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playGo AP1 AirPlay Receiver

playGo AP1 AirPlay Receiver

The AP1 from playGo is a compact AirPlay receiver featuring high-end audio circuitry, touch-sensitive controls and DLNA support. The AP1 has a digital audio out, analog audio out, USB and ethernet inputs. It’s currently a project on Kickstarter and for $199+ you can get yourself one (assuming they reach their funding goal of $150,000 by July 5, 2012).

For more details check out their Kickstarter page.… read more >>

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Pioneer VSX-series A/V receivers for 2012

Still looking for an affordable A/V receiver to play nice with your Apple AirPlay toys? You may find it among Pioneer’s new lineup for 2012. Building on last years offerings (which included the impressive VSX-1021-K), Pioneer has introduced three new 3D-ready AirPlay-enabled receivers: the VSX-822-K, VSX-1022-K, and VSX-1122-K.

All three offer network streaming via Ethernet, built in AirPlay and DLNA support, and Bluetooth streaming (with the optional AS-BT200 $99 Bluetooth add on). Six HDMI inputs offer considerable connectivity, and the … read more >>

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Marantz NR1602 AV Receiver


Marantz has introduced a compact yet highly capable media center with the new NR1602 AV receiver. Measuring just four inches high, the slim NR1602 is about half the height of a traditional receiver, yet offers a full range of features and functionality.

The built-in AirPlay functionality enables you to stream music wirelessly from your iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad or computer running iTunes while an Ethernet port lets you stream music from your home network, or from online music services such … read more >>

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Pioneer SC-57 and SC-55 Elite A/V Receivers


Pioneer SC-57

Pioneer offers a powerful addition to your AirPlay arsenal with the top-of-the-line SC-57 and SC-55 Elite A/V receivers.

Sure to test the tolerance of your pets/neighbors/future ex-spouse, these 9×140 watt powerhouses represent Pioneer’s third generation of Class D digital receivers, and according to the company, boast “the most powerful amplifier of any multi-channel A/V receiver Pioneer has ever produced.” And of course, both are THX certified (SC-55 is certified THX Select 2 Plus, and the SC-57 is THX Ultra … read more >>

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Pioneer Adds 4 New AirPlay Models to their Elite AV Receiver Lineup

Pioneer Adds 4 New AirPlay Models to their Elite AV Receiver Lineup

Pioneer Elite

Pioneer announced four new AirPlay capable additions to their lineup of Elite AV Receivers. The Elite AV receivers feature Apple AirPlay, DLNA, Bluetooth (with optional dongle), internet radio and Marvell Qdeo video processors.

Just like with any AirPlay device you’ll be able to wirelessly stream your music over WiFi to these receivers. Plus you’ll be able to view album art and song information on a connected TV.

Pioneer also offers their free Air Jam app allowing you to link up … read more >>

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Pioneer VSX-1021-K 7.1 Channel AirPlay AV Receiver

Pioneer VSX-1021-K 7.1 Channel AirPlay AV Receiver

Pioneer launches the first model of the VSX-1021-K to support Apple’s AirPlay technology.
Pioneer VSX-1021-K


The VSX-1021-K is a 7.1 channel AV receiver, providing you with an easy way to make the most of your home entertainment. With AirPlay you can access and play your favorite music, podcasts, videos and more via iTunes on your PC and Mac and through your iPod Touch, iPad and iPhone.


Connect your iOS device directly to the receiver with the USB/video cables that comes … read more >>
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Marantz NA7004 AirPlay Compatible Receiver

Marantz NA7004


Marantz just announced their new NA7004 receiver featuring AirPlay compatibility. The NA7004 supports WiFi streaming, DLNA, internet radio, FM radio and of course AirPlay. There’s a USB input as well as an optional Bluetooth dongle for even more wireless streaming.

Price is $799US + the $49 AirPlay firmware upgrade.

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Check out the NA7004 in more detail at the Marantz website.

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Bang & Olufsen Playmaker

In the market for a pair of high-end active speakers? Why not pick up a wireless streamer as well? Bang & Olufsen, a manufacturer of premium audio equipment, has announced its new Playmaker, a wireless audio receiver that streams wirelessly to any of the company’s own BeoLab active speakers.

Visually it’s quite discrete – the clean white design is simple and unassuming (it kind of looks like a bathroom fan–-shhh don’t tell them I said that), but this being Bang … read more >>

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Apple TV + iOS 6 = AirPlay Out

Apple TV may soon have the ability to give as well as receive. According to FlatpanelsHD, the latest beta version of the forthcoming iOS 6 update adds the capability to send audio from Apple TV to AirPlay-enabled speakers.

This is a nice addition–soon you’ll be able to stream tunes directly from Internet radio or your iCloud music collection directly to those second-room speakers without wires, a receiver, iTunes, or even an iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad. Apple TV (and WiFi) … read more >>

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