Bowers & Wilkins Formation Audio Hub



Bower & Wilkins Audio combines the heritage of the uncompromising sound of Bowers & Wilkins and is married with 21st Century streaming convenience.

The ultimate setup of a traditional Bowers & Wilkins sound system has been the definition of high-fidelity sound. The new Bowers & Wilkins Formation Audio enables high-quality wireless streaming to your passive system or from existing components, CD Player, turntable or other pieces of equipment to wireless formation speakers.

Bowers & Wilkins Audio DAC ensures there are no lag or breaks in sound, even between rooms while 96/24-bit streaming maintains legendary Bowers & Wilkins sound resolution. Just think – existing passive sounds system quality, now synced to stream anywhere wirelessly. It is why Formation by Bowers is the highest Form of Sound.

  • Transform your passive system into a multi-room system
  • Connect analogue devices and stream to Formation speakers
  • Stream in 96/24 bit high-resolution to your passive system
  • Features Formation® Wireless Technology
  • WiFi, Apple® AirPlay 2®, and Bluetooth compatible
  • Sets up in moments
  • Synchronisation in perfected harmony with other Formation products


Size & weight

Dimensions Height: 44mm (1.7 in)
Width: 215mm (8.5 in)
Depth: 263mm (10.4 in)
Net weight 1.0kg (2.2 lb)

Technical details

Technical features Apple® AirPlay 2® technology
Spotify® Connect
Roon Ready
Bluetooth In
High performance analogue-to-digital converter (ADC)
High performance digital-to-analogue converter (DAC)
Description Wireless Audio Hub
Input voltage 100V – 240V – 50/60Hz
Power consumption Below 6.8 Watts (Sleep)*
Connections Digital audio in (Toslink)
Analogue audio in (2 x RCA)
Digital audio out (1 x RCA)
Analogue audio out (2 x RCA)
Network (RJ45 Ethernet or WiFi)
USB – service only
Bluetooth Bluetooth® v4.1, Class 2
aptX HD
AirPlay 2 compatibility iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch with iOS 11.4 or later, Apple TV 4K or Apple TV (4th Generation) with tv OS 11.4 or later, Mac or PC with iTunes 12.8 or later.


Cabinet finishes Black