GEAR4 Signs Exclusive Worldwide Deal with Rovio to Produce Angry Birds Speakers

GEAR4 Angry Birds speakers to fly into stores and off the shelves in September

LONDON--()--GEAR4 (www.GEAR4.com), the UK’s leading iPod, iPhone and iPad audio brand has signed a deal with Rovio, creators of the award winning game Angry Birds, to add character speakers to their phenomenally successful Angry Birds case range.

The furious flinging of these feathered fliers has become a worldwide phenomenon and accounts for over 200 million minutes of gaming every day. Angry Birds has been downloaded from Apple’s App Store over 100 million times and its appeal reaches a myriad of avid followers including Conan O’Brien, British Prime Minister David Cameron and Mad Men actor Jon Hamm.

GEAR4 is set to thrill once again with its new Angry Birds speaker collection, after receiving great acclaim for the launch of its Angry Birds case range for iPod touch, iPhone 4 and iPad. Look for them migrating to stores in September.

The colorful speakers featuring Rovio's popular game characters Red Bird, Black Bird and Helmet Pig range from $89.99 to $129.99 and include a docking station for iPod, iPhone or iPads*, and a 3.5mm audio cable input with crate stand, compatible with any music player.

With GEAR4’s range of Angry Birds accessories, fans can show off their favorite feisty fowl even when work and sleep interfere with the fight against the sniggering Pig King.

Tom Dudderidge, founder and CEO of GEAR4 and Angry Birds fanatic comments “Can't talk. Need to play…Squawk!”

For more information visit www.gear4.com/angrybirds

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*Black bird speaker charges the iPad.

About GEAR4

Disruptive Limited is the owner and manufacturer of GEAR4, the UK’s leading iPod, iPhone and iPad audio brand. Founded in 2004, the company was one of the first companies in the world to launch a dedicated brand of iPod accessories. GEAR4 speakers are the best-selling* speakers for iPod and iPhone in the UK. GEAR4’s UK-based design, research and development teams work closely with Apple Inc. to deliver innovative devices and accessories for Apple products. Disruptive Limited is privately owned and operated, with its head office in High Wycombe, UK.

*calculated by volume sales with sales data from 2010

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Katie Wharmby
PR Manager
Tel: +44 (0)1494 435591
Email: katie.wharmby@gear4.com

Contacts

GEAR4
Katie Wharmby
PR Manager
Tel: +44 (0)1494 435591
Email: katie.wharmby@gear4.com