish Network, Marantz, Motorola, Onkyo, Roku, Scientific Atlanta, Sony, Spectrum, U-Verse, Yamaha, & more! Still uncertain? Contact BAFX!
  • SIMPLE, EASY & COMPACT setup with our all-in-one cable IR repeater / remote control extender kit. Plug the USB into your TV, set top box or other device for power (you may also use a wall adapter – sold separately), then paste the emitter using it’s own adhesive over the IR receiver on the device you wish to control. Lastly, place the IR receiver end in the line of sight of your remote control (no further than 28′ from remote control) and that’s it! You’re all set!
  • RESISTANT to interference from stray infrared sources such as plasma TV’s & CFL lightbulbs! Worried that your plasma TV or CFL bulbs will cause interference with this IR repeater just like your old IR repeater you bought years ago? Worry no more! With our new plasma resistant technology nearly all of these trouble causing stray IR signals are filtered out! No more randomly changing channels or flashing lights caused by your TV or lightbulbs!
  • EXCELLENT MANUFACTURER WARRANTY from BAFX Products. Even though this is extremely inexpensive, BAFX Products stands behind everything we sell or we won’t sell it. Your all-in-one IR extender is covered by our 1 year warranty against manufacturing defects and is super easy & simple to claim should the need arise! We also extend Amazon’s normal 30 day return period with our 60 day, no hassle, no questions asked return policy. Miss the return window from Amazon? No problem. Just contact BAFX!

Additional Info :

Item Dimensions
Height 0.62
Width 4
Length 5.5
Weight 0.07

2. BAFX Products – RF Wireless IR Repeater Kit / Infrared Remote Control Extender Kit; Hide Your Cable Box Out of Sight; No Wires to Run

Features :

  • Hide your IR remote controlled devices completely out of sight! In another room, in the cabinet or wherever you can imagine!
  • Does your remote control stop working if your cable box is 20′ away but you want to put the cable box downstairs? Not a problem with our wireless remote control extender!
  • Suitable for most homes 3-5,000 SQFT or less. Our wireless IR extender can span 50-300ft, depending on your homes contstruction which can reduce the distance it may span.
  • Sit and change channels on the cable box while the box is in the basement and your upstairs.
  • Simple to follow setup video, helpful technical support and an awesome, 1 Year manufacturer warranty from BAFX Products!

Additional Info :

Color Black
Item Dimensions
Height 4
Width 4
Length 4
Weight 0.5

3. BAFX Products (Infrared) IR Remote Control Extender or IR Repeater Kit – Control 1 to 8 Devices (Expandable to 12!)

Features :

  • BUILD – Create the A/V setup of your dreams with the help of our Infrared repeater kit. Our kit allows you to place any IR controlled device out of sight of the remote control and still be able to control it. Put the cable box, DVD player & Roku in a closet hidden from view, close the door and STILL be able to use the remote control.
  • IMPROVED! Now compatible with ALL IR controlled devices with better performance, no lag & better ease of use. Now also compatible with Marantz devices! Compatible with all brands of components such as: Uverse, ATT, Cisco, Scientific Atlanta, Yamaha, Sony, Logitech, Verizon, LG, Apple & more!
  • WARRANTY & SUPPORT – BAFX Products offers a 1 Year Warranty against manufacturing defects with a simple & super easy claims process. Not to mention our friendly and knowledgeable USA based support who are ready to help answer your questions and assist in getting you setup!
  • COMPACT – A smaller footprint than many other kits on the market allows the main block to placed just about anywhere along with a new and smaller IR receiver for a more discreet look. With the addition of mounting tabs on either side it can even be affixed to a wall, cabinet or ceiling!
  • CONTROL – With the provided components you can control up to 8 infrared devices (Expandable to 12 devices) from one location with the included IR Receiver (Expandable to 3 receivers). Extra Receivers and transmitters may be purchased separately.

