|The Zukero Z3 streams audio via Bluetooth to home audio system|
Posted: 14-Dec-2003 [Source: SmartData]
[The Zukero Z3 connects to a Bluetooth enabled GPRS or 3G handset and streams audio content via the Internet allowing it to be heard over a home audio system.]
Lausanne, Switzerland -- Zukero Z3 is an affordable tiny device that enables user to stream audio content from the Internet and enjoy Audio On Demand in the living room. The device looks like a small dongle and terminates with a stereo jack which the user can plug into virtually any kind of home audio equipment (Hi-Fi system, Home Theater, television...)
Easy to use: Upon start up, the Zukero Z3 wirelessly connects to the user's Bluetooth phone, sends to the phone a small application that turns the phone into a remote control/modem which enables the user to access and browse available audio files from the Internet. Upon selection of a play list item, Zukero automatically and wirelessly connects to the Internet (through the phone over Bluetooth link) and streams the selected audio file from the Internet down to the user's home audio equipment. The application running on the smart phone enables easy and full control (Play, Stop, Pause..)of the Audio Delivery. Zukero Z3 is a zero installation dongle. It streams directly audio content over GPRS cellular network (MP3 8... 24 kbit/s bit rate). Therefore Zukero V3 can be used everywhere where GPRS network is available. Zukero Z3 leverages the cellular network during night time (when voice/data usage is low) and turns any home audio into a wireless and user friendly jukebox.
2.5G Application: Zukero Z3 can deliver on demand, any kind of available voice content over the cellular network, such as: - News on demand - Weather forecast on demand - Audio books (short stories) - Interviews of pop stars
3G Application: When connected to a 3G phone, Zukero can deliver, on demand, high quality music content directly down to the user's home audio equipment, such as: - Charts Top 10 (music hits) - Audio books (short stories with music)
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