Sometimes, it's the simplest ideas that make the biggest impact. The Houd PASSIVE uses an extremely basic idea to make your devices built-in speakers sound like a room-filling stereo system.
Non-powered acoustic passive speakers have come a long way since their early, humble beginnings. A lot of engineering and design prowess has gone into making them more effective, as well as portable, and even stylish. Passive acoustic speakers or wood amplifiers are an easy, convenient way of sharing your music without draining electricity.Using the same concept that gives acoustic guitars their oomph, PASSIVE is designed and hand-made one at time by master artisans the unique wooden amplifier uses no electricity at all just the rich reverberations of natural sound.
Eco-made's debut product, is an environmentally friendly iPad/iPhone wood speaker Houd is a natural speaker that can be easily assembled and used on the fly to amplify the music in your iPad so you never have to be without great sound. Use Houd passive wood amplifier on vacation, by the pool, at a picnic or even at home instead of your bulky battery-powered speakers. As such, Houd warn that it's not a replacement for powered speakers, and it's definitely not appropriate if your music of choice is loud heavy metal. But fans of soft, warm vocals and instrumentals will enjoy the natural, unplugged amplification.
Houd acoustic speaker is basically a wooden dock that amplifies your device's tiny internal speaker and the amplification effect is amazing. These acoustic wood speaker works by channeling the sound from an iPhone or iPad's built-in speaker through resonant wood channels to create a naturally amplified sound.
The finished of the passive speakers varies between veins and fibers of each piece of wood, so there are none speakers identical as they are made from a natural material that varies in appearance.
The value of the passive speaker is not only in its ability to make music coming from your iPhone's built-in speaker two to four times louder, it's also a beautiful piece of decor that gives your eyes a nice little break from all of the plastic and shiny metal gadgets elsewhere in your house. The Houd acoustic amplifier has a plain appearance, which will blend well with the sophisticated look of the attention grabbing iPad.
The design is very simple and has been made from a piece of wood. It has been crafted in a way, which will allow you to place your iPad/iPad mini /iPhone at the top of the design.