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Aerix Q&A with WOAW Store

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Q1: Could you tell us a little about your background and what’s the meaning behind @Aerix? 

Aerix stands for atmosphere in latin word “aeris”. It is the philosophy Aerix wants to create for users to experience: listen to Music in an open space without boundaries and limitations. Similarly, designing Aerix products with simple lines and ratio for the users to fit in any environment.

Aerix is a team of audiophiles and French industrial designer for over 40 years. Aerix was established in 2012 and we look forward to build the best “all in one products” in the category.

Q2: What is the design philosophy of @Aerix Duet?

“A simple geometry not only brings clarity to the product, making it easily memorable to anyone, it also gives the authentic look we strive for.” We drew our inspirations from the worlds of traditional Hi-Fi and modern architecture. The result is a convincing “house of sound” that speaks minimalism for a long lasting high-end audio experience.

Q3: Could you tell us more about the “360 degrees Atmospheric Surround Soundand the “DTS Play – Fi module” systems? 

We believe 360 degrees of sound dispersion is the most ideal way of listening in modern living style. We customized our horn structure specifically as well as transducer, the purpose is to deliver sound evenly to every corner. All of the horn inside of each speaker are measured by “bell’s curve” in order to achieve 360 degrees of sound dispersion.

There are total of three concepts: D.A.D, V.I.S, E.S.C. Each of them stands for carefully designed speaker structure and electronics.

DTS play-fi module allows the user to work with multiple sources as well as multi room functions. It is the ecosystem that we look forward Aerix to be part of. Little secret, DTS play-fi is also one of the three partners Amazon Echo selected to partner with. You may see something interesting with this feature in the near future.

Q4: What is the hardest part in making the brand? 

The hardest part is to persist and strive for the original concept and evolve.

Q5: What makes @Aerix Duet different than other audio products? 

Aerix products are designed to be classic speakers rather than fashion goods. We strive for the golden ratio, acoustic and aesthetically, at all of our products.

Q6: What can we expect to see from @Aerix in 2017?

More colors and more products, stay tuned.

Q7: Could you describe @Aerix in three words?

Design, engineering, sound

 

Source: WOAW Store

June Oven – cooking made simple

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“June solves the problems that has challenged cooks for years – unpredictable cooking.  Now you can cook for food exactly how you want it, no guesswork required.” – June Oven #MadeInAJune

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Ever feel like having to always research how long you need to cook your meal for?  Ever feel paranoid to check if your food has been overcooked?  The June Oven is your solution to these concerns!

The June Over is an intelligent countertop appliance that thinks like a computer, and cooks your food to perfection.  Using the oven is made easy.  With it’s built-in digital scale, simply pop your food into the oven, and it’ll recognize what you’re trying to cook, automatically adjust the cook time, and tell you exactly when your food is ready to be served.  Of course, this option can also be manually input into the machine via a beautiful LED touchscreen display on the outside of the oven door.

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The HD camera inside the June Oven allows for users to watch the magic of your food come to life in real time.  No more going back and forth between the couch and your appliance to check if your food is ready,  you can view and record every thing that’s happening inside your oven on the June Oven companion app available for iOS.  And that’s not all the app does for you.  Every setting that you need to control on your oven can now be done on your phone or tablet.  Adjust the oven temperature, check the remaining cook time, view the temperature of your meat, stop cooking, even customizing your own alerts to let you choose what June tells you, and when.  Check in and control your oven from literally anywhere.

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Along with it’s high tech food recognition system, the June Oven is implemented with carbon fiber heating elements which preheats faster and cooks 33% faster.  Not only does this mean you get to eat faster, you also get to eat better.  With dual adaptive convection fans, it responsively adjust speeds, eliminating cold spots and ensuring that your food comes out evenly cooked every time.

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Source: June Oven, Gizmodo, CNet, Wall Street Journal, The Gadget Flow

“Spotify never sounded so good.”

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WIRED magazine UK features Aerix DUET in their latest Jan/Feb 2017 special double issue!

Here’s a sneak peek into the issure:

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Source: WIRED Magazine UK

Sevenhugs Smart Remote – just point and click

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This tiny device truly makes life more simple for everyone.  As the trend for smart home appliances grow, we become overwhelmed by the amount of apps we need to use to control these devices.  The Sevenhugs Smart Remote holds the key in solving these troublesome problems.

 

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Smart Remote gives you the ability to any device via Bluetooth, Wi-Fi or infrared.  Control your lights, turn on your TV, change the song on your speakers, anything you wish on this remote.  With it’s Point & Control technology, setting up the device is easy as ever.  The remote includes sensors that are setup with an app available on iOS and Android.

 

 

Not only can the Smart Remote control different devices, it can also be setup with custom functions.  For example, you are able to sync the sensor as a weather hub.  Place the sensor next to your window and when you use the remote to click in that direction, the screen will show you the weather outside.  Furthermore, you’ll never have to be afraid of losing this small yet powerful remote.  The charging dock has a “lost and found” button, one click and your remote will start ringing.  The Sevenhugs Smart Remote is the one device that controls all.

 

Source: SevenhugsKickstarter

 

 

Sony FES Watch U – customize designs in a click

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The FES Watch U is the second generation of e-paper technology watches launched by Sony last December.  Like the first FES, the Watch U isn’t a smartwatch, but rather a watch connected to an iOS app (Android available later), in which you’ll be able to changed the design of the watch face as well as the bracelet with a simple click of a button.

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The FES Watch U comes in two models, the premium black steel with black detailing, and the silver case with white detailing.  Both of these models come with a storage space for 24 different designs, all at your disposal.  There’s no need to open the app to switch designs, just a simple click of a button on the watch itself and it will be changed automatically.

