Product code: 82340318
- What Hi Fi 5 Stars B&W Formation Duo July 2019
The Formation Duo pair of stereo speakers deliver renowned Bowers & Wilkins sound, for high-fidelity wireless audio as good as a wired connection. Expertly-crafted electronics deliver a precise soundscape, and its patented high-quality wireless technology is expandable to other speakers in the range. These powerful speakers combine exceptional audio and premium streaming quality for an exceptional listening experience.
Bowers & Wilkins Performance Sound
With over fifty years of performance acoustic technology, the Formation Duo deliver the high fidelity sound that Bowers & Wilkins are renowned for. Each one features patented Carbon Dome tweeter-on-top technology for crystal clear highs, and the same innovative Continuum cone driver as Bowers & Wilkins’ celebrated 800 Series Diamond speakers.
Formation Wireless Technology
Bowers & Wilkins’ patented wireless system combines cutting-edge tech for supreme quality and connection. Supporting 96kHz/24-bit high resolution audio streaming, its Patented Robust Mesh Network runs independently from your Wi-Fi network. With Perfected Speaker Synchronisation, an imperceptible one microsecond sync between Formation wireless speakers ensures a seamless and immersive sound.
Multi-room Expandable Range
Widen your speaker range throughout the home with additional Formation speakers (sold separately).
Quick & Easy Set Up
Using the Bowers & Wilkins Home app (available on iOS and Android) on your smart device, its intuitive user interface guides you through set up in minutes.
It’s compatible with Apple Airplay 2, Roon, and you can stream via built-in Spotify Connect (subscription services may apply). Or stream directly from your smart device over high quality wireless Bluetooth aptX connection.
Premium Modern Design
Bowers & Wilkins’ speakers are as aesthetically refined as their audio. They’re purpose built for superior sound, and to make a harmonious visual statement in the home.
- Bowers & Wilkins
- Compatible with
- Wi-Fi, Bluetooth In, Apple Airplay 2, Spotify Connect, Roon
- 1 x Ethernet, 1 x USB (Service only)
- H39.5 x W19.7 x D30.5cm (each)
- Manufacturer Part Number (MPN)
- Model name / number
- Formation Duo
- Multi-room sound
- NFC enabled
Devices with NFC (Near Field Connection) can be tapped together to establish a wireless connection for sending or streaming files and other data
- Power Supply
- Radio tuner
- Speaker output
The total output measured in watts. The higher the number, the louder the sound.
- 2 x 125W
Unpackaged weight of the product
- 10.6kg (each)
- Wi-Fi enabled
Delivery & returns
- Standard Delivery
UK delivery within 7 days, 7.30am - 6pm, Monday to Saturday. Free on orders over £50, otherwise £3.50.
- Click & Collect
Free on orders over £30, otherwise £2. Order before 4pm for next day collection. Opening hours for Click & Collect locations in Waitrose & Partners shops may change. Click & Collect in John Lewis & Partners shops is temporarily unavailable.
Collect your delivery from over 7000 local convenience shops within 3 days.
Order before 4pm Sunday - Friday for collection the next day.
- Next or Named Day Delivery
Delivery on the day of your choice, 7.30am - 6pm, 7 days a week. Order by 4pm for delivery the next day.
You'll receive a text on the morning of delivery with a 1-hour delivery window.
- Morning Delivery
Named morning delivery by 10.30am, available 7 days a week. Order by 4pm for delivery the next morning.
- International Delivery
Not available for this item
Return small or medium items by post or to John Lewis & Partners and Waitrose & Partners shops.
Large items (delivered by two people, such as appliances and furniture) can be returned using our Home Collection service.