Archive for the 'Docking Station' Category
Easy-Doks, maker of the innovative line of smart chargers, has recently announced its latest addition the Easy-Doks CR34. This USB multi-charging docking station lets you charge up to 6 devices simultaneously while elegantly displaying your gadgets. The Easy-Doks CR34 charges all phones (including iPhones, Androids & Blackberrys), tablets (iPads, Galaxys, etc.), MP3 players (iPods, etc.), headsets, Bluetooth speakers, and more at the same time.
iHome has unveiled its latest docking station called iD55 portable stereo system for iOS devices (iPhone, iPad, and iPod). iHome iD55 features a curved design with a sliding cover that protects itself and access to all of the controls. This docking station is powered by two speakers set in Reson8 chambers with SRS TruBass sound enhancement and a line-in jack for non-iOS devices. Every iOS or non-iOS device that has been docked to this gadget will be recharge in just a couple of hours. If there are no power outlets around, you can still use it by using 4 AA batteries. You can get your iHome iD55 Portable Stereo System for only $79.99.
When looking for a gadget or a device, most people tend to buy gadgets with modern design right? But still some are looking for that old fashion or style, thanks to Crosley’s Ranchero Retro iPhone dock because your grandpa/grandma can have this 60’s style radio dock with an AUX jack for any mp3 player. They can now easily listen to their favorite songs downloaded on your device or listen to AM/FM channels directly. The docking station measures 13-inch x 5.25-inch x 6-inch and it’s available in Green, Ivory, Red and Black for only $199.99 each.
JBL has released its own iPad dock called OnBeat Extreme (model JBLONBEATXTAM) speaker dock. It features an A2DP and AVRCP Bluetooth profile support which is fully compatible with iOS devices. No need for cables anymore. The OnBeat Extreme is equipped with dual Atlas bass drivers and Ridge tweeters computer-optimized by DSP equalization (deliver 30W of power) and uses high-quality AAC codec for superior audio streaming. You can use it as a hands-free calling device (make or receive calls) with a built-in microphone with enhanced sound through digital sound processing (DSP) and echo cancellation.
PhotoFast Co., Ltd. a Japanese company has launched its latest technology for this year 2011 called iPADock. This docking station can support multiple gadgets like two iPads at once, four iPhones at once, or two different gadgets at the same time e.g., 2 iPhones and 1 iPad. The iPADock main features is to charge your iPad and iPhone and other gadgets including iPod Touch, iPod Nano and iPod Classic. Extra features included are 7x USB ports, camera kit connector, and memory card that supports most of the memory card that is use by mobile devices. The iPADock has a dimension of 2.7” x 5.5” x 7.5” and will costs £74.99 ($116).
Altec Lansing has announced its latest technology called M202 Octiv Duo Dual-Dock Speaker/Charger System. I’ve just observed that most of the docking station that are launched are dual purpose, a docking station and at the same time a charger. It has a full-featured remote control and access on free Music Mix App that will enable multiple device households to play and shuffles the music of both docked devices. The M202 Octiv Duo charges the docked devices and if you have another gadget that needs to be recharge, there is Built-in USB port to charge it. Using this gadget you will surely enjoy listening to your favorite music while giving you a room-filling sound with enhanced bass response. The M202 Octiv support these iPhone and iPod models (1st/2nd Gen iPod Touch, iPod Classic, iPod with Video, 1st-5th Gen iPod Nano, iPhone, iPhone 3G/3GS). We are expecting for the Altec Lansing Octiv Duo to hit the stores from October onwards for $99.95.
Want to give your iPhone a retro-style look? Then check this latest gadget called Phone X Retro Dock. It was released by Japanese home electronics company Hashy-Topin. Using this iPhone dock you can convert your iPhone into a land line phone and make calls in the old fashioned way using a handset with a cord. You just need to place your device on the docking station and it will work as a keypad for dialing the numbers at the same time it will charge automatically. The Phone X Retro Dock will be available in different colors including Blue, Black, Pink, Yellow or White and it will have a retail price of 24 USD.
After seeing so many iPhone/iPad docks in the market, now here comes a latest docking station once again released by PhotoFast that allows the charging of more than 1 iPhones at once. This latest gadget can handle a maximum number of 4 iPhone and iPad. This is really cool for a docking station, isn’t? It was also reported that Autodesk Company, the creator of AutoCAD and MAYA software has announced that the software for AutoCAD will be available on our handheld devices such as iPhone, iPad and even with our MAC computer system. The mobile version of the software will be called AutoCAD WS.
As you can see every now and then there are new docks created for our iPhones and iPads. Maybe these dock manufacturers seems to know that our gadgets will need this on the long run. That’s why they keep on producing accessories for our iPhones and iPads. But this time they have invented a dock that will give your iPad extra hours of usage with this HyperMac stand with external battery for only $129.99. This time, it’s not just an ordinary dock rather it has the capabilities to hold your iPad either 18 or 45 degree and a built-in 40 watt hour rechargeable lithium-ion battery which is said to extend the usage of your device to 16 hours.
Are you planning to buy an alarm clock so that you can wake up in time? If you already have an iPad then you might want to buy this latest gadget called iHome iA100ZE. This gadget is actually a docking station that has an app that can turn an iPad to a weather forecast predictor and an alarm at the same time. It has Bluetooth connectivity for wireless streaming of music, and the dock itself will charge your iPad when place. You can also listen to your favorite fm station using the iHome iA100ZE. It can be purchased with a price of $500.