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  • Damson Jet compact speakers deliver wireless stereo sound via Bluetooth
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    Damson Jet compact speakers deliver wireless stereo sound via Bluetooth

    By 3 October 2013

    Damson Audio has unveiled Damson Jet, a twin mini speaker set that can deliver true stereo sound via Bluetooth. Jet is sold as a two-speaker set in the one box, rather than as individual units, to show off its true stereo sound selling point. It's all...

  • Philips Fidelio HTL9100 Soundbar review
    Home Cinema 5 out of 5

    Philips Fidelio HTL9100 Soundbar review

    By 30 September 2013

    Modern day flatpanel TVs are getting so thin that their sound output tends to be equally thin on the ears. If you're spending four figures on a quality telly then you really ought to invest in sound for the ultimate home cinema experience. That's where...

  • Onkyo soundbars to solve TV speaker woes: LS-B40, LS-B50, LS-T10 provide affordable options
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    Onkyo soundbars to solve TV speaker woes: LS-B40, LS-B50, LS-T10 provide affordable options

    By 20 August 2013

    Onkyo has announced the launch of three new soundbars to save the living room from the poor-quality speakers built-in to your TV. However, rather than pushing you down the route of setting up an AV receiver with lots of speakers, Onkyo is suggesting that...

  • Pure adds Jongo T2 and T4 to wireless multiroom speaker system, enhances Pure Connect music streaming service
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    Pure adds Jongo T2 and T4 to wireless multiroom speaker system, enhances Pure Connect music streaming service

    By 14 August 2013

    Pure today announced two new additions to its Jongo wireless multiroom speaker system. The Jongo T2 and the Jongo T4 join the T6 announced at CES 2013 and the Jongo S3 which launched last year. The new speakers make up a family of devices, designed to...

  • A week in reviews: 5 - 9 August
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    A week in reviews: 5 - 9 August

    By 10 August 2013

    This week we've been banging out the tunes via Beats' latest Studio headphones while taking a look at some top-spec camera kit. But it's also the week that we bring you the verdict on the Motorola Moto X. The all-American and, indeed, America-only smartphone...

  • Cambridge Audio Minx Go review
    Audio 4.5 out of 5

    Cambridge Audio Minx Go review

    By 9 August 2013

    Minx isn't a word that typically rouses thoughts of speaker systems. Cambridge Audio begs to differ. Its Minx Go portable Bluetooth speaker system is a chunk of plastic that's been flirting in and around the Pocket-lint offices for a couple of weeks....

  • A week in reviews: July 22 - July 26
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    A week in reviews: July 22 - July 26

    By 27 July 2013

    What a week, we've had some pretty impressive developments in the world of phones. We've spent some time with the Nokia 1020, and seen what its camera is capable of, and we've reviewed another camera cum phone, the Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom, a product we...

  • Sony SRS-BTX500 bluetooth speaker review
    Audio 5 out of 5

    Sony SRS-BTX500 bluetooth speaker review

    By 24 July 2013

    Bluetooth speakers are the new headphones. We don't mean literally, and please don't start taking them on the bus with you, but they are an area where lots of companies see lots of chances to make money. And like headphones, these aren't £50 accessories...

  • Logitech Bluetooth Speakers Z600 coming in August to help rid your desktop of wires
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    Logitech Bluetooth Speakers Z600 coming in August to help rid your desktop of wires

    By 17 July 2013

    Logitech has announced a pair of stereo speakers that connect wirelessly to a laptop, desktop PC, tablet or smartphone and offer a neat solution for those who don't want to fuss around with wired desktop sound systems. The Logitech Bluetooth Speakers...

  • A week in reviews: July 8 - July 13
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    A week in reviews: July 8 - July 13

    By 13 July 2013

    From drones to tea with the vicar, the one thing you can't call us is predictable. Another exciting week in reviews saw us look at Huawei's likeable P2, a phone which replaces the P1, a handset we also liked. It's not the sort of phone that will generate...

  • Ultimate Ears UE Boom review
    Audio 5 out of 5

    Ultimate Ears UE Boom review

    By 8 July 2013

    Ultimate Ears - the company probably best known for its on-stage, in-ear monitors and more recent consumer headphones - has released its first Bluetooth speaker to the market: UE Boom. The near-cylindrical speaker looks the part thanks to its selection...

  • Hands-on: Bose SoundLink Mini review
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    Hands-on: Bose SoundLink Mini review

    By 4 June 2013

    It's been more than 18 months since Bose launched its SoundLink wireless Bluetooth speaker and the audio market has shifted since, to devices that are even more portable than that classic, radio-looking device. That's why the company has been busy beavering...

