Grace Digital's FireDock is a speaker dock for your Kindle Fire

Joe Pollicino
J. Pollicino|03.30.12

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Grace Digital's FireDock is a speaker dock for your Kindle Fire
Own a Kindle Fire? Can't find an audio dock made specifically for your gizmo, and not an iThing or Android device? Say hello to Grace Digital's FireDock, the $130 solution to your quandary. While we've seen Kindle-compatible docks before, this stereo system is actually made to seamlessly connect with the Fire's bottom ports and power button, allowing it to charge while docked. What's more, there's a turn-and-tilt feature that'll let you switch between landscape and portrait orientations -- perfect for going from books to movies. If that wasn't enough, an optional rechargeable battery can also be attached to the mini-rig for listening sans cords while you're out and about (though, this route disables the ability to charge the Kindle itself). If you're burning with desire for the FireDock, the bad news is that it won't be available for purchase until July. In the meantime, you'll find more info in the press release after the break to help you cool down.
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Ignite Your Music and Video Experience with Grace Digital Audio's FireDock Speaker Dock for Kindle Fire

A refreshingly elegant design caters specifically to Amazon's 7 – inch tablet, enhancing your media with a robust room-filling stereo sound

San Diego, Calif. - (March 29, 2012) – Grace Digital Inc, a leading brand of wireless indoor & outdoor audio solutions, announces the FireDock speaker dock for Kindle Fire. In a space cluttered by generic universal docks, Grace Digital announces an innovative charging speaker dock with full-range high quality stereo sound developed exclusively to enhance the Kindle Fire's audio and video experience. Shipping July 2012, the FireDock has a MSRP of $129.99.

Engineered for Kindle Fire, the Grace FireDock accommodates the unique USB port, headphone jack and power button, all located on the bottom of the tablet. Many universal 3.5mm speaker docks don't allow charging while in use and make it difficult to access the device's buttons. The Grace FireDock not only charges the Kindle Fire while on AC power, but the optional (sold separately) lithium-ion battery-pack allows for maximum portability. Exclusively sized for the Kindle Fire, the rotating cradle securely holds the 7–inch tablet, while accommodating horizontal and vertical viewing angles.

"Grace Digital's design approach on the FireDock was to provide the optimal solution around clearly defined requirements of Kindle Fire users," says Greg Fadul, CEO of Grace Digital Audio. "There are hundreds of iPhone speaker docks, but there is no quality audio solution for the 14 million Americans who have purchased the 7-inch Kindle Fire tablet. Grace Digital engineered the FireDock as a no compromise solution to enhance Kindle Fire's multimedia offerings such as Netflix, Pandora Internet Radio, and Amazon audio books."

Grace Digital's full range base ported stereo speakers and Class D Digital Amplifier, provide a crystal clear stereo sound unrivaled by generic Android docks. The FireDock for Kindle Fire will be available July 2012 at, as well as numerous online and retail outlets for $129.99. Sign up directly on Grace Digital's web site to be emailed as soon as the dock is available.
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