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This Year, Sony Wants You To Party With An Upright BoomBox

Party animals, specifically those who love to make a disco out of their home or just about anywhere, you will be glad that Sony has just the right equipment for you. No, it is not a DJ console (but it can do that too). It is what Sony called “high-power home audio systems.” Altogether, there are three models: two “all-in-one box” varieties, MHC-V71D and MHC-V41D, and a “3-box” model MHC-M20D. The objective is clear with these new systems: to produce loud, powerful sounds that fill every corner of the room and hence, the upright boombox design that, with the help of Spread Sound Generator technology, will produce 360-degree LIVE sound and 360-degree psychedelic party lights to boot. Now, that’s a party. Who cares if there’s a party globe or not. Continue reading This Year, Sony Wants You To Party With An Upright BoomBox

Do You Know Roland Had A BoomBox That Plays MIDI Music From 3.5” Floppy?

Before lossless audio files and before MP3, MIDI was the king of digital music. Now, I am sure you knew that, but do you know Japanese maker of electronic musical instrument, Roland, had a MIDI music player during MIDI’s heyday? Well, if that’s not surprising enough, I am sure your mind will be blown if I tell you that this particular music player, designated MT 80s, media storage of choice was 3.5” floppy disks? Yes. Floppy disk! Imagine that. Continue reading Do You Know Roland Had A BoomBox That Plays MIDI Music From 3.5” Floppy?

Someone Turned An 80s Fisher Price Cassette Player Into A Boombox

Turning luggage into boombox aren’t new, but turning a toy-ish vintage cassette tape player into a Bluetooth speaker? Well, that’s refreshing. The Fisher-Price Bluetooth Boombox Stereo Vintage Tape Cassette Player is exactly that. It is the handiwork of Etsy seller HiFiLuggage who have convert a 1980s Fisher Price Cassette Player into a fit-for-modern-day Bluetooth speaker which will allow the glorious product of the 80s to continue rocking into the 21st century and beyond (possibly, unless the ridiculous coverage Orangetooth becomes a reality). Continue reading Someone Turned An 80s Fisher Price Cassette Player Into A Boombox

Modern Walnut Boombox: MCM Style And Sensibility Sure Looks Fantastic

It’s no secret we are completely obsessed with style (disclaimer: we are not stylish, at least not in our own opinions) and when we come across a gadget that’s not only functional but oozes with style, you can be sure it will be here. The Modern Walnut Boombox by Chicago-based The HiFi Case is one such example. Just look at the walnut case, how can anyone not love it? Said to be inspired by the golden age of audio “where high-end consumer electronics met MCM style and sensibility,” the Modern Walnut Boombox is designed for the old schoolers who won’t shun a little dose of convenience offered by modern tech and such tech is none other than wireless audio streaming made possible by Bluetooth 4.0 technology with aptX. Continue reading Modern Walnut Boombox: MCM Style And Sensibility Sure Looks Fantastic

AT-BT Boombox: A Delightful Boombox in the Shape of Star Wars AT-AT

You know AT-AT from the Star Wars franchise stands for All Terrain Armored Transport, but do you know what AT-BT stands for? I got you there, right? AT-BT is not from Star Wars and it stands for All Terrain Beats Transport which is basically a boombox, shaped in the likeness of the iconic walking armored vehicle from Star Wars. Hand built by California-based Etsy seller Caleb Paullus, this AT-AT, well, I mean AT-BT dishes out music instead of phew phew laser and likely do not carry any miniature Stormtroopers in its 22 inches long body. It is signed though, presumably by Caleb, on the inside hatch on the back. It comes outfitted with four unspecified loudspeakers (stated as 2 large and 2 small) which produces a total of 20W of sonic when on AC supply or 5W on DC and a built-in rechargeable lithium battery good for up to 8 hours of playback. Continue reading AT-BT Boombox: A Delightful Boombox in the Shape of Star Wars AT-AT

DemerBox Are Rugged Bluetooth Speakers That Actually Looks Rugged And Stores Stuff Too

rugged Bluetooth speaker is a subcategory of Bluetooth speakers which are getting pretty overcrowded too, but if you really think about it, does all those Bluetooth speakers that claimed to be rugged really inspired any confidence? probably not. what you need is a sound box that actually gives you the confidence and in the case (pun not intended) of the DemerBox Rugged Bluetooth Speakers, they are crafted out of Pelican cases, a name that’s already synonymous with toughness. what creator James Demer does is to marry his expertise in sound and audio circuitry, and the tough Pelican to result in these delightful outdoor speakers. Continue reading DemerBox Are Rugged Bluetooth Speakers That Actually Looks Rugged And Stores Stuff Too

Pyle Street Blaster 1000W Boombox

no. what you see here is not a jet engine, but it is an equivalent monster in the portable audio world. it is the Pyle Street Blaster 1000W Boombox that, as the product name implies, offers a house-shattering 1000W of audio grunt. when was the last time you heard of a portable that gives you anything more than a single digit audio output? a long while, we could imagine and this is the portable audio rig that is going put some serious boom back into mobile partying. heck, it could even be used for your next mini DJ gig. packed into this space age-looking cylindrical housing is a full-range stereo setup that also features built-in digital amplifier, Bluetooth connectivity for wireless audio streaming, as well as NFC for one-touch pairing. Continue reading Pyle Street Blaster 1000W Boombox

bēm Boom Box Portable Bluetooth Speaker

miss those good old days where you used to strut down the beachside with a stereo boombox on your shoulder? now you can relive those moments with the bēm Boom Box Portable Bluetooth Speaker. but of course, gone are the days of cassette tapes and hefty sized system, and in comes an equally befitting system, in a more compact and sleek package – complete with an integrated handle for the portable boombox feel. packed into this soft-touch finish metal chassis is a 2.1 stereo system that readily pairs with your Bluetooth-enabled sources such as smartphones and tablets, allowing your to stream your favorite tunes wirelessly via Bluetooth from up to a range of 25 feet (7.6 meters). Continue reading bēm Boom Box Portable Bluetooth Speaker

SOUL Party In A Box BoomBox

need to bring the house down for your next party? then the SOUL Party In A Box BoomBox (P910) is your perfect partner-in-crime. not only can you rock it away in your house, you can also choose to bring this sleek package anywhere and keep on grooving away, well, as long cops aren’t an issue. packed within this sleek modern day boombox is an eight omnidirectional speaker system with side firing dual 6.5″ subwoofers, 3″ midrange speakers, front-firing dual 1.5″ midrange drivers and 1″ tweeters that promised to fill any living space with thumping, pulsating beats and you know, probably really bring a house down if you really want to. Continue reading SOUL Party In A Box BoomBox

Larsonic Bluetooth Boombox

Larsonic Bluetooth Boombox
Larsonic Bluetooth Boombox | US$133.20 | www.lasonicstore.com

remember those days where it was fashionable, if not stylish, to be lugging an oversized, cassette-playing boombox on your shoulder while straddling down your local street or beaches? if you are still reminiscing about those good old days, Larsonic Electronics has just what you need to relive those golden years – if you really want to. meet the Larsonic Bluetooth Boombox, fashioned like the classic boombox of the yesteryear, this high performance Bluetooth stereo offers a myriad of options to connect to your music sources Continue reading Larsonic Bluetooth Boombox