Parrot debuts Bluetooth boombox

Looking like an iPod speaker dock without the 'iPod dock' bit or, in other words, looking like a speaker, Parrot's black box of tricks is in fact a Bl

Looking like an iPod speaker dock without the 'iPod dock' bit or, in other words, looking like a speaker, Parrot's black box of tricks is in fact a Bluetooth party beast.Pumping out a hefty 60W from its man-sized body, the Boombox thieves music from suitably Bluetoothed phones and MP3 players – no wires required.The one block 2.1 setup houses both the sub and stereo cones alongside all the A2DP innards.Be prepared for some backache if you do hoik it on your shoulder boombox stylee though, at 5.4kg, it's no lightweight.

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Parrot Boombox Price: €230 On sale: Q2 2007 Contact: Parrot Related stories: BluOnyx gets our mobiles streaming