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Creative Introduces the MUVO™ 20 and MUVO™ 10 - Grab-&-Go Portable Wireless Speakers With Superb Bass and Loudness That Deliver the Most Powerful Sound for a Speaker In Its Class

Creative MUVO 20
Creative MUVO 20
Portable Wireless Speakers
Creative MUVO 10
Creative MUVO 10
Portable Wireless Speakers

SINGAPORE - 20 March 2014 - Creative Technology Ltd today announced the Creative MUVO™ 20 and Creative MUVO™ 10 grab-and-go portable wireless speakers - two new additions to its family of near-field communications (NFC) Bluetooth® portable wireless speakers.

The new Creative MUVO series of portable wireless speakers - sporting a contemporary geometric design - incorporates the latest Bluetooth and NFC technologies that enable them to play smooth wireless music from any stereo Bluetooth-enabled smartphone, tablet, laptop or other mobile devices. The speakers' many smart features ensure that users get an optimal audio experience for all their digital content - music, videos, movies, games and voice calls, while on-the-go.

Featuring two powerful 3-inch full-range drivers in an enlarged acoustic enclosure and Creative's proprietary BasXPort™ technology, the Creative MUVO series is capable of delivering the most powerful sound for a portable speaker in its class, with clean and robust high output bass. With Tap & Play NFC for lightning fast pairing and easy Bluetooth streaming, these speakers are the simplest and most hassle-free companions for a mobile digital lifestyle.

When it comes to wireless streaming, the Creative MUVO 20 is designed with aptX® codec support which ensures high quality Bluetooth streaming - enabling it to deliver wireless audio that sounds as good as a speaker with a wired connection*. On top of its robust audio performance, the MUVO series comes with other useful features as well. The Creative MUVO 20 has a battery bank feature that lets users charge their smartphones, while the Creative MUVO 10 has a grab-and-go handle that makes it ultra convenient to carry around.

Technological Features of the Creative MUVO Series of Portable Wireless Speakers

  1. Powerful Audio
    • Delivers the biggest sound in its class - Designed with two 3-inch full-range drivers housed in a large acoustic chamber, the MUVO series portable wireless speakers are capable of delivering the most powerful sound for a speaker in its class (as loud as a mains-powered speaker), with bass that is clear and punchy all from just a USB power-charging source.
    • Powerful bass - The proprietary Creative BasXPort technology that incorporates an advanced dual flared port tube enables the speakers to produce powerful, clean and high output bass.
    • The Creative MUVO 20, which also supports aptX® codec that ensures a high quality Bluetooth streaming, is capable of delivering silky smooth wireless audio that sounds comparable to a wired speaker*.
    • Better audio dispersion with a 12-degree baffle angle design.
  2. Easy Usage
    • NFC-enabled for lightning fast Tap & Play Bluetooth pairing and playback.
    • Speakerphone feature for mobile phone calls.
    • Additional connectivity options such as a 3.5mm Aux-In for other analog audio devices.
    • Built-in lithium-ion battery charges via USB for maximum portability.
  3. Smart Design
    • Designed with portability in mind, the Creative MUVO 20 incorporates a battery bank feature with a dedicated USB port for charging mobile devices on-the-go. Simply plug and charge!
    • A grab-and-go handle makes the Creative MUVO 10 an ultra convenient wireless speaker to carry around.

Creative MUVO 20
Priced at USD79.99, the Creative MUVO 20 is capable of delivering superior audio beyond its size. Slightly larger in size as compared with the Creative MUVO 10, the Creative MUVO 20 delivers louder sound. Designed with aptX® codec support, the Creative MUVO 20 ensures the lowest possible latency, enabling the highest quality Bluetooth wireless audio streaming that makes the speaker sound as good as one with a wired connection*. The Creative MUVO 20 is powered by a built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery which provides up to 10 hours of playtime on a single charge**. In addition, it has a battery bank feature that allows users to charge their mobile devices with a dedicated USB port while on-the-go.

