Old school elegance is at the forefront of the Native Union x La Boite concept PR \/ 01 speaker. Combining high-quality materials with advanced acoustics and connectivity, PR\/01 is a state-of-the-art home speaker perfect for anyone who can\u2019t forget the 1970s.\r\n\r\nInspired by an original patent from the 70s, PR\/01 features two speakers set inside a multi-amplified pneumatic system delivering a powerful, natural sound even at the lowest frequencies.\r\n\r\n"We wanted to make a speaker that would stand the test of time,\u201d says Igor Duc, Co-founder\/CEO, Native Union. \u201cCombining La Boite concept\u2019s expertise in audio technology with Native Union\u2019s passion for innovative, user-friendly design, we have created a multi-functional speaker with a superior sound that also charges your everyday tech.\u201d\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nPR \/ 01 has a wooden frame with brass-toned solid aluminium controls and a hard-wearing textile grille. PR\/01 supports Bluetooth for wireless playback. The modular design hides a drawer concealing two AUX inputs, one RCA and one 3.5mm, along with two USB-A and One USB-C port for device charging. PR \/ 01 also has a dedicated recess designed for Native Union\u2019s Drop Wireless Charger making it the perfect Bluetooth speaker for Native Union die-hards.\r\n\r\n\u201cWe are very proud to unveil PR \/ 01, which is the fruition of a long collaboration with Native Union,\u201d adds Timoth\u00e9e Cagniard, CEO and co-founder, La Boite concept.\r\n\r\n\u201cFor a long time, we have shared the same DNA and a conviction that technological performance must serve the user on a daily basis and become part of a lifestyle. The PR \/ 01 development was the perfect opportunity to bring together our savoir-faire.\u201d\r\n\r\nThe PR\/01 70s inspired speaker is available from May 15. You grab one from Native Union and La Boite concept\u2019s websites.\r\n\r\nIt seems retro-styled speakers are all the rage as Marshall drops the Acton Tawny Speaker plus HiFiBerry and Bang & Olufsen are bringing retro speakers to modern day standards through impressive, yet simplistic, methods.\r\nCheck it out\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nHave you subscribed to Man of Many? You can also follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.