This small home solution is genius! An Ikea table lamp that doubles a speaker

Need to cut down on clutter in a small home? You need this space-saving lamp/speaker combo

Ikea table lamp and speaker
(Image credit: Ikea)

Looking for small space solutions? Need new lighting for autumn? Planning Christmas parties already? Have we got the must-have for you! 

Yup, this is Ikea innovation – the Symfonisk – is a speaker and lamp in one. It saves space, disguises those ugly speakers no one but tech fans like to look at, arguably saves you cash by combining two products into one and sounds pretty good. 

Truly – this speaker lamp is the result of a collaboration between Ikea and Sonos, so not only does it have great quality sound, you can use it to stream music, podcasts and radio via Wi-Fi without interruptions from phone calls or notifications. 

Symfonisk speaker and lamp

(Image credit: Ikea)

It also supports the major music streaming subscription services, can be controlled independently of other speakers and is compatible with Airplay 2 (so you can stream audio directly from your Apple devices). Turning off the light doesn't turn off the speaker, so you don't need to ruin that dim party vibe with bright light. 

For stereo sound, you'll want two...

Now let's talk looks (important to us at, as you know): the glass lampshade is mouth blown by a skilled craftsperson, while the speaker stand is a cool grey, perfect for grey living rooms of which we are also big fans... 

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