Additional Info :

Color Black
Item Dimensions
Height 5
Width 3
Length 5
Weight 0.81571031613404

4. Herfair IR Receiver Cable -10FT Infrared Remote Control Extender Repeater Cable with 3.5mm Jack Plug for HD DVR Cisco Explorer Verizon FiOS and Other STB Set Top Boxes – 2 Pack

Features :

  • ★ PLUG AND PLAY–Our IR extender cable is easy to install and use. Just plug the 3.5mm jack into an IR input port of the device.
  • ★ UNIVERSAL COMPATIBILITY – Suitable for a broad range of 38-56kHzinfrared devices with an IR input port and remote control such as AV equipment and cable STB boxes.
  • ★ 10FT CABLE – 10 feet LongCable with 3.5mm plug allows you to extend the signal receiver to a suitable position.
  • ★ CLEAN LOOK:Our IR Repeater system is ideal for those who want to conceal their A/V component equipment inside a closet or cabinet for a clean, stylish look.
  • ★ FLEXIBLE+ RISK-FREE PURCHASE–You can now control your home theater, cable boxes, etc. from behind thecabinet, closet or even the other room. If for any reason, you are not 100% satisfied with the product, you can send it back to us, and we will refund your money! DON’T CHECK THE NEXT LISTING! JUST ORDER NOW!!!

5. OBVIS IR Infrared Remote Control Extender Repeater Kit Cable Hidden IR System Two Emitters One Reciever 2 Eyes 10 Feet

Features :

  • Infrared Remote Control Repeater Kit enables you to hide devices such as Xbox One, amplifer, Home Theatre, cable box and other IR controlled devices inside cabinet even behind the wall
  • Compatible with devices in 34 – 60khz IR frequency, that is the most common source of remote controlled devices
  • Easy to control up to 2 hidden devices
  • Easy to install: Simply connect the receiver and emitters with 3.5mm plug and jack given, connect USB for power supply and place the receiver and emitters where appropriate to make it works
  • High sensitivity, remote control signal receive in real-time reacts to the emitters

6. OBVIS IR Infrared Remote Control Extender Repeater Kit Cable Hidden IR System Four Emitters One Reciever 4 Eyes 10 Feet

Features :

  • Infrared Remote Control Repeater Kit enables you to hide devices such as Xbox One, amplifer, Home Theatre, cable box and other IR controlled devices inside cabinet even behind the wall
  • Compatible with devices in 34 – 60khz IR frequency, that is the most common source of remote controlled devices
  • Easy to control up to 4 hidden devices
  • Easy to install: Simply connect the receiver and emitters with 3.5mm plug and jack given, connect USB for power supply and place the receiver and emitters where appropriate to make it works
  • High sensitivity, remote control signal receive in real-time reacts to the emitters

7. Tunteil IR Remote Control Repeater, Remote Control Repeater Extender Emitter Kit Control up to 8 Hidden A/V Devices Like Cable Boxes, Xbox One, Roku, Apple TV, Nvidia Shield and so on(Black)

Features :

  • ★★With 1 IR distribution block,1 receiver which picks up the signal from the remote controller, the receiver is with a convenient IR confirmation LED .
    Small and easy to hide,high sensitivity,broadband remote control.
  • ★★Suitable for most IR control devices,such as:Amplifier,Cable box,
    DVD Player,CD Player,Blu-ray player,Stereo receiver ,Satellite TV receiver and so on.PLEASE NOTE, DOES NOT WORK WITH: Cisco RNG150 RNG150N & RNG250 & Marantz devices.
  • ★★With 6 emitters which is used to send the signals to the A/V components,Kit controls up to 8 devices – Expandable to 12 devices (Additional IR emitters sold separately)
  • ★★12V DC Power Supply(INPUT 100-240VAC,50/60Hz),34-60kHz operating range,3.5mm mini plug.
    Easy to use,Control all same devices by one click ,it needn’t turn the contriller to all directions.
  • ★★Lifetime warranty on parts and labor. we provide 7×24 hours service,please feel free let me know if you have any question.

