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ION AUDIO DEBUTS AT OUTDOOR RETAILER SHOW

First time exhibitor showcases innovative line of high-powered rechargeable audio products that cut the restrictive tether of conventional wired units.

Salt Lake City, UT – Outdoor Retailer Booth #39144 - January 15, 2015 – ION Audio, a leader in lifestyle consumer electronics with a diverse portfolio of all-in-one entertainment solutions, launches a new line of innovative outdoor products powered by rechargeable batteries that rival the sound pressure level (SPL) output and wattage of conventional wired products. ION’s expanded line takes a fresh approach to outdoor audio with the high power of their battery systems, weather-resistant technology and Bluetooth®-compatibility, delivering unequaled wireless sound for the on-the-go adventurer.

 

“This year we are adding new technology and design to our assortment to give outdoor individuals products that provide unmatched sound experiences for any activity they seek,” shared Andy Flagg, Managing Director, ION Audio. “The Outdoor Retailer trade show provides an ideal showcase for us to reach a broader market. We are excited to exhibit and meet retailers focused on outdoor living, activities and experiences and we aim to bring our expertise in lifestyle audio to this new market.”

Built with the active consumer experience in mind, every product in the ION collection features intuitive, timeless design elements and long lasting battery assistance that simplify music on the go and make home listening even more enjoyable. The new line is splash-proof and includes products that are perfect for every activity in any location: party on the beach, backyard barbeque, poolside tunes, football game tailgating, camping, or even a bicycle ride.

 

ION Audio’s new lineup of outdoor audio for 2015 includes:

Clipster Active, the ultimate in portable audio for the on-the-go individual in a Bluetooth-compatible, water-resistant speaker that streams music from your favorite device while clipping directly to your belt loop, backpack, camping gear or it can be mounted to your bicycle or stroller.

o Built-in microphone lets you answer calls without pulling your phone out of your pocket or bag

o Built-in rechargeable battery included

o MSRP $49.99, available now at all AT&T stores.

Rock Speaker Bluetooth, the weather-resistant and wireless Bluetooth garden and patio speaker that matches your home’s landscape aesthetic.

o IPX4waterandweather-resistantspeakersystem
o Resemblesnatural,realisticrock
o $129.99MSRPandisavailablenowatTheSource,Brookstone,Meijer,and Amazon.com.

Tailgater Active, a rugged, powerful, go-anywhere Bluetooth speaker system with built- in battery to last up to 50 hours of streaming.

o 2ACpoweroutletsbuilt-intopoweranything:mobilephonechargers,lights,and more

o Powerful50-Watt(peak)speakersystemprovidesroom-fillingsoundandfull bass

o Availableinthreecolors:Black,Camo,andBlue

o $249.99 MSRP available now at all B&H Photo Stores and Amazon.com.

Block Rocker H2O, a new water-resistant rendition of ION’s most popular speaker system

o Bluetooth-enabledforwirelessstreaming
o Built-inrechargeablebatteryprovidesupto75hoursofuse
o Available in Spring 2015, pricing will be announced at the show.
o Block Rocker H20 will be revealed for the first time in the ION Audio booth #39144 at Outdoor Retailer

Deck Speaker Bluetooth
o Bluetooth-enabledforwirelessstreaming
o IPX Level 4 water-resistant
o Use alone or wirelessly link two speakers together for spacious stereo
o Available in Spring 2015, pricing will be announced at the show.
o Deck Speaker Bluetooth will be revealed for the first time in the ION Audio booth #39144 at Outdoor Retailer

 

For more information on ION, please visit www.ionaudio.com or follow on Facebook, YouTube,

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Press samples of ION’s lifestyle audio and entertainment products are available upon request.

 

About ION Audio

ION Audio, a leader in lifestyle consumer electronics, has revolutionized indoor and outdoor sound and lighting to create the best consumer entertainment experience. For more than a decade, ION has been transforming consumer entertainment to deliver a wide range of diverse audio, video, conversion and musical products, balancing innovative form and function to deliver sound experiences. For more information visit www.ionaudio.com.

 

iPad, iPhone, and iPod are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. Bluetooth is a registered trademark of Bluetooth SIG. Android is a trademark of Google Inc.

 

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