updated 08:45 am EDT, Thu October 13, 2005
Boomtune mini for iPod
Tunewear today announced , a unique tripod speaker for MP3 players including Apple's iPod. The palm-sized BoomTune mini, now available for $40, offers a unique tripod design and an 1W x 2 output, which it says "is surprising for such a compact size. Just one AAA battery is all you will need to enjoy up to 10 hours of playback. With a style like you have never seen before, the tripod design can be used with almost any MP3 player from the small iPod shuffle to the iPod 4G/photo. It is also suitable for more than just table top use." The company says the speakers are powerful enough to use in large open spaces such as a park or at the beach. The white-styled Boomtune mini weighs 60g and approx and offers an extremely compact footprint (32mm x115mm).