Audio Innovator Altec Lansing Breaks Into The Canadian Market

Speaker and Earbud Lines Now Available for Purchase at Best Buy, Walmart and Staples in Canada

NEW YORK, July 28, 2017 /CNW/ -- Altec Lansing, innovator in audio, announced today its entry to the Canadian market. Just in time for summer, Altec Lansing's lines of audio products will be available for purchase at Best Buy, Walmart and Staples across Canada.

Altec Lansing's iconic audio products include sleek wireless systems that go where you go, Bluetooth fitness audio with shapes, colors and designs to complement active lifestyles, regardless of the elements, and ultra-durable Everything-Proof speakers.

All members of the Everything-Proof speaker line can handle whatever life, or the party, throws at them, with an Ingress Protection (IP) 67 rating certifying they're waterproof, shockproof, and snowproof. In addition to withstanding the elements, the speakers boast powerful Bluetooth sound and a long life with a lithium ion battery. Most Everything-Proof speakers will be able to take advantage of Altec Lansing's new "House Party mode," which allows these speakers to connect via Wi-Fi and/or Bluetooth through the new "Playlist App" (available via iTunes for Apple and Android). This new app will allow users to access playlists from apps like Spotify, and then pair with up to 50 speakers at once for true party mode!

The Altec Lansing products now available in Canada include the following:

  • Jacket H2O 3 ($89.99, Available at Best Buy, Walmart, Staples):
    This sleek speaker is perfect for the poolside, with a radiator to boost the bass, and it pairs with up to 50 speakers. Dual 1.5" neodymium drivers and one 1.25" x 2" passive radiator. Has a 100-ft wireless range and a ten-hour battery life. IP67 rated waterproof, shockproof, snowproof, everything-proof - and it floats!
  • Mini H20 3 ($49.99, Available at Best Buy, Walmart, Staples):
    This stylish, light-weight speaker is the perfect touch for any audiophile on the move! With an included carabiner, this high-powered speaker makes taking tunes with you easy. With dual 1.5" neodymium drivers, it packs a large 33-ft wireless range and a battery that lasts six hours. It's waterproof, shockproof, snowproof, everything-proof, IP67 rated, and it floats.
  • Life Jacket 2 ($199.99, Available at Walmart):
    The IP67 rated speaker is waterproof, sandproof, shockproof and snowproof! The floatable and submersible design provides a 30-foot range along with extra audio horsepower, 16 hours of battery life, and onboard powerbank for remotely charging portable devices. It features a built-in universal mounting mechanism for easy attachment to bikes, kayaks, jet skis, motorcycles and more.
  • Mini Life Jacket 2 ($129.99, Available at Walmart and Staples):
    A compact yet rugged speaker with built-in mounting capabilities. Another IP67 rated speaker, the waterproof, sandproof, shockproof, snowproof, and floatable speaker is the perfect travel companion, providing 16 hours of battery life.
  • Life Jacket 3 ($179.99, Available at Best Buy):
    This speaker delivers powerful sound in a fun, rugged chassis that can handle anything thrown at it. It features dual 2" neodymium drivers and one 3" x 1.5" passive radiator. Comes with a 100-ft wireless range and 30-hour battery life, along with a smartphone charger. IP67 rated waterproof, shockproof, snowproof, everything-proof, and it floats.
  • Mini Life Jacket 3 ($129.99, Available at Best Buy):
    This fun, rugged speaker can fill up any space with sound, all in a compact chassis; it also pairs with up to 50 speakers and two devices. Complete with dual 1.5" neodymium drivers and one 2.25" x 1.3" passive radiator. It has a 100-ft wireless range and 16-hour battery life -- and it can charge a smartphone. This floating, IP67 rated speaker is waterproof, shockproof, snowproof, everything-proof.
  • LifeJacket XL ($269.99, Available at Best Buy): This IP67 rated waterproof, shockproof, snowproof speaker has a 100-ft wireless range and 40 hours of battery life- and the ability to charge your smartphone. The durable speaker floats and features omni-directional sound ensuring you never miss a beat! Features 2" x 2 woofer, 1.25" x 2 tweeter.
  • Everything Proof In-Ear Sport Earbuds ($69.99, Available at Best Buy): Keep the music pumping at the gym with these powerful, colorful earbuds. IP67-rated water, snow, and shockproof, to withstand the toughest of adventures. Bluetooth enabled for a tangle-free workout.
  • Sport In-Ear Earphones ($39.99, Available at Best Buy):
    Sweatproof and waterproof earphones that keep your workout going with secure Freebit® ear buds in small, medium, and large for a custom fit. IPX7 waterproof headphones with six hours of battery life and 30-ft wireless range. Product comes with magnetic earbuds and reflective cable for night time walkers and joggers.

For more information visit: www.alteclansing.com

About Altec Lansing
Since 1927, generations of music enthusiasts have recognized Altec Lansing as a premier brand that consistently delivers high quality and rich sound in a host of audio products including; headphones, earphones, everything-proof speakers, home and car audio, DJ speakers, turntables, mobile accessories, and more.  Altec Lansing provides a seamless combination of beautiful design aesthetics and terrific sound to exceed every audiophile's expectations.  Those who know audio, know Altec Lansing.

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For further information: Ashley Willis, Resound Marketing for Altec Lansing, ashley@resoundmarketing.com, 609.279.0050x105, 732.500.2735

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