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iHome iW3 Portable AirPlay Speaker

iHome iW3 AirPlay SpeakeriHome launched their long anticipated iW3 AirPlay speaker. The iW3 is the latest addition to iHome’s growing list of AirPlay enabled speakers. It features a rechargeable lithium-ion battery for portability, USB dock, aux-in and IR remote. For sound, it has SRS WOW HD for clarity and deep rich bass along with Reson8 speaker chambers for additonal clarity depth and power. Available in black, red and grey.

Available now for $199 from iHome.

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JBL SoundFly Air

JBL SoundFly AirThe JBL SoundFly is a compact AirPlay speaker, that for some strange reason, plugs directly into a power outlet. No wire, just straight in. Perhaps JBL is trying to save costs by not including the wire any other plug-in device would normally use, but we’re really not sure.

Aside from it’s unique power delivery design, this unit offers 20 watts of power and an accompanying iOS app to aid in multiple speaker setups. Priced at $199 it’s available now from … read more >>

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BeoPlay A9 Premium Active Speaker System

B&O PLAY by Bang & Olufsen has introduced a new AirPlay alternative for party people with money to spare: the BeoPlay A9 Premium Active Speaker System.

Reminiscent of those bolt-on satellite dishes (that used to be all the rage until all the free channels got locked down), the BeoPlay A9 is designed to deliver room-filling sound with style, wherever both are needed.

You can stand it on the floor or mount it to a wall; the BeoPlay A9 includes three … read more >>

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Paradigm Aera Wireless Speaker

Paradigm Aera AirPlay SpeakerParadigm Electronics celebrates 30 years in the business with the addition of the Aera™ wireless AirPlay speaker to its SHIFT series of audio products.

Boasting the “fastest AirPlay setup in the industry,” the Aera speaker incorporates two 1” aluminum dome tweeters and two 4-inch composite cone woofers, powered by a Class-D amplifier to deliver 30 watts a side. A top-mounted 30-pin connector accommodates all your (non-iPhone 5) needs, and additional connection options include a USB 2.0 input, and a 3.5-mm … read more >>

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Bose SoundLink Air

Bose has announced an AirPlay addition to its SoundLink line of mobile speakers: the SoundLink Air Digital Music System.

The SoundLink Air represents the second generation of the company’s wireless product family and along with its sibling, the SoundLink Bluetooth Mobile Speaker II, should deliver even better sound thanks to improved neodymium transducers and better DSP performance, combined of course with Bose’s signature waveguide speaker technology.

The SoundLink Air features sleek styling with gloss black trim, a remote control, and … read more >>

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Onkyo ABX–N300 wireless speaker dock

Sometimes deploying the latest tech just isn’t enough. Sometimes you need both form and function, beauty and brains, style and substance, and what better way to convey your own unique taste, elegance and refinement than by buying and displaying cool stuff? Like the Onkyo ABX–N300 iOnly Stream wireless speaker dock.

Based on Onkyo’s decades of experience designing high-quality speakers for a range of audio applications, the ABX–N300 incorporates two 10W 6cm cones housed in independent cabinets and complemented by Onkyo’s … read more >>

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An AirPlay Speaker from Bose?

An FCC filing has revealed a possible new AirPlay offering from the mighty Bose. A product label from the FCC site identifies the forthcoming Bose SoundLink® Air digital music system as including Wi-Fi connectivity (and hopefully that “Air” in the name indicates a willingness to play nice with all things “AirPlay”).

Why is this significant? Bose is well known for its ability to coerce amazingly accurate, room-filling sound from the smallest set of speakers, but to date, its wireless offerings … read more >>

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New AirPlay Speakers from Pioneer

Pioneer Europe has announced a range of new AirPlay-compatible speakers to accommodate your wireless home and garden listening needs:

• the compact, entry-level XW-SMA1
• the larger, higher powered XW-SMA4
• the splash-proof XW-SMA3 (with rechargeable battery)

All models feature wireless connectivity through AirPlay, Wi-Fi, and DLNA. An auxiliary input accommodates your old-school music players, while a USB port supports a direct digital connection (and charging) for your iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad.

All versions incorporate two 3-inch mid-range drivers, … read more >>

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SoundScene On-Wall AirPlay Speaker

SoundScene On-Wall AirPlay Speaker

Imagine Acoustics announced their on-wall AirPlay speaker, the SoundScene Model 1. The SoundScene is a slim wall mounted speaker designed to hang on your wall like a piece of art.. well it really is a piece of art, but one with speakers and AirPlay built in. You can choose your artwork, image or even a mirror for the front face.

Tucked neatly away are four low-profile, side firing, wide dispersion BMR drivers at 12.5 watts each (50 … read more >>

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CeraAIR Two

German electronics manufacturer Ceratec has introduced a slender new AirPlay alternative: the CeraAIR Two stereo speaker.

Crafted by hand in Breman, Germany, the CeraAIR Two delivers up to 200 watts of stereo sound in a sleek, tubular form factor. The high-quality metal unit can be mounted horizontally or vertically, and inclined an additional 10° in any direction.

The CeraAIR Two can stream music wirelessly over AirPlay from your iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch or iTunes-equipped PC or Mac, or directly over … read more >>

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