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Focal Bird USB Dongle

Wirelessly connect your computer to your Focal Bird powered speaker system

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by Marshall Chase
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With this handy USB dongle, you can wirelessly stream music from your computer to your Focal Bird powered speaker system. And that's not just the music stored on your PC, either — it also streams any audio source your computer can access online. So you can enjoy Internet radio stations, Pandora®, SlackerFM — you name it. If it plays through your computer's speakers, you can stream it to your Focal Bird system to enjoy with far better sound quality.

Focal Bird USB Dongle

The dongle plugs into a USB port on your computer, and has a transmission range of up to 33 feet.

Highlights:

  • for use with all Focal Bird systems featuring the Power Bird amplifier/subwoofer module
  • Kleer® wireless transmitter for high-quality audio signals
  • connects to USB port on your computer
  • compatible with both Mac® and Windows® operating systems
  • range: up to 33 feet
  • warranty: 1 year
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee
 

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  • Digital wireless USB transmitter
  • Protection cap (installed)
  • User Manual (En/Fr)

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Features

Compatibility: Focal's Digital wireless USB transmitter allows you to wirelessly stream music from your Mac computer (OS X 10.5+) or Windows PC (Vista+) to your Focal Bird Speaker System (sold separately). Simply plug in the Digital wireless USB transmitter into a free USB (type-A) port on your computer. Your Focal Bird system's IR remote control will operate basic playback functions of your wirelessly connected computer. Playback functions include; Play/Pause, Fast Forward/Rewind, and Skip Previous/Next.

Note: One USB transmitter can be associated with up to 4 Focal Bird Speaker Systems (only one Focal system can play at a time). Up to 4 USB transmitters can be associated with one Focal Bird Speaker System.

Kleer Technology: The Focal Digital wireless USB transmitter employs Kleer wireless technology for uncompressed wireless audio transmission. Kleer wireless technology delivers lossless CD-quality digital stereo audio (up to 16-bit/44.1kHz) over a robust 2.4GHz radio-frequency link (up to 33') with very low power consumption.

 
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5 out of 5

Works great but takes a few minutes to sync.

Written By Esteban S., New Orleans, LA on Saturday, October 19, 2013
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Works perfectly love it! but the first time I tried to sync it to the power bird it took a little bit of time and a few tries.
Pros:
Great sound is amazing
Cons:
Takes a little bit of time to sync the first time you use it.
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