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Portable USB Audio player from Boombox

Hello everyone,

We are Boomboxplus, a group of tech loving brainiacs from Cambridge, United Kingdom, committed to using our developmental knowledge to find new ways of helping visually impaired people receive information.
Our most popular Boomboxplus is a portable USB audio player with FM radio specially designed for aged and the visually impaired people. Working with over 300 local and national charities across the UK and Europe, we are now aiming to expand our business and build partnerships in the US.
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Main features of the Boombox v2:
* Light brown wood-effect finish with high contrast bright yellow control buttons (tactile marking) on top and a large, easy to grasp volume control knob in the front
* Supports a wide range of audio formats: MP3, WAV and WMA (Will play DAISY files (Note: You will not be able to navigate through the structure as you would with a DAISY player)
* Multiple folder function: switch between folders with a touch of buttons
* Come with a remote control with raised buttons, specially designed for visual impaired users or people with low vision
* Smart bookmark. Remembers where you were in the last track played when USB stick is removed or unit is switched off
* FM Radio
* Operates using the AC/USB cable or the internal rechargeable battery (both included)
* Can be used with headphones (not included) so you can listen privately without disturbing those around you
* Dimensions: Length 125mm x Depth 80mm x Height 72mm (4.88” x 3.2” x 2.8”) Weight: 280g (10oz)

Looking forward hearing your impressions!!

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