Stereos archive

  • Philips DJ-Dock sound system for the iPhone makes you king of the decks
    Online

    Philips DJ-Dock sound system for the iPhone makes you king of the decks

    By 1 August 2012

    Take two iPhones and one Philips FWP3200D DJ-Dock and what have you got? Only a bona fide set of mixing decks, that’s what. Philips is attempting to prove it’s down with the kids by introducing the stereo sound system that enables two iPhones to be...

  • TDK's Life on Record portable speaker range provides a musical punch for your smartphone
    Audio

    TDK's Life on Record portable speaker range provides a musical punch for your smartphone

    By 16 May 2012

    With summer just around the corner (allegedly) TDK has wasted no time in unveiling its range of portable audio products, great for annoying the neighbours with those outdoor BBQs you have. TDK has introduced five products to its Life on Record range,...

  • Apple working on a steering wheel remote for handsfree control of your car stereo
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    Apple working on a steering wheel remote for handsfree control of your car stereo

    By 16 May 2012

    Apple has applied to the US Patent and Trademark Office to patent a steering wheel remote control that it's working on. Get caught playing around with your car stereo while driving and at best you’ll face a stern talking to from the boys in blue; at...

  • Klipsch gets more AirPlay with three digital music solutions
    Audio

    Klipsch gets more AirPlay with three digital music solutions

    By 9 January 2012

    Any queries on Klipsch's 2011 venture into the world of AirPlay have been firmly answered at CES 2012 with the launch of three more digital music machines for the home, each featuring Apple's wireless solution. The Klipsch Stadium, pictured above, is...

  • Bang & Olufsen launches master of all music hubs - the BeoSound 5 Encore
    Audio

    Bang & Olufsen launches master of all music hubs - the BeoSound 5 Encore

    By 26 July 2011

    Bang & Olufsen, the ultra high end home audio and television manufacturer, has released the "gasp" slightly more affordable BeoSound 5 Encore. The plug and play audio system acts as a little brother to the BeoSound 5 and is intended to be a one-stop-shop...

  • Dinky Denon D-M38DAB gives you pure iPod playback
    Audio

    Dinky Denon D-M38DAB gives you pure iPod playback

    By 18 May 2010

    Denon has announced the arrival of the follow up to 2008's D-M37 micro Hi-Fi: the D-M38DAB, with direct USB input. The USB socket on the front means you'll be able to plug your iPod, iPad or iPhone directly into your Hi-Fi system for a “pure digital...

  • Pure shows off new Oasis Flow, Sirocco 550 at CES
    Audio

    Pure shows off new Oasis Flow, Sirocco 550 at CES

    By 7 January 2010

    Pure is previewing two new products at this year's CES event as the Oasis Flow and Sirocco 550 get their public debut. The Oasis Flow, a rival to Robert's Terrain model, is a weatherproof and splash resistant rechargeable digital and internet radio with...

  • VIDEO: Rad Blaster mini boombox launches
    Audio

    VIDEO: Rad Blaster mini boombox launches

    By 15 December 2009

    The mini boombox Rad Blaster has launched straight into our hearts with its retro ghetto blaster looks and flash drive functionality. We've no doubt the built-in speaker quality is fairy rubbish, but they've made an effort with seven EQ settings and it...

  • Dinky Denon D-F107DAB+ mini system launched
    Audio

    Dinky Denon D-F107DAB+ mini system launched

    By 26 August 2009

    Denon has dropped us word of a mini system that it'll soon be launching which measures just 25cm x 25cm. The D-F107DAB+ can play back from CD, iPod, USB drive, FM, AM, DAB and DAB+, and has - according to the company - "musical fidelity that you would...

  • Monitor Audio AirStream 10 radio  review
    Audio 4.5 out of 5

    Monitor Audio AirStream 10 radio review

    By 10 August 2009

    You might not associate Monitor Audio with radios, as they are best known for their speakers. The tagline of "design for sound" sets high expectations for the audio device. Calling it a radio is perhaps unfair, as in truth it is so much more, fulfilling...

  • Philips Streamium NP2900 network music player review
    Audio 4 out of 5

    Philips Streamium NP2900 network music player review

    By 6 July 2009

    Philips have impressed with their range of Streamium products in the past, delivering easy-to-use options for those with digital music collections who want to play their music elsewhere. The NP2900 is a network music player, providing the connectivity...

  • Denon launches F-Series compact hi-fi system
    Audio

    Denon launches F-Series compact hi-fi system

    By 23 June 2009

    Denon has announced the availability of its new F-series compact hi-fi system, complete with CD player, AM/FM radio and a USB port for plugging in MP3 players. The package comprises of the company's DRA-F107 amplifier, DCD-F107 CD player, and a pair of...

