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Off-White is an Italian luxury clothing company, founded by the great American creative and designer Virgil Abloh in Milan in 2012. This first collaboration between Teenage Engineering and Off-White is a remix of the OB-4 speaker and a capsule collection with clothing and accessories. The late Virgil Abloh contributed to the OB-4’s design, adding a bright orange colorway and Off-White branding.
The OB-4 is equipped with FM radio, Bluetooth and line-in jack and stores everything that is played with an infinite loop function. The Disk mode has 3 functions: ambient, karma, and metronome. You can select AMBIENT to generate an endless ambient track based on parts of the FM radio, KARMA for playing a 30-in-1 musical mantra box, and METRONOME, which goes 1 BPM up to 800. You can also channel your inner DJ with the onboard beat match and 808 metronome.
In addition to the luminescent orange casing and back logo print, the speaker features the gyil music of ghanian artist SK Kakraba in disk mode. A traditional instrument of west africa of which SK Kakraba is one of the last remaining masters.
The capsule collection line designed by Off-White exclusively for Teenage Engineering includes a transparent orange carry bag for OB-4, t-shirt, hoodie and a set of white multipocket bomber jacket and cargo pants, with custom pockets to fit the technological devices of the brand.
- ALL-IN-ONE "MAGICAL" INSTRUMENT - The teenage engineering OB-4 is a line-input and Bluetooth HIFI loudspeaker, FM radio, and a 'Disk Mode' player. Listen to an FM broadcast or record-and-loop a track. OB-4 can be also controlled remotely with the orthoplay app.
- DELIVERS CRYSTAL-CLEAR STEREO SOUND - With two 38W ultra-high-efficiency amps, OB-4 produces open natural sounds with deep natural bass. It is equipped with 4" bass drivers, neodymium tweeters, and a flow-optimized bass reflex.
- LISTEN ALL-DAY - Play tracks from your audio device via Bluetooth or 3.5mm line-level audio input. You can also listen to an FM station for up to 72 hours. Use the integrated antenna within the handle, or the extended antenna for better signals.
- EXPLORE 'DISK MODE' - The Disk has 3 functions: ambient, karma, and metronome. Select AMBIENT to generate an endless ambient track based on parts of the FM radio, KARMA for playing a 30-in-1 musical mantra box, and METRONOME, which goes 1 BPM up to 800. You can also channel your inner DJ with the onboard beat match and 808 metronome.
- REWIND, TIME-BEND, AND LOOP - The onboard Tape Transport allows you to rewind, slow down, or fast forward a song from the FM station, line-input, or Bluetooth device. It can record up to 2 hours. You can also loop anything you play through OB-4.