Brookstone Announces Big Blue Tabletop and Big Blue Live Speakers

Posted Dec 5, 2011

Specialty retailer company Brookstone has announced the Big Blue and Big Blue Live Wireless speakers through their subsidiary Big Blue Audio. The speakers use Bluetooth technology to play music from smartphones, MP3 players, laptops, or tablet devices.

The Big Blue Tabletop speaker has 2 full-range speaker drivers, down-firing subwoofer, and pass radiator for bass. There is an auxiliary input and output option for the speakers. The backlit sphere indicates power and pairing modes. The Tabletop speaker is available in black or white and retails for $149.99.

The Big Blue Live speakers measure at 5″ w x 2 1/2″ d x 2 1/3″ l. The Big Blue Live Portable Wireless Speaker has full-range wireless sound with dual stereo speakers and passive radiator for bass. It has up to 6 hours of play time and retails for $99.99. You can buy the Big Blue Live in black or white.

“Listening to music and movies via Bluetooth is an emerging trend. Big Blue Audio was created specifically to bring innovation and quality to this new category,” says Ron Boire, Brookstone CEO. “Most people think of Bluetooth technology for talking safely while driving, but the future is streaming music to a wireless bluetooth speaker ? be it from Internet radio or your own library.”