iPhone accessories archive

  • iPhone 5 19-pin mini dock connector confirmed
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    iPhone 5 19-pin mini dock connector confirmed

    By 21 June 2012

    Apple is to ditch its traditional 30-pin dock connector on the iPhone 5 for a smaller 19-pin equivalent, saving space and introducing a major headache for iPhone accessory manufacturers everywhere. Although we already suspected this to be the case - with...

  • Logitech expands solar powered keyboard range with K760 for Mac, iPad and iPhone
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    Logitech expands solar powered keyboard range with K760 for Mac, iPad and iPhone

    By 30 May 2012

    Pocket-lint raved over the Logitech Wireless Solar Keyboard K750 when we saw it in Switzerland back in November 2010 and wondered then whether there would be an Apple Mac version. It's taken a while, but finally there is. And, as it's Bluetooth, it can...

  • Koubachi Wi-Fi Plant Sensor hits UK in time for Chelsea Flower Show
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    Koubachi Wi-Fi Plant Sensor hits UK in time for Chelsea Flower Show

    By 21 May 2012

    It's the Chelsea Flower Show in London at the moment and while the arrangements and gardens involved are stunning, they always seem like a bit too much hard work for us here at Pocket-lint. We may have yearnings to be green fingered, but would rather...

  • Mophie Juice Pack Universal Powerstation Pro means you can leave your phone charger at home
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    Mophie Juice Pack Universal Powerstation Pro means you can leave your phone charger at home

    By 16 May 2012

    The Apple Store has begun selling a waterproof Mophie power pack that has enough juice to charge an iPhone three times over. The Mophie Juice Pack Universal Powerstation Pro should go down a treat with festival-goers this summer as it means you won’t...

  • Hands-on: BubbleScope 360-degree iPhone camera accessory
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    Hands-on: BubbleScope 360-degree iPhone camera accessory

    By 11 May 2012

    An iPhone accessory that enables you to capture both 360-degree stills and video before sharing them online will soon be available. Pocket-lint saw the BubbleScope camera accessory in person at the Digital Summer event in London and - after years in the...

  • Logitech UE Air Speaker is Apple AirPlay-friendly
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    Logitech UE Air Speaker is Apple AirPlay-friendly

    By 27 March 2012

    Logitech has broken away from its iPhone dock heritage with a new speaker system that's designed specifically to work with Apple AirPlay. The Logitech UE Air Speaker will stream compressed or uncompressed audio from any iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS,...

  • Best cycling to work gear and gadgets
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    Best cycling to work gear and gadgets

    By 27 March 2012

    The sun is out, the clouds packed off on holiday for a few days and suddenly the UK is transformed from polar ice cap to that lush green and pleasant land that we all remember from last year. Long may it last. One of the best ways to enjoy the weather...

  • Humax Tivizen TV  review
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    Humax Tivizen TV review

    By 27 March 2012

    There are various ways to watch TV on your iOS device, or Android phone or tablet but there aren't any that match the simplicity or convenience of Freeview on a normal TV. The Humax Tivizen aims to help with that, offering a DVB-T (read Freeview) receiver...

  • Humax Tivizen DVB-T Wi-Fi receiver tunes in
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    Humax Tivizen DVB-T Wi-Fi receiver tunes in

    By 5 March 2012

    Set top box specialist Humax has announced that it is bringing the Tivizen DVB-T Wi-Fi receiver to the UK. The Tivizen, in case you're not familair, is a small device that  can fit in your pocket, or slip into your bag, and has a flexible antenna that...

  • iCade 8-Bitty coming for cheap remote iPad and iPhone retro gaming thrills
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    iCade 8-Bitty coming for cheap remote iPad and iPhone retro gaming thrills

    By 13 February 2012

    US gadget retailer ThinkGeek is to sell the iCade 8-Bitty, a Bluetooth game controller that's modelled on classic joypads of old and works with iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. Launched at the 2012 New York Toy Fair, the iCade 8-bitty works in a similar way...

