Wayne, N.J. - JVC announced it has added to Gumy and Marshmallow lines of headphones, as well as added a new Riptidz model.
Four new models were
introduced in total, offered in colors meant to match the sixth-generation iPod
The HA-FX8 Riptidz ($9.95), with 11mm drivers, have a sweat-proof body, JVC said, and meet the IPX-2 waterproof specification. They come with three sizes of silicone earpieces, and are sold in eight colors.
The Riptidz are available this month for $9.95.
The Gumy Plus HA-FX5 (also $9.95) is an in-ear version of JVC's Gumy. Features include a soft rubber body, three sizes of silicone ear pieces and a choice of eight colors.
Two new Marshmallow models were introduced: the HA-FX30 and HA-FR36. The in-ear HA-FX30 come with small- and medium-sized memory-foam ear pieces, 11mm drivers, and a choice of eight colors. It will be available this month for $14.95.
The HA-FR36 ($19.95) has the same features as the HA-FX30 except that it adds a built-in remote and mic that can be used with Apple and BlackBerry devices.