Review: Tivoli Audio Albergo Radio, Meridian Explorer DAC

by Categorized: Consumer Electronics (TV Date:


Of course there’s technology at The Bottom Line! This week’s dose, courtesy of Tribune Newspapers:

Tivoli’s Albergo isn’t just an AM/FM clock radio. It’s a test of the mobile warrior’s dependence on wireless technology.

Can you put down your mobile device, leaving all the streaming music services and your own music downloads behind, and tune in local radio stations the old-fashioned way with a telescopic antenna?

Dumb question. Of course not! You need more than the locals, much more. So what’s your in-home, wireless preference: Bluetooth or Wi-Fi? Tivoli loaded the Albergo with Bluetooth, an instant attraction to mobile users who cannot put their devices down. Ever.

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