Tag Archives: Wireless Audio Receiver

Gramofon Cloud Jukebox

the concept of jukebox seems irrelevant in today’s context, or so we thought. on the contrary, it is very much alive, but like a resilient bacteria it has evolved and survive as cloud music server in the guise of Pandora, Spotify and the likes. like many before it, Madrid-based crowdsourced WiFi network operator, Fon, wants you to turn any speakers, old or new, into a jukebox that dishes out music from the cloud, but it does so with a twist: it is also a WiFi router too. how the music streaming works is something most of us are familiar with: hook up this stylish box to your speaker system and connect it to the Internet via the Ethernet port or wireless network. then all that’s left is to induct your iOS or Android device to the new Gramofon WiFi network and you all set to stream Spotify or tune in to the web radio service Wah Wah. Continue reading Gramofon Cloud Jukebox

Beep Turns Any Speaker Into Wireless Speakers

at this point time, it is safe to say most of us still has quite a number of speakers and/or audio system accumulated over the years, and wirelessly connected they are not. you can change that by acquiring the Beep, a nifty and uber stylish WiFi-enabled device that will turn any speaker into wireless speakers just by simply hooking up your existing speaker or audio system to the Beep’s 3.5mm auxiliary jack, RCA, or optical input. after which, it will need a quick setup on a companion app and you are pretty much all set. Beep lets you spin your favorite tunes from your iOS or Android device to any speaker that is connected with a Beep, which means if you have ten speakers or stereo systems that you want to go wireless, you will need ten Beeps, but as a boon, you can synchronize the music across the rooms for some serious partying mood. Continue reading Beep Turns Any Speaker Into Wireless Speakers

Grace Digital Bluetooth Integrated Amplifier

give your existing speaker system, be it bookshelf, floor standing, or computer speakers, an instant performance upgrade with the Grace Digital Bluetooth Integrated Amplifier. available in 24-watt (GDI-BTAR122) or 100-watt (GDI-BTAR502) models, the Grace Digital Bluetooth Integrated Amplifier not only amps up your existing system with its built-in class D digital amplifier, it also features the latest Bluetooth technology for wireless audio streaming from any Bluetooth enabled sources of your choice. Continue reading Grace Digital Bluetooth Integrated Amplifier

Harman Kardon AVR 2700 Network-connected AV Receiver

Harman Kardon AVR 2700 Network-connected AV Receiver
yes. amid the world of physical-shrinking multimedia gadgets, there are still a place for full-sized audio/video receivers (AV receivers) in our home entertainment system. speaking of which, Harman Kardon has been a forerunner in this aspect and they have something new – the Harman Kardon AVR 2700 Network-connected AV Receiver – for folks who lives by the mantra of ‘the more, the better’. aesthetically, Harman Kardon never disappoints with its trademark clean, minimalist design and under the hood, it packs a 7.1 channel sound powered at 100 watts per channel Continue reading Harman Kardon AVR 2700 Network-connected AV Receiver

Bang & Olufsen Playmaker

Bang & Olufsen Playmaker
Bang & Olufsen Playmaker | US$425.00 | www.bang-olufsen.com

wireless streaming is not exactly the forte of designer or high-end audio electronics. however, the demand for wired-free music is so overwhelming that it is hard for manufacturers to ignore. Bang & Olufsen is one such high-end electronics firm that is slowly creeping into the wireless audio playground and the latest product to do so is the Playmaker. the name is itself does not hint much of what it can do but simply put, it is a wireless receiver that enables streaming of audio wirelessly via Airplay or DLNA-compliant audio device such as smartphone, tablet, Mac, PC or media server (NAS included), to just about any Bang & Olufsen speakers. Continue reading Bang & Olufsen Playmaker