Eton Announces ZoneGuard - Weather Alert Clock Radios
Eton, ZoneGuard, Clock Radios
Etón Corporation, a leading creator of high-performance, green-powered consumer products, announces the American Red Cross ZoneGuard weather alert clock radio and American Red Cross ZoneGuard+ weather alert clock radio system. Building upon Etón's successful line of American Red Cross preparedness products, the sleek new ZoneGuard and ZoneGuard+ feature S.A.M.E. (specific area message encoding) technology and an advanced visual and audio alert system. Both products will be making their debut at Etón's booth, #30860 in South Hall 3, during CES 2013.
Knowing that minutes can make all the difference in emergency situations, Etón combined AM/FM clock radio, NOAA weather alerts, S.A.M.E. technology and - for the first time - visual light alerts to create ZoneGuard. The S.A.M.E. system enables users to enter their county code for local pending weather advisories, watches and warnings. Up to 25 individual locations can be programmed into the radio, ensuring users are up-to-date about pending danger in their surrounding area. Integrated LED lights will flash red for warnings, orange for watches and green for advisories issued in one of the set local zones; in conjunction, a loud audio alert will sound.
For those who may want to hear alerts in multiple rooms, Etón is also debuting ZoneGuard+, a S.A.M.E. technology-equipped weather alert clock radio system that features a base station and two wireless, AAA battery-powered remote modules. The ZoneGuard + system enables users to see color-coded alerts (warnings, watches and advisories) on the base unit and hear audio alerts on every unit. The remote modules blast S.A.M.E. audio alerts as the base unit in other rooms of the house simultaneously, so you're always aware throughout your home. ZoneGuard+ Modules are also available for purchase separately to receive alerts in additional rooms. ZoneGuard+ also boasts AM/FM radio, NOAA weather alerts and alarm clock with snooze.