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BRAVEN Audio Launches BRAVEN Ready Prime & Elite

Salt Lake City – January 18, 2017 – BRAVEN Audio announces the availability of the BRAVEN Ready Prime™ & Elite™

READY Prime™

The only thing better than sitting around a campfire with great drinks and your best friends is doing so with the pure, resounding audio from the BRAVEN Ready Prime™ wireless Bluetooth Smart speaker. The BRAVEN Ready Prime delivers beautiful audio created from dual passive subwoofers and twin full range drivers that deliver unapologetically outstanding audio for 17 hours. It has an IP68 certification that’s designed to withstand up to 30 minutes in one meter of water, and reinforced alloy anchor points that strap to boats, motorcycles and outdoor vehicles. It’s encased in a durable, thermoplastic housing with an aluminum grille that stands up to the wear and tear of even the most intensive environments. The Ready Prime also features full access to your mobile device, giving you total use of Siri, Google Voice or any other voice control, activated by a dedicated button and an omni-directional microphone for calls and commands. Charge any of your USB devices from the 4400mAh battery bank when they’re running low.

Features:

17-hour playtime

IP68 Waterproof

Shockproof

Voice control

4400mAh

Outdoor App

True Wireless

Dual passive radiators create rich bass

Twin full range drivers project crisp audio

Reinforced alloy anchor points

Carry Strap Included

Aircraft grade aluminum grille

The Ready Prime™ is available now at braven.com in two colors, including Gray/Orange and Black/Titanium for $199.99.

Ready Elite™

Brilliant bass. Heavenly highs. Bluetooth Smart enabled. Reinforced alloy anchor points. The BRAVEN Ready Elite™ is the best in wireless outdoor audio. Dual subwoofers develop deep, rumbling bass balanced by twin, extended range drivers that deliver 12 hours of unprecedented, spine tingling sound without being eclipsed by background noise. The Ready Elite has cast alloy tie down points that let you securely strap it to anything and a drop-proof thermoplastic housing with an aircraft grade aluminum grille. Strap it to boats, UTVs, or stand it up at the campsite; its IP68 certification makes it completely waterproof, dustproof and debris proof, enduring the dangers of wet, muddy or sandy environments. Activate voice control and utilize Siri, Google Voice or other voice assistance directly from your Ready Elite to give commands, dictate messages or make calls through the noise cancelling speakerphone. Use the 5200mAh of reserve power to give a little extra juice to your mobile device when it begins to run low.

Features:

12-hour playtime

IP68 Waterproof

Shockproof

Voice control

5200mAh

Outdoor App

True Wireless

Dual passive radiators create rich bass

Twin full range drivers project crisp audio

Reinforced alloy anchor points

Carry Strap Included

Aircraft grade aluminum grille

The Ready Elite™ is available now at braven.com in two colors, including Gray/Orange and Black/Titanium for $299.99.

For more information about the BRAVEN Prime, Elite or the entire Ready Series, visit BRAVEN.COM. Check out BRAVEN Audio’s social channels below to see the speakers in action.

 

Instagram: @bravenproducts

Facebook: BRAVEN

YouTube: BRAVENproducts

 

About BRAVEN AUDIO

 BRAVEN combines unparalleled style with cutting-edge technology to produce premium Bluetooth speakers for the outdoor adventurer and modern audiophile.  Founded in 2011, BRAVEN’s focus on audio quality, ease of use and superior features has quickly transformed the brand into one of the fastest growing wireless audio brands in the industry. For more information about BRAVEN, please visit www.braven.com or connect on Facebook at facebook.com/bravenproducts and Instagram @bravenproducts

 

Media Contact:

Kelly McElroy
BRAVEN Audio
949-236-7397
kmcelroy@braven.com

 

BRAVEN Audio Introduces Villa Connect, Premium Home Speaker with the Google Assistant Built In

BRAVEN Audio Introduces Villa Connect, Premium Home Speaker with the Google Assistant Built In

 

BRAVEN’s first Wi-Fi enabled and voice-activated speaker with the Google Assistant built in

 

Salt Lake City, UT – January 8, 2018 – In conjunction with the 2018 International Consumer Electronics Show, BRAVEN Audio, widely recognized for designing premium audio solutions that deliver superior sound in any setting, today unveiled the brand’s first Google Assistant-enabled Wi-Fi speaker, Villa Connect.

