By Lisa Johnston
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CES 2014 Las Vegas — Acoustic Research expanded its fashion-themed AR For Her CE line to include a backup battery with a panic alarm.
The Zipstick backup battery, which will ship in the spring for a $34.99 suggested retail, has a 2,20 mAh lithium-ion battery, LED flashlight and panic alarm. It will be offered in polka dots and white. A version without a panic alarm will be in $29.99 in black, Cobalt, Animal Print, Cayenne Polka Dot, white and red.
Also new the line will be MicroUSB, Lightning and 30-pin charging cables that range from $11.99 to $24.99, and a mini Bluetooth speaker with a rubberized finish for $34.99.
The brand also has a Bluetooth speaker that is shaped liked a woman’s clutch. Retailers are able to choose customized colors and patterns, according to the company.
Acoustic Research is a Voxx International brand.
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