June 9, 2006
Focal Aquatune waterproof case for iPod
Focal corp Japan has announced Aquatune waterproof case for the iPod. However it is not just a plain waterproof case it is also packs dual speakers which deliver an output of 3w x 2ch. The frame is made of polycarbonate and it can withstand a fall. The case is compatible with iPod / Photo / Mini / 4G and 5G with the casing on you can access the click wheel as well as adjust the volume. The Aquatune is completely waterproof so you do not have to worry about your precious iPod as it can withstand a depth of 1 meter for 30 mins. Once you place the iPod it becomes air tight so you can enjoy your favourite tunes as the Aquatune floats in your pool.
The Focal Aquatune is powered by replacable batteries which provide playback for 24 hours. It measures 248 x 46 x 164mm and weighs 0.93 kg. The Aquatune will be available in Japan from April for 14,800 Yen ($ 130)
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