Audio Fox Couch & Armchair Wireless TV Speakers Review

3.44 Mixed Usages
3.4 Dialogue & Vocal Accuracy:
3.6 Treble Accuracy:
3.4 Bass Accuracy:
3.5 Imaging & Soundstage:
3.4 Dynamic Range:
Release year: 2012 Rating: 4 wireless speaker near-field listening portable speaker best for: hearing impaired users

If you are a late-night movie watcher, then the Audio Fox Couch & Armchair Wireless TV Speakers will be ideal for you. This speaker is suitable for people with loss of hearing. They can create an enveloping sound around the user without using any headphones. Since the speakers allow you to control the volume independently, you do not have to increase the TV volume for hearing impaired relatives.

Our Verdict

Instead of using headphones, Audio Fox Couch & Armchair Wireless TV Speakers is a great option to enjoy private listening. This will prevent ear fatigue and help users with hearing loss. Sound quality is satisfactory if you are using them for general purpose. You should not expect high quality sound from such compact speakers. Controlling the volume is quite easy but we wish a remote control was included.

PROS
  • Great for people with hearing loss
  • Compact size
  • Easy controls
  • Decent sound performance
  • Easy setup
CONS
  • Not adequate bass
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Specification

GENERAL:

Speaker Type Portable Speaker
Number Of Channels 2.0 way speaker
Amplification Type Active Speaker (Built-in Amp)
Power Source AC Powered

DRIVERS

Drive Unit not specified
Tweeter Type N/A
Tweeter Size (inches) N/A
Midrange Size (inches) N/A
Midrange Type N/A
Woofer Size (inches) N/A
Woofer Type N/A
Other less than 3

SPECS

Power Range 2 W
Sensitivity N/A
Impedance N/A
Frequency Range N/A
Crossover Frequencies N/A

CONNECTIVITY:

Speaker Level Input N/A
Speaker Wire Input: N/A
Line Level Input N/A
Digital Input (Optical) N/A
Digital Input (Coaxial) N/A
RCA Input N/A
3.5mm Stereo Analog Input Yes
Aux Input N/A
HDMI Input N/A
Bi-amp Input: N/A
USB Port N/A
Subwoofer Output N/A

WIRELESS FEATURES

Bluetooth N/A
Wi-Fi N/A
Other wireless RF

CONNECTOR:

Connector Type N/A
Compatible Connector Types N/A
Speaker Wire Compatibility N/A

AUDIO QUALITY ( TESTED )

Bass Accuracy: average bass
Dialogue & Vocal Accuracy: Decent vocal clarity
Treble Accuracy Decent highs
Imaging & Soundstage: soundstage is average
Dynamic Range: Average dynamic range
Power Handling: Decent power handling
Frequency Response: Decent frequency response
Transient Response: not specified

BUILD MATERIAL

Enclosure not specified
Finish vinyl wrapped steel
Color black, brown, gray, tan

SIZE & WEIGHT

Height (inches) N/A
Width (inches) 3
Depth (inches) N/A
Weight (pounds) 3 lbs
Recommended Stand Height (inches) not specified

CONTROL

Handheld Remote N/A
Control by app N/A
Amazon Alexa N/A
Google Assistant N/A

IN THE BOX

Accessories: speaker, transmitter
User manual: Yes
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Details Review

Design:

Audio Fox Couch & Armchair Wireless TV Speakers looks like bag strap that attaches to your couch or sofa. It is available in 4 different color options: black, brown, gray and tan. The speaker grille covers the drivers and protects them. This grille attaches to the vinyl wrapped steel strap. It will not take up any space in the room so if you have tight spaces, these are great for you. Overall, the build quality is decent and good.

Performance:

Once you attach the Audio Fox Couch & Armchair Wireless TV Speakers on your sofa, you can lower your TV volume and still enjoy movies. This will be handy if you have kids in the house and want to enjoy movies during nighttime. The speakers are slightly tilted so that the sound is delivered directly to the user’s ears. It is capable of producing clean and clear sound.

The speaker has volume and mute buttons just beside the user so that you can easily reach out for them. This volume button will only control the speaker volume and not of TV’s. Setup is simple and the speaker comes with cables needed for connection. You can place transmitter and hide wires anywhere convenient because the transmitter and receiver do not need line of sight.

If you hear high buzzing sound during commercial or Netflix, then you need to set the sound to PCM mode from Dolby. For Netflix, try turning off Dolby mode. In case the speakers are frequently cutting audio, then make sure the Wi-Fi connection is stable.

Connectivity:

The speakers connect to the included transmitter and then from the transmitter it is wireless. So, it is not completely wireless. The transmitter has different input types including stereo RCA, digital coax, and PCM optical audio. It connects to the TV from which the sound travels wirelessly. You can connect smart TVs, CRTs, etc.  

You can also connect with headphone jack but for that you will need additional adapter. With this, you can connect the speaker with iPod, smartphone and other tablets. Connect cable to the transmitter and then to the power outlet for power supply.

Use case:

Audio Fox Couch & Armchair Wireless TV Speakers are for elderly and people with hearing problem. They are also great for users who do not want to bother anyone as they listen to music or watch movies.

Cost:

The Audio Fox Couch & Armchair Wireless TV Speakers are available under $200. They are affordable and ideal for users with tight budget.

FAQ

Will it work if my TV signal is in Dolby format?

In case the TV signal is in Dolby Format, you need to go to the audio settings and switch it to PCM mode. You might also use an additional decoder to do this work.  

Can I use Apple TV with Audio Fox Couch & Armchair Wireless TV Speakers?

After connecting the TV to the Audio Fox speakers, go to the settings. Then change the audio settings from Dolby to stereo mode. This method will allow you to listen to Apple TV through the speakers.

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