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ION AUDIO RAISES THE BAR FOR PORTABLE SOUND IN FALL 2014

The new line features products optimized for every activity and experience.

 

Cumberland, RI – October 23, 2014 – ION Audio, a leader in lifestyle consumer electronics with a diverse portfolio of all-in-one entertainment solutions, launches a new line of innovative sound products for the fall and holiday season. ION is energizing entertainment with this season’s indoor and outdoor sound and lighting, fusing form and function to change the way people enjoy music and entertainment.

 

Built with the consumer experience in mind, every product in the ION collection features intuitive, timeless design elements that simplify music on the go or make home listening even more seamless. Taking a fresh new approach to portable audio and consumer entertainment products, the brand’s latest product portfolio for fall includes Bluetooth audio, turntables and party lighting along with smart home solutions for 2015.

 

“We create solutions that highlight the latest technology and design to add brand new features that the consumer has never seen before. This is what has made our products successful at more than 20,000 retail outlets worldwide. This quarter we are expanding that mission through new products that focus on providing unmatched sound experiences,” shared Paul Buckley, Director of Marketing, ION Audio.

 

“Block Party Live is the epitome of the ION brand. We’ve integrated sound and lighting to enhance the customer’s experience and make anyplace a party,” said Wendy Fortin, Product Manager for ION Audio. “We’re really excited to announce our custom app—the functionality with lighting control makes this product the perfect blend of fun and technology.”

 

ION Audio’s new lineup of portable audio for Q4 2014 is available now in retailers and online and includes:

• Clipster Active is the ultimate in portable audio for the on-the-go individual in a Bluetooth, waterproof 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 Available at AT&T and Amazon.com, $49.99 MSRP

• Sound Lounge is the ideal blend of form and function as a plush and stylish ottoman with built-in speakers and subwoofer.

o Streams music wirelessly through Bluetooth o Available at Bed Bath & Beyond, $99.99 MSRP

• Tough Sound Bluetooth Headphones are an all-in-one personal audio system designed to protect hearing while streaming music wirelessly.

o Reduces noise up to 25 decibels

o AM/FM Radio with 20 station presets

o Receive and make calls via Bluetooth

o Available at Brookstone, $69.99 MSRP

• Max LP is an all-in-one turntable with built-in stereo speakers to bring classic vinyl back into your life.

o Connects to a computer via USB to convert records into digital music files

o Compatible with 33 1/3, 45 and 78 RPM records o Headphone output for private listening and converting

o $129.99 MSRP

 

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

 

For more information on ION, please visit www.ionaudio.com.

 

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.

 

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