Manage your entertainment from your chair or couch with this versatile, 4-in-1 remote control that features an easy-to-use rubber keypad and picture-in-picture functionality. Clean design and layout makes controlling your media super simple. Main buttons are centrally located. The TV and DVD menu functions are effortless to use, and the picture-in-picture button is right at your fingertips. Better yet, this universal remote consolidates up to four remotes (TV, DVD, VCR, Sat/Cable) into one slick unit for the ultimate in reduced clutter. Remote control is compatible with most major brands and operates on two AA batteries. Battery life is approximately one year, depending on usage patterns. Sony's warranty requires consumer to contact Sony directly about any issues with this product.