Amico is based on the highly acclaimed Solo, but adds a real teak wood veneer for weather resistance, a ½” marine-grade plywood substrate for additional moisture protection, a slip-resistant bottom silicone pad, a custom 2200mAh rechargeable LI-ion battery providing 8 hours of playback time, a 100-240V external power supply, a rear bass port that doubles as the carry handle, and anodized aluminium knobs that extend an additional 4 mm for easier use.
At a glance:
- A powerful, portable music system with rechargeable battery that plays for at least 8 hours with average use. The perfect choice for your portable audio needs.
- Use Wi-Fi to stream Spotify connect or listen to over 30,000 internet radio stations. You can also play your favourite DAB+/FM station or a music library. Connect to Bluetooth to listen to stream from a phone.
- Hand crafted with marine-grade plywood and finished with real teak wood veneer.
- Anodized aluminium front panel with 2.8’ color display and 6 one-touch presets for instant music access.
- Create a multi-room music system with other Como Audio products by forming a group using the Como Audio Control App.
NEW FEATURE: Works with Alexa Certified! Us an Alexa device (Dot, etc.) for voice control. After setup, simply speak a command for basic, hands-free control.
Meet the Amico
Take your music with you in the garden, garage, or park, by a pool, camping, on a boat…just about anywhere. If WiFi isn’t available take advantage of Amico’s FM tuner, DAB/DAB+, wireless Bluetooth streaming and USB and aux inputs. Designed by Como Audio founder and audio legend Tom DeVesto, its striking real teak wood veneer,and high fidelity sound instantly sets it apart from other portable music systems. The 2200mA rechargeable battery provides an average 8 hours of playback. The convenient carry “handle” is cleverly disguised as the rear bass port. Not the outdoors type? Amico’s portability means you can easily move it about your home from room to room wherever you want your music. And as it is made by Como Audio, it will work with the free Como Control iOS and Android apps, other Como Audio music systems in your home, and indeed other Amicos. When you want your music to go, think Amico!
Whole House Control
Place our models in different rooms, download our free App, and you’ll soon be enjoying music throughout your home. Control your music anywhere, from anywhere. Play different sources in any room or sync all the rooms together to play the same thing. It’s multi-room on your terms.
The free Como Control App for converts your smart device into a touch screen controller for your Amico. Access functions like power, volume, tuning, presets, sources, EQ, play/pause, view Internet station logos and Spotify album art and coordinate multi-room sound. You can also set the time, and activate the Sleep timer, all without having to use the controls on the unit.
Some audio products that come with an App often don’t include a remote control. We recognise there may be times when a dedicated remote can come in handy, so we include one with every music system.
Looking for a stereo option? Combine Amico with an Amica companion speaker and create a portable, high-fidelity music system with true stereo separation.
- Selectable analogue or digital clock display; Time/date will update automatically via WiFi.
- TFT color display (2.8"): Beautifully reproduces Spotify album art and station logos from Internet radio and DAB stations.
- Remote control: Controls many major functions yet remains compact.
- Free iOS & Android Como Control app.
- FM RDS: RDS provides song, artist, and radio station information.
- Internet Radio: 30,000+ free stations and Podcasts from around the world.
- Multi-room capable: Place Amico and other Como Audio music systems throughout your home and control them all with our app. Have up to 5 units per zone. Have them all play the same source or control them individually.
- Bluetooth 4.1 A2DP with aptX audio and AAC for CD-like sound quality.
- Spotify Connect: Stream 30 million+ songs directly from Spotify's servers, not from a phone or tablet, resulting in uninterrupted music and maximising battery time.
- DLNA Version 1.5: Wirelessly stream music from your enabled PC/Mac or NAS.
- Music player allows playback from a USB or network library of music files including AAC+, MP3, WMA, WAV, FLAC, and ALAC.
- USB input: For music playback from a USB flash drive and other mass storage devices.
- UpnP: Wirelessly stream music from your computer via your existing WiFi network.
- High res audio aux input supports up to 24 bit/192KHz.
- Google Chromecast for Audio-ready and Amazon Alexa-ready (Echo, Dot, etc.)
- 18VDC/2.8A, 100-240V, 50/60Hz adapter included: Operate Amico from the battery or the adapter.
- Class D digital amplifier: 30 watts per channel RMS to faithfully reproduce your music indoors or out.
- Digital Signal Processing (DSP): Customised so the Amico can provide the most accurate sound reproduction for its size and power.
- Software updates over WiFi: Convenient, fast, and free, keeps your investment up-to-date.
- Dual independent alarms with scheduling options plus snooze and sleep timer with multiple alarm source options including Internet radio, FM, Aux.
- Works with 802.11a/b/g/n & 2.4/5GHz routers
- Transducers: 19mm soft dome tweeters for extended high end response. Custom 3″ long-throw woofers for exceptional bass.
- Telescoping external DAB/FM antenna
- Consumes 1 watt maximum in standby; Consumes 37 watts at full volume.
- Dimensions 242mm H x 126 W x 149mm D (including antenna and knobs)
- Weight 2.06kg