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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.

Wireless Versatility

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
    Spotify® Connect
    Roon Ready
    Bluetooth In
    Digital Signal Processing (DSP)
    Digital amplifier 
    Dynamic EQ

    Drive units

    1x ø25mm (1 in) Carbon dome high-frequency
    1x ø165mm (6.5 in) Continuum™ cone bass midrange

    Frequency response

    25Hz to 33kHz 

    Amplifier power output

    2 x 125W 

    Input voltage

    100V – 240V – 50/60Hz 

    Power consumption

    Below 6 Watts (Sleep)* 


    Network (RJ45 Ethernet or WiFi)
    USB – service only 
    Bluetooth® v4.1, Class 2
    AptX HD


    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 



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