Bang & Olufsen is known for its upscale audio gear that are often priced beyond reach for most. Beoplay A1 is the company’s lowest priced Bluetooth wireless speaker. Despite it tiny size, it sounds much larger than it looks – comparable to wireless speakers of twice its size.
Coming from Bang & Olufsen, you would expect it to be a true luxury item. The speakers are powered by 2 x 140W amplification, with True360 Bang & Olufsen Signature Sound technology. Connect it to your devices via the latest Bluetooth 4.0. The sound is large, well balanced, and engaging – nothing less than impressive.
It has Built-in microphones for phone calls, with 360 degree sensitivity. Apple Siri and Google Now voice command can be quickly activated by pressing a single button. It also works seamlessly with Bang & Olufsen’s award winning Beoplay App.
You get 24 hour of play time between full charges, at moderate volume. It is averaging 2.5 hours for a full charge, however with its adaptive charging capability, getting to a full charge could be quicker with a powerful USB charger.
Beoplay A1 is meant to be a luxury wireless speaker, for those who appreciate refinements and beautiful designs. There are plenty of lower priced wireless speakers in the market, however if you are looking for the best-in-class super compact wireless speaker, then Beoplay A1 would most likely be the best choice for you. Check out the Beoplay A1 introduction video by Bang & Olufsen.
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