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Overview: The iHome iHM79 Portable Multimedia Speakers let you listen
to audio from your portable digital audio player or Laptop via a 3.5mm
connection. These compact speakers attach magnetically in a capsule shape for
ultimate portability, then separate and extend for stereo sound. The iHome iHM79
features two amplified speakers with built-in rechargeable batteries, vacuum
bass expansion, USB charging, and comes with a storage pouch.
Vacuum Bass Design: The iHM79 Portable Multimedia Speakers utilize a
Vacuum Bass Design to provide surprising volume and bass response in a small
space-saving stereo speaker system that fits in your hand.
Collapsible Speakers: The iHM79 Portable Multimedia Speakers feature a
collapsible speaker design for ultimate portability. Simply twist each speaker
to expand and compress each speaker to collapse.
Magnetic Base: A magnetic base on each speaker keeps the portable
speakers together for travel.
Note: This product has magnets in the base of each speaker. To
avoid interference or possible damage, do not place these speakers directly
on electronic devices such as computers or monitors.
2-in-1 Cable: The iHM79 Portable Multimedia Speakers come with a
2-in-1 cable which has a USB (type-A) plug for charging the speaker's built-in
battery and a 3.5mm audio plug for connecting to your audio source. The cable
even lets you charge the speaker while listening. The 2-in-1 attaches to each
powered speaker via a mini-USB (type-B) connector.
Note: The USB (type-A) connector is used for charging only; not
Compatibility: The iHM79 Portable Multimedia Speakers work with almost
any device featuring a 3.5 mm headphone jack. Its perfect for laptops, cell
phones, portable game devices, or MP3 players.
Rechargeable Battery: The iHM79 is powered by a built-in rechargeable
lithium-ion battery in each speaker. When the blue power light dims, or if you
start to notice sound distortion in higher volumes, it's time to recharge the
batteries. To recharge the built-in battery, simply connect the USB (type-A)
connector of the speaker's cabled to your computer. The light on the speaker
will turn to red while charging and turn blue when fully charged.
Note: You can continue to listen the speaker while they are
Carrying Pouch: The iHM79 Portable Multimedia Speakers comes with a
convenient cloth carrying pouch with drawstring.