TweakTown
Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
5,676 Reviews & Articles | 36,078 News Posts
Weekly Giveaway: Fractal Design Arc Cases Contest (Global Entry!)

Creative Sound Blaster Wireless Rock speaker rocks out

Creative rocks with a rock speaker

| Audio, Sound & Speakers News | Posted: Sep 1, 2010 7:08 pm

Creative has been around for years and the company is probably most known by gamers for its line of Sound Blaster sound cards for PCs. The company also has a number of popular MP3 players and a myriad of other offerings including speakers and headphones. Creative has unveiled a new weatherproof outdoor speaker for the music fan called the Sound Blaster Wireless Rock.

 

TweakTown image news/1/6/16616_5.jpg

 

The speaker sells for $199.99 and is available to purchase right now. The thing uses 2.4GHz wireless technology to connect to your PC and has a wireless range of 100 feet. The speaker strangely lacks a wireless transmitter, you have to buy that separately.

 

Power for the speaker comes from a detachable rechargeable battery pack promising six hours of music from a single charge. The speaker measures 12" x 11.2" x 13.8" and weighs 6.3kg with the battery pack. I have to say this thing seems expensive to ship without the transmitter you need to use it. There are other offerings on the market that are very similar for the same price or less that have all you need to listen.

 

NEWS SOURCE
Us.store.creative.com

Related Tags

Further Reading: Read and find more Audio, Sound & Speakers news at our Audio, Sound & Speakers news index page.

Do you get our news RSS feed? Get It!

Post a Comment about this news

Latest Tech News Posts

View More News Posts

Latest Downloads

View More Latest Downloads

TweakTown Web Poll

Question: Did EA kill the Battlefield franchise with the terrible BF4 issues?

Yes, Battlefield is doomed

No, Battlefield will live on strong

I'm not sure, but I know EA needs to improve its game

or View the Results

View More Polls

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases
Get TweakTown updates via Facebook!
Just click the "Like" button below