Satechi has launched two Bluetooth presentation remotes: the R1 Bluetooth Presentation Remote and the R2 Bluetooth Multimedia Remote Control that come with wireless Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity that can work from up to 32 feet away.
Both offer presentation control, as the R1 Bluetooth Presentation Remote includes back/forward slide buttons, virtual keyboard, and a black-out screen feature to help take full control of the presentation. The R2 Bluetooth Multimedia Remote Control’s presentation mode includes four-way arrows, home, left/right mouse buttons, and mouse on/off. The R2 Remote also offers multimedia control for music, videos, and more, including adjust volume, go forward/backward, play/pause, home/Siri, mute, and enable virtual keyboard.
Both the R1 and R2 remotes are rechargeable through USB-C. According to the folks at Satechi, one full recharge can last up to six months.
Satechi’s R1 Bluetooth Presentation Remote and the R2 Bluetooth Multimedia Remote Control are compatible with most Bluetooth-enabled devices 2012 and newer, including the 2020 iPad Air, MacBook Pro, and iPhone 12. The R1 Bluetooth Presentation Remote is available on both Satechi.net and Amazon.com for US$44.99. The R2 Bluetooth Multimedia Remote Control is also available on Satechi.net and Amazon.com for $44.99.