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Add-On Bluetooth Receiver (for SoundCast OutCast Systems): The OutCast
BlueCast (BCR404) Bluetooth receiver makes it easy to wirelessly playback your
SoundCast's OutCast outdoor powered speakers (sold separately). Simply dock
the BlueCast Bluetooth Receiver into either the
OutCast Junior to access your music outdoors.
Note: Works only on OutCast and OutCast Jr "white model/2nd
generation", not "gray model/1st generation".
Bluetooth v.3.0: The SoundCast BlueCast (BCR404) employs Bluetooth version 3.0
technology with support for A2DP wireless audio streaming AVRCP music control, and aptX lossless
playback. The add-on Bluetooth receiver pairs with your Bluetooth-enabled device with a single
press of a button. Once paired, the SoundCast BlueCast will automatically
re-connect with your device when in wireless range (up to 33').
- A2DP (v.1.2)/AVRCP (v.1.4): With Bluetooth A2DP 1.2, you
are able to wirelessly stream stored music and music apps on your
Bluetooth-enabled device to the SoundCast BlueCast receiver and your
connected OutCast speaker system. Using Bluetooth AVRCP 1.4, you are able to
control basic playback functions from your OutCast speaker system, like
Play/Pause, FW/RW, and Previous/Next Skip).
- aptX Lossless Codec: The add-on Bluetooth receiver supports aptX
lossless quality codes for CD-quality audio performance from compatible
mobile devices (like 4.0+ Android smartphones/tablets).
Note: For advanced music navigation and to view song/artist
information, you will still need to use your Bluetooth-enabled mobile
Device Compatibility: The SoundCast BlueCast (BCR404) is compatible with
almost any Bluetooth audio sources; such as Apple iPod/iPhone/iPads, Android
smartphones/tablets, Windows or Mac laptop/netbooks, and more. You can stream
music stored on your Bluetooth-enabled device or from a wide variety of apps
including Rhapsody, TuneIn, Pandora, Spotify, and more.
Note: Due to the differences in Bluetooth technology, some
Bluetooth enabled devices may be incompatible, function improperly, or may not
support all features when used with the SoundCast BlueCast (BCR404).
3.5mm Jack: The SoundCast BlueCast add-on Bluetooth receiver fits
perfectly into the OutCast speaker's 3.5mm minijack housing while maintaining
the outdoor speaker's weatherproof seal.
Rechargeable Battery: The SoundCast BlueCast Bluetooth receiver features
a built-in rechargeable battery that will last up to 10 hours on a full charge.
The battery fully recharges within 1.5 hours using the included micro-USB
charger and free USB port on your computer or 3rd party USB/AC adapter (sold