Griffin Technology consistently releases some cool iOS accessories and the company has made a plethora of announcements at CES 2013. Here’s a round up of what’s been announced and what you can look forward to. There’s accessories available for the whole family.
- PowerDock 5, $99.99 (available Spring 2013): charging bay for up to five devices
- PowerBlock Universal with ChargeSensor, $29.99: turns any 100 to 240 volt AC power source to a safe 10 watt charging for devices
- PowerJolt Universal with ChargeSensor, $24.99: turns your car’s 12 volt outlet into a 10 watt power source for charging (with SmartFuse built in circuit breaker)
WoodTones Audio Line
- WoodTones Headphones with Control Mic, $99.99: new over the ear headphone model boasts a 50mm moving coil driver, plus detachable 1/8” (3.5 mm) cable and fold-flat ear cups provide users with easy travel and storage, and built-in mic
- WoodTones Earbuds with Control Mic, $29.99: soft silicone ear cushions available in three sizes, with a 1/8” (3.5 mm) gold-plated connector and four foot cable
- WoodTones AUX Cable, $14.99: gold-plated 1/8” (3.5 mm) connectors and three feet of black TPE-coated cable to resist kinking and tangling
- Survivor + Catalyst Waterproof Case for iPhone 5, $79.99: heavy duty waterproof case up to 3 metres, drop-tested at 2 metres; for adventure enthusiasts
- Survivor Clear for iPhone 5, $29.99: clear polycarbonate case with rubber edges and corners, access to ports.
- StudioConnect with Lightning, $149.99: all-in-one audio interface for music creation on the iPad, now compatible with the new iPad (4th generation) and iPad mini. StudioConnect provides connectivity for guitars, stereo audio, MIDI-In and MIDI-Out as well as a Lightning charging dock in one compact device. It also features line-level RCA stereo output and stereo headphone output with separate volume control. With StudioConnect, digital music-making has never been easier, combining both audio and MIDI (Musical Instrument Digital Interface) recording into one convenient accessory.
- DJ Connect, $99.99: allows users to have the ultimate mobile DJ experience; volume control, dual separate stereo outputs and detachable cables for use with iOS devices with 30-pin dock connectors and Mac computers with USB ports
- Mic Stand Mount, $39.99: easily screws onto a standard microphone stand enabling users to raise and lower the iPad to the perfect height
- MicConnect, $39.99 (June 2013): a microphone interface for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch
- KaZoo Headphones, $19.99 (available Feb 2013)
- KaZoo Cases for iPod touch, $24.99
- KaZoo Charms Lanyard Kit for iPod touch, $12.99 (available Spring 2013)
- KaZoo AUX Cables, $9.99 (available Feb 2013)
- Capper Stylus, $9.99 (available March 2013)
For Kids: Griffin & Nickelodeon Offerings
- SpongeBob Folio iPad case, $49.99
- Faces iPhone 5/iPod touch 5G case, $29.99
- SpongeBob Woogie plush doll, $29.99
- Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Shell iPhone 5/iPod touch 5G case, $29.99
- Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Folio iPad case, $49.99
- Dora the Explorer Skin for iPod touch, $29.99
Crayola Accessories for Kids
- Crayola Light Marker, $29.99 (Spring 2013): A glowing marker-shaped pen allows your child to draw in the air with the free Light Marker App; iPad’s front camera interprets and detects drawing movements
- Crayola Digital Activity Center, $39.99: one stop shop for all Crayola digital play.
- Crayola Color & Play Workstation, $19.99: all-in-one iPad workstation that includes a built-in carrying handle and three storage cubbies for their crayons, markers and digital colouring tools like ColorStudio HD and DigiTools
- Crayola ColorStudio HD Barbie Edition, Hot Wheels Edition, $2.99 (App Store): limitless play with coloring books that feature amazing digital Crayola crayons, markers, animation, sound and music
Click here to visit Griffin’s website to check out what’s available now.