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LG Electronics has launched the ND8520 docking speaker in India for Rs. 20,990. The docking speaker offers some impressive specifications such as 80W output, 2.1 channel sound, built-in Subwoofer, PBA (Precise Balancing Algorithm), as wellas wireless playback via AirPlay or Bluetooth Remote App.
The LG ND8520 docking speaker also offers a variety of connectivity options like iPod / iPhone / iPad Direct Docking, Smart Square, USB playback, and portable-in. The USB port supports MP3 and WMA playback. All of these features can be controlled using the speaker’s own remote control as well as LG’s Bluetooth application, which can be accessed from a smartphone. The dock also has an alarm clock radio.
“Smart devices have become a part of daily life. It’s now easier than ever for people to enjoy the content they’re interested in, whether it’s movies, online lectures, games, or anything else, whenever and wherever they are,” said S.H. Park, Director-home entertainment, LG India. “This trend has created the need for a whole new breed of intelligent peripheral devices. LG’s docking speakers were designed with that need in mind. They integrate a range of advanced technologies into sophisticated, unique designs, and they make those technologies work seamlessly with smart devices.”
The LG ND8520 docking speaker offers a simple smartphone-like touch interface that lets users access and manipulate all the functions of the speaker, even entire libraries of music stored on external devices. For example, if the user swipes the screen, a menu for music playback is displayed, while on the side, the Smart Square screen displays menus for other features, including a radio.