Stuttgart/Palo Alto. Etón Corporation, the design driven leader in radio and portable audio products, today announced that it has unveiled the latest additions to its Porsche Design radio line by Etón at the 2006 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. These include updated new portable radios and a crank radio, both boasting a linear shape and a functional form.
The audio performance offered by each of these products stays true to the Etón name, with multi-band radio reception and the ease and convenience of listening to radio from local, national, and global origins. Furthermore, the Porsche Design radio line by Etón offers support for either XM Satellite Radio or Sirius Satellite Radio, allowing customers to select their preferred digital satellite technology.
“The introduction of the Porsche Design radio line by Etón line has garnered substantial interest and we are proud to offer customers an expanded line in 2006,” said Dr. Esmail Hozour, CEO of Etón Corporation. “The products are a stellar example of how it is possible to create technologically advanced audio products that are as beautiful to the eyes as they are to the ears.”
The Porsche Design radio by Etón P’ 7131 captures the essence of what made Porsche Design legendary: A clear, linear shape. A design that is engineered. A form that reflects functionality. Its audio quality stays true to the Etón name – presenting a new generation of radios. Multi-band satellite radio reception is projected through two full-ranged speakers and a powered subwoofer.The Porsche Design radio P’ 7134 compliments the Porsche Design radio P’ 7131, adding the latest technology. DVD/CD playback and MP3 playback are provided through either USB drive or internal memory card readers.The Porsche Design P’ 7136, an innovative mobile solution for when you are on the road, is the only portable digital radio in its class to feature multi-band radio reception. Clearly contoured switches and knobs make operation easy and straightforward.The Porsche Design P’ 7139 offers a unique radio experience housed in innovative metal construction. The technology of this multi-band radio is unprecedented. The P’ 7139 brings world-class radio performance to new levels.Forged from metal with precision knurled knobs and handles, the P’ 7151 redefines crank radios. Providing the freedom to be independent, but connected wherever you, the unit utilizes dual conversion super-hetrodyne technology, ensuring accurate reception. Features include multi-band reception, LED flashlight, cell-phone charger and siren.Etón Corporation is the established leader in consumer electronics audio products, and is defined by its mission of ‘Re_Inventing Radio”. By always combining the latest in technology with sensible design, Etón offers an extensive array of products that speaks to three main categories: Design, Innovation and Necessity. Etón is headquartered in Palo Alto, California, and has offices in Berlin, Germany and Toronto, Canada.
Porsche Design is a global luxury men’s brand and is determined by engineered products. Professor Ferdinand Alexander Porsche established the Porsche Design brand in 1972, whose products are attracting consumers with their technical innovation and represent functionality and timelessness in its purest form. Porsche Design products are sold in exclusive own retail and franchise stores, shop-in-shops, up-market department stores and exclusive specialist stores.
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