The Korean company has announced the launch of its line of speakers LG Music Flow in the US, it is one of the first portable speakers with Google Castle that lets you send music from your Android to speakers easily.
The LG Music Flow series includes the first new portable and battery-operated wifi speaker, three new wifi speakers and three new wifi sound bars. All these models can be controlled easily from the Music Flow Android app or from a Chromebook.
Since these devices include Google Cast, you can also send music from Google Play Music, Pandora or TuneIn. In addition, LG has integrated other streaming services like Spotify and Deezer so they too can enjoy your Music Flow. Spotify users, for example, may use Spotify Connect to use your phone as if it were a remote control.
The content plays from the cloud and not from the device through mirroring, so if you are listening to music using your phone as a command and you receive a call, this will continue to play as normal although you pick the call. LG has designed its modular speakers, so you can start buying one and adding new ones without problems, and you can synchronize them to play the same music in every room or, if you prefer, a different one.
Byung-hoon Min, Senior Vice President of the Audio and Video Department of the LG Electronics Home Entertainment unity says
We have the pleasure to announce that the Music Flow will be among the first sound bars to present Google Cast. Google Cast it’s the perfect companion o the LG Music Flow audio system. We are very excited to work with Google so we can turn music into a more pleasant experience to users around the world.
New Music Flow LG devices will be available in the US and vendors like Amazon and Google Play Store from $179 30W speaker. Portable Speaker 20W cost $199 and will be available from May. The 40W and 70W speakers cost $279 and $379 respectively. All three models sound bars, meanwhile, will cost $499, $599 and $999.
However, and according to LG, these devices will be available in Portugal by the end of April. Except the portable speaker H4 that will be available by the end of May.
Undoubtedly, it is great news that brands like LG to shopping what Google Cast technology that will allow us to listen to our favorite music from your couch without having to move if suddenly we feel like other melodies rise.