  • Klipsch KMC3 Bluetooth speaker promises audiophile quality, yours for £349
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    Klipsch KMC3 Bluetooth speaker promises audiophile quality, yours for £349

    By 17 May 2013

    If you've been jealously eyeing the US launch of the Klipsch KMC3 Bluetooth speaker then there's good news: this Klipsch Music Center is coming to the UK in June and will cost you £349. That might sound pretty pricey when the Loewe Speaker 2Go is only...

  • Creative Airwave brings NFC to the portable speaker party
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    Creative Airwave brings NFC to the portable speaker party

    By 15 May 2013

    Creative Labs has announced a pair of Bluetooth speakers which bring with them the convenience of NFC pairing. The Creative Airwave and Creative Airwave HD Bluetooth speakers will simply need to be tapped with your NFC device to trigger pairing. There...

  • Carbon Audio Zooka Bluetooth speaker review
    Audio 3.5 out of 5

    Carbon Audio Zooka Bluetooth speaker review

    By 11 April 2013

    It all began as a Kickstarter project to create a speaker that would attach to an iPad, and ended with 678 backers and more than $70,000 in funding - far in excess of the $25,000 sought. The idea is simple: make a speaker that reduces the need to carry...

  • Cambridge Audio Minx Air 200 review
    Audio 4.5 out of 5

    Cambridge Audio Minx Air 200 review

    By 27 March 2013

    Sorry, can you speak up a bit - said, perhaps a little too loudly. We've recently had a fairly ear-splitting experience with a portable speaker system. The speaker in question was the Minx Air 200 from Cambridge Audio. The ear-splitting experience came...

  • Philips Fidelio P9 review
    Audio 4.5 out of 5

    Philips Fidelio P9 review

    By 26 March 2013

    There’s no shortage of portable Bluetooth speakers these days, bringing the advantage of portability and universal connectivity so you can get the music off your phone and out to your friends. The emerging premium market sees the entrance from Philips...

  • Harman Go+Play wireless speaker adds wireless Bluetooth playback
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    Harman Go+Play wireless speaker adds wireless Bluetooth playback

    By 4 March 2013

    Audio company Harman Kardon has unveiled its latest speaker, dubbed the Go+Play Wireless and aimed at portability and wireless playback.  The Go+Play Wireless features the ability to playback from any Bluetooth-enabled device. Two Atlas woofers and...

  • Beats Pill portable speaker review
    Audio 3.5 out of 5

    Beats Pill portable speaker review

    By 18 February 2013

    Beats is renowned for bringing the bass. The company's latest portable speaker, known as the Beats Pill because of its pill-shaped design, is a change of tack for the company in many respects. With four, 1-inch speakers arranged under its casing with 12W...

  • Hands-on: Beats Pill review
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    Hands-on: Beats Pill review

    By 5 February 2013

    Beats by Dr Dre has become so much more than a brand associated with bass-thumping headphones in the last year or so. Perhaps it's the company's split from Monster that has seen it expand its remit, but it's working. Naturally, "the kids" and Premier...

  • 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....

  • Jabra Solemate review
    Audio 3.5 out of 5

    Jabra Solemate review

    By 18 December 2012

    It's a speaker that looks like a shoe, that's the immediate take-away from the Jabra Solemate, but does the funky looking device actually work, sound good, and be something you'll want to put in your bag? We got listening to find out. Design The shoe...

  • Aves unveils series of digital Bluetooth wireless speakers
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    Aves unveils series of digital Bluetooth wireless speakers

    By 30 October 2012

    The new Aves range of digital Bluetooth speakers comes in an array of different shapes and sizes, providing an eclectic choice of wireless devices. Three speaker systems have been unveiled by the audio manufacturer, all of which support Bluetooth 3.0...

  • HiWave Endfire wireless Bluetooth Speaker plays music for 100 hours straight
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    HiWave Endfire wireless Bluetooth Speaker plays music for 100 hours straight

    By 8 October 2012

    A new wireless Bluetooth speaker that can provide up to 100 hours of music playback from a single charge has been unveiled by HiWave Technologies. The HiWave Endfire is currently only a prototype but can already be paired up to PCs, smartphones and tablets...

  • Braven 650 review
    Audio 4 out of 5

    Braven 650 review

    By 12 July 2012

    We've previously looked at the Jambox and Big Jambox. Now comes another portable, battery-powered Bluetooth speaker that claims to offer even better quality than Jawbone's brilliant devices. This speaker is made from aircraft grade aluminum, looks superb...