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See nothing, hear everything – the technology used within CI 800 Series

CI 800 is the result of an extensive project by Bowers & Wilkins engineers at the renowned Steyning research facility in West Sussex. Their considerable challenge was to deliver the… Read more

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Bowers & Wilkins at the Royal Opera House as part of Deloitte Ignite Africa Weekend

Deloitte Ignite returned for its fifth year with a free contemporary arts festival curated by internationally renowned artist Yinka Shonibare MBE. In typically eclectic fashion, Shonibare pulled together filmmakers, musicians,… Read more

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Senior Development Engineer John Dibb discusses CI 800.

For decades, the  pioneering innovations developed at Bowers & Wilkins Steyning Research Establishment have influenced the way speakers are designed and built all over the world. For CI 800 Bowers… Read more

Why rip your CDs? And why rip them to lossless?

Why rip your CDs? And why rip them to lossless?

Ripping music – transferring it from a physical format into a purely digital form stored on a computer drive – was once regarded with suspicion by those who prize sound… Read more

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P3 headphones on Cool List

Bowers & Wilkins P3 headphones have been included in Stuff magazine’s prestigious Cool List 2012. Our new mobile headphones come in at number three on a suitably eclectic mixture of… Read more

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P3 headphones first reviews

The recently launched P3 headphones have been received exceptionally well by the press. Here is a selection of the first reviews. What Hi-Fi? 5 star review: How do the P3s… Read more

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What Hi-Fi? award P3 headphones a five star review

What Hi-Fi? have awarded our P3 headphones  five stars concluding that “the P3s are stylish and sonically talented on-ears – we wouldn’t commute without them.” You can read the full… Read more

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Have hi-fi, will travel. Get more from your mobile music

Some cite the 2001 arrival and subsequent stellar rise of Apple’s iPod as an apocalyptic event, dooming music to a hellish world of compressed downloads and limited choice. As someone… Read more

Norah Jones Sound Session launches P3 headphones in New York

Norah Jones Sound Session launches P3 headphones in New York

This week saw a truly unique Sound Session take place in New York City to launch our P3 headphones: Norah Jones’ new album Little Broken Hearts played in its entirety… Read more