Bluesound PULSE FLEX Portable Wireless Multi-Room Smart Speaker with BluetoothModel: Pulse-Flex-Black
- The PULSE FLEX is a game-changing, two-way speaker that delivers the best of performance and portability. Mount a pair in the corners of a large room, or even take one with you on a picnic. Personal audio will never look the same again.
1. Connect the speaker to your Wi-Fi network and listen to all your favourite music, wirelessly anywhere in the home.
2. Stream any music service or library directly from your smartphone, tablet or laptop in CD-quality with aptX® Bluetooth
3. Use the BluOS app on your smartphone, tablet or desktop to control music in any and every room.
4. Group a PULSE FLEX with other Bluesound Players in the home and create room-to-room music that plays in perfect sync.
5. Attach the rechargeable BP100 Battery Pack and take your music whenever and wherever you go.*
RICH, SIZE-DEFYING SOUND
The PULSE FLEX is an ultra-compact two-way speaker that uses the most advanced digital amplifiers coupled with two custom full-range drivers to deliver deep, detailed sound wherever you listen. All of your tracks will go through the most advanced audio processing each time you tap play for accurate studio-quality sound, letting you experience all of your music to the fullest without comprising quality for portability and size.
STREAM ANY MUSIC. NO MATTER WHERE IT LIVES.
With aptX® Bluetooth on Bluesound, you can wirelessly stream any music or app from a Bluetooth-enabled device in pure CD-quality, opening up a whole new realm of streaming possibilities while on the go with the PULSE FLEX. aptX® Bluetooth significantly reduces the bit rate without affecting audio quality or introducing latency issues, and lets you enjoy higher-quality streams in or outside your home.
LISTEN TO ALL YOUR MUSIC IN ANY AND EVERY CORNER.
Using the BluOS app, connect the PULSE FLEX to your home network and easily control all of your music throughout the home from any smartphone, tablet, or laptop. Instantly discover and enjoy millions of songs from your existing music services, tune in to your favourite internet radio stations and podcasts from around the world, or access and listen to your entire music collections with a few simple steps.
DESIGNED FOR ANY LISTENING SPACE
Place a PULSE FLEX in any nook or cranny in the home and connect it to your WiFi, or add the battery pack for grab-and-go streaming on the patio with aptX Bluetooth. Group the PULSE FLEX with other Bluesound Players to play music in different rooms in perfect sync with zero delays or distortion. Charge up the battery pack by simply plugging in the PULSE FLEX with it attached, and listen for up to six hours in or outside the home, worry- and wire-free.
Bluesound has been the recipient of numerous awards—including multiple Product of the Year and Best Buys awards—from leading audio publications such as What Hi-Fi? and Secrets of Home Theater and High Fidelity. Since its inception, Bluesound has been committed to delivering clear, detailed sound and it is this commitment that has been met with a wide range of positive reviews from the likes of Residential Systems, Home Cinema Choice, AVS Forum, and many more.
Supported File Formats - MP3, AAC, WMA, OGG, WMA-L, ALAC, OPUS
Hi-Res formats - FLAC, MQA, WAV, AIFF
Native Sampling Rates - 32 - 192 kHz
Bit Depths - 16 - 24
Frequency Response: 45Hz - 20kHz
Distortion: - THD+N - 0.030%
Power Output - 20 watts total system power at 0.03% THD
Speakers - 1 x 89mm (3.5"), 1 x 25mm (1")
Supported Operating Systems
Plays music from network shares on the following desktop operating systems: Microsoft Windows XP, 2000, Vista, 7, 8, Apple Macintosh
Free Internet Radio - TuneIn Radio, iHeartRadio, Calm Radio, Radio Paradise
Supported Cloud Services
Amazon Music, WiMP, Slacker Radio, Qobuz, HighResAudio, JUKE, Deezer, Murfie, HDTracks, Spotify, TIDAL, Napster, Microsoft Groove (with OneDrive), KKBox.
Integration Partners - Control4, RTI, Crestron, URC, roon.
Album Art - JPG
Ethernet RJ45, 100BaseT
802.11 b/g/n WiFi
1 x Type-A (Fat32 or NTSF formatted) port for connection to USB memory sticks and supported peripherals
1 x Type-B (mini) for product servicing
Audio Input - Combo - Toslink/3.5mm
Audio Output - Headphone output - 3.5 Stereo
Power - Universal bi-pin AC Cord input (100 - 240AC)
Wireless - aptX® Bluetooth wireless built-in
Mobile - Free Android and iOS App Available Online at Google Play and Apple App Store
Pushbuttons - Simple top-panel button controls.
Processor - ARM® CORTEX™ A9, 1 GHz
Unit Weight - 1.23 kg / 2.7 lbs
Gross Dimensions - 125 x 183 x 100 mm / 4.92 x 7.2 x 3.9 in
Power Consumption (Idle) - 14 Watts
AC power cords (Europe or North America)
Toslink Optical to 3.5mm Mini Adaptor
Storage Environment : -10° C to 50° C, 20% to 80% relative humidity
Operating Environment - 0° C to 40° C