creative ziisound d5 Creative ZiiSound D5 Wireless Speaker Review

Back in 2009, Creative announced to the world they have acquired ZiiLABS, which then gave birth to the brand name Zii. Fast forward today, Creative has taken the name one step further, giving us ZiiSound.

The first product is the ZiiSound D5 wireless speaker, which was launched recently. Finally, after some waiting we have our hands on this piece of gem, so read on to find out how loud this baby can rock our world.

Before the Music..

Creative a name synonymous with audio in particular portable audio, has once again shown us its commitment to bring us unparalleled audio quality while packaging them with state of the art technology.

The ZiiSound D5 offers us high quality wireless audio via means of Bluetooth technology by use of apt-X codec, and with that, it practically allows us to connect any Bluetooth enabled devices and churn out music at the highest possible quality. Not forgetting the recent arrangement with Apple to supply the fruit with a basket, Creative creatively included a Bluetooth transmitter to allow iPods and iPhones become Bluetoothed.

Therefore, formally introducing, Creative newest creation, ZiiSound D5!

13 Creative ZiiSound D5 Wireless Speaker Review

14 Creative ZiiSound D5 Wireless Speaker Review

Specifications

FeatureDescription
Bluetooth Version:Bluetooth 2.0 + EDR (Enhanced Data Rate) 
Supported Bluetooth profiles:

  • A2DP (Wireless Stereo Bluetooth)*
  • AVRCP (Bluetooth Remote Control)**

Frequency:2.4 GHz
Operating Range:Up to 10 meters (Measured in open space. Walls and structures may affect range of device.)
Dimensions (L x W x H): 42.5cm x 11cm x 9cm (16.7” x 4.3” x 3.5”)
Weight: 3.8kg / 8.4lbs

 

Compatibility Disclaimer:

* Stereo Bluetooth or A2DP profile enables wireless transmission of full stereo sound to other Bluetooth devices. To determine whether your device (notebook, PC or mobile device) is equipped with A2DP-enabled Bluetooth technology, refer to your device manufacturer’s documentation/website for more information.

** Wireless control feature is compatible with devices (notebooks, PCs or mobile devices) with AVRCP profile only, refer to your device manufacturer’s documentation/website for more information.