Creative announced the new TravelSound i85, a pocket-sized speaker with FM radio tuner for Apple’s iPod nano 4G media player. The ultra compact TravelSoundis a docking speaker with integrated FM tuner. It has four microdrivers and a digital amplifier. The device serves also as an alarm clock (via iPod).
Creative’s TravelSound has an USB port so users can transfer and charge the iPod nano 4G without removing the device. It has built-in lithium polymer (Li-Po) rechargeable battery offering up to 15 hours of play time per charge. It will be released in Singapore in early May 2009 for S$149.