iHome Updates New Balance Line
By Lisa Johnston On Oct 18 2010 - 4:01am
— iHome recently added a new model
to its line of New Balance athletic-themed headphones,
the result of a partnership first announced
The NB464 foldable behind-the-neck Sport earphones
feature interchangeable colored accent
caps, interchangeable washable silicon ear cushions,
a lightweight flexible body and 30mm dynamic stereo
drivers. Frequency response is listed at 20Hz to
Other features include in-line iPod/iPhone remote
and microphone to control volume, play/pause, track
selection, and to answer/end phone calls and perform
voice commands. The modular cord system comes
with one 36-inch standard length cord and one 15-
inch cord, along with a cord winder. The earphones
are packaged with a drawstring pouch. Suggested
retail is $49.99.
iHome also announced it has shipped its iB969
charging solution, which is engineered to charge
up to four devices simultaneously. It can reportedly
charge iPads, iPods, iPhones, BlackBerrys and ereaders.
Suggested retail is $59.99.
The company is also now shipping its iB24 noiseisolating
metal earphones. The earphones have 10mm
neodymium magnet drivers and a frequency response
range listed at 20Hz to 20,000Hz. Features include
inline iPod/iPhone/iPad remote/microphone and a
carrying pouch. Suggested retail is $29.99.