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San Diego – Audio supplier Grace Digital launched a tabletop Internet radio/streamer that replaces an existing model and adds two-way speakers and a color screen that displays album and station art.
The $249 Encore GDI-IRC7500 Stereo Wi-Fi Music System accesses more than 18,000 free Internet radio stations and on-demand programs as well as SiriusXM, Rhapsody, Live365, iHeartRadio and Pandora.
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San Diego – Grace Digital, known for its tabletop Wi-Fi Internet radios, is launching its first Bluetooth home audio products.
The Bluetooth products consist of a pair of active shelf speakers and two micro-size integrated amplifiers.
The speaker pair is the $199-suggested AC-only GDI-BTSP201. The leatherette-wrapped two-way speakers feature 36-watt output and ability to stream the AAC and AptX codecs over Bluetooth. Bluetooth 4.0 technology enables up to eight devices to be paired, Grace Digital said.
San Diego — Grace Digital has begun offering a docking speaker designed specifically for select Samsung Galaxy smartphones, which have taken a commanding share of the smartphone market.