en&is: megaphone en&is: megaphone
apr 22, 2011

en&is: megaphone

‘megaphone’ by en&is images courtesy of en&is

‘megaphone’, a passive amplifier by italian studio en&is, is a speaker-like system which reverts to traditional methods of sound distribution. a ceramic form, simple and organic in shape, is gently contoured and designed to amplify and optimize sound output. a thin wooden frame props the body off of the table, increasing the vibration of the object and maximizing the emission of sound. designed for use with the iPod and iPhone, the amplifier – which was recently presented at salone satellite during milan design week 2011 – allows users to play their music aloud in a way not dissimilar to that of a gramophone.

side view

3/4 view

front view

with iPhone

designer isabella lovero,  half of en&is with the megaphone

 

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  • love it! where can I buy it?

    Redondo says:
  • Great!

    Marco says:
  • Megaphone will cost about 399 / 499 (tax and shipping included) and will be available in 3 / 4 days all over the world …..
    Stay Updated, check the site

    en& says:
  • makes a nice sculpture but I wont get any bass from it

    aussie says:
  • It’s beautiful! Finally speakers that aren’t dead ugly!
    Yey en&is.
    Functional beauty. I love it.
    Where can we order it??

    OmiOmiO says:
  • I realy liked! I saw the prototype in satellite and the sound is so cool. Sounds like Gramophone!

    Daniel Pan says:
  • so beautiful ,love it so much :)thanks for this sharing:D

    ffxiv says:

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