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Sony has quite sensibly combined lighting and sound in one product, launching a screw-in LED light bulb that also doubles as a Bluetooth speaker.

Initially only available in Japan, the 360-lumen bulb is controlled via a smartphone app, which let's you adjust the volume and lighting level.

It presumably doesn't pack a huge punch sound-wise, but would de-clutter a room gadgets-wise and looks perfect for sticking on jams while cooking or for low-lighting a bedroom, as can be seen in the images below of two very happy models using the bulb in different places around the home.

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The LED Light Bulb Speaker is released in Japan on May 23rd, with Sony's online store listing it for ¥23,880 (around £130). No word yet on a US/UK launch date.

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