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Tivoli Audio Music System+

one look at the name, you may think this is the old all-in-one music system from the Boston-based audio equipment maker, but the Tivoli Audio Music System+ is actually an update as noted with a subtle ‘+’ in its product name. basically, it is the Tivoli Audio Music System that you know from donkey years ago, rejuvenated with modern features such as Bluetooth connectivity and DAB/DAB+ radio. man, it is hard to believe that this design has been at least six years old and still looks as good today. speaking of design, the Tivoli Audio Music System+ looks pretty much like its predecessor, right down to the hand-oiled, furniture-grade wood cabinet and the layout of the myriad of buttons upfront. Continue reading Tivoli Audio Music System+

Ruark Audio R7 High Fidelity Radiogram

you need furniture and you also need music for entertainment, so why not put the two together for a seamlessly blended look? and this is what the Ruark Audio R7 High Fidelity Radiogram has to offer. slated to be available later this year, this 2,000 quids flagship from Ruark Audio features an alluring 60s contemporary look made up of walnut veneer, black lacquer legs and a main entertainment center of aluminum and glass construct. at its heart, it has a DAB/DAB+/FM tuner with RDS, a MP3-compatible slot-loading CD player, and also have Bluetooth and WiFi connectivity for wireless audio streaming. a RotoDial gives you control over the rig and it is removable to double as a remote control. Continue reading Ruark Audio R7 High Fidelity Radiogram

Coach Bleecker Leather Wrapped Tivoli Radio

still not into Pandora or Spotify for your audio mix needs? then a radio might tickles your fancy and if you have some lavish money to spend, you might want to check out the Coach Bleecker Leather Wrapped Tivoli Radio for a bit of style factor on top of the proven radio clarity from American audio brand. basically, this is the limited edition version of the Tivoli PAL BT radio that is wrapped in leather. for fans of Coach, you might be glad to know that the leather used to dress up these radios is the same leather as found in Coach’s Men’s Bleecker Collection and they are available in two styles: the ‘regular’ Bleecker leather and the Bleecker Lizard print leather. Continue reading Coach Bleecker Leather Wrapped Tivoli Radio

Sony Hand-cranked Emergency Radio ICF-B88

what do you need in time of emergencies? for us, our list goes as such: a flashlight for navigating in lowlight condition, a radio to listen in to emergency broadcast (and keeping ourselves sane at the same time), and perhaps, a charger to keep our mobile devices juiced. instead of having separate items to cover the above-mentioned, the Sony Hand-cranked Emergency Radio ICF-B88 is one single device that will have those emergency must-have covered. basics include AM/FM radio, an integrated flashlight, built-in speaker and a headphone jack, built-in battery pack that could also be used to charge up your mobile devices via the USB port, and lastly, it is built to JIS IPX4 standard for resistant against water. Continue reading Sony Hand-cranked Emergency Radio ICF-B88

Sony XDR-S40DBP Digital Radio

if you are going to stick to the good old radio stations for your music fix, you might as well do it in absolute style and we believe the new Sony XDR-S40DBP Digital Radio would fit that style bill perfectly. with a toy-like charm, the Sony XDR-S40DBP Digital Radio features large legible, uncluttered buttons for ease of use, and offers up to 10 DAB/DAB+ and 10 FM station presets (sorry folks, shortwave is out), packed into a compact, lightweight easy-to-carry form factor. a LCD display keeps in the know with the name of the current digital station, plus giving you scrolling info such as the song title, or information about the current program. Continue reading Sony XDR-S40DBP Digital Radio

Yamaha TSX-B232 Desktop Audio System

Yamaha TSX-B232 Desktop Audio System - white
still fervent about Apple’s 30-pin dock connector? well, Yamaha has just the right stuff for you. announced recently, the Yamaha TSX-B232 Desktop Audio System is one new kid on the block that still offers a 30-pin dock connector and pushes out a good 30W of audio goodness via its dual 8 cm fill-range drivers. of course, being Yamaha, it don’t just stop at the 30-pin – in fact, the ancient dock is just a bonus cos’ this baby here is pretty well-rounded when it comes to media options. it has got built-in Bluetooth for wireless audio streaming up to 10 meters (33 feet) Continue reading Yamaha TSX-B232 Desktop Audio System

Geneva Sound System Model XXL with Airplay

a good design hardly needs any update aesthetically (except for cars). in fact, all its maker need is to update it with the latest in technology and that good design can still pretty much last for ages. case in point: the Geneva Sound System Model XXL with Airplay. look-wise, it still bears the same awesome look that packs seven individually sealed speakers – including a 8-inch down-firing subwoofer, a pair of 1-inch tweeters, plus four 5 1/4-inch woofers – driven by Class D digital amplifiers, offering a total 589W on the tap but for this rejuvenated model, it comes blessed with new wireless technologies Continue reading Geneva Sound System Model XXL with Airplay

Nyne NH-6500 Home Audio System

Nyne NH-6500 Home Audio System
Nyne NH-6500 Home Audio System | US$899.95 | www.nyne.com

enjoy rocking out on your guitar as much as listening to the tunes from you iDevices? then the Nyne NH-6500 Home Audio System is the speaker of choice for you. the NH-6500 is essentially a wireless speaker, in fact, it is a home Bluetooth speaker that does what all good BT speakers do: allows you to wirelessly stream your favorite tunes from your iDevices or virtually any Bluetooth-enabled devices to it from up to 10 meters (33 feet) away. as a bonus (or not) it is also equipped with a universal dock with built-adjustable support to dock, play and charge your small Apple devices Continue reading Nyne NH-6500 Home Audio System

Geneva WorldRadio

Geneva Sound Systems WorldRadio - Black
Geneva WorldRadio | US$299.95 | www.genevalab.com

remember the folks who introduced you to the high fidelity possibility with your dingy iPods (we are talking about those click wheel stuff)? yea, it has been a while since we last heard from them and they are back but this time round, it is iPod dock no more. meet the new Geneva WorldRadio, the Swiss firm’s modern take on the classic world receiver. adhering to the classic radio form, the WorldRadio features a streamlined chassis complete with aluminum handle and tuning controls, plus contemporary technologies Continue reading Geneva WorldRadio

Roth DBT-001 & DBT-003 Bluetooth Digital Radios

Roth DBT-001 & DBT-001 Bluetooth Digital Radios
Roth Bluetooth Digital Radios | from £109.00 | www.rothaudio.co.uk

Apple has indeed put the sound dock segment into a dizzy spin with their new Lightning connector and instead of following suit, it became a wake up call for makers all around the world to go for a connectivity that is, as UK-based digital radio maker Roth puts it, “less picky”. indeed it is. and that connectivity is none other than Bluetooth technology which Roth has introduced into its new digital radios, the Roth DBT-001 and DBT-003. both radios eschew the once celebrated iDevice docks and opt for Bluetooth technology Continue reading Roth DBT-001 & DBT-003 Bluetooth Digital Radios