The speaker dock has front-facing, cinematic stereo speakers by Audifi, which optimizes bass frequencies through integrated air channels, as well as a built-in amp. The dock connects directly to the iPad through a Lightning dock connector.
The Thunderstorm Handheld Home Theater is available online at Belkin.com and select retail locations for $199.99
The series B funding comes from two private investors in the Asia-Pacific, both of whom have a history in the restaurant business.
Revel has said that it will use the money to expand its headquarters by 50% and to build construction of a new distribution center for its iPad POS hardware on the west coast, thereby adding to its existing location in Orlando, Florida.
Prior to this announcement, Revel had managed to attract $3.7 million in funding since its launch in late 2010.
The company, which was co-founded by CEO Lisa Falzone and CTO Chris Ciabarra, has however grown at an alarming rate since then and now says that it is growing 380% annually and processing [...]