Panasonic announces new portable speaker systems
Panasonic Consumer Electronics Company has announced the SC-NA30 and SC-NA10 Portable Wireless Speaker Systems, which the company says offer the longest playback time currently available on a wireless speaker.
The SC-NA30 and SC-NA10 (pictured) can be purchased online at www.shop.panasonic.com . They cost US$299.99 and $199.99, respectively.
With up to 20 hours of playback, Both the SC-NA30 and SC-NA10 provide up to 20 hours of playback, says David Fisher, product manager, Home Entertainment Panasonic Consumer Electronics Company. Compatible with the Panasonic Music Streaming application, they can connect to a user's smart phone or tablet, enabling instant access to music with the touch of a button.
Near Field Communication (NFC) compatible, the SC-NA series can be synced to a smartphone or tablet: a touch of the smart device to the speaker will enable connection. Additionally, smart devices can be connected via Bluetooth technology.
The SC-NA30 packs two front 2-inch speakers and an integrated subwoofer. A double passive radiator protects the bass from unwanted vibrations. The SC-NA10 houses two front 1.6-inch speakers.
Equipped with an integrated microphone, the Panasonic SC-NA30 and SC-NA10 can also act as a speakerphone allowing a user to receive calls in between music playback. With re-chargeable batteries housed within the SC-NA series portable speakers, you can recharge your smartphone or tablet via USB cable, even when music is being played.
The SC-NA30 has a slim silver or black body featuring a stainless mesh over the speaker and volume, bass and treble controls. The SC-NA10, available in silver, includes a compact, purse-like cover to allow portability. The NA10's cover also acts as a stand for the speaker.