X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop! Follow Us: Subscribe | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest
AWESOMER MEDIA SITES: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

Wooden Speakers Put a Hex on Your iPod

by Paul Strauss
Advertisement

Tired of the same old speaker designs? Here’s some compact speakers with a decidedly different look. These Microbon speakers are have a hexagonal case design which is certainly unusual.

Microbon Hex Wooden Speakers

Instead of a typical cheap plastic case, these speakers have cheap wooden cases. While I’m certainly not going to say that 5mm thick MDF is the sturdiest construction material, I’d bet these wooden speaker enclosures produce a more pleasing sound than most plastic ones. They have a built-in 4W per channel amplifier, and come with an A/C adapter for power. They’ll also run off of USB power or on a rechargeable battery when traveling.

The compact speakers come in a natural brown ($18.55 USD) or a black painted finish ($15.47 USD). I’m not sure why the unfinished (MP-660) model is more expensive than the painted (MP-600) model, although it looks like the speaker elements on the brown ones might be a little larger. Microbon is also showing these in a couple of additional finishes if you can manage to track them down for purchase anywhere.

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Advertisement

More from Awesomer Media...

Gentle Giant Deadpool Logo Bookends

Gentle Giant Deadpool Logo Bookends

3A Toys x BBTS Transformers G1 Nemesis Prime Action Figure

3A Toys x BBTS Transformers G1 Nemesis Prime Action Figure

Alternative Doctor Who Themes

Alternative Doctor Who Themes

Hilx Unfold Folding Sunglasses

Hilx Unfold Folding Sunglasses

2018 Hyundai Elantra GT: The Korean European Hatchback

2018 Hyundai Elantra GT: The Korean European Hatchback

Lancia Stratos Dodge Challenger Hellcat for Sale

Lancia Stratos Dodge Challenger Hellcat for Sale