Times are tough these days (and technology can be expensive), so we've picked our favorite all-rounder product that tech-savvy gadget lovers will enjoy: Cleer Audio's Crescent 3D smart audio speaker.
Introducing the ultimate tech gadget for Christmas: Cleer Crescent smart audio speakerCrescent is an example of how our design team "have time", to go away from the monotonous landscape styling of modern speakers and create an all-in-one audio system that complements any room in any house. Crescent supports wireless music streaming from many popular services, including Hi-Res file formats.
Designed for performance The Crescent smart audio speaker uses an eight-way array of 40mm full-range drivers and two 84mm woofers. Unwanted sonic resonances are eliminated by the use of reinforced glass fittings in geometrical designs.
Google Assistant With Google Assistant built-in, you don't have to lift a finger to control your media, get the latest news, or manage your smart home.
Simple interface Simple physical buttons allow you to mute the microphone and control media playback, volume, sound type and source.
Stellar craftsmanship The hand-crafted stainless-steel frame and machined aluminum interface reflect the exceptional attention to detail that brought Crescent smart audio speaker to life.
Smart connectivity Crescent supports popular music streaming services like Spotify Connect and streams Hi-Res audio from your iOS or Android device with Apple AirPlay or Chromecast. Crescent smart audio speaker connects to analog or digital devices with optical, AUX-In and Bluetooth®.
A quick look at the smart audio speaker usage
- More than 60 million people in the United States make use of 157 million smart audio speakers
- At least 53 million Americans have at least one active smart audio speaker.
- By 2027, the smart audio speaker market is expected to reach $19 billion
- In 2019, more than 38% of smart audio speaker owners in the US used them every day
- The ownership of smart speakers increased by 40% in 2019
- In 2019, there are 5 million smart audio speaker users in China
- In 2020, 50% of all searches were voice activated
Everything you need to know about Cleer CrescentFor those of you more interested in facts and figures, here’s a quick look at Cleer Crescent smart audio speaker specifications and features that contribute to its status as a 3D Smart audio speaker with Hi-res audio playback.
|Dimensions||660mm x 184mm x 119mm|
|Drivers||40mm Full range driver 8W x 8 + 84mm Woofer 25W x 2|
|Inputs||Line In AUX 3.5mm, Optical, Bluetooth, LAN|
|Audio Formats||MP3, WMA, FLAC, Apple Lossless|
|Network Connection||LAN (RJ 45 Ethernet), Wi-Fi (2.4GHz & 5GHz)|
|Multi-room Streaming||Airplay 2, Google Chromecast|
|Streaming Services||YouTube Music, Spotify, Pandora, Deezer, and more|
|-Google Assistant built-in|
|-Immersive Sound Mode DSPs: Stereo Widening, 3D, and Room Filling Audio|
|-Timeless design appropriate for on-display location|
Why a smart audio speaker is the best giftIf living alone has its advantages, it also has its disadvantages. That is why many elderly people who are alone use a smart audio speaker that can make their life easier and communicate with friends and family.
Because the devices are hands-free and accept voice commands, they are a great option for seniors who don't have computers or those with vision or mobility limitations. Instead of typing on the computer or tapping on the screen for information, you can ask Alexa or Google - digital assistants running on smart audio speakers - to give you the answer to your question or answer your question, work for you. And that's just the tip of the iceberg.
There are all kinds of ways you can benefit from a smart audio speaker. We've outlined the main reasons why we should consider getting a 3D Smart audio speaker with Hi-res audio playback below.
Catch up with loved ones Don't you like holding the phone to your ear to make a call? You can make and answer calls quickly and easily using the 3D smart audio speaker. It's no wonder that communicating with friends and family, especially children and grandchildren, is one of the most popular ways for seniors to use voice technology.
Set automatic reminders Setting up reminders is one of the simplest features of voice assistant, but it is also one of its strengths. You can ask your smart speakers to set reminders for everything from taking your medicine to watering the plants to calling a friend to reconnect.
Find entertainment fast These 3D smart audio speakers let you listen to almost any kind of music you want, any time, with simple voice commands. In addition, you can listen to audiobooks, play games, or ask Alexa or Google to tell you something funny. There are also many fun "Easter egg" questions you can ask.
Someone to speak to Although these devices are not human, they have features that make you feel like you have a friend and can help you improve your conversation and listening skills. A growing body of research suggests that digital assistants can also help seniors feel less self-sufficient.
Daily tasks When your smart speaker is connected to other smart home devices, you can control your TV, lights, and thermostat with your voice. Talk about quality!
Get emergency help Even though you can't call 911 with a smart speaker, you can still have peace of mind. Connect your device to a service provider like Ask My Buddy, which sends a text message, email, or phone call to anyone you choose or connect with first responders. Additionally, Alexa lets you select an emergency contact to call and send a message if anyone in your household asks Alexa to "call for help."