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PCR's guide to the latest speakers, docks and headphones

We round up the latest audio products on the market
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With soundbars and advanced headsets becoming more popular, plus the rise of Bluetooth, users and businesses are on the hunt for quality audio accessories that also look great.

PCR lists a host of speakers, docks and headphones.

TP-LINK GROOVI RIPPLE SPEAKER
Distributors: CMS Distribution, Entatech, Exertis, Spire Technology, Tech Data
This pocket-sized Bluetooth speaker provides high quality audio over a maximum range of 20 metres, with an adjustable angle and handle. A larger sound driver ensures an unstoppable music experience.
Specs: 20-metre Bluetooth range, portable.
SRP: £24.99

SONY MDR ZX310AP (pictured)
Distributor: Peak Development
These over-ear headphones feature a folding design that makes them comfortable for hours of listening. The 30mm driver units deliver sharper audio while a closed back design helps to lock the music in and keep distractions out.
Specs: 30mm neodymium drivers, 10– 24,000Hz frequency range.
SRP: £30 inc VAT

DYNAMODE S800BT CLEARSOUND SYSTEM
Distributors: Spire Technology, Digitek Trading
The Dynamode S800BT is a powerful ‘ClearSound’ portable speaker system with superior sound that can fill almost any medium-sized room. It features built-in rechargeable batteries, memory card input and smartphone connectivity.
Specs: Bluetooth, memory card input, rechargeable batteries.
SRP: £25

BLUE MICROPHONES LOLA HEADPHONES
Distributor: CMS Distribution
Lola is a headphone for the true music listener – designed to help you get closer to your music, not just make a fashion statement. Lola is designed to help consumers rediscover their favourite music.
Specs: 50mm, 397g.
SRP: £229.99

DYNAMODE S121BT SPEAKER
Distributors: Spire Technology, Digitek Trading
The Dynamode S121BT is a universal BT, pocket-sized cylindrical speaker. It has built-in rechargeable batteries, memory card input and smartphone connectivity for hands-free, two-way audio communications.
Specs: Pocket-sized, rechargeable batteries, memory card input.
SRP: £10

NGS ARTICA JELLY HEADPHONES
Distributor: Meroncourt
The NGS Artica Jelly is a set of Bluetooth 2.1 wireless enabled stereo headphones that allow you to enjoy the freedom of listening to music without cables. Pair up with your devices for uninterrupted music of up to eight hours.
Specs: Bluetooth 2.1, rechargeable battery, 10m wireless range.
SRP: £20.99

APPROX BLUETOOTH MUSIC RECEIVER
Distributor: Meroncourt
This Bluetooth music receiver allows you to provide wireless connectivity to traditional stereos and other devices which have a 3.5mm jack cable. You can transmit audio signals wirelessly via Bluetooth.
Specs: 3.5mm jack, 10 hours battery life, Bluetooth technology.
SRP: £17.99

VEHO M6 MODE SPEAKER
Distributor: Peak Development
The wireless 360-degree M6 Mode speaker from Veho features a high quality retro design, coupled with superior sound quality. It allows you to stream your music wherever you are.
Specs: 1800 mAh battery for up to eight hours of playback, built-in mic for hands-free calls.
SRP: £119.95 inc VAT

HYPERX CLOUD REVOLVER HEADSET
Contact: HyperX
HyperX Cloud Revolver is the newest addition to the Cloud headset range. It features a studio grade sound stage with 50mm directional drivers to deliver wider depth and width for improved audio precision in games.
Specs: 360g weight, 3.5mm stereo and mic plugs, 50mm drivers.
SRP: £99.98

LIBRATONE ZIPP MINI
Contact: Libratone
Take wireless, high-end sound everywhere with the portable Libratone ZIPP Mini, now with multi-room connectivity. The ZIPP Mini boasts a smaller form factor and works with a new dedicated SoundSpaces app.
Specs: Covers available in a range of colours, dedicated app, portable, small form factor.
SRP: £179

LUCIDSOUND LS30 WIRELESS GAMING
Distributor: Exertis
The LS30 Universal Wireless Console Gaming Headset is the first from fresh accessory brand LucidSound. It can be used with mobile gaming devices, phones and audio devices, as well as Xbox One, PS4, Xbox 360 and PS3.
Specs: Built-in battery (15 hours per charge), 50mm speakers, 3 EQ presets, 3.5mm cable, flexible boom mic.
SRP: £129.99

TURTLE BEACH EARFORCE Z300 HEADSET
Distributor: Turtle Beach
Get high-performance wireless 7.1 channel Dolby Surround Sound audio with the EarForce Z300. Maximise your gaming and digital media enjoyment with interference-free Dual-Band Wi-Fi wireless and premium 50mm speakers.
Specs: 50mm speakers, rechargeable battery with 15 hours from one charge, Bluetooth, 7.1 Dolby Surround Sound.
SRP: £149.99

RAZER LEVIATHAN MINI
Distributor: VIP Computers
The Razer Leviathan Mini is a small, portable, feature-packed mobile speaker. Using Bluetooth aptX for CD- like audio quality, the dual drivers deliver fantastic sound reproduction in a tiny package.
Specs: 10 hour battery life, 12w x 2 speaker output, 3.5mm audio jack.
SRP: £139.99

MAD CATZ FREQ TE HEADSET
Distributor: Entatech
With crisp stereo sound, memory foam earcups and a unidirectional mic, the F.R.E.Q.TE is an ideal tournament ally and boasts eSports-level audio response. The mic is custom-tuned to pick up only your voice during LAN tournaments.
Specs: 50mm drivers, memory foam earcups, unidirectional mic.
SRP: £69.99

TRITTON KATANA GAMING HEADSET
Distributor: Tritton
The Katana is described as the world’s first HDMI-powered gaming headset with wireless connectivity. Connect the included HDMI base station to a console, PC, or other audio source and experience HD-quality audio wirelessly.
Specs: 33ft range, HDMI-powered, 3.5mm to 3.5mm chat cable included.
SRP: £159.99

ACME BAT SPEAKER
Distributor: Peak Development
This stylish portable Bluetooth speaker from the Acme Urban Harmony range features both convenient design and innovative features. The clever one- touch control allows you to play music, adjust volume and pair your devices.
Specs: Bluetooth technology, wireless, splash-proof.
SRP: £29.99 inc VAT

CONTACT
CMS Distribution: ....... 01423 704 700
Digitek Trading:.......... 01254 703 000
Entatech: ..................... 0333 101 1000
Exertis: ............01279 822 822 (Home)
Exertis: ................... 01256 707070 (IT)
HyperX:........................ 01932 738 888
Libratone: ............ anr@libratone.com
Meroncourt: ................ 01462 680 060
Peak Development: .... 01489 796 979
Spire Technology:....... 01202 828 444
Tech Data: ................... 01256 788 000
Tritton:......................... 01633 928 072
Turtle Beach: sales@turtlebeach.com
VIP Computers: ........... 0871 622 7500

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