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5 blinged-out gadgets

Forget about the iPhone -- these extravagant electronics are where fabulous meets function in the world of high tech.

Bang & Olufsen Beo5 remote
Bang & Olufsen Beo5 remote

It may not sparkle, but sometimes the ultimate luxury is not having to get up and do anything. That's where Bang & Olufsen's new universal remote comes in.

Give the company the details on your at-home setup (television, stereo, DVD player, lighting system, heat and air-conditioning and security system) and they will customize a remote to handle it all, while you rest comfortably. The Beo5, which launches next month, has a customizable touch-screen so that you can decide which buttons to display and in what order.

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