Altec Lansing, the maker of the 'everything proof' line of bluetooth speakers known for their rugged outdoor durability has introduced two new additions during the IFA in Berlin. The BoomJacket 2 and Super LifeJacket are touted as being snowproof, shockproof and waterproof, as well as able to float. The BoomJacket 2, the smaller of the two features 50 foot bluetooth range, 50 hours of battery life, can serve as a power bank for other devices. Technical specs include Omni-directional sound by way of dual 2" neodymium woofers, dual 1.2" tweeters and dual 2.25" x 1.3" passive radiators. The BoomJacket 2 also features DSP enhanced sound and app control.. It can also be used as a speakerphone and features onboard mic and spoken caller ID. You can also pair up to seven speakers for true wireless stereo with up to 3 devices connected as well. The BoomJacket2 will be available in Deep Red, Aqua Blue, Black and Cobalt Blue. You can buy the BoomJacket2 at BestBuy Here for $199.99
The Super LifeJacket, the larger of the two, also features Omni-directional sound via dual 2" neodymium woofers, dual 1.2" tweeters, dual 2.5" subwoofers and dual 3" passive radiators. You'll also find DSP enhanced sound and app control along with similar DSP and multi-speaker connection as the BoomJacket 2. You'll get increased range of 100ft for the Super LifeJacket as well as two separate powerbanks. The Super LifeJacket will be available in Black/Steel Gray and Cobalt Blue and will be available at BestBuy here for $299.99
or on Amazon here.
Here is the Official Press Release.