has launched a new range of waterproof headphones and armbands for your iPod, phone or MP3 player – liberating swimmers, surfers, kayakers and runners throughout the country.
The Surge headphones and Amphibx armbands are guaranteed to a depth of 3.6 metres.
H2O Audio said it is the first company in the UK to launch a range of watersports music products which "house in an armband your everyday iPod, MP3 Player or Phone".
The companys says the Surge and Amphibx range are the products of years of research and development by H2O Audio and athletes, including the pioneering water sport’s legend Laird Hamilton and Natalie Coughlin, one Gold, two Silver and three Bronze medals for Team USA swimming in Beijing.
"The Amphibx’s unique shape and specialist materials have been designed to comfortably grip your arm while you are dropping in, cutting it back or wiping out," a water-tight H20 press release said.
"The latch tight locking closures provide a 100 per cent watertight and secure seal, while the clear touch window enables full operation of iPod touch and wheel controls."
The Amphibx range comes in both medium and large sizes; with the medium fitting a nano or smaller MP3 players, whilst the large fits a standard iPod, an iPhone or any size MP3 player.
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Surge waterproof headphones also come with five different size earpieces "for extreme comfort and the perfect fit during action waterports".
Sound-isolating, watertight earplugs "harness the full audio experience" provided by Surge’s waterproof 8mm neodymium drivers, while the gold plated standard 3.5mm jack fits most players on the market.
"For the serious swimmers out there, H2O Audio also offers the iSH2 Shuffle Headset – a sleek waterproof headphone that includes an integrated waterproof case for the iPod shuffle," the H20 release said.
"The iSH2 Shuffle Headset attaches easily to goggles, and allows perfect freedom of movement for those tumble turns."
H2O Audio Surge headphones are available now priced at £49.95, while the Amphibx waterproof medium case costs £54.95 and the large case is £64.95. Meanwhile, the iSH2 Shuffle Headset retails at £59.95.
All the products are available from Harrods, The Kings Road Sporting Club or online at the H20 website .