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Sony CP-FIP 001

Sony CP-FIP 001
alaScore 79

26 reviews

Apr, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 26 reviews from magazines and websites.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Speakers the Sony CP-FIP 001 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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(Based on 26 reviews)

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Sony CPF-iP001 Cradle Audio for iPod


In one sense, Sony's Cradle Audio for iPod (CPF-iP001, $250) docking speaker system is history in the making. For years, the Japanese company - maker of the Walkman and its numerous, less popular heirs - has been an iPod-specific accessory holdout,...

Sony's first iPod-specific audio system ; a multi-component, 2.1-channel speaker collection with a unified speaker dock, a separate metal-encased subwoofer, and a remote control. Good remote performance, and generally fine out-of-box sound

Substantial design and brand premium - while audio performance is acceptable, it's outstripped by component systems selling for half the price, particularly as system's bass is muffled by odd subwoofer design. Power switch located only on subwoofer ;...

Why would I want a seprate subwoofer for an iPod speaker system? If I was hooking the iPod up to a dedicated 2.1 system that would be a different story

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Sounds incredible, but tiny size!


This thing is *very* small yet it still manages to kick out more power than the Bose SoundDock it replaced.


Product Specifications

Featuring a connector that is compatible with a variety of iPod player models, the cradle audio system for iPod player allows you to simply plug in and press play to stream the entire library of stored music from your iPod player. The system's powerful S-master amplifier and included subwoofer provide superior sound while the compact and lightweight design allows you to place this docking station in virtually any room of your home. An additional line input enables you to connect a second audio source.


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Sony

Remote Control

Type:Remote control

Speaker System

Amplification Type:Active
Audio System Nominal Output Power:25Watt
Connectivity Technology:Wired
Speaker System Type:Speaker system with digital player dock