Bowers & Wilkins Updates Its Wireless Music Systems

  • Amanda Millin

The British speaker manufacturer Bowers & Wilkins upgraded two of its desktop music systems to incorporate both wireless streaming through Apple AirPlay and wired connection through a Lightning-connector docking station for the latest-generation versions of the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPod Nano. The $600 Zeppelin Air features 150 watts of power driving two of the company’s Nautilus tube aluminum tweeters, two 3-inch midrange drivers, and a 5-inch subwoofer, allowing it to fill large rooms with music. The $400 Z2 is a smaller version of the Zeppelin Air with the same Lightning dock and wireless capabilities. Two 3.5-inch full-range drivers and two 20-watt Class-D amps make the Z2 the ideal music system for use in smaller spaces, such as the kitchen or bathroom. (978.664.2870, www.bowers-wilkins.com)

Read Next Article >>
The recent release of the Limited-Edition Linn Sondek LP12 (www.linn.co.uk) celebrates the 40th...
High-definition content looks better than ever on these cutting-edge 4K displays.
Photo by Berlyn Photography
Going to the movies is a treasured pastime for many American families. But for celebrities and...
Photo by VZPhoto
Harnessing the control and clarity of digital audio…
Photo by VZPhoto
Big McIntosh sound quality in a small headphone package…
The new integrated amp features balanced audio circuitry and hybrid amplification…
The companies’ third collaboration, the P’9983 features premium materials…
The second-generation speakers raise the bar set by their predecessors…
The new home-theater component works with multiple speaker sets and 4K video signals…
Photo by Benjamin Lozovsky
The design-driven event offered attendees a night of art, music, and technology…