iHome, Disney Team For Audio Accessories Line
By John Laposky On Dec 19 2011 - 5:01am
RAHWAY, N.J. —
iHome unveiled a line
of Disney-licensed audio accessories
products featuring Kermit the Frog, Minnie
Mouse, Phineas and Ferb, and Jack
Skellington from “The Nightmare Before
The new iHome lineup includes noiseisolating
earphones, over-the-ear headphones,
portable speaker systems and
iPod docking alarm clock speaker systems.
Additional products are planned
for 2012, the company said.
The noise-isolating headphone models
feature detachable passive ear cushions
in a variety of sizes, enhanced bass
response, inline volume control and a
travel pouch. They retail for $14.99.
The over-the-ear headphones feature
padded ear cushions, a padded adjustable
headband and in-line volume control.
They retail for $24.99.
The portable speaker system connects
to any portable audio device with
a 3.5mm headphone jack through a
hard-wired line-in cable. Volume is controlled
by the player. It retails for $19.99.
A second SKU, housed in a water-resistant
casing with a zipper closure, retails
The iPod-docking alarm clock speaker
system is certified Made For iPod and
features gradual wake and gradual sleep
functions, two independent alarms that
allow wake to music or buzzer, an aux-in
jack and a backlit LCD display with adjustable
dimmer. It also works with any
player with a 3.5mm headphone jack
and retails for $49.99.
“We are excited to collaborate with
Disney on a great new line of audio
products for under $50,” Evan Stein,
iHome’ marketing director, said. “From
Kermit the Frog earphones to a classic
Minnie Mouse dual alarm clock speaker
system, Disney fans will love waking up
and listening to music with some of their favorite characters.”
The new iHome line featuring Disney
characters can be purchased select
Toys ‘R’ Us, Bed Bath & Beyond and
Barnes & Noble stores, among other
chains. For detailed product information,
please visit www.ihomeaudio.com/disney