JBL announced docks columns for iPhone 5
Farewell to the 30-contact socket of Apple was given hardly. Round devices of the company the big, blossoming market of accessories was born, absolute which most part lost any meaning without comparability to new products. Behind a window November — three months from the moment of emergence of the first accessory with new, small port of synchronization. And only at present eminent producers let out the 1st true docking stations with columns.
JBL OnBeat Micro
The Harman company announced the beginning of sales of 2 docking stations with columns for gadgets of Apple of the last generation. Distinctive feature of docks — Lightning-port existence (who could think). JBL OnBeat Micro (100 dollars) — minimalist model with the malekhanky loudspeakers, intending for iPhone 5, iPod Touch 5 and iPod Nano of the seventh generation.
And JBL OnBeat Venue Lightning (200 dollars) — option with 2 essentially big loudspeakers and the spacious base calculated not only for the above-named devices, well and for iPad mini and iPad of the fourth generation.
JBL OnBeat Venue Lightning
Engadget portal already managed to test both accessories in operation. OnBeat Micro did not impress edition on obvious to the reasons: loudspeaker very small and weak; Venue Lightning appeared much better: the sound at it was called «pure and high-grade», also pretty loud. Both accessories are compatible to the firm MusicFlow program [Free, iTunes link], allowing manually to adjust frequencies of a target signal. Other functional is not present. But even so, despite initial confusion of producers of accessories, docks for iOS-devices are not dead — they only experience the next birth anew.