LOVELAND, Co.� Arrakis Systems is bringing to Las Vegas the ARC-talk-Blue, a �news-talk� console with a pair of Bluetooth channels for connecting cellphones or other portable devices such as tablets or MP3 players. These �Blue� channels have an added feature that allows them to act as hybrids or other options such as conferencing two cellphone calls, Bluetooth-enable landlines or headsets.
The ARC-talk-Blue also has five traditional mic channels with phantom power. Other connection options include RCA and Ethernet plus a USB interface for all sorts of other digital duties along with a USB sound card onboard.
Hardware consists of conductive plastic faders.