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For the Year 2 shotgun, see Universal Remote (Year 2).
To the untrained eye, this beast is a junker. To the trained eye however, this junker... is a beast.
― In-game description

Universal Remote is an exotic shotgun that is equipped in the Primary slot. It can be earned as a reward for completing Crucible matches, Strikes in the Strike playlists, as a random drop for completing the Prison of Elders, in an engram, in loot chests inside the Vault of Glass, or purchased from Xûr for 17 Strange Coins.

SourcesEdit

Universal Remote can be retrieved from one of the following activities/vendors:

Crota's End source icon Crota's End
This item can drop during the Crota's End Raid.
Unknown source icon Unknown
This item can drop in situationally dependent ways.
Vault of Glass source icon Vault of Glass
This item can drop in the Vault of Glass Raid.
Xur, Agent of the Nine source icon Xur, Agent of the Nine
Xûr, Agent of the Nine, sometimes sells this item in the Tower.
Prison of Elders source icon Prison of Elders
This item can drop as a Prison of Elders reward.
Nightfall source icon Nightfall
This item can drop from Nightfall activities.
Strike source icon Strike
This item can drop as a Strike reward. Exotic items can only drop from the most challenging Strike playlist.
Crucible source icon Crucible
This item can drop as a Crucible match reward.

UpgradesEdit

Universal Remote can be upgraded with the following perks:

Column 0Edit

Kinetic Damage icon Kinetic Damage
This weapon causes kinetic damage.
Ascend icon Ascend
Increases the Attack value of this weapon to the highest available in Year 1.

Column 1Edit

Smooth Ballistics icon Smooth Ballistics
Increased recoil.

Boost to range.

Soft Ballistics icon Soft Ballistics
Less recoil.

Penalty to Impact.

CQB Ballistics icon CQB Ballistics
Greatly reduced recoil.

Significant penalty to range.

Column 2Edit

Crowd Control icon Crowd Control
Kills with this weapon grant bonus damage for a short time.

Column 3Edit

Upgrade Damage icon Upgrade Damage
Increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage.

Column 4Edit

Hammer Forged icon Hammer Forged
Improved range and accuracy.
Lightweight icon Lightweight
When held, this weapon grants +2 character Agility.
Snapshot icon Snapshot
Aiming this weapon is incredibly fast.

Column 5Edit

Universal Remote icon Universal Remote
Range and precision damage increases greatly while aiming down the sights.

Column 6Edit

Upgrade Damage icon Upgrade Damage
Increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage.

Column 7Edit

Upgrade Damage icon Upgrade Damage
Increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage.
Upgrade Damage icon Upgrade Damage
Increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage.
Upgrade Damage icon Upgrade Damage
Increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage.


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