Philips introduces new Fidelio Docking range for Android users

July 23, 2012

Sydney, Australia –Adding to the successful Fidelio range of speakers for iPhone, iPad and iPod, music lovers with Android devices can now enjoy music the way the artists intended with the new Philips Fidelio Docking Speakers.

The four new models, AS851, AS351, AS141 and AS111,are made specifically for Android users and provide the purest and most enjoyable listening experience by combining the high quality audio technology and stylish looks people have come to expect from the Fidelio range.

 

Delivering pristine sound clarity, the new Fidelio docking speakers give users the freedom to listen to theirfavourite tunes anywhere they want thanks to Bluetooth wireless streaming technology.

Recognising that Android phones come in various designs, Philips developed FlexiDock as a solution that caters to the majority of Android devices. The FlexiDock can be adjusted depending on the height, size, and port location of the Android device being used and is able to hold phones in both portrait and landscape positions. The FlexiDock can also be rotated 180 degrees so that no matter what direction your micro USB port faces, the Philips Fidelio docking speaker will be a perfect fit for your device.

All four docking speakers come with the Fidelio app, which can be downloaded for free from the Android marketplace. The Fidelio App gives users access to thousands of radio stations worldwide, as well as a wider music collection through the music-sharing feature.

Additional functions are also available, including customised music alarms and updated weather reports. The Songbird music network, a simple and easy-to-use program for your PC (or Macintosh computers using Songbird Version 1.10.1) and Android devices, also lets you sync and update your music collection conveniently and efficiently.

ThePhilips Fidelio Docking Speaker range is perfect for any music lover with an Android device, delivering an ideal combination of quality sound, stylish design and cutting edge technology.

Pricing & Availability

The Philips Fidelio Docking Speakers for Androidis available at leading electronics retail outlets and the specifications and recommended retail prices are as follows:

Model No.  SpecificationsRRP  
       
AS851 
  • Digital Sound Processing for lifelike, distortion-less music
  • Smartly designed FlexiDock to fit/charge Android phone
  • Optimal acoustic volume to match speakers’ requirements
 AU$249.95 
       
AS351 
  • Precisely tuned bass pipes for deep, tight bass reproduction
  • Compact design for any space, any lifestyle
  • Discover, share music & more features via DockStudio app
 AU$169.95 
      
AS141 
  • MP3 Link for portable music playback
  • Sleep timer for easy falling asleep to your favourite music
  • Dual alarm to wake you and your partner at different times
 AU$149.95 
      
AS111 
  • Bluetooth music streaming from Android powered device
  • Auto clock synchronisation with Android powered phone
  • Soft glow night light
 AU$129.95 


For further information about Philips products, visit www.philips.com.au

For further information, please contact:

Andrew Baber or Laura Krusza
Fleishman-Hillard
Tel: +612 9025 9200
E-mail: andrew.baber@fleishman.com.au or laura.krusza@fleishman.com.au

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About Royal Philips Electronics

Royal Philips Electronics of the Netherlands (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI) is a diversified health and well-being company, focused on improving people’s lives through timely innovations. As a world leader in healthcare, lifestyle and lighting, Philips integrates technologies and design into people-centric solutions, based on fundamental custom insights and the brand promise of “sense and simplicity”. Headquartered in the Netherlands, Philips employs 119,000 employees in more than 60 countries worldwide. With sales of EUR 25.4 billion in 2010, the company is a market leader in cardiac care acute care and home healthcare, energy efficient lighting solutions and new lighting applications, as well as lifestyle products for personal well-being and pleasure with strong leadership positions in flat TV, male shaving and grooming, portable entertainment and oral healthcare. News from Philips is located at www.philips.com/newscenter.

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