ECOXGEAR, a division of Grace Digital, has released its ECOSTONE Bluetooth speaker. Like all members of the ECOXGEAR line, the ECOSTONE is ruggedized and waterpoof. In this case, it’s IP68 compliant up to 2 meters for half an hour, and can withstand temps up to 140° on the Fahrenheit scale. You won’t have to worry much about the submergence though since it floats. The ECOSTONE Features twin 3.5″ drivers and a rear mounted passive sub with 24 watts (2×12) of power. The internal battery will give you 12 hours of battery life. If that isn’t enough, there’s a mic for speakerphone, LED flashlight, and a USB port for charging your phone.
The ECOSTONE costs $149 and is now shipping. It comes in black, blue, orange, and RealTree camo.
Ruggedly Reliable Companion for Your Most Extreme Adventures: Introducing ECOXGEAR ECOSTONE
New portable, shock-proof, 100% waterproof Bluetooth speaker caters to all outdoor lifestyles, growing the realm of rugged speaker options
San Diego, Calif. – (July 22, 2014) ECOXGEAR, a leader in rugged and waterproof products for the adventurous lifestyle, launches its new Bluetooth speaker to answer the demands of outdoor enthusiasts looking for big sound in a dependably rugged form factor, the ECOSTONE waterproof Bluetooth speaker.
The ECOSTONE is designed to be the worlds most rugged and reliable portable Bluetooth speaker to accompany you on all of your outdoor adventures. The ECOSTONE has passed both the IP68 international waterproofing standards and military grade testing MIL810G which means it can withstand anything from being 100% submerged in water to a sandstorm in a desert with temperatures up to 140°F. The rubberized shockproof casing and rear mounted subwoofer give music lovers a speaker that can be enjoyed every boating trip, camping adventure or poolside experience.
Accidentally knock the ECOSTONE into your pool or overboard your boat without a worry, the ECOSTONE’s intelligent design allows it to pop back to the surface and float. ECOSTONE also features a convenient handle to carry your speaker by your side with ease while camping, surfing, hiking or just lounging by the beach. Featuring a USB battery charger for your smartphone or tablet, and integrated LED flashlight, ECOSTONE helps you navigate any journey.
Now bigger and louder than any audio solution weve yet to introduce, the ECOSTONE is by far the most reliable option in the world of waterproof, rugged, portable speakers, says CEO of ECOXGEAR, Greg Fadul. Athletes, adrenaline junkies, and adventure enthusiasts favor our rugged speakers because they are 100% waterproof, not just water resistant, and allow them to take their music with them anywhere they go.
For added versatility, the ECOSTONE is equipped with detachable mounting options that can attach the speakers to anything, including your backpack, kayak, tent or car.
ECOSTONE is available now at Cabelas, US Cellular, Amazon.com and this fall in West Marine, REI, and other fine retail stores for $149 in Black, Blue, Orange and Real Tree. It is also available in Canada at Mountain Equipment, London Drugs and Visions.
Based in San Diego, California, Grace Digital Inc. provides a family of audio products with the highest levels of quality, support and US based customer service. From Wi-Fi music players and internet radios to waterproof audio, Grace provides audio solutions for every situation. Graces innovative iPhone & iPod Touch application allows users to control one or multiple Grace Wi-Fi music players with the touch of your finger. Grace sells its products under the Grace Digital, ECOXGEAR and Victoria brands through major retailers, ecommerce sites, dealers and distributors throughout North America. To learn more about Grace Digital products please visit them at www.gracedigital.com.