The Paradigm Shift Powered Speaker is known as Active Atom (A2) and the new earbuds are E1, E2m and E3m. The Active Atom (A2) is built to look great on tabletops and even in bookshelves. It's designed so that it is supposed to be used alone as audio systems in the left or right or as iPod stereo pairs. It can be used as stereo pairs in many other music players as well besides using it with desktop computers, music instruments like Guitars, keyboards, Televisions, home DJ decks, and even in Video game consoles as well. A2 requires either a 3.5mm mini jack or an RCA output in those devices to which it is to be connected.
The Paradigm Shift speaker also features a technology using Apple AirPlay which lets you stream and enjoy music wirelessly but only from iTunes enabled devices or computers equipped with an AirPort Express Interface at the rear panel of A2. Active Atom (A2) is amped with 100W power each for the speakers making them powerhouses when it comes to performance. The Paradigm Shift earbuds on the other hand are exclusively designed for personal audio and is portable as well. It can be used in personal computers and game consoles. The earbuds offer great comfort and you won't even know it is there but it doesn't lack decent performance though. In fact, its acoustic clarity and quality will definitely surprise you.
Paradigm E1, E2m and E3m earbuds, all three of them, come in black and white finishes and has an air tight seal which isolates the noise and provides you faultless playback. The earbuds would be comfortable in ears of all sizes and integrated with a 1.2m cord able to resist tangles. A travel pouch accompaniment is a big relief if you travel a lot. The E2m and E3m models sport a microphone as well as an in-line remote which lets the users play and pause Music and answer and end telephone calls with just a click. Paradigm Shift hasn't revealed price in India details of the A2 powered speaker and earbuds yet.