Next up in our countdown of the hottest 100 gadgets on the planet is the Bang and Olufsen PLAY Beolit 12
High-end audio wizards, Bang & Olufsen launched its new PLAY sub-brand, earlier this year with its sights on capturing the fast-emerging wireless streaming market. The Apple Airplay-enabled, on-the-go speaker system marks a new era for the company, and a clear break from the company’s recent design identity.
The unique Beolit 12, which brings a whopping 120W digital Class D power amplifier, which drives two 2" tweeters and a 4" woofer to pack an awesome punch for a handbag-sized speaker. It’s also the most reasonably-priced offering from a company that’s long focused on squeezing the wallets of the most proud audiophiles.