Additional Info :

Item Dimensions
Height 2.16
Width 1.02
Length 3.54
Weight 0.06172943336

8. Sewell Direct BlastIR Wireless Pro IR Repeater, Remote Control Extender Kit (IR Emitter and Receiver)

Features :

  • NOTE Some devices us RF instead of IR for remote control. The Blast IR Wireless Pro only works with IR devices.
  • BlastIR Pro receivers are directional and require facing the receiver towards where you will be using the remote. To improve reception and widen the angle of control, we recommend using the included IR receiver cable connected to the main receiver unit.
  • BlastIR Pro Emitters work best when placed within a few inches of the devices you want to control. For best results we recommend attaching the included optional IR emitter cables so that the emitter is directly over the IR receiver of up to two devices. These are designed to stick directly to the devices that you are trying to control rather than sitting in front of them.
  • Included USB and AC power cables, extra IR cables, mounting adhesive, and rubber feetKnown compatibility issues with: Yamaha HTR 6140 and Arris DCX 3520E-M
  • Control any IR device from a distance. Blu-Ray Players, Cable and DVR Boxes, AV Receivers, Logitech Harmony Devices, Anything else that uses an IR signal!10-channel system that gives you the ability to interact with your devices without needing to worry about your Wireless Extenders interfering with one another

Additional Info :

Color Black
Item Dimensions
Height 2.45
Width 4.5
Length 4.5
Weight 0.5
Release Date 2021-05-11T00:00:01Z

9. WenkeDigi IR Infrared Repeater System Kit, Remote Control Extender Emitter kit Control up to 18 Out of Sight Hidden A/V Devices Like Sky Set-top Box, Cisco DVD Player, Cable Boxes, etc

Features :

  • Control Four (4) home theater IR devices kept in a closed cabinet or in another room with this IR Infrared Repeater System kit ( expandable up to 18, 4 x single emitter provided , Additional IR Emitters sold separately, One emitter one device ) . It is compatible with almost all the IR electronic appliances like Amplifier, Xbox, TV , Blu-ray player,etc , also compatible with SKY STB and CISCO DVD player with its wide frequency range 20 KHz to 60KHz .
  • Mini Block size , Dual Band Mini Bar IR Receiver with long effective remote control distance up to 30 meters @38KHz and 7 meters at 56KHz , High sensitivity, Real time transmission without any delay . No need to install the software, simple and convenient for you to achieve IR Remote Control. It allows you to control A/V equipment with your existing IR remote controller. NOTE : NOT support RF and Bluetooth Remote Control .
  • This IR Repeater system supplies with an ideal solution for those who want to conceal their A/V components equipment inside a entertainment system cabinet or closet door for a clean, stylish look. It makes it possible to control multiple IR devices while these are in a closed cupboard or in a remote location out of sight .
  • [ PACKAGE INCLUDE] 1x IR Metal Connecting Block, 4 x Single IR Emitters (Controls 4 Devices), 1x Dual Band Mini IR Receiver, 1x Power Supply, 2x Mounting Screws and 1x Manual. Length of either Receiver cable or Transmit cable is 3 meters (9.84 feet )
  • [WARRANTY] 2 Years Limited Warranty

Additional Info :

Color black
Item Dimensions
Height 0.787401574
Width 1.79921259659
Length 2.68110235947

10. IR Repeater Kit, IR Infrared Repeater System Kit Remote Controls Home Theater Out of Sight .Support RCMM Code

Features :

