Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin line is not new. In the premium segment, this product has been launched successfully in the audio world with its unique design puts the golden era of portable speakers that come with a special docking for iPod or iPhone. Now, as the development of technology and the shifting trend to more practical wireless connection , Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Wireless presents variants.
Unique and Minimalist Design
Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Wireless arguably as an evolution of the generation Zeppelin Air. For your information, Zeppelin Air is the Zeppelin generation that has been equipped to support wireless AirPlay feature that is exclusive only for streaming on the iPad, iPod or iPhone that supports AirPlay. The difference, Zeppelin Wireless is now more compatible with many devices as has a Bluetooth connection as a wireless connectivity option.
Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Wireless still comes with an oval-shaped design which at first glance looks like a bullet. Prioritizing the wireless connection, docking to plug your iPod or iPhone in the face that usually exist in products Zeppelin is now officially eliminated. The interface is directly visible much more minimalist and elegant added.
Bowers & Wilkins is also very concerned with the whole key element in the body. Navigation buttons on the body Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Wireless comes with a modern style. Each button is designed to stand out and are very comfortable to push. To make it looks minimalist this button placed at the top rear of the body. Which we think is unique is the Bluetooth button placement is hiding right next to the right of the Bowers & Wilkins logo in the bottom body.
Complete Wireless Connection Options, Good Quality Audio
As we have informed earlier, by carrying Wireless connectivity Wireless Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin can be connected to any gadget via a Bluetooth connection. To connect to your home network, can take WiFi features advantage or via an ethernet cable. In addition, the device is also equipped with the Apple’s AirPlay features and Spotify Connect.
When tried, streaming from smartphones to Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Wireless is also very easy and fast connection via Bluetooth. We almost did not encounter problems when connecting to a smartphone that we use. For iPod, iPad or iPhone users , could exploit the AirPlay features and settings can be faster by utilizing the companion application. Which is quite unfortunate, this companion application is not available for Android users.
This speaker is equipped with two 1-inch tweeters, two 3.5-inch midrange drivers and a subwoofer measuring 6.5 inches respectively, all of which are still powered by an amplifier class D. No lag, there is also a chip DSP (Digital Signal Processing) to ensure voice signal output in more detail and minimal distortion.
Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Wireless not only offers complete wireless connectivity but also beautiful and elegant design and excellent sound quality. However, with a price tag of reaching U$D 600-1000 speaker obviously is not intended for everyone and targeting the audience of the rich people. If funding is not an issue and you are willing to spend hundreds of dollars for a wireless speaker, Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Wireless are the right choice for you to take home.