Consumer Reports weighs in
their review of Apple's new iPod Hi-Fi sound system and gives it a fairly lackluster rating, calling it a "mildly
disappointing" entry with "so-so sound quality" in the iPod sound system game. They also didn't like its
hefty weight (15lbs) and relatively poor sound performance when compared to competing products.
did like the easy-to-use remote control and the unique power-saving features of the iPod Hi-Fi but in the end didn't
see much of an advantage over competing products already on the market like the Altec iM7 and the Bose SoundDock.