Audio accessories


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  • Audio 4 out of 5

    Blue Microphones Tiki USB review

    By 22 January 2013

    Everything about the Tiki is interesting. It's got an interesting name - a Tiki is Polynesian wood carving, and a Māori word for the first man. It looks interesting, a little bit like some sort of high-tech snail, and most importantly it aims to liven...

  • Audio

    iFrogz Boost Plus and Animatone Snug pictures and hands-on

    By 11 January 2013

    Portable speakers are great, and they make listening to music with friends a treat, but you could argue there's still a bit of a faff about getting your tunes out loud. We have certainly been forced to mess about for some time getting Bluetooth devices...

  • Audio 3 out of 5

    Mobi Headphonies portable speakers review

    By 9 October 2009

    Despite what the name suggests, Mobi Headphonies are not headphones. Nor are they tipping their hat the wonderful Simpsons episode about the Apple generation. No, a headphony – which I assume is the singular of Headphonies, is around 3-inches high and...

  • Audio 4 out of 5

    Kensington LiquidAUX Deluxe iPod car kit review

    By 19 February 2009

    If you have a car stereo with an auxiliary input and an iPod you may well have hooked your player up in your car in the past by simply running a cable to it and leaving the device sliding around in a storage compartment somewhere. This is far from ideal...

  • Audio 3.5 out of 5

    Belkin RockStar review

    By 15 May 2008

    Hey hey I wanna be a rockstar. You want to share your music, right? Right. Now normally that would involve turning on the speaker of your phone or hooking up some portable speakers. Well Belkin are suggesting a different approach with the RockStar. As...

  • Audio 2.5 out of 5

    Replug breakaway headphone adapter review

    By 6 May 2008

    Replug promises to stop the supposed age old problem of you accidentally ripping your headphones out of your music player, but does it work? We got yanking to find out. One for the MP3 player fan, Replug is a small dongle that you attach to the end of...

  • Audio 3.5 out of 5

    Doro RadioStreamer FM transmitter review

    By 29 June 2007

    Until you get around to buying a car with an "Aux In" on the radio, getting your music off your iPod involves you have to invest in an FM transmitter. Doro, a Swedish manufacturer that is trying to break into the UK market, thinks it has the answer with...

  • Audio 4 out of 5

    SendStation iPod Earbud Case review

    By 26 June 2007

    Nobody likes getting their earphones in a tangle, and SendStation thinks it has the answer to your earphone issues. Called the earBuddy, it's a carrying case for those white iPod earbuds that promises to not only keep your iPod earphones twist free, but...

  • Gaming 3 out of 5

    NBA Street: Homecourt - PS3 review

    By 9 May 2007

    EA returns with another NBA-endorsed basketball game, this time heading away from the pros and back to the grassroots game on the street. But does it cut the mustard? We went one-on-one to find out. We like basketball games for their playability, going...

  • Audio 4 out of 5

    Griffin TuneJuice 2 review

    By 28 March 2007

    Those canny people at Griffin have updated their previous version of the TuneJuice, hence the “2” appendix we have here. Essentially, this is a small battery box that connects via the dock connector to your iPod to provide extra, um, juice. The principle...

  • Audio 4 out of 5

    Intempo PG-02 digital DAB radio review

    By 21 March 2007

    If you think you've seen this model before, then chances are you are right as the PG-02 is a revamped recoloured version of the company's PG-01 launched last year. However as we hadn't seen the PG-01 we though it a good time to look at Intempo's challenger...

  • Audio 3 out of 5

    Griffin Centerstage for iPod case review

    By 20 February 2007

    Man buys iPod, man scratches iPod screen, man cries. It's the usual story if you don't invest in a case, but with so many to choose from which one is best. Griffin thinks it has the answer with the Centerstage for iPod case, that according to the box...

  • Audio 4 out of 5

    GEAR4 JumpSuit Plus for iPod nano review

    By 30 January 2007

    Since its first appearance, the iPod nano has been scratching its pretty little face up, so much so that the 2G version changed its design to make this less of a problem. The other characteristic of the nano, is its suitability to exercise, with its light...

  • Audio 2.5 out of 5

    Belkin TuneBase FM review

    By 8 December 2006

    The Ofcom law change might be called the iTrip law, however Griffin aren't the only company to make FM transmitters to allow you to share the music on your iPod with your radio, be it in the car or your home. Belkin's offering is the TuneBase FM, a stylish...

  • Audio 3.5 out of 5

    Griffin RoadTrip review

    By 8 December 2006

    If you want to make your iPod a part of your car proper then there are a number of options available from Griffin and Belkin. Griffin thinks it has the answer with the RoadTrip - a massive clunky looking bolt-on accessory that will make your CD player...