LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- CES Booth: Central 11906 -- Maxell
Corporation of America has expanded its iPod accessories line with newly
designed clock radio docks that offer consumers an all-in-one solution,
including AM/FM functionality, dual alarms, sleep modes, snooze
capabilities, battery back-up and remote controls.
The entire iPod Clock Radio product line not only plays flash media
devices, but features a USB and 3.5 mm jack, enabling users to listen to
their MP3s players and other portable music devices. Products are scheduled
to be shipped late this year.
Maxell's Desktop is an AM/FM clock radio that serves as a speaker
system, iPod charging station and picture frame that allows users to
replace the standard iPod screen with their personal photographs. The new
Desktop also has high-quality, upscale sound features.
Maxell's new, state-of-the-art Bedside Alarm Clock Radio delivers an
extra large, backlit LCD screen with dimmer, shows date and time and also
gives consumers four intense speakers and a dynamic wave chamber for
Maxell is also introducing a new iPod Desktop/Wall Mount Alarm Clock
Radio that can be set on a desk, tabletop or mounted on a wall. As with the
entire product line, the iPod Desktop/Wall Mount Alarm Clock radio features
AM/FM capability, a flash memory card reader, charging functionality and a
sleek time and temperature weather display.
"Our new clock, alarm and charging stations will deliver consumers
unmatched quality and they extend the usefulness of the iPod, which has
become practically ubiquitous in American life. iPods are not just for
portable use any more and people want to listen to them in all aspects of
their life," said Gordon Tetreault, director of sales and marketing for
Maxell's accessory products.
Maxell's One Dock, Bedside Alarm Clock Radio and Desktop/Wall Mount
Alarm Clock Radio retail for $99.99, $149.99 and $199.99 respectively.
Maxell Corporation of America, a technology and marketing leader, is a
full line manufacturer of digital media products for consumer, professional
and data storage markets. Maxell is a recognized brand for over thirty
years that delivers a comprehensive line of digital tape and disc-based
recording media products for consumer audio, video, camcorder and data
storage applications. The company also manufactures and markets a wide
range of consumer battery products, as well as a full line of electronics
care, maintenance, and accessory products including headphones, plasma TV
cleaners, and iPod/MP3 cases and speakers. www.maxell.com
SOURCE Maxell Corporation of America