Micron Technology, that flash memory maker that is also Crucial and Lexar, introduces the Pop Video, a pico projector for iPhone and iPod touch. Instead of running cables, the projector has integrated 30pin dock connector to connect directly to iPhone and iPod touch, making sharing photos, videos easy. Based on LCoS technology, the Pop Video delivers 960×540 qHD video resolution and it uses LED light source. The optimal projection range is between 13 and 130 cm.
Instead of mirroring you iPhone or iPod touch, the pico projector has to be used with the free Pop Video app, in which you can choose to show iTunes or iTunes U videos, photo album, web browser, facebook, YouTube. That say you just can’t Angry Bird Space on your wall. The app also lets you adjust projection settings such as colors, brightness; and it can auto-adjust your portrait photos to fill the entire projected image. The Pop Video works with iPhone 4/4S/3GS and iPod touch 3rd gen and 4th gen running iOS 5.0 or above. (According to the FAQ page, the projector actually works with iPad as well.) Its built-in Lithium-ion rechargeable battery offers up to 2 hours of playtime, and can be fast-charged in about 4 hours (via micro USB port).
We have already featured some of the fun iCade gaming controllers for the iPhone and iPad, the latest one has been inspired by an NES controller, the iCade 8-Bitty.
The iCade 8-Bitty connects to your iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad via Bluetooth, and it features a directional pad, two shoulder buttons, four face buttons and a select and start button.
The gadget features a classic D-Pad and 8 button controls including 4 face buttons, select, start, and two shoulder buttons. The iCADE 8-Bitty draws its power from a pair of AAA batteries (not included). If you are interested, you can buy this gaming controller for $24.99 each.
The new Buffalo LT-V200 Link Theater media player provides a SATA port and a USB port, so you can turn this media player into a Network-attached storage. The device also has a Remote Play function, allowing you to stream content to your Android tablets or iOS devices. The Buffalo LT-V200 supports most of famous multimedia format such as MPEG-1/2, WMV9, MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, Divx HD, FLV, Real Video, AAC, MP3, WMA, WAV, OGG, FLAC, Dolby Digital and DTS. The Buffalo LT-V200 Link Theater media player will be released in Japan next month for 14,000 Yen ($180). [Akihabara]
IK Multimedia’s never fallen short of giving you some of the better tools for all your on-the-go music-making utilizing your beloved iOS device as the main rig. Now, the peripheral connoisseur’s taking the wraps off its iRig PRE, which aims to help you digitally process those glorious vocal chords by allowing you to plug in any XLR mic into it without the need for other adapters or cables.
Furthermore, the dongle features a 3.5mm jack for audio monitoring, gain control and can squeeze a runtime of up to 40 hours (dynamic microphones) or 15 hours (phantom powered condenser mics) from a standard 9V battery. The PRE amp will also come included with two of iRig’s usual suspect apps (iRig Recorder and VocaLive) to help you get started in your quest to be the next idol. We know you can’t wait to get your singing on, but you’ll have to wait until “early Q2″ to do so, for a moderate price of $39.99 — perhaps the iRig Mic can get you through the days in the meantime.
iConnectivity has unveiled an ultra-portable digital audio mixer designed to work with your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. The mixer is called the iConnectMUSE and promises to bring studio quality mixing capabilities to your iOS device. It allows you to capture multiple channels of sound and output them to your iOS or computer software for mixing.
The iConnectMUSE features six stereo inputs and six stereo outputs, each with its own unique mix. It converts studio-quality analog audio into digital, offering higher quality audio processing and the ability to share and mix audio through an iOS device. It can even charge your iOS device at the same time. And all this is packed into an ultra-compact palm-sized device that the aspiring or professional musician can easily travel with to compose while in a hotel room or on tour and between gigs.
The mixer also features two USB ports, two 1/4-inch output audio jacks, a headphone monitor jack, Ethernet connection, and a MIDI pass-thru interface with limited DSP processing. The iConnectMUSE will be available in the second quarter of 2012, priced at $229.99.
AOC has a new screen you might want to checkout. The new display is called the AOC e2343Fi and the dock for the iPhone is directly under the screen on its round base. The dock on the stand will also work with dockable iPods as well.
The screen is 23-inches wide and the dock will shoot video content from the iPhone or iPod directly to the 23-inch screen for viewing. The dock also uses SRS Premium Sound loudspeakers. The ability to shoot video directly to the screen and improve audio makes the display a nice multimedia station for iPhone and iPod users.
The e2343Fi faculty be on pass at CES succeeding month. AOC instrument also be viewing off a new 3D show at CES in 23-inch situation and a rotatable USB showing. That USB demo can be a portable supervise or a digital pic build. Pricing and availability on the displays is unknown.
Bayan Audio have this week unveiled a new addition to their range, with the launch of the Bayan 7 iPhone and iPod speaker dock, which has docking ports located on either side. Audio is provided by its 8″ bass, 2″ mid-range drivers and 1″ wide projection tweeters, creating 120W of audio power.
iOS owners instrument be satisfy to read that all Bayan Frequency products are authorised with Apple’s stringent TDMA Disturbance Rejection tests. Ensuring that no disturbance is created from transferrable phones or another tuner set devices when in use.
On the rear of the Bayan 7 is a media port which allows you to link up your iPad if required, as well as other devices using a 3.5mm audio cable and the aux port.
The Bayan 7 measure 45cm x 30cm x 28cm and weighs in at 6.84 kg. Bayan Audio is a division of Radiopaq and their new Bayan 7 is now available to purchase from their website for £299.
The HiddenRadio & Bluetooth Speaker is based off minimal, timeless design and user intuition. The speaker wirelessly supports iPhone, iPad or any other smartphone, tablet or computer via Bluetooth technology.It has a built-in AM/FM radio and a 3.5mm audio input plug that lets you to plug-in any device without Bluetooth functionality.Hidden Radio now supports connectivity to multiple speakers.
Don’t have a Bluetooth device? It’s not s a problem: the HiddenRadio has a 3.5mm audio input plug that allows you to plug-in any device without Bluetooth functionality. We’ve also added a great built in AM/FM radio.Its rechargeable battery provides enough juice for up to 30-hour of streaming music.
Amazon has started selling the Sharper Image ESI-B622 Relaxx Dual Bedside Audio Dock. The gadget features a couple of motorized dual docks for charging two devices simultaneously.
The Sharper Image ESI-B622 is compatible with iPad, iPhone, and iPod. What’s more, there is also a USB port for charging all your USB-powered gadgets and an Aux-in for connecting non-Apple devices. Other specs include an alarm clock and an FM radio with station presets. The Sharper Image ESI-B622 Relaxx Dual Bedside Audio Dock retails for $96.76 a pop.
If you squint a little at the picture below, you might just be able to make out, that there is actually an iPhone sitting in the dock of the massive 8ft x 4ft speaker dock, created and unveiled by Behringer this week. The huge Behringer iNuke Boom speaker dock will soon be available to purchase for $30,000 and will be arriving shortly after CES 2012.
The 8ft long speaker dock pumps out a massive 1000 watts of power and weighs in at over 700lbs. Making it the worlds loudest iPhone speaker dock. Unfortunately no specifications are available for whats inside this monster at the moment.
The massive speaker dock has been created by Behringer to help promote their new Eurosound consumer electronics brand, which has been created by the company to bring concert quality sounds to your home.