An App-enhanced Home Portable Speaker System for iPod/iPhone/iPad and all Smartphones/Tablets with Bluetooth
The HouseParty Portable Wireless is the ultimate home portable speaker packed with both AAC and aptX Bluetooth, along with app-enhanced technology. Stream music wirelessly to the speaker from your Bluetooth-enabled smartphone or tablet, or download the free SmartLink Wireless app and control every feature of the speaker on your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad, from anywhere in the room. The curved pebble design completes an exceptional finish to a speaker which also boasts immersive sound and complete portability.
The powerful rechargeable lithium-battery provides portability whether you’re at home or on the move. Enhance battery life with extended power settings or amplify your speaker’s volume with party mode. Control these properties wirelessly including adjustable EQ settings, individual acoustic levels, and battery management.
Wireless Audio Streaming with AAC and aptX Bluetooth
The HouseParty Portable Wireless comes complete with the latest in Bluetooth technology, with both Advanced Audio Codec (AAC) and aptX; the industry-leading standard for high quality, efficient audio delivery. This means streaming music over Bluetooth is indistinguishable from CD-quality audio. The advanced audio coding provides instant delivery and lower power operation from your device, with optimal performance.
Bluetooth streaming means you can get an amazing audio experience with your Android or Blackberry smartphones and tablets as well as iOS devices. Compatible with any Bluetooth enabled device, you'll be able to access, stream and enjoy your favourite tunes in high-quality audio without the need for wires.
Rechargeable Lithium Battery
Take your speaker everywhere with the rechargeable lithium-battery. With battery power of up to 16-hours, let the music carry-on whether you’re room-to-room, at a BBQ or relaxing by the pool. The HouseParty Portable Wireless is the all-round practical speaker.
iPad Charging / Playback
The HouseParty Portable Wireless is fully compatible with iPad, iPad 2 and new iPad. Made for iPad means the speaker will quick charge your iPad and fully support playing music from your iPod library. You can also use the iPad optimised SmartLink Wireless app to control the functionality of the speaker.
Case Friendly Dock
Docking wells are a thing of the past. The HouseParty Portable Wireless comes with a retractable universal dock which means a reinforced flexible connector and no more individual dock adaptors. You can also dock your iOS device with its case on. Hassle free docking: more time playing your music.
USB Charging for Tablets, Smartphones, and Mobile Devices
You can use the HouseParty Portable Wireless to charge any mobile device from the rear USB charging port. This is also handy if you have more than one mobile device in your home. You can place your iPhone on the dock, and also plug your smartphone, tablet or MP3 player into the back of the speaker to charge. The HouseParty Portable Wireless is the perfect way to ensure all of your mobile devices are charged and ready to go when you wake in the morning.
Line-in Port for Use with Other Music Players
Use the HouseParty Portable Wireless with any music player with a 3.5mm jack. Enjoy your favourite music, movies or games from a Smartphone, MP3 player, Tablet or Laptop by connecting a 3.5mm audio cable into the line-in port.
SmartLink Wireless App
SmartLink Wireless is a free music / alarm clock application for iPhone, iPod touch or iPad. It’s designed to enhance the functionality and usability of your speaker, giving you full wireless control through your iOS device. SmartLink hosts a range of features including EQ settings, Battery Management and much more.
App-enhanced with SmartLink Wireless:
- Complete wireless control – control your speaker over Bluetooth
- EQ settings – adjust your speakers equaliser settings
- Battery management – change between Party, Normal or Extended power modes.
Wireless Remote Control
Use an iPod touch, iPhone or iPad to control the speaker from anywhere in your room, over Bluetooth. Pair your device with the speaker and launch the SmartLink Wireless app. Scroll through your iPod library, adjust the EQ settings, manage the power settings on your speaker, all from the comfort of your seat.
SmartLink includes a built-in music player to access your iPod library. You can search for songs, browse playlists and even display album artwork in full screen and without closing the app. The music player also contains a visualiser.
The SmartLink app provides EQ settings, allowing you to choose the right sound style whatever genre of music you're currently listening to. Whether you're relaxing with some jazz or preparing for the night ahead with your favourite dance tunes, you'll always be able to get the most out of your music.
The HouseParty Portable Wireless comes complete with a rechargeable lithium-ion battery, with up-to 16 hours playback. With the SmartLink Wireless app, you can adjust the speaker's power settings between 3 different modes:
- Party - advanced power output that reduces battery life to 3hrs but delivers immersive 3D sound.
- Normal - the default mode, optimised for 10hrs continuous playback, with great sound at high volumes.
- Extended - extended power mode with reduced volume but battery life lasts an impressive 16hrs”
Made for iPod touch (3rd and 4th generation only). Made for iPhone 4S, iPhone 4 and iPhone 3GS. Made for iPad 2, iPad and New iPad.
Compatible with any Smartphone, Tablet, MP3 Player, PC or Mac with Bluetooth.