There are a plethora of speaker options available on the market, but only one system promises to deliver a portable and rechargeable speaker with AirPlay enabled and iHome iW1 AirPlay wireless audio system finally available now. The iW1 is a portable speaker system that uses AirPlay wireless audio streaming technology, enabling music lovers to play their favorite tunes anywhere with a home Wi-Fi network, it can receive music from Wi-Fi connected sources like iTunes and iDevices. According to the company, a quick trip to an Apple Store, Best Buy or Crutchfield should let you snag one and the latter’s site won’t have any until November 3rd………………….
A new era of wireless entertainment has arrived as iHome, a leading supplier of innovative iPad, iPhone and iPod speaker solutions, released the iW1 Wireless Rechargeable Speaker System with AirPlay. The iW1 is a portable speaker system that is easily set-up via the free iHome Connect app to stream crystal clear audio within Wi-Fi network range from your iTunes library or iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch. “The portability, premium sound and proprietary app that ensures easy set-up, are all delivered at an affordable price; giving owners a perfect audio solution for their home. We’re very excited with the final result of the iW1 and all it offers from both a design and feature standpoint,” said Ezra S. Ashkenazi, President of iHome. “The portability, premium sound and proprietary app that ensures easy set-up, are all delivered at an affordable price; giving owners a perfect audio solution for their home.” Powered by a rechargeable lithium-ion battery and controllable by the sleek, capacitive touch panel, iOS device or included remote control, the iW1 enables a truly wireless listening experience that employs Bongiovi Acoustics Digital Power Station (DPS) technology and four (4) active speakers for premium audio performance in a compact design. Using AirPlay, owners can wirelessly stream music over Wi-Fi to the unit from iTunes on their Mac, PC, iPhone, iPad or iPod touch and enjoy music in any room of the house. AirPlay requires iTunes 10.1 or later and iPhone, iPad or iPod touch with iOS 4.2 or later. The iW1 is currently available for purchase at Apple Store, Best Buy and Crutchfield for $299.