by Shane McGlaun
SIRIUS Satellite Radio announced today that their latest portable radio, the Stiletto 2, will be available in the fall of 2007 for $349.99. The price includes the radio and a rechargeable battery good for four hours of satellite playtime, 10 hours of WiFi, and 20 hours of MP3 playback, AC adapter, Altec Lansing headphone, ear buds, and PC cable.
The Stiletto 2 measures in at 1.9” W x 4.3” L x 0.6” D and weighs 4.3 ounces. The display is a 2.2” color LCD and the device uses a six-way navigation control allowing for one handed operation.
Other features include SIRIUS Replay which allows for the rewinding, pausing, and replay of up to 60 minutes of live programming. The WiFi capabilities will allow the streaming of SIRIUS web content from any hotspot. An optional car kit for $49.99 and a home kit for $49.99 will be available as well as an executive system for $149.99 that includes additional batteries and headphones.