Breaking News
Comments
Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
Page 1 / 3   >   >>
Max The Magnificent
User Rank
Blogger
re: Which are the best wireless iPad speakers?
Max The Magnificent   4/21/2012 4:21:03 PM
NO RATINGS
I'm sorry -- I can't hear you -- my ears are still ringing :-)

seaEE
User Rank
CEO
re: Which are the best wireless iPad speakers?
seaEE   4/21/2012 4:19:21 PM
NO RATINGS
Whatever you get has to have great dynamic range. Just think of the Logical Song with that awesome base intro ba-da-da dumpa-dum-dum...and then the "who I ammm" outro that hits the stratosphere. Great song. And the speakers have to be good enough to make the itune sound like, er vinyl or at least as close as possible! :)

Max The Magnificent
User Rank
Blogger
re: Which are the best wireless iPad speakers?
Max The Magnificent   4/21/2012 3:07:06 PM
NO RATINGS
I ended up going with the Logitech Wireless Boombox -- only around $100 -- the sound is GREAT -- I am very happy with my purchase

brendank
User Rank
Rookie
re: Which are the best wireless iPad speakers?
brendank   4/21/2012 9:44:11 AM
NO RATINGS
A nice set of wireless mobile speakers are the Bose SoundLink Wireless Mobile Speaker . The aren't cheap but worth every cent. http://best-gear.org/bose-soundlink-wireless-mobile-speaker-nylon/

cubored
User Rank
Rookie
re: Which are the best wireless iPad speakers?
cubored   3/26/2012 9:07:12 PM
NO RATINGS
Although it requires a power cord, a Sonos Play3 or Play5 would produce better sound than some cheap dock. At $300 and $400 each it is not necessarily that cheap but the lossless audio over Wi-fi helps and it is easy to carry from place to place. It does use it's own dedicated network so the $50 WAP from them is needed or you can plug in the speaker to a wired network connection. Any audio on the network is accesible with an app for remote control via phone or tablet. No audio dropouts provided a decent enough RF coverage is available. You can add devices to your hearts content. And no I don't work for them but know someone who has tested their stuff.

Max The Magnificent
User Rank
Blogger
re: Which are the best wireless iPad speakers?
Max The Magnificent   3/19/2012 2:01:51 PM
NO RATINGS
I've got an Apple TV and -- as you say -- it is very slick (check pout my blog about streaming videos through a "Henry" http://bit.ly/xFUK0U ) It's great for watching videos and boring a bunch of people with your holiday photos (grin), but not so good when you want to play music on the back deck...

mickinuk
User Rank
Rookie
re: Which are the best wireless iPad speakers?
mickinuk   3/18/2012 3:47:14 PM
NO RATINGS
Wifi would probably be a better connection technology. Playback using AirPlay. I don't have a set, so no recommendation. The alternative (though not portable) is AppleTV, it's very slick.

Max The Magnificent
User Rank
Blogger
re: Which are the best wireless iPad speakers?
Max The Magnificent   3/16/2012 12:45:10 PM
NO RATINGS
When I say the "Supertramp" album, I mean the 1970 album by Supertramp (the group) where the album itself was called "Supertramp"

Max The Magnificent
User Rank
Blogger
re: Which are the best wireless iPad speakers?
Max The Magnificent   3/16/2012 12:43:59 PM
NO RATINGS
"Nothing but a Dreamer" ... good one. More like track 7 of the "Supertramp" album I saw them play "Crime of the Century" live in London -- incredible...

SteveD_Aus
User Rank
Rookie
re: Which are the best wireless iPad speakers?
SteveD_Aus   3/15/2012 10:37:26 PM
NO RATINGS
I'm just hoping your quest won't be summed up by track 5 of Crime of the Century... ;-)

Page 1 / 3   >   >>


EE Life
Frankenstein's Fix, Teardowns, Sideshows, Design Contests, Reader Content & More
Max Maxfield

Creating a Vetinari Clock Using Antique Analog Meters
Max Maxfield
26 comments
As you may recall, the Mighty Hamster (a.k.a. Mike Field) graced my humble office with a visit a couple of weeks ago. (See All Hail the Mighty Hamster.) While he was here, Hamster noticed ...

EDN Staff

11 Summer Vacation Spots for Engineers
EDN Staff
11 comments
This collection of places from technology history, museums, and modern marvels is a roadmap for an engineering adventure that will take you around the world. Here are just a few spots ...

Glen Chenier

Engineers Solve Analog/Digital Problem, Invent Creative Expletives
Glen Chenier
11 comments
- An analog engineer and a digital engineer join forces, use their respective skills, and pull a few bunnies out of a hat to troubleshoot a system with which they are completely ...

Larry Desjardin

Engineers Should Study Finance: 5 Reasons Why
Larry Desjardin
45 comments
I'm a big proponent of engineers learning financial basics. Why? Because engineers are making decisions all the time, in multiple ways. Having a good financial understanding guides these ...

Flash Poll
Top Comments of the Week
Like Us on Facebook
EE Times on Twitter
EE Times Twitter Feed

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)