Technical Specifications of Creative MUVO 20

  • Speaker Weight: 1.016kg / 2.24 lbs
  • Speaker Dimensions (H x W x D): 115 x 335 x 115 mm / 4.5 x 13.2 x 4.5 inches
  • Bluetooth Operating Frequency: 2402 - 2480 MHz
  • Supports Bluetooth Version 4.0 and Bluetooth Profiles:
    • A2DP (Wireless Stereo Bluetooth)
    • AVRCP (Bluetooth Remote Control)
    • HFP (Hands-free Profile)
  • Supported Codecs: SBC and aptX®
  • 3.5mm Integrated Aux-In for other audio devices
  • Built-in lithium-ion battery charges via USB for maximum portability. Up to 10 hours of playtime on a single charge**
  • Battery Bank Feature: Charges mobile devices with dedicated USB port
  • Charges via Micro USB cable
  • The MUVO 20 is available in black and white

Creative MUVO 10
Priced at a compelling USD59.99, the Creative MUVO 10 has the same acoustic features and is slightly smaller in size as compared to the Creative MUVO 20. It is powered by a built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery which provides up to 8 hours of playtime on a single charge**. The Creative MUVO 10 has a grab-and-go handle that makes it very easy to carry around.

Technical Specifications of Creative MUVO 10

  • Speaker Weight: 0.967kg / 2.13 lbs
  • Speaker Dimensions (H x W x D): 105 x 320 x 113 mm / 4.1 x 12.6 x 4.5 inches
  • Bluetooth Operating Frequency: 2402 - 2480 MHz
  • Supports Bluetooth Version 4.0 and Bluetooth Profiles:
    • A2DP (Wireless Stereo Bluetooth)
    • AVRCP (Bluetooth Remote Control)
    • HFP (Hands-free Profile)
  • Supported Codec: SBC
  • 3.5mm Integrated Aux-In for other audio devices
  • Built-in lithium-ion battery charges via USB for maximum portability. Up to 8 hours of playtime on a single charge**
  • Charges via Micro USB cable
  • Integrated carry handle for ultra portability
  • The MUVO 10 is available in black, green and blue

* For compatible stereo Bluetooth devices featuring the aptX® audio codec
** Actual battery result may vary with volume, usage and connection type

Pricing and Availability
The Creative MUVO 20 and the Creative MUVO 10 portable wireless speakers will be available at the online store at sg.store.creative.com at the following suggested retail prices:

Creative MUVO 20 USD79.99 (Available from end March 2014 onwards)
Creative MUVO 10 USD59.99 (Available now)

For in-store availability, please refer to local authorised dealers.

For more information about the Creative MUVO 20 and the Creative MUVO 10 portable wireless speakers, please visit www.creative.com/new/speakers.

About Creative
Creative is a worldwide leader in digital entertainment products. Famous for its Sound Blaster® sound cards and for launching the multimedia revolution, Creative is now driving digital entertainment with cutting edge audio solutions, premium wireless speakers, wireless headphones and portable media devices. Today, Creative re-invents the Sound Blaster, which has a user base of over 400 million, with its ground-breaking Sound BlasterAxx that aims at the new mobile networked generation by bridging the multi-worlds of the computer, smartphones, and tablets. Creative's proprietary technologies, innovative hardware, applications and services leverage the Internet, enabling consumers to experience high-quality digital entertainment -anytime, anywhere.

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This announcement relates to products launched in the Asia Pacific. Availability is subject to change without notice and may differ elsewhere in the world according to local factors and requirements. Creative, the Creative Logo, MUVO and BasXPort are trademarks or registered trademarks of Creative Technology Ltd in the United States and/or other countries. All rights reserved. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Creative Technology Ltd
Wynne Leong
Tel (65) 6895 4120
wynne_leong@ctl.creative.com
August Consulting
Alan Lee
Tel (65) 6733 8873
alanlee@august.com.sg