URC has released its latest universal remote control with haptic feedback, the URC MX-5000. This latest device has a 2.7-inch touchscreen wherein you can press the onscreen buttons. With this latest technology, it can manipulate entertainment system components through the use of its touch feedback. The URC MX-5000 also supports WiFi b/g, Narrow Band RF and IR, a built-in rechargeable battery, and includes base station to accommodate various IR and RS-232 components.
Because of its comprehensive two-way database, the MX-5000 can display the current status and browse media from the most popular IP-controlled components, such as PCs, servers, cameras, lighting, HVAC and networked A/V receivers. Pricing has not yet been released, but URC says the MSRP will be less than $1,500.