ora ïto mobility family fuses technology and design at maison et objet
ora ïto mobility family fuses technology and design at maison et objet
sep 13, 2014

ora ïto mobility family fuses technology and design at maison et objet

ora ïto mobility family fuses technology and design at maison et objet
images courtesy of ora ïto




by merging technology with design, clothing and furniture, the ora ïto ‘mobility’ collection creates a cluster of connected electronic-based products and was on display at the 2014 maison et objet. the forms reverse the cold technology, efficiency and rigidity of electrical devices into nomadic, soft products that better reveal people’s personalities. this break from aesthetic aggressiveness and functionality incorporates materials as the heart of the project. colors, textures and touch are for choosing and can be mixed meaning they become part of its DNA.





the elegant and contemporary wearable technology reflects design and architecture cues that are reminiscent from its italian furniture creation source. in the same way people buy shoes, clothes and watches, this range will induce a similar consideration for purchasing.


‘with the ora ïto collection you will no longer resemble a robot, nor will you have the impression of wearing a motorcycle helmet on your head’, explains ora ïto. the assortment’s production relied on bigben connected, who are specialists in the creation and conception of high-tech accessories.

the 3/4 front view of  the ’emïly’ speakers




the ‘gïotto’ on-ear headphones have speakers measuring 40mm in diameter and boasts a power rating of 20mW-30mW. this benefits the listening experience, which is also aided by the ergonomic ear-cushions and the volume/selection in-line remote control. the satin metal finished gadget is available in fabric or leather offering characteristic decisions to the users.





the fabric, leather or polyurethane ‘ayrtön’ headphones also have speakers that are 40mm in diameter and offer a power rating of 20mW. this product has two interchangeable bands that enable personalization with multiple colors to choose from. the modular headset features ergonomic swivel-mounted ear-cushions and a built-in microphone for phone calls.

the collection ranges includes headphones, speakers and accessory cases




measuring 232mm x 144mm x 1147mm, the ’emïly’ speakers connects to smartphones and computers to wirelessly play music via bluetooth 4.0. it is compact yet powerful, providing four hours of max volume sound or seven hours at normal volume thanks to the built-in 12V battery. the audio box is available in kvadrat tempo or leather material that blends well with the satin metal finishes.

the danish textile design company ‘kvadrat’ materials are used throughout the line




as the little brother – in design terms – of ‘gïotto’, the ‘täo’ earphones are styled in the same form and incorporates the same satin metal finishes and fabrics. it is a play of elegance and modernity that comes with three bud sizes to fit comfortable for all. the ‘täo’, as well as the rest of the ‘mobility’ collection are on show at the 2014 maison et objet in paris.

the täo earphones have flat seamless, cloth-covered cords that have also has a built-in microphone


the ayrtön is a modular object that is adaptable to all attitudes


the emïly speaker reflects interior architecture to blend into any space

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