Altec Lansing Announces Latest in Durable Bluetooth Audio Just in Time for Holiday

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Bluetooth-Enabled Life Jacket 3, Mini Life Jacket 3, Evolution 2 Headphones, and Waterproof In-Ear Earbuds Are Durable for Sound Anywhere

Altec Lansing: in Time for Holiday

Released just in time for the holidays, these new members of the Altec Lansing family are perfect companions for the season’s hustle and bustle, providing listeners with high-quality, long-lasting Bluetooth sound...

Altec Lansing has wish lists covered with four new speakers and headphones: the Life Jacket 3 speaker, Mini Life Jacket 3 speaker, the Evolution 2 Bluetooth headphones, and the Waterproof In-Ear Earbuds. Released just in time for the holidays, these new members of the Altec Lansing family are perfect companions for the season’s hustle and bustle, providing listeners with high-quality, long-lasting Bluetooth sound with a colorful, comfortable, and durable design.

The Life Jacket 3 and its smaller counterpart, the Mini Life Jacket 3, are the latest in Altec’s “everything-proof” Bluetooth speaker line, delivering wireless sound in a powerful, compact chassis listeners can take anywhere. The two speakers are IP67 certified waterproof, shockproof, dustproof, snowproof, and come with a mounting bracket and cables for on the go. With both having a wireless range of 50 feet, listeners are never too far from their tunes with these two speakers. The Life Jacket 3 boasts 30 hours of battery life plus built-in smartphone charger, and is available in cool grey and cobalt blue, for $149.99 at Target. The Mini Life Jacket 3 plays for 16 hours plus built-in smartphone charger, and is available in multiple colors, including aqua blue, green, deep red, black and cobalt blue at Best Buy and Target for $99.99.

The Evolution 2 Bluetooth Headphones bring cable-free sound to the Evolution line, giving more freedom than ever to get lost in a favorite playlist, with a 33-foot wireless range. With 12 hours of battery life and a comfortable fit, listeners will never want to take them off. When they do have to, however, the Evolution 2s come with a carrying pouch to keep them safe, and a detachable, tangle-free cord for tethered sound. The Evolution 2 comes in matte black, and is available at Staples for $49.99.

The new Waterproof In-Ear Earbuds are tailor-made for the active lifestyle, keeping the music pumping through winter workouts with waterproof certification. The earbuds fit snugly, with interchangeable eartips for maximum comfort, so they won’t slip out on a run or swim. The earbuds have a Bluetooth wireless range of 33 feet, and have up to 10 hours of battery life. The Waterproof In-Ear Earbuds come in black, blue, and white, and are available at Walmart, Office Depot, and Dick’s Sporting Goods for $29.99.

Additional product features include:

Life Jacket 3 (IMW578) (MSRP $149.99; Target):

  • Dual 2” neodymium drivers and one 3” x 1.5” passive radiator
  • DSP enhanced sound and app control
  • Onboard microphone + TTS, with spoken Caller ID + hands free operation
  • True wireless stereo plus pairing; multi-point pairing up to 3 devices + NFC
  • 50-foot wireless range
  • Lithium ion battery with 30 hours of battery life + smartphone charger
  • Includes mounting bracket and cables
  • Waterproof, snowproof, shockproof, and it floats!

Mini Life Jacket 3 (IMW478) (MSRP $99.99; Best Buy and Target):

  • Dual 1.5” neodymium drivers and one 2.25” x 1.3” passive radiator
  • DSP enhanced sound and app control
  • Onboard microphone + hands free operation
  • True wireless stereo plus pairing; & multi-point pairing up to 2 devices
  • 50-foot wireless range
  • Lithium ion battery with 16 hours of battery life + smartphone charger
  • Includes mounting bracket and cables
  • Waterproof, snowproof, shockproof, and it floats!

Evolution 2 Bluetooth Headphones (MZX667) (MSRP $49.99; Staples):

  • 40mm neodymium drivers
  • Built-in microphone and combined song navigation and telephone buttons
  • Bluetooth wireless pairing, with a wireless range of 33 feet
  • Lithium ion battery with 12 hours of battery life
  • Carrying pouch and flat, tangle-free cord included

Waterproof In-Ear Earbuds (MZX101)(MSRP $29.99; Walmart, Office Depot & Dick’s Sporting Goods):

  • 9mm dynamic drivers
  • Built-in microphone and combined song navigation and telephone buttons
  • Bluetooth wireless pairing with voice confirmation
  • 33-foot wireless range
  • Lithium ion battery with 10 hours of battery life
  • Carrying pouch and Freebit eartips (small, medium, large) included
  • IPX7-certified waterproof and sweatproof

To learn more about Altec Lansing products, please visit http://www.alteclansing.com.

About Altec Lansing
For almost 90 years, Altec Lansing has been shaping the history of sound delivery by producing exceptional speakers with legendary acoustics, while catering to the consumer who won't compromise sound quality. The company boasts a unique history of innovation that includes the introduction of the first "talkie" film speakers, the first set of desktop computer speakers, and the first iPod, iPhone and iPad docking stations. Always entrenched in the music community, Altec Lansing continues to be a first choice for musicians and audiophiles alike. Those who know audio, know Altec. For more information, visit http://www.alteclansing.com.

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Elizabeth Lloyd
Resound Marketing for Altec Lansing
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