If you are in the market for a portable wireless speaker from a reputable brand and not burning a major hole in the wallet, then you may want to check this new offering from Fluance: the Fi20 High Performance Portable Wireless 360 Degree Speaker. As the product name suggests, this handsome little guy is blessed with 360-degree omnidirection audio and it is wireless, featuring Bluetooth 4.0 with Bluetooth aptX for high quality real-time audio streaming.
To achieve 360 audio, Fluance Fi20 adopts an up-firing configuration. As far as aesthetic goes, it is quite a looker. The device takes on a unique triangular form with majority of the enclosure made up of wood which provides some warm to an otherwise cold gadget.
Some notables include 3-inch Linen Fiber driver with HD foam surround, 15W Class D amplifier, 20-gauge internal lead wire, rechargeable lithium-ion battery good for 24 hours playback, built-in LED indicator, tuned port bass reflex cabinet, and a 3.5 mm auxiliary input jack for hooking with non-Bluetooth enabled devices.
It comes with a loop-type carrying handle and while it is portable and can go everywhere you go, it is not waterproof. So, active lifestyle person may want to take note of this con. If you are keen, you can find Fluance Fi20 Portable Wireless Speaker selling on Fluance website for a somewhat affordable $149.99. Have a look at the product video after a couple more looks.
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