Las Vegas - Monster unveiled five mobile accessories under its Monster Mobile brand at the SEMA Show, being held here this week at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
The products include the following:
CarTalk Bluetooth car kit ($79.95):
The sun-visor-mounted kit uses Bluetooth 2.1 and features echo cancellation, noise and wind reduction, a rechargeable lithium-polymer battery, 25 hours of talk time and two months of standby time.
ClarityHD Bluetooth stereo speaker ($119):
Features include a built-in microphone, two 35mm full-range drivers, a lithium-ion battery, a USB power cable and a carrying case. Playtime is listed at 10 hours at midlevel volume, Monster said.
PowerPlug dual USB car charger ($34.95):
This charger can simultaneously charge two USB-enabled devices. It comes with a status indicator.
PowerPlug USB car charger ($29.95):
Similar to the dual charger but this one charges just one USB-enabled device.
Motion Play charging device ($119):
This device is said to use an in-car hand-motion control connection to operate an iPod, iPhone or iPad, including play/pause and track skip, while charging the device at the same time. Requests for more information about the technology were not available press time.
All products are scheduled to be available in the first quarter of 2011.