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Docking-Station Luna 5 Encore iF500

Docking-Station Luna 5 Encore iF500
alaScore 86

36 reviews

May, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 36 reviews of Docking-Station Luna 5 Encore iF500. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Speakers for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Speakers the Docking-Station Luna 5 Encore iF500 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by: Jeremy Horwitz (ilounge.com)

Review: Edifier iF500 Luna5 Encore

 

Fabric on front with a glossy black or white back and matching glossy iPod dock, the system includes a huge AV system-style Infrared remote control, plus an integrated FM radio tuner, audio cables, a required wall power adapter, twelve different Dock...

There are other little oddities, too. iF500's iPod dock has entirely capacitive buttons on its top surface, which sometimes are accidentally triggered when you rest part of your hand against the dock to adjust the iPod inside. It also includes an...

Oct, 2009

Expert review by: Kenny Yeo (hardwarezone.com)

Edifier Luna 5 iPod Docking Station - HardwareZone.com

 

Need a good-looking iPod docking station but can't quite decide which? Then perhaps you might want to check out Edifier's captivating Luna 5.

Expert review by: Imogen Stuart (pcworld.idg.com.au)

Edifier Luna 5 encore iF500 iPod dock

 

Luna 5 iPod dock houses a subwoofer, two tweeters and two mid-range speakers, delivering great audio.

Great audio quality no matter the genre of music, works with range of MP3 devices and CD players

Unusual design may not have wide appeal, remote control layout is not intuitive

Feb, 2010

Expert review by: Imogen Stuart (goodgearguide.com.au)

Edifier Luna 5 encore iF500 iPod dock

 

Luna 5 iPod dock houses a subwoofer, two tweeters and two mid-range speakers, delivering great audio.

Great audio quality no matter the genre of music, works with range of MP3 devices and CD players

Unusual design may not have wide appeal, remote control layout is not intuitive

Luna 5 iPod dock houses a subwoofer, two tweeters and two mid-range speakers, delivering good quality audio at a great price.

Feb, 2010

Expert review by: Trusted Reviews (trustedreviews.com)

Edifier Luna 5 Encore

 

Edifier's Luna 5 Encore looks distinctive, but will its audio performance grab your attention?

Distinctive design, Tight, focused and natural sound, Low-ish price tag

FM Tuner is poor, Stereo separation isn’t great, Not all that loud

Mar, 2012

Expert review by: Stuff.tv (stuff.tv)

Edifier Luna 5 review

 

If Dan Dare's arch-enemy The Mekon had a hi-fi system, this is what it'd look like. The Edifier Luna 5 iPod dock is definitely different, although the first question you have to ask yourself as you heave it from its box is whether ‘different' is...

Feb, 2009

Expert review by: (stuff.tv)

Stuff magazine

 

Edifier's Luna 5 is a different and distinctive take on the iPod dock. Whether that's a good thing is another matter…

If you’re after a distinctive-looking dock at a reasonable price, the Edifier could be for you. But it's not quite the all-rounder we were hoping for

Feb, 2009

Expert review by: Tone (getfrank.co.nz)

Edifier Luna 5 iPod Dock

 

Several people I spoke to while auditioning the Luna 5 said something along these lines: “Oh, Edifier, they started out making really crappy computer speakers.” If that's the case, congratulations are in order for the Beijing-based...

May, 2010

Expert review by: (pcauthority.com.au)

Edifier iF500

 

Looks good but sadly sounds rather average for the outlay demanded

Feb, 2010

Expert review by: Mendelson Tiu (smarthouse.com.au)

Edifier Luna 5 Encore iF500

 

If you have an iPod and want a premium docking station that produces good sound, then the Luna 5 Encore is definitely worth a look.

Good audio output; Responsive touch sensitive keys; Comes with various connecting cables; Remote; Treble and subwoofer control; FM

Users may accidentally press the buttons while manually browsing through the iPod menu; iPod control on the remote may confuse users; Piano black finish prone to fingerprints

Dec, 2009
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Product Specifications

A statement of design excellence the iF500 is an elegant all-in-one audio system offering. uncompromised audio quality. As an iPod, iPhone or MP3 docking station or when operated in FM radio mode the simplicity of use, design and audio quality of the iF500 makes for an outstanding visual and audio experience. 5 driver sepeaker system incorporates unique vibration and resonance control technolories coupled with low frequency porting and mid-range tuned cavities for smoother cleaner audio. Edifier Patented EIDC (Electrical Intelligent Distortion Control) audio control technology lower distortion output . Power output RMS 32W+10W x 2. %.75" Bass driver and 2.75" Mid-range Driver, Treble unit 2.5", all magnetically shielded. Dimensions 376 x 390 x 240mm ( WxHxD ) W eight 6.1kg. 100~240V full range universal switch-mode power supply.

Configuration

DTS Decoder: No
Real Dolby: No
Remote Control:No / Yes
Subwoofer: Yes

Connectivity

PMP Docking:iPod Docking
Signal Input:Analogue
USB: No

General Features

Construction:Single Case Speaker System
Signal Connection:Wired
Speaker Type:Active / Passive
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