Eclipse http://www.stuff.tv/eclipse/news en-GB Eclipse TD-M1: the best-looking AirPlay speakers yet? http://www.stuff.tv/eclipse/ces-2014/eclipse-td-m1-best-looking-airplay-speakers-yet/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The curvy wireless speakers your desktop deserves are coming very soon </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1200" height="900" title="Eclipse TD-M1: the best-looking AirPlay speakers yet?" alt="Eclipse TD-M1: the best-looking AirPlay speakers yet?" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/eclipse-td-m1.jpg?1389381990" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Eclipse has been making speakers for years, but the Fujitsu-owned company has just launched what might be its most exciting pair of noise-makers yet.</p> <p>The TD-M1 package consists of two compact and beautifully designed desktop speakers with built-in amplification, a high-quality DAC and wireless AirPlay capabilities that allow them to jive nicely with iOS devices and iTunes-toting computers. There&rsquo;s even an iOS app for full remote control via an iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch.<br />&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-byline"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/users/sam-kieldsen" title="View user profile.">Sam Kieldsen</a> </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>News Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-section-paginate"> <div class="field-label">Paginate on this section:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Don't paginate </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Eggs-actly the sort of speakers we want to own </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-body"> <div class="field-label">Body:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>AirPlay playback supports CD-quality audio, but if you&rsquo;re a golden-eared audiophile who demands the finest <a href="http://www.stuff.tv/music/why-it-s-time-get-pumped-about-hi-res-audio/feature">Hi-Res Audio</a> the TD-M1s have you covered too: the DAC supports studio master quality sampling rates of 192kHz/24-bit for sources connected via USB.</p> <p>We&rsquo;re itching to try these out for ourselves, so look out for a review in the near future. Eclipse says the speakers will be on sale from February, priced at &pound;999.</p> <p><strong><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/ces-2013/ces-2014-biggest-stories-so-far/feature" target="_blank">CES 2014 - the biggest news so far, live from Las Vegas</a></strong></p> <p><strong><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/ces-2014/2014-ces-hot-stuff-awards/feature">2014 CES Hot Stuff Awards - the 10 best launches from the show</a></strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image #1:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1200" height="900" title="Eclipse TD-M1 " alt="Eclipse TD-M1 " src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/eclipse-td-m1-2.jpg?1389381990" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-make-full-width"> <div class="field-label">Make full width:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Do not make full width </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> CES 2014 Docks and Speakers Eclipse Wed, 08 Jan 2014 21:23:23 +0000 Sam Kieldsen 1430990 at http://www.stuff.tv Icon – Eclipse TD712z Mk2 Black http://www.stuff.tv/eclipse/icon-%E2%80%93-eclipse-td712z-mk2-black/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ooh, rather niceYes, I thought you&#039;d like these. They&#039;re the new black version of the award-winning Eclipse TD712z Mk2 speakers.Award-winning speakers </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="227" height="166" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/stuffnewsthumb_130.jpg?1364402407" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="440" height="651" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/180630fe8bli_0.jpg?1364402407" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Ooh, rather nice</strong></p> <p>Yes, I thought you'd like these. They're the new black version of the award-winning <a href="http://www.eclipse-td.net/">Eclipse</a> TD712z Mk2 speakers.</p> <p><strong>Award-winning speakers – sounds expensive</strong></p> <p>Well, yes, they're a cool £5000. But what you get for that money is a pair of hi-fi soundslingers that are unsurpassed in their timing and precision. These are seriously good speakers.</p> <p><strong>And it doesn't hurt that they look cool...</strong></p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/tv-and-hi-fi/icon/icon-%E2%80%93-eclipse-td712z-mk2-black </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/eclipse/icon-%E2%80%93-eclipse-td712z-mk2-black/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/eclipse/icon-%E2%80%93-eclipse-td712z-mk2-black/news#comments Eclipse TD712z Thu, 27 May 2010 11:46:00 +0000 admin 156074 at http://www.stuff.tv Eclipse Nova Solar http://www.stuff.tv/eclipse-nova-solar/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> This solar bag promises to re-charge your camera and flash while protecting them from the outside world. Is it a shining light? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="550" height="581" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/ECLIPSEnovasolar.jpg?1364299830" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Digital SLR cameras are as fragile and valuable as they are heavy on batteries, so it’s a good idea to protect them. But an even better idea is to carry them in something that will protect them and charge their batteries – something like the Eclipse Nova Solar.