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Bluetooth Portable Speaker: The iHome iBT44G is a
self-powered, Bluetooth portable speaker that is ideal for your
Bluetooth-enabled smartphone, tablet, laptop, and other devices. There is even a
storage compartment to place your Bluetooth device during playback (do not leave
device in unit during transport or while carrying).
- Wireless Audio Streaming: The iHome iBT44G portable
speaker streams stereo music wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices such
as your Apple iOS device, Android smartphone/tablet, Blackberry,
computer/PC, or other devices. The iBT44G provides basic playback controls,
such as Play/Pause and Previous/Next Track from its front-panel controls and
remote. You will continue to use your Bluetooth-enabled device for advance
music navigation and to view song/artist information.
- Pairing: This unit pairs with your Bluetooth-enabled
device with a single press of a button. Once paired, the iHome iBT44G will
automatically re-connect with your device when in wireless range (up to
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 iHome iBT44G.
Durable Rubberized Cabinet: The iHome iBT44G features a
rubberized finished cabinet for added durability. Even though this speaker has a
rubberized finish, it is not weather resistant or water proof.
SRS TruBass DSP + 5-Band EQ: SRS TruBass digital signal processing
technology and a 5-band EQ (60/250/1k/4k/12k Hz) coupled with a specially designed amp pushing twin 4"
woofers and 1" tweeters delivers pristine power for satisfying sound.
Aux Input: A 3.5mm auxiliary input lets you connect almost
any portable audio device that is fitted with a headphone output jack.
USB Charging Port: The iBT44G features a USB (type-A) port used to
charge your smartphone or other USB-enabled portable audio device. Charging only
takes place when the unit is connected to AC power. This USB port does not
support audio playback.
FM Radio: The iHome iBT44G features a built-in FM tuner for
listening to your favorite FM radio stations. The included FM wire antenna plugs
into the unit's Aux input. The FM tuner can be set to US or European tuning.
Remote Control: The iHome iBT44G includes an IR remote for wireless
operation of the system. From the remote you can control basic playback
functions of Bluetooth audio devices (such as Play/Pause & Previous/Next Track),
switch sources (Bluetooth/FM/Aux), raise or lower volume, and turn power on or
AC & Battery Power: The iHome iBT44G operates on six "D"-cell
batteries (sold separately) or the included AC power adaptor. This unit will not
charge USB devices while operating on batteries.
Carry Handle & Shoulder Strap: The built-in handle of the unit can be placed
in two positions, upright for carrying or back for general use and tilt-back
play. A detachable shoulder strap is also included for added convenience.
- With Handle Down: 17.1825" (w) x 9.0625" (h) x 5.0" (d)
- With Handle Up: 17.8125" (w) x 11.4375" (h) x 3.5" (d)