B&W takes wireless and multi-room audio to a different level...The Formation Duos are wonderfully accomplished and sophisticated wireless speakers.
The ultimate 96/24 bit high-resolution streaming audio system
Carbon domed tweeter-on-top design from the 700 Series
Designed with the legendary Continuum™ Cone from 800 Series
Features Formation® Wireless Technology
Wi-Fi, Apple® AirPlay 2®, Spotify® Connect, Roon and Bluetooth compatible
Sets up in moments
Synchronises in perfected harmony with other Formation product
Bowers & Wilkins Formation Duo – Wireless Hi-Fidelity Speakers
Formation Duo are the first wireless speakers that live up to the exacting audiophile standards of Bowers & Wilkins, offering truly immersive, Hi-Fidelity sound without the need for any connecting wires, each speaker simply needs power and off you go. Featuring exclusive Bowers & Wilkins Formation® wireless technology these stunning speakers offer perfect in-room speaker synchronisation, providing the ultimate listening experience.
True Bowers & Wilkins DNA
Bowers & Wilkins have been building superlative speakers for over 50 years and this DNA is clear for all to see. Formation Duo feature technology that has filtered down from Bowers’ more traditional high-end speaker ranges including the unique Continuum™ cone drivers from their legendary 800 series and the patented Carbon Dome tweeter from the 700 series. Together these drive units ensure expressive, accurate mid-range and an incredibly precise soundscape unlike any other wireless speaker.
Hear Your Music As The Artist Intended
Formation Duo wireless speakers support up to 96/24 Bit Hi-Res audio streaming to ensure the most accurate, lifelike listening experience.
Formation Duo are easy to use wireless speakers, you can stream your music to them via aptX HD Bluetooth, AirPlay 2, Roon or Spotify Connect. By adding other Bowers & Wilkins Formation products you can easily expand your music into other areas of your home. Other Formation products include Formation Wedge, Formation Bar, Formation Bass and the Formation Audio Hub. (see related products below)
Patented Robust Mesh Network
Bowers & Wilkins have developed their own unique Mesh Network technology that runs independently from your home Wi-Fi, this ensures robust and reliable high-resolution audio performance throughout your home.
Quick & Easy Set Up
The Bowers & Wilkins Formation App provides a streamlined and intuitive user interface to make initial set-up a breeze, it takes just moments to set up your system and start playing
Optional FS Duo Floor Stands
Formation Duo can be placed on any flat surface, alternatively you can add the bespoke FS Duo floor stands, these superb stands not only complement the Formation Duo cosmetically, they will also extract every last drop of performance from your speakers.
Bowers & Wilkins Formation Duo Wireless Speakers - Pair
Apple® AirPlay 2® technology
Digital Signal Processing (DSP)
1x ø25mm (1 in) Carbon dome high-frequency
1x ø165mm (6.5 in) Continuum™ cone bass midrange
25Hz to 33kHz
Amplifier power output
2 x 125W
100V – 240V – 50/60Hz
Below 6 Watts (Sleep)*
Network (RJ45 Ethernet or WiFi)
USB – service only
Bluetooth® v4.1, Class 2
Height: 395mm (15.5 in)
Width: 197 (7.8 in)
Depth: 305mm (12 in)
Weight: 10.6kg (23.4lb)
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.
*Formation devices have multiple radios and therefore are compliant for the ERP requirements for a HiNA device