Harmony upgrades and combinations

Some Harmony products allow you to upgrade your home entertainment experience with the addition of additional remotes, keyboards and/or mobile apps.

Available upgrade combinations

View your Harmony product in the left column to see what upgrade options are available.

Harmony Home Hub is not currently compatible as an upgrade to existing Harmony remotes.

1  A Harmony Ultimate One may be paired following these instructions.
2 Requires an Ultimate Hub upgrade before this add-on may be added.
3 Harmony Home Control comes with a remote similar to the Smart Control Add-on, but has additional buttons optimized for home control.
* Product availability may differ for your region. View available products.

How Harmony upgrades work

All upgrade combinations require Harmony Ultimate Hub. The hub is the center of Harmony home entertainment control and works to keep your devices and other Harmony components all in sync. There should only be one hub in your Harmony setup.

Harmony Ultimate Hub may be paired with up to three additional components: Harmony Ultimate One (or Harmony Touch), Harmony Smart Control Add-on, or Harmony Smart Keyboard Add-on. Only one of each component type can be paired to a single hub.

Harmony Hub
Important Note

Harmony Home products currently do not support additional upgrade combinations. Upgrades to Ultimate One (or Touch) require Ultimate Hub, not Home Hub.

Adding Smart Control Add-on/ Smart Keyboard Add-on

Harmony Smart Control Add-on and Harmony Keyboard Add-on's are added to your existing remote using the Harmony smartphone app available from either Apple App Store or Google Play.

  1. Launch Harmony App and sign in to your Harmony account.
  2. Select Menu > Settings > Upgrade remote.
  3. Select the product you are adding and follow the pairing instructions.
Harmony App Add-on

Adding Harmony Hub or Smart Control

If you currently own a Harmony Ultimate One or Harmony Touch remote then you may add either a Harmony Ultimate Hub or Harmony Smart Control to your Harmony system.

  1. Sign into your MyHarmony account using the MyHarmony desktop software.
  2. Select your Harmony Ultimate One or Harmony Touch from the remote gallery.
  3. Select the Upgrade button in the left tab.
  4. Select Add Hub Now and follow the instructions.
MyHarmony Desktop Software Add-on

Adding Harmony Ultimate One or Touch

To add a Harmony Ultimate One (or Harmony Touch) remote to a Smart Control or Ultimate Hub, you must first set up the Harmony Ultimate One in your account and then upgrade the newly created remote with your existing Smart Control or Ultimate Hub. To make this process easier, use the Copy Settings function during setup to copy the home entertainment devices from the existing Smart Control or Ultimate Hub product.

  1. Sign into your MyHarmony account using the MyHarmony desktop software.
  2. From the remote gallery, select the Add remote button.
  3. Connect your Harmony Ultimate One remote.
  4. When prompted, select Copy Settings and select your existing Harmony Smart Control or Harmony Ultimate Hub.
MyHarmony Desktop Software Clone Remote
  1. Complete setup of your Harmony Ultimate One remote and sync your remote.
  2. You may then upgrade this remote with your existing Smart Control or Ultimate Hub. Learn more.

Once the upgrade is complete you may delete your existing, non-upgraded Harmony Smart Control from your MyHarmony account.

  1. Return to the Remote Gallery and select your previous Harmony Smart Control.
  2. Select Settings from the menu on the left.
  3. Select Remote this Remote and confirm.
    You will now have a single, upgraded Harmony remaining in your account.
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