Sony Japan has just announced the LED Light Bulb Speaker, which screws into a standard light bulb socket inside any overhead light fixture or lamp and can pair with any Bluetooth device. The brightness of the light coming from the bulb and the volume of the music from the speaker can be controlled via a smartphone app or an NFC remote.

According to Sony the goal of the gadget is to allow for the audio equipment to be put into locations in the home, where normally it is hard to put audio equipment. The bulb will be available in Japan from May 23 for the cost of ¥23,880 (or about £127).

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Via Designboom