XTremeMac (http://www.xtrememac.com) previews the new Soma BT at this week’s Consumeer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. It will be released in the second quarter of the year; pricing hasn’t been anounced.

The Soma BT is a lightweight and portable, wireless Bluetooth stereo speaker plus battery pack/charger. It’s compatible with Bluetooth enabled devices including iPod, iPhone and iPad.

The 2.0Wx2 speaker with a passive radiator features a 1150 mAh rechargeable internal battery for up to six hours of playtime. It includes a mic for hands-free calling. Additionally, the wireless speaker includes a line-in jack for use with other MP3 players and a USB to USB mini cable to recharge the internal battery.