Altec Lansing archive

  • Altec Lansing 'The Jacket' Bluetooth speaker pictures and eyes-on
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    Altec Lansing 'The Jacket' Bluetooth speaker pictures and eyes-on

    By 10 January 2013

    When we think of Altec Lansing it's car tech that immediately comes to mind. But things are a-changin'. Having just been acquired by an investment company, Altec Lansing was showing off some concept audio devices at this year's Consumer Electronics Show....

  • Altec Lansing Live 5000 wirelessly beams in
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    Altec Lansing Live 5000 wirelessly beams in

    By 16 January 2012

    Over in Vegas at CES 2012, Altec Lansing unveiled the Live 5000, a wireless speaker that builds on the success of the inAir 5000 that was unleashed back in September at IFA. Whereas the inAir used AirPlay to wirelessly play back your tunes, the Altec...

  • Altec Lansing wants you inMotion with the iMT630
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    Altec Lansing wants you inMotion with the iMT630

    By 14 September 2011

    Maybe your eyes lit up when you saw the Logitech Wireless Boombox announcement earlier, because you're in the market for a portable speaker. But the Bluetooth connectivity does add to the price taking it over the £100 barrier. Altec Lansing may have...

  • Altec Lansing girly earphone range is Bliss for ladies
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    Altec Lansing girly earphone range is Bliss for ladies

    By 3 September 2011

    Ladies have smaller ears apparently. Yeah, right - Pocket-lint's nan has a pair of lugs so big that we think she went from being classified as an Indian elephant to an African one about 10 years ago. Okay, maybe we'll accept that younger ladies' ears...

  • Altec Lansing inAir 5000 pictures and hands-on
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    Altec Lansing inAir 5000 pictures and hands-on

    By 3 September 2011

    Pocket-lint is a big fan of the speakers that San Diego based Altec Lansing offers up. In the past, we've awarded the prestigious "Hot Product" tag to the inMotion Air and the Octiv 202 and the Octiv 450 scored pretty highly as well. So were delighted...

  • Altec Lansing flies to Orbit for big sound on the go
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    Altec Lansing flies to Orbit for big sound on the go

    By 11 May 2011

    We at Pocket-lint are big fans of the audio solutions from Altec Lansing, so our ears pricked up when we heard about its latest speaker set - the travel friendly Orbit USB Stereo (iML247). The latest Orbit device is designed for you to pack in your travel...

  • Altec Lansing inMotion Air iMW725   review
    Audio 4.5 out of 5

    Altec Lansing inMotion Air iMW725 review

    By 22 April 2011

    The iPhone dock is dead. Despite all the fuss surrounding iPod-iPhone-iPad docks over the past few years, it was inevitable that the very notion of sitting apart from a beloved phone would be the genre’s downfall (as well as the arrival of the “too...

  • Altec Lansing Octiv 650 announced, we go hands-on
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    Altec Lansing Octiv 650 announced, we go hands-on

    By 5 April 2011

    Altec Lansing has announced its latest docking solution for your iPod or iPhone - the subwoofer packing Octiv 650. Pocket-lint has been lucky enough to be in possession of this suave looking speaker for the last week or so (our full review will follow...

  • 2011 Gadget Calendar - when can you buy that new gadget from CES
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    2011 Gadget Calendar - when can you buy that new gadget from CES

    By 12 January 2011

    CES has packed up for another year, so now you know all about the new gadgets that are on the way. But when will you actually be able to get your mitts on them? We've put together a list of all the launch dates that we know about to save you scrabbling...

  • Altec Lansing goes wireless with the inMotionAir
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    Altec Lansing goes wireless with the inMotionAir

    By 5 January 2011

    Did you like the idea of some wireless music courtesy of the Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Air, bust gasp with horror when you read about the £500 price-tag? If so, help could be on hand from Pennsylvania-based audio guru Altec Lansing, who has announced...

  • Altec Lansing Octiv 450 review
    Audio 4 out of 5

    Altec Lansing Octiv 450 review

    By 21 December 2010

    We've seen some brilliant custom iPad mod-jobs here at Pocket-lint that made the iPad into a nifty kitchen or bedroom based multimedia machine. But it's taken the manufacturers a while to clue on to the fact that we may want to do more than a Steve Job's...

  • Altec Lansing Octiv 450 offers iPad docking options
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    Altec Lansing Octiv 450 offers iPad docking options

    By 23 November 2010

    Altec Lansing has announced the details of its latest iDevice dock - the Altec Lansing Octiv 450 - bringing your iPad into the docking party. The 450 lets you dock and charge your iPad (as well as your iPhone or your iPod) via the 30-pin connector, and...