  • 1)With Most IR Remote Controls. Tested to work with Amplifier, Cable Box, Stereo Receiver, Game Console, Satellite TV receiver, CD/DVD Player, Blu-Ray Player and other streamers as well as most A/V devices.
  • 2)This 1×6 IR Repeater system makes it possible to control multiple IR devices while these are in a closed cupboard or in a remote location out of sight. This IR Block also features an Ethernet (CAT5 or higher) input on a terminal block connector for applications where the IR receiver needs to be further up to 100 meters away. To use Ethernet extension, an extra terminal block , sold separately, will also be required that the IR receiver will then plug into.
  • 3) Connection without having to install the software, simple and convenient for you to achieve Remote Control. This product allows you to control A/V equipment with your existing IR remote controller.
  • 4)Use Double IR Emitter x 6pcs,expandable up to 12.Use Triple IR Emitter x 6pcs,expandable up to 18. .Home theater devices kept in a closed cabinet or in another room with this IR Infrared Remote Control Extender Repeater System. Additional IR Emitters sold separately . It is compatible with almost all the IR electronic appliances in the market with its wide frequency range 20 KHz to 60KHz , especially works with SKY set-top box and Cisco DVD player ( support RCMM code ) .
  • 5) PACKAGE INCLUDE: 1x IR Connecting Block, 3x IR Emitters , 1x Dual Band Mini IR Receiver, 1x Power Supply, 2x Mounting Screws and 1x Manual.

Additional Info :

Color Black
Item Dimensions
Height 0.91
Width 1.69
Length 2.72

Buying Guide: What to Consider When Select remote control repeaters

Price

How much should you expect to spend on a product like this? Is it a one-off cost, or is there some kind of recurring element?

When it comes to remote control repeaters, a great value can come in many different forms. It could be a lower price, impeccable construction, and design, or higher durability. We’ll cover all of these different factors below, where we’re sharing our top picks for the best remote control repeaters for the money. We’ll go over everything consumers should know to get a great value out of their remote control repeaters!

Durability 

The phrase “people get what they pay for” is especially true when it comes to remote control repeaters. The range in durability from person to person can be pretty substantial depending on the materials used in the construction. If someone saves $100 on a remote control repeaters, but it wears out in 1 month, are they really getting a good value?

Compare that to a remote control repeaters that costs $50 more but wears out after 1 or 2 years. Most people would argue that the second option is the better deal over the long term. Before purchasing, you should consider how long you want to have the remote control repeaters and then read reviews to make sure you know how long you can expect it to last.

Consider Where You Purchase 

 

A vast majority of people now buy their remote control repeaters online rather than going to a brick-and-mortar physical location. That’s largely because online shopping offers greater convenience, and many brick-and-mortar stores can be confusing when it comes to their models, pricing, and types.

While people can’t try out an online remote control repeaters the way they can in a store, brands often come with generous trials. These allow people to try out the remote control repeaters for a while and return it if they’re unhappy.

In addition, many online remote control repeaters are more affordable than their in-store counterparts, because they have less overhead and have cut out the middlemen to pass savings directly to the consumer. If you purchase online, make sure to check to see if they will have to pay extra for shipping or not. A lot of the new companies offer free shipping, but not all.

Types of remote control repeaters

Before even thinking about all the different remote control repeaters available,  You should choose the product types that will be ideal for your task.

Design

Choosing a product based on a design that people will love can be tough. Just because you might like the look and style of it, doesn’t mean it’s the best. Below are some steps you can follow that I’ve used in the past when making decisions on which product designs to choose. Today, a lot of e-commerce sites have the same products. Naturally, it means people use product photos and videos to find the best item. Some of the tips in this article will help you choose or design a successful product.

  • Dimensions. How big are these products?
  • Materials. What are they made from? Is there an advantage to choosing one material over another?
  • Generic characteristics. What sort of features do products in this category include?
  • Product-specific functionality. Do certain products have key characteristics that others don’t? 
  • “Vs.” comparisons. Wireless or wired? Portable or desktop? Metal or wood? These are the key A/B-style decisions typically made early in the buying process.

The Verdict

Finally, we hope that our reviews about these remote control repeaterss will help you to choose your ideal product available on the maker. The question remains, how many of these remote control repeaters will you use and how often? Some manufacturers come out with newer remote control repeaters every few months. This is because they know that people want the better remote control repeaters. It’s all a matter of choice and your budget. The good news is that the features of good remote control repeaters tend to trickle down in price. If you start off with a cheaper version, chances are you can afford the more advanced versions of it a few months later.