Thursday, 10 April 2008

etyBlu Dual Mode Bluetooth Headset

The new etyBlu Bluetooth Headset from Etymotic Research Inc features two microphones - one located internally at the end of the earpiece and one at located in the BLUmaxx boom. The microphone located in the boom features noise cancellation.

The boom microphone and an in-ear noise isolating earphone work together to provide clear, high quality sound at both ends of the conversation in environments with high background noise. The etyBlu noise canceling boom microphone can be quickly plugged in when required for noisy environments. When the boom is unplugged, the internal microphone automatically takes over.

This Bluetooth Headset is compliant with the Bluetooth Core Specification 2.1, Headset 1.1 and Handsfree 1.5 profiles. The etyBlu Headset is a class 2 device with an operating range of up to 10 meters.

Talk time is up to 7 hours and standby time is up to 100 hours.

The etyBlue Bluetooth Headset is available to buy now for a recommended retail price of US$129.

Sunday, 6 April 2008

Supertooth Disco Bluetooth Multimedia Speaker

The Supertooth Disco Bluetooth Multimedia Speaker allows stereo music to be streamed from Bluetooth enabled (A2DP) mobile phones, PDAs or computers.

A powerful sound is delivered from an internal 12 watt subwoofer and Left Right 2x8 watt (RMS) audio power amplifier. The subwoofer speaker uses a Neodyne high efficiency system and the Left Right full range speaker features a parabolic membrane. All of the speakers are magnetically shielded.

The Supertooth Disco Bluetooth Multimedia Speaker supports the Bluetooth A2DP Advanced Audio Distribution Profile, SBC Stereo streaming and the AVRCP Audio Video Remote Control Profile. The AVRCP profile allows remote control of the Play, Pause, Stop, Previous and Next commands.

This is a Bluetooth class 2 device with an operating range of up to 10 meters.

For complete portability, the Supertooth Disco features an internal re-chargeable battery. The charging time is 3 hours and the standby time is up to 1500 hours.

A cabled connection is also provided for iPods and MP3 players without Bluetooth.