Sony India launched its premium wireless speaker, SRS-X99. The new speaker offers a perfect amalgamation of balanced, precise and Hi- resolution audio capability with clarity made up from seven speaker units.
The SRS-X99 boasts 154 Watts and seven speakers: Two super tweeters, two front tweeters, two mid-range drivers and a single subwoofer. The two Super Tweeters extend clarity at the higher frequencies and help create a wide soundstage ideal for Hi-resolution listening. Two Magnetic Fluid Speaker Mid-Range drivers deliver balanced and precise mids for a warm, organic sound. A Subwoofer and dual passive radiators round out the mix delivering precise and powerful low end. S-Master HX digital amplification circuitry, specially tuned for Hi-Resolution music files, adds faithful wide-frequency audio reproduction.
The SRS-X99 supports playback of a wide variety of Hi-resolution music files including MP3, WMA, AAC, WAV, FLAC, AIFF, ALAC and DSD. The speakers can be hooked to a PC or one can also listen via a thumb drive attaching to the speaker via built-in USB port.
DSEE-HX, found in the X99, revitalizes and extends audio frequency response to near hi-resolution, improving the sound of low resolution files. Additionally, Sony’s exclusive LDAC technology allows for high quality wireless Bluetooth audio streaming from compatible devices. With three times the data transmission capability, LDAC provides an enhanced wireless listening experience.
The new multi-room functionality in them allow music lovers to stream music throughout the home. Using the all new SongPal Link functionality, part of the SongPal app, users can easily tap into their favorite tunes, dynamically configure their listening across multiple wireless speakers, compatible sound bars and A/V receivers, and manage the content being enjoyed on them.
Embedded Wi-Fi allows for accessing iTunes via Airplay or Spotify content via a Wi-Fi network or accessing music files on a DLNA compatible PC or Home Media Server. Bluetooth and NFC (Near Field Communication) connectivity supports easy setup and streaming. It also carries the ability to playback songs in a laptop via a network like DLNA.
The SRS-X99 is priced at Rs.49,990.