Galaxy Gear Smart Remote app is the keypad, but you still need a phone to be the IR blaster
controls your TV. The reminder feature is nice, but the actual remote control feature just doesn't make sense. If you need to make sure your phone is pointed in the right direction anyway, why not just use your phone as the remote?The tag line sounds all well and good, saying that it makes your Gear smartwatch into "your universal remote control". The problem is that just isn't true. Sure, you can get reminders when your favorite shows are on, but you still need either a Samsung Galaxy Note 3 or Galaxy S4 to be the IR blaster that actually
The app comes from Peel, maker of the WatchON app, which will actually be the app that is used to control your TV, so you have to make sure you have that installed on your Galaxy device.
Download: Smart Remote