The Chinese accessories brand Anker is well-known for its energy and charging products, such as power banks, cables and chargers. However, the company also markets a range of audio products under its Soundcore subsidiary, including amplifiers, headphones and earphones. The latest Anker Soundcore product to launch in India is Icon Mini portable wireless speaker, priced at Rs. 1999. The earphones are available in four colors – black, blue, orange and red – which are now on sale on Flipkart.
The built-in wireless speaker is rated IP67 for dust and water resistance and has a 3W audio output. The battery life of the Anker Soundcore Icon Mini is claimed to be eight hours on a full charge thanks to a 900 mAh battery and uses the Bluetooth 4.2 speaker to connect. Regarding codec support, the device relies on SBC Bluetooth codec. It is charged via the Micro-USB port on the back, and there is also a 3.5mm Aux input jack.
According to the company, it is also possible to connect the two Anker Soundcore Icon Mini loudspeakers together to one source device to obtain stereo sound louder. The headset features a compact pebble design and comes with a strap for easy portability. The sales package includes a Micro-USB speaker charging cable.
Anker Soundcore Icon Mini is the latest in a growing line of energy and power based audio products available in India from the Chinese brand. The company recently launched Soundcore Liberty True Wireless earphones in India, as well as a 10w Qi wireless charging pad for Rs. 3499. Anker products are well received by consumers all over the world.