XyloBeats is an aesthetic,affordable and portable Bluetooth speaker that pairs impeccable sound quality with an eco-friendly design. Read more
This project's funding goal was not reached on January 9, 2013.
About this project
Xylobeats is a portable Bluetooth speaker that leverages the acoustic properties of wood to provide great sound in a compact design.This compact design enables XyloBeats to go with you and your mobile device anywhere: to the office, the back yard, outdoors, or simply from room to room. Even if your device does not support bluetooth you can still connect to XyloBeats with the included 3.5 mm AUX input cable.
XyloBeats comes in five different wood finishes to accent the décor of any room.
The XyloBeats Stereo Pack includes two XyloBeats speakers and a 3.5 mm splitter cable which will allow you to achieve amazing stereo sound when coupled with your mobile device.
Its compact design allows it to be used almost anywhere
- Output: 3W
- Input: Bluetooth 2.1 and 3.5 mm AUX in
- Charging: USB mini (cable included)
- Wireless range: 10 meters (33 feet)
- Playback time : 6-7 hours
- Charging time : 3 hours
- Dimensions : Diameter 2.51 inches (64 mm) & Height 2.35 inches (60 mm)
- Weight : 7.4 ounces (210 grams)
Images of the final prototype
Q/ Will XyloBeats work with iPhone, iPad or my Android Phone?
A/ Yes, it will work with any device with bluetooth - Laptop, phone or tablet.
Q/ When will it be delivered?
A/ We have prototypes of all five models fully functioning and ready for production. With your help on launching the first production run, XyloBeats will be delivered by Feb 2013.
Q/ Does XyloBeats come with a charger?
A/ XyloBeats charges with a standard mini USB cable that comes with every XyloBeats which can be plugged in with laptop or USB phone charger.
Q/ Can I hook two XyloBeats to get a stereo?
A/ Yes. Two XyloBeats can be hooked with a splitter cable to give you a great portable stereo which comes with any Stereo Pack Pledge.
Q/ Can it be shipped outside US?
A/ Yes it will cost $12 for international shipping.
Risks and challenges
We have been working with our Asian manufacturing partner iSourceit to develop and produce our prototypes.The final prototype has been tested and is ready for full scale manufacturing. Our funding goal has been set at the bare minimum required to start production. With YOUR help we will be able to bring XyloBeats to the public at an affordable price.Learn about accountability on Kickstarter
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Every dollar helps get us closer! If your dollar helps make this a reality you will be able to buy the XyloBeats online or hopefully someday, if successful, at an Apple Store near you. You also get Special Thank you note from us for supporting XyloBeats + you’ll be listed on our website as a contributor.Estimated delivery:
You'll get a limited edition XyloBeats T-shirt + you’ll be listed on our website as a contributor.Estimated delivery:Ships anywhere in the world
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EARLY BIRDS SPECIAL.Be the first to get one XyloBeat of your choice (Padouk, Oak, Walnut, Maple or Zebra Wood) for only $35 before Christmas. At this discounted rate we just ask that you help us get the word out! (w/free US shipping, Add $12 for international shipping)Estimated delivery:Ships anywhere in the world
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XyloBeats Stereo Pack I - Get two XyloBeats of your choice that can be used as mono speaker or can be used as a stereo when connected with the included cable (w/free US shipping Add $12 for international shipping)Estimated delivery:Ships anywhere in the world
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Get Them all - Get five XyloBeats one of each (Padouk, Oak, Walnut, Maple or Zebra Wood) (w/free US shipping, Add $12 for international shipping)Estimated delivery:Ships anywhere in the world
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