Frequency bags O2 and Tesco supply deals


Retailers join Carphone Warehouse, Waitrose, Amazon and Mobile Fun in selling the specialised mobile phone speakers

Frequency Telecom has struck deals with Tesco and O2 to supply the ‘Music Angel Friendz’ portable mobile phone speakers in time for Christmas.

The deal will see the product, which costs £29.99, sold in all 463 O2 stores, as well 712 Tesco stores in the UK.

Frequency, who is the exclusive UK supplier of the Norwegian brand, took stock of the products in February and has existing deals with a number of major online and retail firms, including Carphone Warehouse, Waitrose, Amazon and Mobile Fun.

The speakers weigh 150g, are made of aluminium and have a power output of 6w. All smartphones and tablets are compatible, which are connected to a 3.5mm stereo headphone socket via a USB cable.

Playback time is 120 hours on one charge. They are available in black, silver, red, green, blue, purple, orange, pink and lime.

Frequency head of audio Mike Gregory said: “We are delighted that both Tesco and O2 have seen the potential that Music Angel Friendz offers and again highlights the wide-reaching appeal of this compact portable speaker. Its unique packaging really stands out in retail stores and will certainly attract customers looking for colourful high-tech Christmas presents at affordable prices.”

O2 accessory portfolio manager Robin Bartlett added: “We know our customers love bright and colourful accessories and the Music Angel Friendz wide range of colours, great performance and affordable price means we think it’ll be a great present this Christmas.”