bang & olufsen announce the one touch beosound essence
 
bang & olufsen announce the one touch beosound essence bang & olufsen announce the one touch beosound essence
jan 08, 2014

bang & olufsen announce the one touch beosound essence

bang & olufsen announce the one touch beosound essence
all images courtesy of bang & olufsen

 

 

 

bang & olufsen has just announced the arrival of their new product at CES 2014, las vagas: the beosound essence, a sound system which offers users the simplest way yet to listen to music within the home, with just one touch. most of the songs that we access from cloud-based services or have stored on our phones and tablets is never really heard, as it’s often too complicated to find it in our ever-expanding panoplies of digital files, turn on the speakers and connect. by placing the beosound essence remote wherever it’s convenient — mounted on the wall beside a light switch, or situated on a table, counter, or shelf — users can start listening to music as soon as they walk into the room. one touch turns the system on, and another skips between playlist tracks or internet radio stations, mutes the music and adjusts the volume.

 

 

the streamlined beosound essence sits on any surface

 

 

the beosound essence sound system consists of two mechanical components: an aluminium beosound essence remote with true bang & olufsen touch and movement, and a hide-away box that is the control unit for airplay streaming, dlna streaming, spotify connect, qplay and thousands of global internet radio stations.

 

 

the one touch sound system allows for simple and easy listening within the home

 

 

the sound system mounts on the wall, allowing users to listen to music as soon as they walk in the door

 

 

the bang & olufsen beosound essence remote

 

 

the aluminium component of the one touch remote controlled sound system

  • Stunning. Just like all of the B&O pieces.
    I would have liked to see how this minimalist piece managed to handle the task.

    Ron Smith says:
  • Love that B & O. It would have been nice to see, as was suggested, just how it works.

    Ron Smith says:

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