B+W FORMATION AUDIO Black Wireless Audio Hub

£599.99

Availability: In stock

  • ColourBlack
  • Manufacturer Guarantee2 years
  • EAN0714346330041

The ultimate setup of a traditional Bowers + Wilkins sound system, for decades, has been
the defi nition of high-fi delity sound. Now, the uncompromising Bowers + Wilkins audio
heritage is married with 21st-century streaming convenience due to the new Formation
Audio. It fi nally enables high-quality wireless streaming to your existing passive system
or from existing passive components – CD player, turntable, or other pieces – to wireless
Formation speakers, anywhere in the home. Our analogue-to-digital converter ensures
there are no lag or breaks in sound, even between rooms, while 96/24-bit streaming
maintains legendary Bowers + Wilkins sound resolution. Just think – existing passive
sound system quality, now synced to stream anywhere, wirelessly. It is why Formation
by Bowers + Wilkins is the Highest Form of Sound™.


Formation Audio
Transform your passive system into a multi-room system
Connect analogue devices and stream to Formation speakers
Stream in 96/24 bit high-resolution to your passive system
Features Formation® Wireless Technology
WiFi, Apple® AirPlay 2®, and Bluetooth compatible
Sets up in moments
Synchronisation in perfected harmony with other Formation products

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Technical Specification Model
Formation Audio

Description
Wireless Audio Hub

Technical features
Apple® AirPlay 2® technology
Spotify® Connect
Roon Ready
Bluetooth In
High performance ananlogue-to-digital converter (ADC)
High performance digital-to-analogue converter (DAC)

Input voltage
100V – 240V – 50/60Hz

Power consumption
Below 6 Watts (Sleep)*

Connections
Digital audio in (Toslink)
Analogue audio in (2 x RCA)
Digital audio out (1 x RCA)
Analogue audio out (2 x RCA)
Network (RJ45 Ethernet or WiFi)
USB – service only
Bluetooth
Bluetooth® v4.1, Class 2
AptX HD
AAC
SBC

Dimensions
Height: 44mm (1.7 in)
Width: 215mm (8.5 in)
Depth: 263mm (10.4 in)
Weight: 1.0kg (2.2lb)

AirPlay 2 compatibility
iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch with iOS 11.4 or later, Apple TV 4K or Apple TV (4th Generation) with tv OS 11.4 or later, Mac or PC with iTunes 12.8 or later.

*Formation devices have multiple radios and therefore are compliant for the ERP requirements for a HiNA device