The speakers feature NFC pairing, solar panels, rugged build
Eton showed off its latest eco-friendly rugged portable speaker, the Rukus Xtreme at a pre-CES event. It sports a 6600mAh battery that can be recharged via a wall plug or with built-in solar panels. Available wireless connections include Bluetooth 4.0 with AVRCP and NFC, and there are two integrated full-range speakers and a radiator for bass production, along with Digital Signal Processing.
Rukus leverages energy efficient E Ink display
Etón, a producer of high-performance, green-powered consumer products has announced a solar-powered Bluetooth sound system. The Rukus integrates two 2.25-inch drivers with a 14-watt amplifier, an energy-efficient E Ink SURF segmented display, and a monocrystal solar panel to offer environmentally friendly portable stereo sound. The Rukus can also recharge the source device while it is playing the music.
Eton puts Soulra solar iPhone dock on pre-order
Eton has unveiled its latest iPhone speaker dock, the Soulra XL. The portable dock has some green credentials, as its 2,000mAh lithium ion battery can be recharged thanks to a built-in but fold-away 72 square inch monocrystal solar panel. The company rates battery life at five hours of continuous play.