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  • Magicbox Beam(s) in Apple friendly DAB docking station
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    Magicbox Beam(s) in Apple friendly DAB docking station

    By 13 September 2011

    What would happen if your Pure Sensia woke up in the middle of the night feeling a bit amorous and made sweet love to your iPock dock? Too weird an opening sentence? Actually, yes - we'll leave it there, but needless to say it was going to involve a detailed...

  • Magicbox Minuet DAB radio for young ears
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    Magicbox Minuet DAB radio for young ears

    By 25 February 2011

    There's a growing pressure nowadays to allow children to have access to all sorts of media, which in previous generations just wasn't available. So if you're not sure that your young one is ready for a television in their bedroom, despite them nagging,...

  • MagicBox announces Nocturne XP-2
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    MagicBox announces Nocturne XP-2

    By 25 January 2010

    MagicBox has updated the Nocturne XP-1 with the launch of the new XP-2 adding Wi-Fi internet radio to the music system. Offering the ability to listen to thousands of radio stations from around the world via the Internet, the Nocturne XP-2 will also play...

  • MagicBox Colombo One gets answer machine
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    MagicBox Colombo One gets answer machine

    By 3 November 2009

    MagicBox has added an answer machine to its designer Colombo phone. The Colombo One offers the same styling as the original - inspired by the work of 60s Italian designer Joe Colombo - but also boasts a fully featured digital answer machine. The retro...

  • MagicBox Nocturne XP-1 launches
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    MagicBox Nocturne XP-1 launches

    By 30 September 2009

    MagicBox has launched the Noturne XP-1 with the claims it stands out from the crowd with a slide-open iPod dock. A DAB and FM radio too, the Nocturne is operated via a touch sensitive panel, boasts a blue on black display with backlight, and comes complete...

  • Credit Crunch Christmas: Colombo's Phone from MagicBox
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    Credit Crunch Christmas: Colombo's Phone from MagicBox

    By 10 December 2008

    Created as a homage to the Sixties Italian designer Joe Colombo (rather than the other Columbo we all know and love) this new landline phone is a retro-styled antidote to your bog standard boring DECT device. With gorgeous curves and designer looks, users...

  • MagicBox Clarus Plus internet radio launches
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    MagicBox Clarus Plus internet radio launches

    By 9 July 2008

    MagicBox has just announced its second internet radio, the Clarus Plus, that also offers DAB and FM for a £79 price tag. The DAB/FM option claims to offer fast tuning to local or national radio stations whilst the internet radio benefits from an international...

  • MagicBox Touch DAB Radio review
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    MagicBox Touch DAB Radio review

    By 1 July 2008

    MagicBox are hoping to offer something different with their Touch DAB Radio, which, as the name suggests has a touch interface. But does this give you anything over the competition? The MagicBox Touch is a fairly large radio, measuring 28 x 15.5 x 7.2cm,...

  • MagicBox launches handheld Touch DAB
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    MagicBox launches handheld Touch DAB

    By 19 June 2008

    MagicBox has launched the "streamlined" pocket-sized Touch DAB/FM handheld digital radio. Offering something a little different design-wise, the touch sensitive design was apparently borne from the company's disillusionment with the endless stream of...

  • MagicBox brings out touch panel radio
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    MagicBox brings out touch panel radio

    By 27 May 2008

    The latest radio from MagicBox is all black, sleek lines and boasts a touch panel. "The Touch DAB/FM Radio is ideal for the kitchen where the sticky fingered cookery enthusiast need only wipe the panel clean when changing stations", says the manufacturer....