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Yamaha TSX-140 speaker sports gradual alarm

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By Charles Starrett

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Published: Friday, December 3, 2010
News Categories: iPod Accessories, iPhone Accessories

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Yamaha has introduced its new TSX-140 speaker system for the iPod and iPhone. The TSX-140 features a rectangular design, a built-in CD player, Universal Dock, AM/FM radio, dual USB ports—one for playback of MP3 or WMA files stored on a USB thumb drive, one for syncing—two 3.5-inch ported bass reflex speakers, DSP audio processing, a front-facing LED display, an auxiliary input, and IntelliAlarm, a unique alarm clock feature that initially filters out unpleasant high frequencies, and gradually restores the full audio spectrum as the user wakes. Yamaha’s TSX-140 speaker system for the iPod and iPhone is available now and sells for $400.

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1

Specs aside, that is one butt-ugly color. Yamaha calls it “brick”, which I suppose goes with the blocky theme, but luckily its also available in black and gray.

Posted by rockmyplimsoul on December 3, 2010 at 12:05 PM (PDT)

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@#1,

Actually, I have some friends with studios and living space in Pasadena which are old (100+) converted business spaces comprised of old, red bricks.
This would look beautiful in such an environment.
It may not suit everyone, but ugly as is beauty, is in the eye of the beholder wink

Posted by sb on December 3, 2010 at 2:07 PM (PDT)

3

If it had airplay I’d buy it today. Will someone please release a stylish alarm clock with decent sound and airplay? Hello, untapped market…

Posted by A on December 4, 2010 at 12:50 PM (PDT)

4

Great sound but when you play usbmedia you wont see artist/album etc , only the number of the folder and song number.

2011 and they still cant make it easy to use hmm. I mean harman kardon have this function. shame on you yamaha. How about an update to fix this?

Dont get me wrong the sound is awesome.

Posted by andreas on April 7, 2011 at 4:16 PM (PDT)

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