The history of home entertainment system design has been seen from many different approaches. In the 1970s, for example, it was still common to elaborately rearrange furniture with the aim of creating a cinemalike scenario. Against this backdrop, the Lifestyle 650 home entertainment system offers a fascinating, contemporary solution. Its design merges aesthetics, acoustics, craftsmanship and the maxim of simplicity to establish a new form for the innovative technology featured inside. The five compact, wireless speakers are coated in a refined anodised aluminium finish to enrich almost any interior environment. They are equipped with two acoustic enclosures with for dual-opposing drivers, delivering omnidirectional surround sound for an immersive home theatre experience. In addition, the wireless Acoustimass bass module features a high-quality glass-top finish, which is also pleasant to the touch, while the console itself features all needed technologies and showcases a polished glass curvature that underlines the elegant look of the system. The matching universal remote control allows for easy presets and thus turns controlling the system into a highly comfortable experience, for instance by allowing one-touch access to one’s favourite music. Thanks to the sophisticated ADAPTiQ audio calibration system, the sound can be fine-tuned specifically to the room and the things in it for optimum audio performance. The Lifestyle 650 home entertainment system delivers acoustic experiences on a very high level – intensified by its aesthetic harmony with the interior.
Statement by the Jury
The Lifestyle 650 home entertainment system impresses with its quality of details. The integrated audio fine tune calibration function, which allows users to exactly adjust the speaker output to the individual arrangement of a given room, is simply astounding, as this entails the highest degree of flexibility. All elements of this system have been perfectly matched in terms of form and function. The compact and reduced design of the system allows users to concentrate fully on the delivered sound quality.