The BEA-BP Beacon Line Array Speaker Basic Package from Anchor Audio features the portable BEA-8000CU1 Beacon Line Array Speaker with CD/MP3 combo player, Bluetooth connectivity up to 100', wireless receiver, WB-8000 Belt Pack Transmitter, and HBM-TA4F Headband Microphone. This package also includes the MINI-ST Mini Cable to plug in an iPod or external audio source.
The BEA-8000CU1 Speaker features eight 4" speakers in the array tower and three 8” neodymium woofers in the base. It has built-in rechargeable batteries (user replaceable), operates 6 to 8 hours on a full charge, and there is a battery charging LED bar indicator on the back. The built-in, 16-channel UHF wireless receiver features independent, internally mounted antennas that operate in the frequency range of 540 to 570 MHz. The CD/MP3 combo player supports WMA and MP3 files, as well as CD, CD-R, CD-RW, and MP3 disks. It also features an SD card slot, USB port, and AUX port for connecting external audio sources. Two universal microphone input jacks and a USB port for charging an MP3 player or iPod are also onboard. The included WB-8000 Belt Pack transmitter also operates in the frequency range of 540 to 570 MHz.
The speaker folds up into a durable case on wheels, with a retractable handle and nylon storage bag. It unfolds in less than a minute and stands about 6’ tall. The Beacon offers user-friendly feature controls, built-in Bluetooth, and is suitable for use indoors and outdoors at sporting events, graduations, outdoor camps, auditoriums, and more. The HBM-TA4F Headband Microphone is for over-the-head use. This microphone features a TA4F plug and works with the WB-8000 Belt-Pack Transmitter (sold separately).