Comparison Chart

Simple Control is unique in its app-based control of both AV gear and smart home devices. Most systems available today specialize in either AV or smart home, but not both. That’s why Simple Control is the clear choice for control of every device in every room of your home.

Basic Features

Maximum Controlled Devices Unlimited Unlimited 15 - Hard Limit
Maximum Rooms Unlimited Unlimited 1
Maximum Infrared Adapters Unlimited Unlimited 1 - Hard Limit
In-App Configuration
Apple HomeKit Integration
Live Home Dashboard
TV Guide Listings
Personalized Channel Guide
Lock Configuration
Gesture Control
Hardbutton Remote Options 3rd party hardware (iOS game controllers, Pico remote, LaunchPort)
Apple watchOS App
Automatic Room Detection (with iBeacon)
Live TV in-app (with HD Homerun)
iOS Widget

Advanced Features

Siri Voice & Shortcuts
Amazon Alexa
Time-based Commands
Motion Triggers
Multi-Room Control Capability
Remote Camera Viewing
Hub Relay Multi-connection
Multihome Control Capabitlity *
Guest Access *
Apple TV App (Camera Carousel & Live TV)
Local Network Open API

IP Compatibility

Auto-Discovery (SDDP must be in device) Few
Cloud Services SmartThings, Arlo, Nest, Honeywell, Ring, Ecobee, Insteon SmartThings, Insteon, Nest
Apple TV 4K IP Control
Apple TV 4K Voice Control
Apple TV 4K Plex control
Plex Media Guide
Kodi Media Guide
Amazon Fire TV Bluetooth only
Amazon Fire TV App Launching
Phillips Hue Lights
Lutron Caséta, RA2, QS Caséta Only
Belkin WeMo Switches
Universal Devices ISY
Lighwave RF
Roku Channel Guide
Google Chromecast (including TVs)
VLC + Guide
Sonos: Basic Play Controls
Sonos: Services
Sonos: Speaker Grouping
Denon HEOS Control + Services
Bose Soundtouch
Kaleidescape Media Guide
DISH Hopper/Joey IP Control
DISH Hopper DVR/PrimeTime Anytime
DirecTV DVR Guide
TiVo IP Control
TiVo DVR Guide + OnePass editing
Samsung TV 2016-2018 Full IP
Samsung TV 2015 and older
Sony TVs & Blu-Ray Players
Sony Application Launching
LG TV App Launching + Mouse Control
Oppo Blu-ray Players
nVidia Shield Control + App Launching
Receiver IP Feedback
Security Cameras Arlo, RTSP/MJPEG Cameras, NestCam, HomeKit, Ring RTSP/MJPEG Cameras
Multizone Systems
Power Management (Panamax, Wattbox, others)
Other IP controlled device categories: HDMI Distribution, Audio Video processors, Projectors, PTZ Camera control, Media Players, etc.


$19/yr – 10 devices
$29/yr – 30 devices
$49/yr – 100 devices
$99/yr - Unlimited
$89 / IR adapter
Single Home (Non-multihome): $2,000.00 retail. A $100.00/yr 4Sight subscription is required at each location for external control and cloud backup. Retail: $349.99
*Unlimited required for this feature