- High performance - utilizes Focal's world-class design and engineering leadership
- Cutting edge -- uncompressed wireless audio, 24-bit /192kHz upsampling DAC, in a stylish subwoofer/electronics housing
- Flexible - accepts wide array of analog and digital connections hard-wired and wireless. Can be positioned horizontally, vertically or even mounted on a wall.
- User-Friendly - compact lifestyle design is stylish, simple to install and easy to operate
Saturday, April 30, 2011
Focal The Bird 2.1
French loudspeaker specialist Focal's new The Bird 2.1 is compact system composed of mini two-way satellites connected to the “Power Bird,” which serves as a amplifier, 24-bit/192kHz upsampling DAC, and subwoofer in a single box. Supplied with a wireless dongle, Bird 2.1 interfaces with the Apple iPhone, iTouch, and iPad, providing uncompressed wireless audio. An optional USB dongle ($99.95) expands wireless connectivity to include any computer with a USB output. The user-friendly system includes a unified remote control and will accept a variety of analog and digital connections, both hardwired and wireless. The units can be positioned horizontally, vertically, or even mounted on a wall