  • Sony intros new Giga Juke HDD hi-fis
    Audio

    Sony intros new Giga Juke HDD hi-fis

    By 10 June 2009

    Sony Europe has announced the launch of new Giga Juke hard drive-based hi-fis, with the mid-June debut planned for the NAS-SC500PK and NAS-E300HD. Angled as a digital jukebox for those whose music collections are scattered across various hardware, the...

  • Pure launches Sirocco 150
    Phones

    Pure launches Sirocco 150

    By 18 May 2009

    Pure has announced what it says is the world's first "Works with iPhone" DAB micro system, the Sirocco 150, described as a fully featured DAB/FM digital sound system with CD, SD, USB and iPod dock. The Sirocco 150 comes with a matching black and silver...

  • Niam Audio launches NaimUniti
    Audio

    Niam Audio launches NaimUniti

    By 18 May 2009

    Naim Audio has announced the launch of the new "NaimUniti" an all-in-one audio player with an integrated amplifier, CD player, DAB/FM tuner, internet radio player, iPod and MP3 dock, digital to analogue converter, USB and network-stored music file player...

  • Yamaha launches its first iPod products
    Audio

    Yamaha launches its first iPod products

    By 15 May 2009

    Yamaha has announced the worldwide launch of four iPod and iPhone-compatible products. Two are traditional docks, and two are clock-radios. Dealing with the clock radios first, the TSX-120 contains a DAB and FM radio, along with an iPod dock. There's...

  • Harman Kardon launches MS 100 audio system
    Audio

    Harman Kardon launches MS 100 audio system

    By 12 May 2009

    American audio manufacturer Harman Kardon has just dropped us word of a new audio system that it'll be bringing out this summer. The MS 100 packs a CD player, an FM radio, an iPod dock, and a set of "high-end" stereo speakers. The features don't stop...

  • Win a Linksys by Cisco Media Hub
    Audio

    Win a Linksys by Cisco Media Hub

    By 6 May 2009

    Pocket-lint has teamed up with Linksys by Cisco to give our readers the chance of winning a Linksys by Cisco NMH305 Media Hub. Launched at CES 2009 it's designed to simplify access to, and interaction with, digital content. The Media Hub gathers, organises,...

  • Philips launches Streamium NP2900
    Audio

    Philips launches Streamium NP2900

    By 1 May 2009

    Philips has launched a new product into its Streamium music range, the NP2900, described as a "compact yet advanced wireless streaming music player". With its four in-built speakers, four amplifiers and Digital Signal Processor, the NP2900 streams music...

  • GEAR4 launches CMD-100 micro system
    Audio

    GEAR4 launches CMD-100 micro system

    By 30 April 2009

    GEAR4 has announced the first of a new "diversified product range" for the company, the CDM-100, a CD micro system with dock for iPod as well as an FM/AM radio. With a top-loading CD player, a universal dock for iPod that charges the MP3 player and an...

  • Daily Tech Deal: £79 off Sonos multi-room music systems
    Audio

    Daily Tech Deal: £79 off Sonos multi-room music systems

    By 20 April 2009

    Today's tech deal is of particular interest to anyone considering buying into Sonos' wireless music system - or extending their current set-up. Sonos is offering savings of up to £79 for various configurations of its system. Customers can save up to...

  • Sonos issues 2.8 update and new iPhone app
    Audio

    Sonos issues 2.8 update and new iPhone app

    By 15 April 2009

    Sonos has updated its iPhone "Controller" application to version 2.8.1, which refreshes the previous software, launched back in October 2008. In addition, the company has added support for the free Deezer internet radio service via the Sonos system's...

  • Marantz CR502 all-in-one music system announced
    Audio

    Marantz CR502 all-in-one music system announced

    By 24 February 2009

    Marantz has announced a new all-in-one music system, the CR502 CD DAB receiver. The compact music system is a space saver, but the company insists that this is not at the expense of sound quality or system functionality. With an aluminium shell and a...

  • Bang and Olufsen golden range launches
    Audio

    Bang and Olufsen golden range launches

    By 11 February 2009

    Bang & Olufsen has launched a new range of golden products that should fit in with even the most extravagant home decor. The whole range is made using only "real" materials, such as aluminium, glass, rubber and wood, all of which the company say is selected...

  • Pioneer launches DEH-P4100SD car stereo with SD card slot
    Audio

    Pioneer launches DEH-P4100SD car stereo with SD card slot

    By 30 January 2009

    Pioneer has launched a new CD tuner, the DEH-P4100SD, that it boasts is "compatible with all common digital audio formats and virtually any digital audio device". As well as playing CDs, the tuner has an integrated, "invisible", SD slot for those who...