Uniting BRAVEN’s award-winning sound quality and the Google Assistant, Villa Connect offers users convenient hands-free voice control combined with an immersive listening experience throughout the home. The Villa Connect speaker’s Wi-Fi integration can link with additional speakers to enable multi-room audio within the wireless network and the built-in far-field microphones provide voice recognition technology to detect voice commands from room to room.

In addition to streaming audio from dozens of services, with the Google Assistant built in, users can ask BRAVEN’s Villa Connect virtually any question and get information. Through simply beginning each voice command with “Hey, Google” users can ask for updates on the weather, traffic, sports, finance, current events and much more.

Similarly, users can manage and simplify daily tasks and activities hands-free with the Google Assistant. In addition to streaming music and playing favorite playlists, users can set timers while cooking in the kitchen, create alarms for calendar appointments and request rides before leaving the home. Offering multiple ways to make daily tasks easier, the Google Assistant is also compatible with smart home automation solutions, such as lighting and temperature controls.

“With the ascendency of voice assistant enabled solutions in the home, evolving our premium home audio series to support the Google Assistant was at the forefront in product development plans,” says Bryce Craig, Director of Product, BRAVEN. “With the added ability to wirelessly link to our other newly announced BRAVEN Google-enabled speakers, Villa Connect provides a complete in-home premium audio solution.”

 

BRAVEN Villa Connect Key Features:

 

  • The Google Assistant built in enables hands-free voice control including smart home control with compatible smart home automation solutions
  • Supports multi-room audio via Wi-Fi
  • Simple setup with the Google Home app on iOS and Android devices and connect with Wi-Fi network
  • 1A Outbound Charging
  • MSRP $199.99 USD

 

CES registered media can learn more about Villa Connect at the BRAVEN Audio table during the Pepcom Digital Experience event on January 8 from 7 to 10:30 p.m. at the Mirage hotel.

BRAVEN’s Villa Connect speaker will be available on BRAVEN.com and in premium retailers nationwide in Q2 2018. For more information about Villa Connect and BRAVEN’s latest news visit BRAVEN News.

 

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About BRAVEN AUDIO:

 

Listen Everywhere™. BRAVEN Audio is widely recognized for designing award-winning premium Bluetooth® and Wi-Fi audio solutions that deliver superior sound in any setting. Founded in 2011, BRAVEN’s dedication to craftsmanship and innovative engineering quickly transformed the brand into one of the fastest growing wireless audio brands in the industry with a diversified product line encompassing Outdoor, Active, and Premium centered audio solutions. For more information about BRAVEN Audio, please visit www.braven.com or connect with us on Facebook at facebook.com/bravenproducts, Instagram @bravenproducts, and on YouTube via BRAVENproducts.

 

Media Contacts:

 

Kelly McElroy
BRAVEN Audio
949-236-7397
kmcelroy@braven.com

 

Braven Audio Launches Vale™

Salt Lake City – December 18, 2017 – BRAVEN Audio announces the availability of the BRAVEN Vale™ the Alexa enabled premium home speaker. Play your favorite artists, check the forecast and control your smart home accessories with the BRAVEN Vale, an Alexa enabled WiFi speaker. Ask Alexa anything, from anywhere in the room and the far-field recognition technology detects and analyzes voices within the room, listening for her name. Evenly immerse any room with rich, 360° audio with the Vale’s custom-tuned, full-range driver. Whether you’re answering or ending calls with the noise cancelling speakerphone, skipping tracks or adjusting the volume, the highly responsive, pressure sensitive buttons atop the Vale. It effortlessly adds to any décor with its sleek, matte, finish contrasted by a polished aluminum grille, forming a skillfully crafted in-home speaker. And setup? It’s simple. Download the free BRAVEN Vale App, connect to your WiFi network and the step-by-step process will lead you to the intelligence of Alexa and brilliance of BRAVEN audio together.

