Be centre-stage, no matter where you sit
- 3 channel high-fidelity home theatre system
- Streams music in 96/24 bit high-resolution stereo sound
- 9 optimised performance drivers and dedicated centre channel
- Features Formation® Wireless TechnologyWiFi, Apple® AirPlay 2®, Spotify® Connect, Roon and Bluetooth compatible
- Sets up in momentsSynchronises in perfected harmony with other Formation products
The soundbar’s internet connectivity enables you to enjoy music from a variety of built-in services, including Spotify Connect and Roon Ready, or you can stream to it via Apple AirPlay 2 or Bluetooth. You can control the Formation Bar with your compatible iOS or Android mobile device via the Bowers & Wilkins Home app. A wall mount and an optical cable are included.
Formation speakers grouped together in the same room are have a virtually imperceptible 1 microsecond sync to help provide an immersive soundstage.
The Formation series creates its own mesh Wi-Fi network to provide uninterrupted sound.
96 kHz / 24-Bit Audio Resolution Streaming
Enjoy high-fidelity streaming for a clear audio experience.
Designed for Quick & Easy Setup
The iOS and Android interfaces within the Bowers & Wilkins Home app are designed to take just moments to set up and start playing from services like Spotify and Roon, or via AirPlay 2 or Bluetooth.
Each channel has a tweeter and two mid-woofers to help create a wide, immersive soundstage for your movies and music.
Dedicated Center Channel
The dedicated centre channel is designed to provide crisp, clear dialogue for your movies and TV shows.
|Technical features||Apple® AirPlay 2® Technology Spotify® Connect|
|Digital Signal Processing (DSP) Digital Amplifier|
|Drive units||3 x 25mm (1 in) double dome tweeter|
|6 x 65 mm (2.6 in) woven glass fibre cone bass/midrange|
|Frequency response||40Hz to 28kHz|
|Amplifier power output||6x 40W|
|Input voltage||100V – 240V – 50/60Hz|
|Power consumption||Below 6 Watts (Sleep)*|
|Connections||Digital audio in (Toslink)|
|Network (RJ45 Ethernet or WiFi)|
|USB – service only|
|Bluetooth||Bluetooth® v4.1, Class 2 aptX HD|
|Dimensions||Height: 109mm (4.3 in)|
|Width: 1240mm (48.8 in)|
|Depth: 107mm (4.2 in)|
|Weight||5.5kg (12.1 lb)|
|AirPlay 2 compatibility||iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch with iOS 11.4 or later, Apple TV 4K or Apple TV (4th Generation) with tv OS 11.4 or later, Mac or PC with iTunes 12.8 or later.|
|*Formation products create a mesh network. Each product in this network dynamically chooses the optimal path to route audio-data between products, in order to ensure a robust streaming experience. We have therefore certified Formation products for High Network Availability (HiNA) and conform to the appropriate power requirements set out in the ERP directive.|