Entertainment Dock 500

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Gadget of the Week

Kensington Entertainment Dock 500 for iPod

 

This dock allows iPod users to connect their Apple iPod player to their home Stereo/TV/Home Entertainment system. Users can then listen to any music, and view any photos of videos that may be on their iPod. Access to the content can then be controlled via a remote control unit which is supplied as standard.

 

Pros

Remote control utilises RF rather than Infra Red and therefore does not require line of sight and has a range of up to 15 metres

Features both Composite and s-video output connectors

iPod is automatically charged whilst docked

Stylish, well thought out design

Good build quality

Works with most iPods

Affordable

 

Cons

Only docks with Apple iPods

Doesnt work with iPods which lack a dock connector

Doesnt dock with your computer

 

Price: c £43 inc. VAT from www.ebuyer.com

 

Star Rating: 8 Stars  Well designed, good value & makes your iPod even more useful.