Genius launches latest iPod speaker; iTempoTM 800


New Delhi, 18th July 2007: Taiwan based Genius, one of the leading IT and Consumer Electronics brand across the globe introduces its latest iPod speaker; iTempoTM 800. . The iTempoTM 800 has superior sound quality and wide frequency with built-in DRD® sound effect technology. The iTempo 800 was also showcased among other innovative lifestyle products from Genius Stable in Computex,2007 at Taipei recently.

The most revolutionary technology in iTempo 800 is the DRD® which is true 3D technology that controls the bass equalizer and reproduces crisp sound without distorting the middle tone. Integrating the custom-designed 70mm drivers and sound effect solution, it delivers surprisingly powerful, room-filling sound and creates quality bass without a subwoofer.
The iTempoTM 800 has an embedded iPod dock station and five different cradles for different types of iPods (except iPod shuffle). It also includes an S-Video connector to connect your TV or monitor if you need to transfer a video/photo from your iPod. Using the USB cable it is easy to download music through the PC directly while charging the iPod. The convenient secondary AUX input jack is for connection with other audio devices, such as laptops, CD player and other MP3 players with a stereo cable included. A wireless remote lets you control the iPod and speaker conveniently.It also includes a universal power adaptor.

Mr. Sandeep Ramani, Country Manager, KYE Systems (India) Corp., says, “The impressive iTempo 800 will provide true digital audio sound to entertain you at home. It is the ideal choice to turn your iPod into a mini-stereo system and is going to take the market by storm and especially among the younger generations.”

Key features:
• Rich, full sound from a one piece design with 20 watts RMS output power
• DRD® 3D surround IC enhances true stereo clear sound performance
• High quality class D amplifier, true 24-bit/96kHz analog-to-digital converters for high resolution audio quality
• Different docking cradles suitable for all iPod products
• USB jack for data transmission
• S-Video for connecting iPod photo and iPod video with monitor
• AUX line in jack for PC, MP3 or other audio devices
• Infrared remote control

Pricing and Availability: iTempoTM 800 is available with Transtek Infoways Pvt. Ltd. and Tirupati Enterprises, the authorized distributors for Genius in India. The price for iTempoTM 800 is Rs.5499/- (MRP)

About Genius: Genius is the brand name of KYE Systems, a US$ 353 million Taiwan, Taipei based company. In 1985, KYE launched the brand Genius, which stands for technology and trust. Headquartered in Taiwan Taipei, KYE has three manufacturing units at Dongguan, China and the fourth plant is under construction, which emphasizes in the manufacturing of products with excellent Industrial & Mechanical design, Environmental Protection Application & Lead-Free Technology Selection, and with a light, slim, short and small look. KYE has been awarded with ISO 9001 Quality systems certification in 1994 and ISO 14001 in 1996. It has been traded in Taiwan Stock exchange since 1997. KYE has received many an accolades from various quarters i.e. National Golden Award of Excellence, Good Design Award in Japan etc.