&nbsp; </p> <p> This nifty satchel takes the camera bag to the next level by incorporating a solar panel capable of re-juicing your snapper and all of its attendant accessories while it remains safely stowed away.</p> <p> <strong></strong></p> <p> You’ve got to bag it up</p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £100.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">8 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>A gadget’s best friend, the Nova Solar will both charge and protect your shiny trinkets</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/eclipse-nova-solar </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/eclipse-nova-solar/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/eclipse-nova-solar/review#comments Eclipse Fashion Nova Solar Wed, 03 Sep 2008 05:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 10805 at http://www.stuff.tv Eclipse TD-A502 http://www.stuff.tv/eclipse/eclipse-td-a502/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> It’s a big cone with a knob on top. Does such style mean that the performance will suffer? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="180" height="135" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/168000541th_0.jpg?1364300695" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>This extraordinary amp from Eclipse represents one extreme of the options available at this price point. Flexibility and connectivity are not central to the TD-A502’s modus operandi: it features just one pair of line-level inputs, a 30w per channel output and one set of speaker connections. That’s your lot – no remote, no tone controls, nothing.</p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £875.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">10 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> So is it a work of madness or genius? That really depends on your outlook… </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/eclipse-td-a502 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/eclipse/eclipse-td-a502/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/eclipse/eclipse-td-a502/review#comments Eclipse TD-A502 Mon, 23 Oct 2006 05:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 2644 at http://www.stuff.tv Eclipse TD510 http://www.stuff.tv/eclipse/eclipse-td510/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> They look like alien eggs, but can they deliver a sound that&#039;s out of this world? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="529" height="397" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/eclipse-td510-white_0.jpg?1364300695" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Jeepers Creepers</p> <p>Every time we look at Eclipse’s TD510 stereo speakers, we see a pair of beady eyes staring back at us. It’s not all about the looks though, and these eyeballs really give your ears a treat.</p> <p>The egg-shaped speakers need a bit of pampering to get the most from them; you’ll need a system of suitable quality and the positioning has to be spot on. Thankfully they look unfeasibly gorgeous so you’ll easily forgive them for the trouble. </p> <p>The hunt is on</p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £1,200.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">10 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> An oddball design and difficult temperament mean the TD510s aren't for everyone but pay dividends to those who persist </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/eclipse-td510 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/eclipse/eclipse-td510/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/eclipse/eclipse-td510/review#comments Eclipse TD510 Tue, 17 Oct 2006 05:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 2473 at http://www.stuff.tv Eclipse TD712z http://www.stuff.tv/eclipse/eclipse-td712z/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Eclipse TD712z are made from premium materials and retrieve a torrent of information </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="977" height="1119" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/eclipse_td_712z_1000x1245_0.jpg?1364300873" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>These are probably the most dramatic speakers on the market. Premium materials, painstaking acoustic engineering and ludicrous attention to detail (the stands are weighted with sand from China’s Min river) result in profound pride of ownership.</p> <p>They’re not flawless but their amazing focus and timing bring songs you’ve heard a million times bounding into life – definitely worth the cash flow issues that will follow its purchase. </p> <p>The torrent of information they retrieve can get a little ragged at times but it’s a small price to pay for such extraordinary sound. </p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £4,000.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">8 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Eclipse’s sriking, oddball design delivers studio-faithful sound </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/eclipse-td712z </div> </div> </div> http://www.stuff.tv/eclipse/eclipse-td712z/review#comments Eclipse TD712z Mon, 18 Sep 2006 05:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 1880 at http://www.stuff.tv