FEATURES:

Alexa Enabled: Dual, far-field microphones detect Alexa’s name from anywhere in the room

Full-range driver projects immersive 360° audio

Shockproof, thermoplastic housing

Highly-responsive, tactile buttons

BRAVEN Vale App intergration

The Vale is available now at braven.com in two colors, including Black and White for $99.99.

For more information about the BRAVEN Stryde or the entire Active Series, visit www.braven.com. Check out BRAVEN Audio’s social channels below to see the speakers in action.

 

Instagram: @bravenproducts

Facebook: BRAVEN

YouTube: BRAVENproducts

 

About BRAVEN AUDIO

 BRAVEN combines unparalleled style with cutting-edge technology to produce premium Bluetooth speakers for the outdoor adventurer and modern audiophile.  Founded in 2011, BRAVEN’s focus on audio quality, ease of use and superior features has quickly transformed the brand into one of the fastest growing wireless audio brands in the industry. For more information about BRAVEN, please visit www.braven.com or connect on Facebook at facebook.com/bravenproducts and Instagram @bravenproducts

 

Media Contact:

Kelly McElroy
BRAVEN Audio
949-236-7397
kmcelroy@braven.com

 

 

BRAVEN AUDIO LAUNCHES READY SOLO AND PRO

Salt Lake City – December 7, 2017  BRAVEN Audio announces the availability of the BRAVEN Ready Solo & Pro. 

READY SOLO™

ABOUT:

Lightweight. Durable. Loud. The BRAVEN Ready Solo™ is the portable Bluetooth speaker prepared to take on the most challenging outdoor activities by your side. An extended range driver and all-direction subwoofer encased in a shockproof thermoplastic housing and aircraft grade aluminum grille produce custom tuned audio with beautiful highs and deep lows. The best part? It lasts for 12 full hours. The Ready Solo has an integrated ¼” thread mount and included action mount that secures the speaker to bicycles, outdoor vehicles and most GoPro compatible mounts. It even stands up to the the most wet, dusty and rugged environments with an IP68 water and debris-proof certification that thrives even in a 30-minute dunk in up to one meter of water. Use the noise cancelling speakerphone to make calls, use voice control to give commands to your mobile device or charge your smartphone from the USB output port drawing power from the 2200mAh battery bank.

FEATURES:

Compact IP67 waterproof rated design with aircraft-grade aluminum grill and shockproof exterior

Omni-directional subwoofer generates decadent bass and supports a 12-hour playtime

Integrated 2200mAh power bank for charging smartphones on-the-go

Includes action mount and tie-down strap for added portability

Voice control

Noise cancelling speakerphone

True wireless compatible

MSRP $99.99 USD

READY PRO™

ABOUT:

Man-made and nature tested, the BRAVEN Ready Pro™ is a wireless Bluetooth speaker that isn’t afraid to get a little (or a lot) dirty. IP68 waterproof and totally resistant to dust and dirt, this speaker effortlessly blends adventurous spirit and rugged durability topped by 14 hours of pure, uninterrupted audio. Attach the included action mount, compatible with most of GoPro’s existing ecosystem, so you’re always ready to ride when adventure calls. The Ready Solo also features a noise cancelling speakerphone that makes crystal clear calls, supporting complete use of voice control from Siri, Google Voice or another assistant. Quickly and conveniently skip tracks and adjust volume from both the speaker and your device. And when your device hits low battery, charge it using the USB output port, delivering power from the Ready Pro’s 2600mAh battery bank.

FEATURES:

Bluetooth® Smart integration offers full speaker and sound control via App

Designed with an aircraft-grade aluminum grill, shockproof over-molded cabinet complete with an IP67 waterproof rating

Omni-directional passive subwoofer generates big bass and supports a 16-hour playtime

Integrated 2600mAh power bank for charging mobile devices

Includes action mount and tie-down strap for added portability

Voice control

Noise cancelling speakerphone

True wireless compatible

Flashlight feature

MSRP $149.99 USD

All Ready Series speaker are also equipped with a small Multi Tool Hang Tag to support users with essential tools including a bottle opener, Philips Screw driver, Carabiner Clip and more 👇