Believe it or not, these have all been ours over the years, all have worked fine, none have dead or dried up or leaking batteries in them. ALL are shipping WITHOUT batteries...some are barely used...as we used the universal remote that came with the cable instead. You get..Sony RM-Y165 ( This one alone brings 15.00 !!) Sharp G1626SA Sharp G1126CESA Zenith LXI PN243-813H Hitachi VT-rm290A RCA Ships anywhere at 2# Thanks for looking !!