  • Altec Lansing Octiv 202 Dual Audio Dock review
    Audio 4.5 out of 5

    Altec Lansing Octiv 202 Dual Audio Dock review

    By 28 September 2010

    There is now a huge selection of audio docks on the market, but the ones that tend to stand out are the high-end models that boast impressive sonics, such as the Vita Audio R2i and Philips Fidelio DS9000, or those that have something a little bit different...

  • Altec Lansing Octiv 202 Dual Audio Dock
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    Altec Lansing Octiv 202 Dual Audio Dock

    By 17 September 2010

    Altec Lansing recently unveiled a new array of products at the IFA 2010 tech show in Berlin, and among the goodies announced was the Octiv Dual 202 Audio Dock. We were lucky enough to be given a sneaky peek at the compact system, which is certified to...

  • Altec Lansing details dock duo: Octiv 102 and Octiv 202
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    Altec Lansing details dock duo: Octiv 102 and Octiv 202

    By 6 September 2010

    Altec Lansing used IFA as the base to launch its two latest iPod docks into the wild. First up, the audio specialist announced the mini Octiv 102 docking station, which measures just 10cm wide and 12.5cm deep. It is designed with your bedside cabinet...

  • Altec Lansing announces VS4621 speakers
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    Altec Lansing announces VS4621 speakers

    By 17 March 2010

    Audio manufacturer Altec Lansing has revealed a new set of speakers designed for plugging into your computer or laptop. The VS4621 offers a pair of drivers and a subwoofer that deliver 2.1 audio. The speakers feature down-firing 3-inch mid-range drivers,...

  • Altec Lansing launches Stage-Gig speaker
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    Altec Lansing launches Stage-Gig speaker

    By 23 October 2009

    Let's be honest here - TV speakers are a bit weedy. Unless you've got a meaty pair of speakers hooked up to your television, odds are that you're not getting the best sound experience out of your games console, particularly when it comes to music games...

  • Altec Lansing Orbit iM237 USB speaker   review
    Audio 3.5 out of 5

    Altec Lansing Orbit iM237 USB speaker review

    By 22 October 2009

    Let's face it, your laptop or netbook speakers are pretty drab aren't they? Unless you've opted for one of those Toshiba Qosmio's with the Hardon Karmen sound systems, chances are the noise you get isn't going to make it beyond your desk let alone give...

  • Altec Lansing InMotion Classic iPod dock
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    Altec Lansing InMotion Classic iPod dock

    By 23 September 2009

    Here's a few snaps which we grabbed of the Altec Lansing InMotion Classic iPod Dock. It does more than just dock Apple products, though - it also contains an FM radio and has an auxiliary input on the back for plugging in other audio sources. It's got...

  • Altec Lansing unveils InMotion Classic iPod dock
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    Altec Lansing unveils InMotion Classic iPod dock

    By 23 September 2009

    Altec Lansing, the company which provided the speakers for the Woodstock festival in 1969, now makes a range of iPod docks called InMotion, and they've just announced a new one called the InMotion Classic. The "Classic" bit appears to refer to the styling...

  • Win a limited edition InMotion MAX with portable carry bag
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    Win a limited edition InMotion MAX with portable carry bag

    By 4 September 2009

    Pocket-lint has teamed up with Altec Lansing to bring one lucky reader the chance of winning a Limited Edition InMotion MAX along with a very smart specially designed portable carry bag worth £149.99. This ultra-portable, lightweight docking speaker...

  • Altec Lansing Mix speaker gives you three player input
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    Altec Lansing Mix speaker gives you three player input

    By 2 September 2009

    Altec Lansing has announced a new iPod speaker called the MIX that allows you to connect up to three MP3 players at once. Called the MIX or (iMT800), the boom box aimed at kids, will come with a "retro audio rack-style design and a powerful built-in subwoofer...

  • Altec Lansing BackBeat 903 Bluetooth headphones review
    Audio 3 out of 5

    Altec Lansing BackBeat 903 Bluetooth headphones review

    By 16 April 2009

    We all want to rid ourselves of the wires when it comes to listening to music on the go, but are the Altec Lansing BackBeat 903 Bluetooth headphones the way to do it? We get listening, and talking, to find out. While these wireless headphones are pitched...

  • Win an Altec Lansing inMotion MAX speaker dock
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    Win an Altec Lansing inMotion MAX speaker dock

    By 8 April 2009

    Pocket-lint has teamed up with Altec Lansing to offer readers the chance of winning this new speaker dock fresh from its spring release. This "premium" system uses proprietary ESS technology for an expanded sound stage, powerful XdB bass-enhancement and...

  • Altec Lansing iMT702 inMotion MAX iPod dock review
    Audio 3.5 out of 5

    Altec Lansing iMT702 inMotion MAX iPod dock review

    By 3 April 2009

    The inMotion MAX measures 310 x 190 x 50mm with the dock drawer and stand folded away, so it is a pretty compact unit. As said, it features an iPod drawer which pops out of the front with the normal variety of inserts to best support your model of iPod...