Audio & Speakers Category

    Beyerdynamic’s Flagship Xelento Headphones are Now Wireless at werd.com

    Beyerdynamic’s Flagship Xelento Headphones are Now Wireless

    Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

    Beyerdynamic cut the cord to offer their top-of-the-line Xelento headphone in a bluetooth wireless model. Like the original, the Xelento Wireless produces audiophile-quality sound using Tesla transducer technology. To keep these wireless earbuds small and light, Xelento put the battery in a small aluminum cylinder that clips to your clothing. The cylinder has a 3.5mm input port for recharging the 5-hour battery. Available July 2017.

    The Harmon Kardon Invoke Speaker Takes On Amazon Echo at werd.com

    The Harmon Kardon Invoke Speaker Takes On Amazon Echo

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    Designed to one-up Amazon’s Echo in a very similar form factor, the Harmon Kardon Invoke speaker uses Microsoft’s Cortana home assistant system. In addition to voice control support, it can make & receive Skype calls, which Echo cannot. In terms of audio, the Invoke is also more robust—the 6 speaker design features 3 woofers & 3 tweeters for room-filling full range sound. Available Fall 2017.

    Fender Mustang GT Amps Produce Classic Tones with Modern Tech at werd.com

    Fender Mustang GT Amps Produce Classic Tones with Modern Tech

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    With built-in wi-fi and Bluetooth technology, Fender’s Mustang GT amplifiers let you customize your guitar tone using a new Fender App that models a library of classic amp tones as well as more cutting edge sounds. Choose from a variety of popular preset tones or completely customize your sound, then share it with other users. You can also play a back track through your phone to play over and there’s a USB input in the amps for recording direct to your computer.

    Leica x Master & Dynamic Present the 0.95 Headphone Collection at werd.com

    Leica x Master & Dynamic Present the 0.95 Headphone Collection

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    For the creation of the 0.95 Collection Headphones, the audio experts at Master & Dynamic teamed up with Leica. Of course Leica is known for the highest quality cameras but it is their timeless design aesthetic that makes this matchup work. Three new models are on offer, all featuring streamlined designs and the best materials: stainless steel, cowhide leather, and M&D’s industry-leading audio components. There are 2 over-ear models and one in-ear. All resemble a Leica for your head.

    The Beoplay P2 is a Sleek, Button-Free Portable Speaker at werd.com

    The Beoplay P2 is a Sleek, Button-Free Portable Speaker

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    The latest portable, premium speaker from Bang & Olufsen’s Beoplay line is the completely button-free P2 speaker. Playback control is kinetic: tap to play, pause, or shake to skip a track. Created by award-winning designer Cecilie Manz, it features materials like pearl-blasted aluminum and a leather lanyard. EQ & custom audio controls can be adjusted and managed through the Beoplay app.

    Get Off The Wall Sound with the BeoSound Shape Speaker System at werd.com

    Get Off The Wall Sound with the BeoSound Shape Speaker System

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    With its modular, wall-mounted design and vast color choices the BeoSound Shape speaker system can be customized to match and elevate any living space. The “shape” itself also acts as an acoustic damper to improve the acoustics of any space. Link up to 44 speakers and stream directly from your phone or tablet via built-in Chromecast, Apple AirPlay and Bluetooth for room-filling, hi-res quality sound.

    Urbanears Releases a Duo of Sharply Designed Wireless Speakers at werd.com

    Urbanears Releases a Duo of Sharply Designed Wireless Speakers

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    Combining clean Scandinavian design with versatile functionality & room-filling sound, the Baggen and Stammen from Urbanears let you stream from the cloud or hook up to your turntable; save your favorite playlists as presets, and play solo or link multiple units. Simple tactile knobs control power & volume and to perfectly suit your space, the speakers are available in a variety of colors.

    SONOS Playbase Delivers Booming Theater Sound In a Slim, Stealth Package at werd.com

    SONOS Playbase Delivers Booming Theater Sound In a Slim, Stealth Package

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    The Playbase from SONOS is a tidy solution for bringing dynamic premium sound to your home viewing & gaming experience. Its low-profile design practically disappears beneath your TV and set-up is simple: 2 cords, one for power & one optical cord connecting the TV.  App access allows 1-touch streaming from over 30 services & TruePlay speaker tuning enables you to customize the sound to best fit your space & speaker configuration.

    The Beolit 17 Wireless Speaker Combines Big Sound & Scandinavian Design at werd.com

    The Beolit 17 Wireless Speaker Combines Big Sound & Scandinavian Design

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    A clean, minimal design in matte aluminum, the latest wireless speaker cube in the Beoplay lineup is the 240-watt Beolit 17. It delivers: room-filling sound and 24-hour battery life plus premium details like the leather carry strap and a non-slip tray on top where you can place your phone without scratching it or the speaker. It offers one-touch connection to your device and 4 operating modes through the Beoplay App, including an alarm w/snooze function, remote control, & lots of options for audio presets.

    Pioneer Rayz at werd.com

    Pioneer Rayz

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    If you’re an iPhone user, there’s a lot to like about Pioneer’s new Rayz earphones. They’re the first buds on the market with 2nd generation Lightning Audio Technology and they’re the only Lightning earphones with talk and charge capability. They’re efficient, too: achieving full-range sound & performance with lower current consumption than any other Lightning headset.

    B&O PLAY Beoplay H4 Wireless Headphones at werd.com

    B&O PLAY Beoplay H4 Wireless Headphones

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    The H4 is the latest offering in Bang & Olufsen’s premium line of Beoplay headphones. This wireless over-ear model is highlighted by aluminum construction & lambskin covered memory foam ear pads. They feature simple physical buttons to control playback & sound can be custom-tuned to your taste with the Beoplay App.