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Beats debuts Pill speaker, Executive headphones

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By Phil Dzikiy

News Editor, iLounge
Published: Tuesday, October 16, 2012
News Categories: iPod Accessories, iPad Accessories, iPhone Accessories

Beats Electronics has announced two new products, the Pill speaker ($200), and Executive headphones ($300). Pill is a portable, wireless Bluetooth speaker with four speakers inside, as well as a microphone for speakerphone functionality, and a rechargeable battery that offers seven hours of continuous play. It comes in three colors — black, white, and red — and is designed as another peer-priced competitor to Jawbone’s Jambox.

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Beats Executive over-ear headphones are made from aluminum alloy, stainless steel and leather. The silver, noise-canceling Executive headphones come with an iOS-compatible microphone cable and offer full phone functionality, relying on batteries to keep their active noise-canceling hardware running. They’re a significant aesthetic evolution from earlier Beats Studio and Pro headphones, and will be available this month along with Pill.

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1

capsule opens up in the middle to hold all your stash, too!  Mighty convenient.

Posted by JonnyOneNote on October 16, 2012 at 9:18 PM (PDT)

2

any details on acoustic design of the pill? is it a closed system, or ported, passive radiator?
i wonder if they manage some enhanced bass response from this size.

Posted by oluv on October 17, 2012 at 1:06 AM (PDT)

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