Post Thumbnail

It belts out severe weather alerts as storms are barreling towards your domicile. It acts as a decent bedroom stereo. And it wakes you and the SO up to your own favorite jams -- all while charging your iPod or iPhone throughout the night. If those amenities sound like must-haves in your own life, y...

October 31st 2009 at 6:35am 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

iLuv already dropped a bundle of iPod alarm clock / speaker systems here at CES, so it follows logic for yet another "i" company to dole out a helping of its own. Kicking things off is the iP29 portable speaker case, and stepping up the excitement level from zilch to one is the iP49 rechargeable au...

January 8th 2009 at 11:29pm 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

Full-blown boomboxes definitely aren't as popular as they once were, but there's still something curiously attractive about buying a music system that can be slung upside one's shoulder when the mood strikes you. To that end, JVC has introduced a new trio in its micro audio system, with the UX-GN6...

January 8th 2009 at 4:17pm 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

Man, iLuv's on a roll like no other. Practically every week since the onset of December '08 the company has pushed out a new alarm clock of some kind, and it has apparently saved the big boy for CES. Announced today, the iMM183 Hi-Fi Dual Dock Alarm Clock with Weather Band Radio promises to charge...

January 5th 2009 at 7:02pm 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

What can we say? Intempo has launched a new pair of iPod-compatible speaker systems, and unless you're somehow just entering the market for one in the latter half of 2008, chances are you're already yawning. Nevertheless, the RDi-W (pictured) does distinguish itself somewhat by including support fo...

August 20th 2008 at 10:39am 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

Gear4 has been known to unleash a few unorthodox speaker systems, but the forthcoming Duo is particularly impressive -- in finding a way to somehow differentiate itself in the expansive pool of alternatives, that is. At first glance, it doesn't appear to differ much from every other one out there,...

May 8th 2008 at 10:43pm 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

If you've somehow managed to hold off from buying an iPod sound system, you can probably afford to gloss right over this one, too. Still, those waiting for one with just a touch more extravagance will likely find lots to love about Goodmans' latest iteration. Aside from boasting a pair of speakers,...

April 22nd 2008 at 8:52am 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

Merely months after doling out a fresh new DAP, Ministry of Sound is making sure the boombox lovers get their fix, too. Available now, the MOSMC1319P micro system includes a pair of two-way speakers and boasts 20 total watts of amplification, a built-in iPod dock, FM tuner, USB interface, VFD funct...

September 24th 2007 at 3:14pm 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

We know, the iPod boombox market is entirely over saturated as it is, but Boston Innovative's latest attempt at joining the fray is so fully featured (and oh-so-cheesy), we can't help but check it out. The fire engine red device can purportedly be snapped up in black as well, and features a built-in...

May 11th 2007 at 10:39pm 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

Bike messengers and urban trekkers rejoice! G-tech has rolled out a fancy new $130 messenger bag with integrated iPod controls, courtesy of Eleksen's groovy ElekTex "smart fabric" interface. But that's not all - the bag doubles as a boombox thanks to an integrated speaker and a 3.5mm extension jack...

October 25th 2006 at 12:00pm 0 Comments