[BCAB] Accessible DAB Radio

Colin Phelan Colin_Phelan at pmlgroup.com
Fri Jul 21 15:58:18 BST 2017


Hi Jackie,
When you take it into the garden, our you still using your home wi-fi signal or am I missing something?
Thanks 
Coli  

-----Original Message-----
From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Jackie Brown
Sent: 21 July 2017 14:15
To: joe at vi-ability.org.uk; 'BCAB Discussion List' <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
Subject: Re: [BCAB] Accessible DAB Radio

Hi Joe

It looks just like a radio, but it is a speaker.  You can use WiFi to access the Alexa service, you can use Bluetooth to pair it with your phone or other device, and its controls and buttons are along the top.  The app is pretty crap to be honest, but once you set it up, you don't really need it much.
Its battery life is pretty impressive at around 15 hours, and I like it for taking into the garden or the bathroom.  It costs £125 from Amazon or £150 from Steve Nutt.  If you have two (which I don't,) you can pair them to make a stereo set like you can with Sonos.  The Sonos setup is still my favourite though, I always have it streaming music when I am in my office during the day.  But for portability, the E5 is a cracker!

Kind regards,

Jackie Brown
Email: Jackieannbrown62 at gmail.com
Check out my website: www.thebrownsplace.info Follow me on Twitter: @thebrownsplace Skype name: thejackmate


-----Original Message-----
From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Joe Paton
Sent: 21 July 2017 13:40
To: BCAB Discussion List <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
Subject: Re: [BCAB] Accessible DAB Radio

Hi Jackie,

I aggree completely.

May I ask, What is this e 5 of which you write?
Kind regards
Joe Paton
telephone: 01702 543624
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