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Old 06-17-2009, 05:29 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I am a swimmer and would like to listen to my Storm (Pandora) while I workout. Does anyone know if a Bluetooth will reach 25yards (with some Waterproof BlueTooth Headsets) or do I need to go with some sort of a waterproof bag and wired headsets and keep the Storm on me as I swim laps?
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Class 2 Bluetooth devices have a maximum range of ~10 meters (32 feet).

I have not found one for the Storm but Otterbox does make a waterproof case and headphones for the iPod Nano:

iPod Nano 4th Gen Armor Case with Waterproof Headphones and Armband
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