Bang & Olufsen Beoplay S8 is a 2.1 speaker system that consist of one 1.7 foot tall subwoofer and a pair of small satellite speakers. It is meant to enhance the sound of your TV, as miniaturized a home theater system.
Designed by award-winning Danish industrial designer Torsten Valeur, the BeoPlay S8 is built from single pieces of pearl-blasted aluminium for a sleek, uninterrupted finish and acoustic stability.
The 8 inch subwoofer is powered by 280 watt of amplication, while the 2 statellite speakers has 140 watt of amplification each. Beoplay S8 is definitely not lacking in power.
Beoplay S8 is not a wireless system, but you could purchase the optional Connection Hub for convenient connectivity. You could also connect the system directly to your existing sources such as your TV, Apple TV, Sonos connect, as well as any regular audio amplifier.
If you are looking for a set of good sounding, classy, set-it-up-and-forget-it speakers to enhance the sound of your existing home entertainment system, then you should happy with Bang & Olufsen’s Beoplay S8. Its minimalistic aesthetic would fit into wide varieties of environment in non-intrusive way.