aether cone.

music made simple.

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aether cone.

music made simple.

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the sound

of now

Cone learns what, when, and how you like to listen to music. Turn it on and it automatically plays what you'll love, selected from millions of tracks, filling any room with incredible sound. 



Play music at the touch of a button. Change genres and moods with the turn of the dial. Or talk to Cone and tell it what song, genre or artist you want to hear.

listen to


With access to over 20 million tracks, Internet radio stations and podcasts, Cone can satisfy you with a selection of sounds to perfectly fit your mood.


and play

Cone is designed to fit on a counter, bookshelf, nightstand, or table. It has an 8-hour rechargeable battery, so you can move it easily from room to room without needing to be near an outlet.


to play

Turn the dial to play. If you like what you hear, let it play and you’ll hear more like it.

Other videos

  • Turn to play

  • Tap to pause

  • Ask for something

  • Play something different


up close

Cone’s elegant shape is designed to complement any environment, whether it’s a living room or a patio.


Other views:

white/silver coming in summer 2014


What is Cone?

Cone is a thinking music player which plays audio from streaming music services, internet radio stations, and podcasts all with a simple turn of a dial.

How much will Cone cost?

Cone will sell for $399.

When will Cone be available to buy?

The first batch of Cones will be ready to buy in early Summer 2014.

What do I need to use Cone?

You will need a device running iOS 7+ or Mac OSX 10.9+ "Mavericks" for setup. Android support coming soon.


Which music services work on Cone?

We’re working hard to make sure your favorite music services play on Cone soon.

Are both color options available?

The first batch of Cones will be Black/Copper. White/Silver will be available later in the year.

How do I play music that I’ve bought and downloaded?

As well as being a thinking music player, Cone also works with Airplay, so you can play music that’s on your iPhone or Mac.




6.3 in


6.3 in


6 in


2.9 lbs

Technical Details

Built-in rechargeable Lithium ion battery

8 hours of continuous playback

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band (2.4 and 5GHz)

3” woofer plus dual tweeter design for natural stereo envelopment

Fully digital I2S 2.1 channel 20w audio amplifier

Required for setup

Any device running iOS 7+ or Mac OSX 10.9+ "Mavericks"

aether makes



Aether is dedicated to making products that learn about you so they can serve you better.

We make things designed to think and respond appropriately to you, to continuously enhance the moment, and to make every day a bit nicer.

We strongly believe that any data we collect belongs to you. We'll only use your data to make your Aether product work better for you, and we'll never sell it or use it for anyone's benefit other than yours.

contact us

Here's how you can get in touch with someone at Aether. 


149 New Montgomery St
San Francisco, CA 94105



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