Libratone Zipp AirPlay & PlayDirect Speaker Review

The Libratone Zipp is a Libratone Zipp is an easy-to-use, wireless sound system wrapped in changeable Italian wool. Stream your favorite tunes with PlayDirect and AirPlay technology, directly from your music device. The minimalistic speaker provides up to eight hours of battery time and the patented FullRoom technology creates a 360° sound experience. Speaker covers are sold separately with eight vivid colors to choose from. Libratone Zipp is freedom – to go. Available in Funky & Classic Collections the Libratone Zipp packs a Libratone Zipp speaker and two extra zip-on covers. The Libratone Zip is a feature rich speaker, that allows you to not just use airplay but also has a USB port and line0n jack. The Libratone PlayDirect creates a direct Wi-Fi connection between your speaker and any compatible device, making it possible to stream your audio from iPad, iPhone, iPod touch or computer without the need for an in-home Wi-Fi connection.  Battery life for the Libratone Zipp  with PlayDirect is 4-5hrs, and 8-10hrs wired, which should be adequate for your outdoor or road trip needs.

In terms of Audio fidelity, the Libratone Zipp really shines giving you a clear crisp and rich sound experience that can rivals any other portable speaker system on the market. Priced at 4399 with on cover and $499 with three cover. The Libratone Zipp is a great portable and wireless speaker accessory to go with your iDevices. Available now at your local Apple store or here


PlayDirect technology is AirPlay on-the-go! Works with iPad (4th and 3rd generation), iPad 2, iPad, iPad mini, iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPod touch (5th, 4th and 3rd generations) with iOS 4.3.3 and iTunes 10.2.2 (Mac and PC) or later.


60W total. Full Digital Amplification 2.1 Stereo system with Full Room DSP optimization.


Frequency range: 60-20.000 Hz.
Max. output: 96 dB SPL/ 1m.