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The FES Watch U premium black will cost around €600 and the white version will sit around €500.  Just like it’s predecessor, the Watch U can only be found in Japan.  Hopefully, Sony will have plans to launch this brilliant design globally sometime in 2017.

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Source: Sony First Flight, Pocket-lint, WareableCNet

Aerix Duet – Hong Kong launch

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Aerix unveils Duet – an architectural stunner and high-specification sound system

  

Hong Kong, Dec. 2, 2016 – Aerix introduces Duet, an innovative high-specification, all-in-one sound system, complete with integrated CD player as well as wireless music streaming compatibility. Using cutting-edge technology, Duet creates an immersive ‘360 degree’ audio atmosphere — no matter where you are in the room.

The Duet design houses two high-end specification horns above and below, one for high notes and another for bass. When paired with powerful, vertical-firing drivers and tweeters, pushing sound waves outward, evenly in a 360 degrees halo. The system incorporates two minimalist cubes – each features aluminium plating with flawless finish – which sit on top of a matted chrome plate, delivering stand-out visuals. Duet integrates the latest DTS Play-Fi module and advanced Bluetooth, letting you play from various sources, such as Spotify, Deezer, Pandora, Tidal, Songza, and many more.

“Duet is a masterpiece of acoustics engineering and enduring elegance/design/simplicity. It breaks through the constraints that have always limited stand-alone speakers,” says Jimmy Chang, co-founder of Aerix and creator of Duet, “40 years and three generations of building premium hi-fi sound systems have culminated in this creation. When it plays, music fills every inch of the atmosphere. Duet has taken existing options of stand-alone speakers to the next level.”

Technology

Atmospheric Surround Sound

Duet is uniquely engineered to make listening to music an immersive experience; its advanced tuning technology revolutionizes how machines deliver sound. Whereas the optimum sound range of traditional all-in-one systems is 45 degrees at best, Duet delivers amazing sound at 360 degrees, saturating every corner of the room with what its maker calls an “Atmosphere of Sound” or “Aerix”.

Hyper Intelligent Sound for Humans

Our advanced DSP chips are optimised with exclusive VIS technology, the latest in human auditory psychoacoustics, and include three built-in modes: Relax, Natural, or Hyper. Each setting is precisely engineered to deliver nothing less than the most premium listening experience.

Dynamic Sound Wave Drivers

Music should sound alive. Duet does this, fully absorbing its audience and their auditory senses with sound so real that it feels alive. Powerful vertical-firing drivers compress airwaves downward to the specially designed panel at the bottom of each unit, extending sound evenly and consistently, every time, everywhere.

State of the Art Components

Duet’s high-specification components set itself apart from stand-alone stereos that came before now. Aerix insists on the highest standard for even hidden details, making an audible difference between regular and spectacular sound.

  •   1.5-inch transducer
  •   circular horn diffuser
  •   double magnetic rounded subwoofer
  •   bell-curved horned and a conical base for precise bass reflection

Design

The Humble Cube

An international team from Switzerland, France, Germany, and Taiwan designed Duet. This design collective shared a vision for creating a product that is at once simple and sophisticated, that can stand the test of changing fashion and grow old with us. The humble cube reflects these values with its classic lines, clean edges, and precise design details.

Muted Light Signals

Listeners should be able to experience of music without distractions, which is why Duet’s LED light display, for navigating functional settings, is only as attention-grabbing as it needs to be—muted and hidden behind a layer of mesh aluminium.

 

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NES Classic Edition – childhood relived

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The Nintendo NES Classic Edition is your childhood in a box.

 

The NES classic is a definite throwback for all the game lovers out there.  It’s a dream come true for those who live in nostalgia of the days they used to come home after school, quickly finish their homework, just to play a few hours of Super Mario Bros 3.  What kid didn’t want a Nintendo system back in the day?

The Nintendo NES Classic Edition is an exact miniature replica of the original system release in the US in 1985.  However, the design is just for cosmetics as the cartridge door doesn’t open and all the ports are different.  Instead, there’s a power socket which connects to a micro SD power adapter, and a HDMI output is implemented to connect to all your modern TVs.  Don’t worry though, the controllers are identical to the original.  Just plug in the system, push the power button, and it’s ready to play.

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The system comes with 30 of your favorite classic games all at your fingertips.  Pick one from the menu, click start, and live moments from your past.  Games included are:

  • Ballon Fight
  • Bubble Bobble
  • Castlevania
  • Castlevania II
  • Donkey Kong
  • Donkey Kong Jr.
  • Double Dragon II
  • Dr. Mario
  • Excitebike
  • Final Fantasy
  • Galaga
  • Ghosts’n Goblins
  • Gradius
  • Ice Climber
  • Kid Icarus
  • Kirby’s Adventure
  • Mario Bros.
  • Mega Man 2
  • Metroid
  • Ninja Gaiden
  • Pac-Man
  • Punch-Out!
  • StarTropics
  • Super C
  • Super Mario Bros.
  • Super Mario Bros. 2
  • Super Mario Bros 3
  • Tecmo Bowl
  • The Legend of Zelda
  • Zelda II

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At just USD$60, this makes a great gift for anyone.  Bring back those old memories!

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Source: Gizmodo, CNET

 

Auxio X Campfire Creative Pop-up Store

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We partner with Campfire Creative this coming weeks, we will have our Auxio Showroom at this awesome place! Come check us out !

 

Auxio Showroom Address:

Campfire Creative

5/F, Remus Centre,

42 Wong Chuk Hang Road

2780 5586

AERIX said HELLO!

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Something is coming to town soon! Stay put for more details regarding AERIX!

AUXIO WEBSITE LAUNCH

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AUXIO has re-designed the website! We promise to bring you the world’s innovative products news and product discovery, check out our news section as well !