Remote for Apple TV - CiderTV is described as 'Best alternative for your Apple TV remote! Plus keyboard and Smart TV volume control!'. There are three alternatives to Remote for Apple TV - CiderTV for iPad, iPhone, Mac and Windows. The best alternative is iTunes Remote, which is free. Other great apps like Remote for Apple TV - CiderTV are Apple TV Remote (Free) and ATV Desktop Remote (Free, Open Source).
With Apple TV Remote, you’ll never need to put down your iPhone to enjoy Apple TV. Control Apple TV with a swipe of your finger or use the keyboard to quickly enter text. And you can use the app along with the Siri Remote.
A simple menubar app that allows you to control an Apple TV from your desktop. Usage 1. All of the keys are mapped to the keyboard when the application is open (pressing return or enter on the keyboard for select, delete for Menu, etc).