There was a time when Creative ruled the digital audio world. Its Sound Blaster system was the default card and speaker kit for your PC always delivering kick ass audio right across the range. Today in the face of competition from every angle, Creative has maintained its grip on the sector by continuing to produce quality products at competitive pricing.
As if on cue, here are three more examples incorporating Bluetooth wireless technology that will drive the affordable digital audio market even further.
Creative D80 One Piece Speaker
This is a compact one piece speaker system that will pair with any Bluetooth device such as an iPhone, iPad, Blackberry, Android or notebook and offer respectable sound delivery up to a 10 metre range. The powered speaker comes in four funky colours and also contains an auxiliary wired port for non Bluetooth devices. Pairing is via a simple connect button and the unit can toggle between two pre paired devices at any one time.
At just £39.99 this is a handy mobile speaker to have handy anywhere and you can find a colour to suit your mood too!
Creative WP-450 Bluetooth Headphones
The days of using a set of headphones for listening to music and also a hands free headset for your phone are now a thing of the past. These high quality Bluetooth headphones will cover both bases for you without a wire in sight. The built in Neodymium drivers will deliver thumping high quality audio, whilst the one click answer button will let you switch over to a voice call when you need it, and the built in invisible mic with apt-x technology will let you chat away in high fidelity to your heart’s content. The ‘phones come in three versions from £59.99 to £119.99.
Zii Sound Dx Modular Speaker system
How about a Bluetooth modular sound system that will as versatile as you need it to be? You can connect up to three D5x speaker units at any one time together with a dedicated ZiiSound DSx wireless subwoofer if you crave that extra bass thump. You can go from a single bed side table speaker to connecting a full surround sound theatre experience whenever you need it.
Entry level price for one speaker £139.99 up to £349.99 for a complete set.