Franklin Electronic Publishers is going to release its new “Explorer” line of ROADIE Portable Speaker System, which is a small, portable 3-module speaker system. The ROADIE turns any hard flat surface into the speaker itself. The system has a 3-piece modular design so users can tailor the speaker they need.
The base ROADIE speaker is USB powered and accepts input from any audio sources such as MP3 player, PMP, cellphone. It comes with built-in microphone for VoIP communications. The second module consisting of rechargeable battery, SD card slot, and MP3 Player, eliminating the need of separate audio device. The third module consists of an equalizer and a hi frequency tweeter plus AC power to enable a second amplifier stage for an even more thunderous sound.
On its own, the base ROADIE Portable Speaker System EVS-2000 will retail for US$49.99. Combined with the second center module, ROADIE Unplugged Portable Speaker System EVS-3000 will retail for US$79.99. And all three modules together, ROADIE Amp’d Portable Speaker System EVS-4000 will be sold for US$99.99.