Public Relations Manager
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
TuneCommand gives your iPod more flexibility and convenience
(Compton, CA) – July 13, 2005 – Belkin Corporation announces TuneCommand for iPod, a device that allows you to roam and play the songs from your iPod virtually anywhere. Using wireless radio frequency technology, the TuneCommand Remote works from up to 150 feet away, regardless of barriers such as walls, ceilings, or windows that limit traditional remotes. It allows for control of your iPod to remain with you, even if your iPod is stashed in your glove compartment, backpack, or your home entertainment center. TuneCommand fits the 3G, 4G, photo, and mini iPod. It will begin shipping in North America, August 2005.
TuneCommand for iPod (F8Z024) – $49.99
TuneCommand includes a multi-clip, surface-mount hook and lanyard, providing a variety of options for securing your Remote on the road, in the car, or at home. It features eight basic functions: play/pause, next track, previous track, volume up and down, shuffle songs, and repeat. When used with the iPod photo, TuneCommand lets you scroll through your slide shows or presentations–wirelessly.
– Multiple Mounting Options: lets you carry the Remote on your belt, in your car, or around your neck
– Low Power Receiver (” 40mA): requires no batteries and automatically powers on or off with the iPod
– Receiver Receptacle: stores the Receiver when not in use
– Soft-Touch Control Pad: keeps the iPod controls at your fingertips
– 3.5mm Audio Output: connects your iPod to your stereo system, portable speakers, or headphones
About Belkin Corporation
Belkin Corporation, the global leader in connectivity solutions, offers a range of innovations for the computer, electronics, and mobile consumer. With a diverse and far-reaching product mix consisting of home and enterprise networking, audio video solutions, KVM (keyboard/video/mouse) and peripheral sharing, power protection and cabling, as well as USB and FireWire devices, Belkin extends its reach also to Bluetooth, cellular, PDA, iPod, and other solutions for mobile computing. Belkin’s end-to-end VoIP solution allows wholesale VoIP customers to rapidly deploy a customized branded VoIP service with minimal up-front cost. Belkin products are available through www.belkin.com as well as through a network of major distributors, resellers, and superstores.
iPod is a trademark of Apple Computer, Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.