Technics SC-C70 OTTAVA forte Premium High Resolution Hi-Fi System With Bluetooth, Wi-Fi & AirPlay, Silver

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Technics' extraordinary and supreme sounding Micro Hi-Fi System is finely calibrated to fill your home with sublime sound that embraces every acoustic contour of your tracks. Experience intense bass, richly detailed mids and delicate trebles. It boasts a myriad of wired and wireless connections, as well as internet radio and CD player, so your full library can get the SC-C70 treatment. The Ottava forte's JENO Engines and Emotive Acoustic Technology boom audio so crisply potent you'll hardly believe it's coming out of such a small and sleek body.

Rich, Full-Bodied Sound With JENO Engines
Technics’ state-of-the-art JENO (Jitter Elimination and Noise-Shaping Optimisation) Engines rub out jitter so your music is distortion-free. LAPC (Load Adaptive Phase Calibration) ensures perfect audio alignment with the loudspeakers. Technics' nifty 'Space Tune' tech ensures the best possible sound depending on where it's positioned in your home. It all combines to let this system reproduce the natural and delicate nuances of your music, resulting in a truly-original aural platform that will blow your socks off with its clarity.

Emotive Acoustic Technology
Surround your room with your music and feel the rush of this system’s deluxe 100W design. 3 JENO Engines and built-in 2.1ch 5 speaker system delivers astonishingly powerful sound. Acoustic Louver and Acoustic Lenses in front of the tweeters realise truly spatial sound over a wider listening area. The sound is thrown out all around you so you feel encompassed in a world of wonderful music. It supports playback of High Resolution audio too for music that sounds as stunning as the original artist intended.

Seamless Wireless Connectivity
This spectacular, music-hugging system can channel tunes wirelessly from almost any smart device. With its built-in Bluetooth and Wi-Fi capability, you can link up your smart phone or tablet then play tracks from such apps as Spotify, TIDAL, Apple Music or YouTube. This is also Apple AirPlay compatible, so your iOS device can connect wirelessly and beam your own music library.

Versatile USB & Wired Connectivity
Play almost any format, from FLAC and WAV to MP3 and WMA from the USB port. The Ethernet Port gives you easy and reliable internet connection, while the headphone jack lets you bask in the Ottava forte's glorious sounds in isolation. The slick CD player sits on top of the base for easy playback of all your classic albums.

A World of Internet Radio
Expand your musical horizons by tuning into music from around the globe. As well as DAB, DAB+ and FM radio frequencies, the Ottave forte features Internet Radio so the world truly is your oyster.

Control With Technics Music App
The Technics Music App (iOS & Android) lets you adjust volume, change track, fast-forward and rewind your tracks from anywhere in the house. This means that you can scroll through your library without getting off the sofa.

Beautiful Design
With sleek and compact design, the stunning looks of the SC-C70 will make it the proud centerpiece of your living room. An aluminium top panel with smooth acrylic glass plate covering the top-loading CD compartment gives a refined touch of elegance. The CD is beautifully illuminated when playing to complete the luxurious style.


  • Distortion-busting JENO Engines gives captivating clarity.
  • Emotive Acoustic Technology with Space Tune technology delivers deep, all-encompassing audio.
  • Powerful bass and balanced treble with mighty 100W Total Speaker Output.
  • Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and Apple AirPlay wireless compatibility.
  • Technics Music App lets you control your track from anywhere in the house.
  • CD player and DAB/DAB+/FM/Internet Radio for the complete music system.

Accessories Included
Remote Control, Batteries, Mains Cord, Owner's Manual & Network Connection Guide
Programmable timer
Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, AirPlay, Aux In, Digital Optical Input, USB-A Input, Ethernet Terminal, Headphone Output
H14.3 x W45 x D28cm
LCD Screen
File Formats
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN)
NFC enabled Information Devices with NFC can be tapped together to establish a wireless connection for sending or streaming files and other data
Power Supply
Preset stations Information The number of stations that can be programmed into the memory
30 FM, 20 DAB
Radio tuner
DAB, DAB+, FM with RDS and internet radio
Speaker output Information The total output measured in watts. The higher the number, the louder the sound.
Weight Information Unpackaged weight


  • Click & collect

    Click & collect from John Lewis and Waitrose shops tomorrow from 2pm
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  • UK delivery

    Standard delivery within 5 working days
    Next or named day delivery
    Named day UK delivery pre-10.30am
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  • International delivery not available


If you’ve changed your mind about keeping your purchase, please return it in its original condition with proof of purchase and we’ll exchange or refund it. Unless faulty, this should be within 35 days of receiving your order. By original condition, we’d expect this to mean that you’ve kept packaging and labels, and that the item is undamaged and unused.

You can return for free in the UK via John Lewis shops, Royal Mail, Collect+ or MyHermes. If you need to arrange collection of large or heavy items, call us on 03456 049 049. For international returns queries, call us on +44 1698 545 454

You’ll find returns information on your delivery note. Exceptions apply to certain products - find out more about our refund policy

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