Infrared

Updated: 08/02/2019 by Computer Hope
Nintendo Wii remote

Method of transferring data without the use of wires. A common example of an infrared (Ir) device is a TV remote. However, infrared is also used with computers and devices like a cordless keyboard, cordless mouse, and infrared touch screen.

The picture is an example of the Nintendo Wii remote and an example of an infrared device.

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