17 April 2012 HiWave announces stereo Bluetooth wireless speaker design HiWave announces stereo Bluetooth wireless speaker design HiWave Technologies has announced a stereo Bluetooth wireless speaker design that provides 2 x13W burst power from a 2200mAh Li-ion battery. The Dyad BA3 consumes an average of less than 300mW at typical listening levels, accurately reproduces audio peaks and will enable users to stream 30 hours of audio at a time. James Lewis, ceo of HiWave said: "Bluetooth is an ideal technology for wireless speakers, especially as we shift to storing music in the cloud. It has both lossless and ultra low power consumption variants, giving both quality and long battery life, and has been designed into almost every phone and laptop over the decade." The Dyad BA3 is the third design in HiWave's series of reference platforms based on its BMR speaker driver and is combined with the HiAS2002 ultra efficient amplifier chip and CSR's BC05-MM Bluetooth module. HiWave says oems adopting the design would be able to deliver Hi-Fi quality loudspeakers to the market in less than three months. Schematics and design notes for the DyadBA3 reference design are available under NDA via HiWave or one of its local sales channels. Author Simon Fogg Comment on this article Websites http://www.hiwave.com/ Companies HiWave Technologies plc This material is protected by MA Business copyright See Terms and Conditions. One-off usage is permitted but bulk copying is not. For multiple copies contact the sales team. What you think about this article: Add your comments Name Email Comments Your comments/feedback may be edited prior to publishing. Not all entries will be published. Please view our Terms and Conditions before leaving a comment.