As any reader of Techaeris knows, there are plenty of companies making Bluetooth speakers and headphones. Altec Lansing has just added more choice for Canadians and has brought some of their audio lineup — including their Everything-Proof products — to Best Buy, Walmart, and Staples. Affordably priced, the products offered in Canada also include sleek wireless speakers and Bluetooth fitness earphones for those on the go.
Products that Canadians can now pick up at Walmart, Best Buy, and Staples locations include (pricing in CAD):
Jacket H2O 3 ($89.99, Available at Best Buy, Walmart, Staples): This sleek speaker includes a radiator to boost the bass, and it pairs with up to 50 speakers. Has a 100-ft wireless range and a ten-hour battery life. IP67 rated waterproof, shockproof, snowproof, everything-proof – and it floats!
Mini H20 3 ($49.99, Available at Best Buy, Walmart, Staples): This stylish, light-weight speaker is the perfect touch for any audiophile on the move! With an included carabiner, this high-powered speaker makes taking tunes with you easy. With dual 1.5” neodymium drivers, it packs a large 33-ft wireless range and a battery that lasts six hours. It’s waterproof, shockproof, snowproof, everything-proof, IP67 rated, and it floats.
LifeJacket 2 ($199.99, Available at Walmart): The IP67 rated speaker is waterproof, sandproof, shockproof and snowproof! The floatable and submersible design provides a 30-foot range along with extra audio horsepower, 16 hours of battery life, and onboard powerbank for remotely charging portable devices. It features a bult-in universal mounting mechanism for easy attachment to bikes, kayaks, jet skis, motorcycles and more.
Mini LifeJacket 2 ($129.99, Available at Walmart and Staples): A compact yet rugged speaker with built-in mounting capabilities. Another IP67 rated speaker, the waterproof, sandproof, shockproof, snowproof, and floatable speaker is the perfect travel companion, providing 16 hours of battery life.
LifeJacket 3 ($179.99, Available at Best Buy): This speaker delivers powerful sound in a fun, rugged chassis that can handle anything thrown at it. It features dual 2” neodymium drivers and one 3” x 1.5” passive radiator. Comes with a 100-ft wireless range and 30-hour battery life, along with a smartphone charger. IP67 rated waterproof, shockproof, snowproof, everything-proof, and it floats.
Mini LifeJacket 3 ($129.99, Available at Best Buy): This fun, rugged speaker can fill up any space with sound, all in a compact chassis; it also pairs with up to 50 speakers and two devices. Complete with dual 1.5” neodymium drivers and one 2.25” x 1.3” passive radiator. It has a 100-ft wireless range and 16-hour battery life — and it can charge a smartphone. This floating, IP67 rated speaker is waterproof, shockproof, snowproof, everything-proof.
LifeJacket XL ($269.99, Available at Best Buy): This IP67 rated waterproof, shockproof, snowproof speaker has a 100-ft wireless range and 40 hours of battery life- and the ability to charge your smartphone. The durable speaker floats and features omni-directional sound ensuring you never miss a beat! Features 2” x 2 woofer, 1.25” x 2 tweeter.
Everything Proof In-Ear Sport Earbuds ($69.99, Available at Best Buy): Keep the music pumping at the gym with these powerful, colorful earbuds. IP67-rated water, snow, and shockproof, to withstand the toughest of adventures. Bluetooth enabled for a tangle-free workout.
Sport In-Ear Earphones ($39.99, Available at Best Buy): Sweatproof and waterproof earphones that keep your workout going with secure Freebit® ear buds in small, medium, and large for a custom fit. IPX7 waterproof headphones with six hours of battery life and 30-ft wireless range. Comes with magnetic earbuds and reflective cable for night time walkers and joggers.
All members of the Everything-Proof speaker line can handle whatever life, or the party, throws at them, with an Ingress Protection (IP) 67 rating certifying they’re waterproof, shockproof and snow proof.
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