Libratone has announced that it’s (already really attractive) Zipp and Zipp mini speakers are shortly removing another reason for we to buy.
With a giveaway app refurbish rollout after in a year, a speakers will residence Amazon’s digital partner Alexa.
The proclamation comes as partial of a tech gathering IFA 2017 now function in Berlin, and will no doubt be a acquire further for people who have already bought a Libratone speakers.
But this also creates them a some-more engaging tender for anyone meditative of removing an Alexa-powered orator in their home.
Setting Sonos in a sights
When we reviewed a Zipp orator in June, we gave it 4 stars, and that was but a digital partner component, so it is now a severely engaging proposition. The Zipp and a Zipp mini conduct to hover a line between a great-sounding home orator and an on-the-go speaker.
Both underline Wi-Fi, definition we can set adult a plain multi-room system, and with a recent announcement that Alexa now has a capability to control this arrange of arrangement, this could be only what a Zipp line needs to make it a critical Sonos competitor.
The Zipp speakers already underline Apple’s Air Play, and are already prepared for Air Play 2 when it launches after this year. Simon Peschcke Køedt, VP of Global Marketing for Libratone said: ”We are unapproachable to be one of a initial Wireless orator companies in a universe to recover AirPlay 2 support. This will underpin a aspiration of bringing good sounding and beautifully designed wireless speakers to a universe even further”
According to Libratone, all of these new facilities will automatically rollout in giveaway app updates after in a year, so we don’t have to do anything to take advantage of them solely refurbish your software.
- IFA 2017 is Europe’s biggest tech show. The TechRadar group is in Berlin to move we all a violation news and hands-on initial impressions of new phones, watches and other tech as they’re announced.