iPod Speakers: Articles & Videos

Choosing Speakers for your iPod, iPhone, and iPad

Choosing Speakers for your iPod, iPhone, and iPad

by Ralph Graves

Want to share music from your iPad, iPhone, or iPod? Here are tips on how to choose the best powered speaker system for your needs.

 
Intro to Apple AirPlay

Intro to Apple AirPlay

by Ralph Graves

Apple Airplay® is a feature of Apple’s iTunes® program (version 10 or later). It’s a way to wirelessly stream content from an Apple portable (iPhone®, iPod...

 

iPod® Glossary

by Ralph Graves

Glossary of terms associated with Apple iPods, iPhones and iPads.

 
Video: Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Air

Video: Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Air

by Video Guest

Greg Williams from Bowers & Wilkins came to Crutchfield to talk about their Zeppelin Air, a powered speaker system with Apple AirPlay®.

 
Video: A Review of the Bose® SoundDock® II system and SoundDock® Portable system

Video: A Review of the Bose® SoundDock® II system and SoundDock® Portable system

by Chris Egner, Ralph Graves

Bose's SoundDock® II system and SoundDock® Portable system are discussed by Crutchfield experts in this short video.

 
Video: Audioengine speakers demo

Video: Audioengine speakers demo

by Tara W.

Aaron Cochran, the trainer from Audioengine, came to Crutchfield to demo their A5 and A2 powered speakers.

 
Video: Audioengine wireless adapters demo

Video: Audioengine wireless adapters demo

by Tara W.

Aaron Cochran, the trainer from Audioengine, came to Crutchfield to demo their wireless adapters.

 
The Focal XS 2.1 Multimedia Sound System delivers audio goodness

The Focal XS 2.1 Multimedia Sound System delivers audio goodness

by Ralph Graves

I recently had an opportunity to take home a Focal XS® 2.1 Multimedia Sound System and try it out for a while. It was an assignment I readily accepted. Focal (pronounced Foh-CAHL) is a...

 
Bluetooth® for home and car audio

Bluetooth® for home and car audio

by Ralph Graves

An introduction to Bluetooth features for home and car audio/video gear, including NFC, aptX, speakerphones, headsets, and sports options.

 
Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Air

Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Air

by Ralph Graves

Ralph tries out the Zeppelin Air, and compares it to the original Bowers & Wlikins Zeppelin which he also reviewed. Can the addition of Apple's AirPlay wireless technology really make that much difference?

 
DAC buying guide

DAC buying guide

by Dave Bar

Learn how to find the best outboard digital-to-analog converter for your home or portable audio applications.

 
Home Speakers Glossary

Home Speakers Glossary

by Loren Barstow

Learn about the features and technical specifications you'll find in today's speakers.

 
Reviewing the Bose® SoundDock™

Reviewing the Bose® SoundDock™

by Ralph Graves

Ralph Graves tries out the Bose SoundDock powered speaker system designed for the iPod, and finds it as simple to operate as the player itself.

 
Video: Bose® SoundLink® Wireless Mobile speaker

Video: Bose® SoundLink® Wireless Mobile speaker

by Tara W.

Tara, Crutchfield writer, tried out the Bose® SoundLink® Wireless Mobile speaker, and tells us about its Bluetooth® wireless capabilities, portable design and sound quality.

 
Video: Definitive Technology Sound Cylinder

Video: Definitive Technology Sound Cylinder

by Tara W.

The Definitive Technology Sound Cylinder clamps to your tablet, providing a stable base for your device. Two full-range speakers and one woofer provide crisp, clear sound.

 
Video: Intro to Apple AirPlay

Video: Intro to Apple AirPlay

by Ralph Graves

Apple Airplay® is a feature of Apple’s iTunes® program (version 10 or later). It’s a way to wirelessly stream content from an Apple portable (iPhone®, iPod...

 
Video: JBL OnBeat Venue LT Bluetooth® Speaker System

Video: JBL OnBeat Venue LT Bluetooth® Speaker System

by Video Guest

The JBL OnBeat Venue LT features a Lightning connector in its dock, so your brand-new Apple portable can charge up while you play your music through this powerful sounding speaker system.

 
Video: JBL Charge Portable Bluetooth® Speaker and Backup Battery

Video: JBL Charge Portable Bluetooth® Speaker and Backup Battery

by Video Guest

The JBL Charge is a high-quality Bluetooth speaker system and backup battery rolled into one. Its delivers up to 12 hours of continuous music playback, or you can use some of that power to recharge your smartphone or other compatible portable device.