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Portable Speaker with Bluetooth Wireless Technology

The PA-BT30 can be incorporated into a variety of settings. Presenters can use the speaker to stream songs from Pandora®, Spotify®, or Twitter Music for classes. Educators can even use the speaker to stream podcasts from iTunes U® or enhance audio from an iPad® or other connected device from a Skype® chat, Google®+ Hangout, Facetime® or a virtual field trip.

The PA-BT30 portable speaker is compatible with a variety of smartphones and tablets including Android® and iOS-based devices such as the Galaxy®, iPhone® and iPad®. The 30-watt speaker delivers room-filling (up to 300 people) wireless sound, and is a practical alternative to complex audio amplification solutions in schools, churches, meeting rooms and other presentation settings.

The PA-BT30 is designed for fast and easy setup, offering convenient connect-and-play audio streaming capabilities and can effortlessly fill a 50x50' class or meeting room.

Since the speaker enables interactive group and whole class learning, educators have a variety of options when incorporating the technology into classroom activities. The speaker includes a USB charge port and auxiliary line input to allow for expanded device compatibility.

Works with Bluetooth enabled smartphones and tablets from the following manufacturers (but not limited to): Acer®, Alcatel®, Apple®, Asus®, AT&T®, Blackberry®, Dell®, Garmin-Asus®, Google®, HTC®, HP®, Kyocera®, Lenovo®, LG®, Motorola®, Nokia®, O2®, Orange®, Palm®, Pantech®, Philips®, Samsung®, Sony®, Sony Ericsson®, T-Mobile®, Toshiba®, Vertu®, Vodafone®.

  • Shows successful sync to your device
  • One speaker has two internal 2” speakers, making it loud enough for 300 people
  • Press to sync
  • 3.5mm line in
  • Headphone jack
  • USB recharger
  • iOS and Android compatible
  • Quick and easy to set up

MSRP $198

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Portable Audio

  • PA-BT30 front/back
Bluetooth® Frequency2.4G
Bluetooth connection30' range
System CompatibilityiOS and Android platforms and Bluetooth enabled smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices
Output power15W *2 = 30W RMS
Speaker size2.5" *2
Signal in1000mV, @line in 500mV@
Resonance Frequency150~180Hz
Frequency Range65Hz~20KHz
USB power out5 V
Signal to Noise>75db
Power supply18V/2A
Input jack3.5mm (music in)
Headphone jack3.5mm (music out)
USB for charging(5V DC)
Combined WeightShipping weight 12 lbs, dimensional weight 15 lbs
AC power requirements110 – 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz
Box Dimensions15.4”W x 5.7”H x 10”L
Warranty1 year for use in early childhood centers, schools, businesses, churches and Head Start facilities
Updated on: 2/12/15
Blended Learning Wireless Washable Non-Washable
“We use the PA300UHF-PQ system all over the school and it is wonderful! We should've bought it years ago! It helps us with all kinds of different activities as we've used it at open houses, at showcases in different schools, in the front lobby of the school for the orchestra and as a backup system for our existing microphone system. We also use it with our special needs [ECE] kids in our small gym. We wanted to purchase Califone because we've bought other Califone products in the past and have been very happy with all of them. I like this particular PA system because it is so portable and easy to setup since we use it about once a week. I can't say enough great things about it!”
Jennifer Hall
Waggener Traditional High School
Louisville, KY

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