Novotel to equip all hotel rooms with Sound Spot speaker
WATFORD, UK (March, 2014) Novotel has selected the Soundfreaq Sound Spot wireless speaker as a new global brand standard. As a leading innovator of in-room technology TeleAdapt worked with Soundfreaq to develop hotel features into the Sound Spot speaker for Accor. The Novotel Sound Spot is a unique wireless speaker offering security options for the hotel, future-proof connectivity, and a high current USB power port for universal device charging for guest satisfaction.
“In partnership with TeleAdapt, Accor have introduced the Sound Spot for Novotel in-room audio. We wanted an innovative and stylish in-room speaker that is easy to use and caters to the needs of our guests. We were impressed with the modern styling, ease of functionality and universal connection of the Sound Spot”. Comments David Esseryk, Vice President of Consumer Technologies at Accor.
“In addition to function and form, the objective was to offer our guests a product which would enhance their guest experience, and thus, the Sound Spot was the right choice” says Sabine Kadyss, Novotel Global Product & Communications, Quality & Sustainable Director.
Bluetooth has become today’s wireless connectivity standard for modern mobile phones and tablets. Allowing easy pairing and freedom for guests to keep their device with them while enjoying exceptional quality sound. The Novotel Sound Spot also features a unique-connection for Bluetooth, ensuring only the current user may connect to the device in their room. Additionally, an Aux-in socket provides an audio input from the headphone socket of most devices. This universal and future proof audio connectivity improves guest satisfaction by allowing a vast amount of devices to connect and charge.
Gordon Brown, Founder and CEO of TeleAdapt Ltd states: “ TeleAdapt are proud to announce another standard agreement with Novotel, TeleAdapt recognize the need for guests to use their portable devices to provide personal entertainment within the guest room. In addition to quality sound guests want easy and reliable methods to charge their devices. The Sound Spot offers a convenient high current 2.1A USB socket for phone and tablet charging. With many guests choosing to use their phones as their alarm clocks this charging facility lets them keep the phone close to hand on the nightstand and wake with their device 100% charged.