Phoenix Gold® Announces New Landscape "Rock" Speakers Now Shipping

The 100-Watt ATR5 Series, Available in Granite and Sandstone Finishes, Builds Upon Phoenix Gold's Reputation for Engineering and Delivering High Quality Outdoor Loudspeakers that also Withstand the Elements

PORTLAND, Ore., March 21, 2008 - Phoenix Gold® ( is proud to announce that its new line of 100 -Watt outdoor landscape "rock" speakers are now shipping. Sold as pairs, the waterproof speakers, with an MSRP of $129.99, come available in either granite (ATR5G) sandstone (ATR5S) finishes.

"With the growing trend of demanding high quality, yet unnoticeable, audio in one's yard or garden, we wanted to provide our customer base with the quality listening experience they expect from Phoenix Gold in an aesthetically appropriate enclosure suitable for the outdoors," explained Stewart Millager, Phoenix Gold director of engineering. "The ATR5 series builds upon our reputation for engineering and delivering high quality outdoor loudspeakers that will also withstand the elements."

Features of Phoenix Gold's ATR5 series include:
• Waterproof Sealed Fiberglass Cabinet
- Fiberglass for improved ruggedness over standard plastic housings
- Drip vent to prevent water accumulation on speaker cone
- Acoustically transparent aluminum grill
• Rubber Surround, Poly Cone Woofer
- For the best possible performance in outdoor conditions
- Weatherproof 5.25 -inch speaker
- Weather tight pole piece
- ABS speaker frame
- 5/8 -inch Polycarbonate Dome Tweeter
• Realistic Granite and Sandstone Finishes
• Specifications:
- Frequency Response: 100Hz to 20 kHz
- Impedance: 8 Ohm
- Sensitivity: 85dB, 2.83V
- Recommended Amp Power: 10 -100 Watts
- Woofer: 5.25 -inch Poly Cone w/Rubber Surround
- Tweeter: 5/8 -inch Polycarbonate Dome Tweeter
- Dimensions: 10.5 in. x 9 in. x 7.5 in. (267mm x 229mm x 190mm)
- Weight: 6.9 lbs (3 kg)

Due to continual product improvement, pricing and specifications subject to change without notice.

Rodin is located at 9200 North Decatur Street, Portland, Oregon, USA 97203. For more information, please call 503 -978 -3321, or visit

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