Aliph today unveiled its most sophisticated product yet, Jawbone ICON. Jawbone ICON brings new meaning to the term 'wearable technology' by enabling users to select iconic voices that speak into the user's ear; providing information such as remaining battery power, caller ID and more - using the all-new MyTALK platform currently in private beta at mytalk.jawbone.com. Jawbone ICON will be available for $99.99 beginning January 18 in six unique design personas.
Jawbone ICON offers built-in intelligence and the ability to personalize with the click of a mouse using the all-new MyTALK platform, currently in private beta at mytalk.jawbone.com.
New personalization and convenience features include:
* MyTALK AudioApps. Lets users personalize the voice that conveys information into their ear. French, German and Spanish languages are also available. * MyTALK DialApps. Lets users customize an easy access button linking directly to services of their choice such as free directory assistance, voice-to-SMS and voice dial. * Simultaneous Multipoint. Lets users switch seamlessly between two calls on different cell phones. * On/Off slide switch and one-button control. Delivers radical simplicity. * Visual battery meter. Displays remaining battery life at top of iPhone screen.
Six stunning designs and personas deliver rich set of consumer choices
Jawbone ICON is smaller and lighter than its predecessors, and comes in six designs with lush textures and finishes rarely seen in consumer electronics.
New leaps in sound technology sustain Jawbone?s lead in audio quality
Continuing Jawbone?s leadership in sound technology, Jawbone ICON provides improved inbound audio quality as well as upgrades to its battlefield-tested NoiseAssassin technology. Audio advancements include:
* NoiseAssassin 2.5 with wind reduction continues to provide the best noise elimination available. * Innovative speaker design and signal processing improves inbound audio clarity and volume. * Set-it-and-forget-it audio eliminates the need to adjust volume from one caller to the next.
Jawbone ICON Specifications
Talk Time: Up to 4.5 hours (varies by phone) Standby Time: More than 10 days Range: At least 33 feet (10 meters) Charge: 80% charge in 35 minutes, 100% charge in less than 1 hour Weight: 8 grams Fit: 7 earbud sizes + 1 premium adjustable earloop Accessories: AC power adaptor, micro-USB flex cable Supports Multipoint: Pairs with up to 8 devices, 2 simultaneous connections Supports Bluetooth: 2.1 + EDR (Enhanced Data Rate), 2.0, 1.2, 1.1 Packaging: 100% recyclable
The MSRP for Jawbone ICON is $99.99. There is no charge for MyTALK.