Costing only £99.99, the Philips Izzy is an unintimidating purchase with which to begin your journey into setting up a multiroom system.
However, a far cry from the Sonos Play:1, that journey might be halted no sooner than it begins because, quite simply, it doesn’t sound very good.
Related: Best Portable Speakers 2015 Let’s forget that last point for a minute, though. A squat, curvy block of plastic with a fabric-covered grille, it’ll easily slot into a number of places pretty innocuously. The whole point of the Izzylink family is that it gets you multiroom action quickly and easily, without blocking off any services.
Although I did have to crack out the instruction manual to set up a few of the more advanced features, on the whole, the Philips Izzy BM5 was fairly simple to get-going.
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New to the site, so I'm not sure if it's an error on my end or if she's just shut the live stream off. Who knows what lurks in the mind of this disturbed woman?The Philips Izzy BM5 is the latest attempt to make multiroom audio accessible.The BM5 is the first among a whole range of “Izzylink” speakers to appear in 2016, which will use the same system.I notice on that last still she is wide awake and sitting at her computer.Perhaps her performance is set to end on the same day North Korea launches its missiles. OMG what can I say, I saw her awake and moving all over her place this morning for at leat the 1 1/2 hours that she was on the air.