  • iAppCade iPhone arcade cabinet works without Bluetooth (pictures)
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    iAppCade iPhone arcade cabinet works without Bluetooth (pictures)

    By 6 February 2012

    Zeon Tech, the company behind the forthcoming iPhone-activated Tardis and R2-D2 Smartsafes, is to release a rival to the iCade Jnr, an arcade cabinet for the iPhone and iPod touch. Called the iAppCade, the new device differs in several key areas, the...

  • Prodigy projection keyboard iPhone case turns any surface into a keyboard
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    Prodigy projection keyboard iPhone case turns any surface into a keyboard

    By 16 January 2012

    It's not the first time we have seen a virtual keyboard at Pocket-lint. In fact we reviewed one called the iTech Virtual keyboard back in 2004. However, it is the first time we have seen the technology in an iPhone case. Called Prodigy and made by a Korean...

  • MiVeu: make your iPhone camera rugged
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    MiVeu: make your iPhone camera rugged

    By 16 January 2012

    If there's one thing you can bet you'll see at any consumer technology trade show, it's thousands upon thousands of iPhone accessories. Cases are a particular favourite and, with so many manufacturers looking to come up with something different - and...

  • iPro Lens for iPhone pictures and hands-on
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    iPro Lens for iPhone pictures and hands-on

    By 12 January 2012

    We already know that the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S camera is good, but is there a way of making it even better? The chaps at iPro lens think there is and have created a clever bolt-on lens system for the Apple phone to try and help you get even better pictures...

  • Griffin StudioConnect and MidiConnect for iPhone play well with GarageBand
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    Griffin StudioConnect and MidiConnect for iPhone play well with GarageBand

    By 11 January 2012

    Griffin has launched a couple of iPhone/iPad accessories that should appeal to iOS music makers, as its MidiConnect and StudioConnect should bring flexibility to any musician working with the OS and its GarageBand software. MIDIConnect joins Griffin's...

  • Ion Pics2Go scans photos and slides straight to iPhone
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    Ion Pics2Go scans photos and slides straight to iPhone

    By 9 January 2012

    Pics2Go, a forthcoming device from the maker of the iCade iPad arcade cabinet, Ion Audio, allows users to scan photos directly to their iPhone 4 or 4S handsets. Better still, for those who have slide transparencies or negative strips lying around can...

  • iCade Mobile turns your iPhone into a PSP... sort of (pictures)
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    iCade Mobile turns your iPhone into a PSP... sort of (pictures)

    By 9 January 2012

    We've seen a few gamepad accessories for the iPhone in the past, one being the Gametel Bluetooth adaptor we've previously played with, but the iCade Mobile is the first that allows the phone or iPod touch to be swivelled around for either landscape...

  • Scosche myTrek pictures and hands-on
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    Scosche myTrek pictures and hands-on

    By 28 December 2011

    Looking to shed a few pounds following the Christmas binge? If you have an iPhone then you are literally spoilt for choice. We've looked at a number of iPhone apps in the past that offer to track your performance using the on-board GPS, but the offering...

  • Behringer iNuke Boom is world's loudest iPhone dock... and quite simply insane
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    Behringer iNuke Boom is world's loudest iPhone dock... and quite simply insane

    By 7 December 2011

    Standing 4 foot high and 8 foot wide, we're not sure if the Behringer iNuke Boom is the world's largest iPhone/iPad/iPod dock, but we do know it's the loudest. The beast of a speaker system is capable of barking out over 10,000 Watts of power. The dock,...

  • Canopy Kapok pictures and hands-on
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    Canopy Kapok pictures and hands-on

    By 23 November 2011

    With the iPhone 4 topping the charts as the most popular "camera" on Flickr, it’s clear that people are using iPhones to take an awful lot of pictures. Canopy think they can step things up a notch with their Kapok case. The Kapok is a case for your...

  • Best looking smartphone accessories: making your gadgets beautiful
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    Best looking smartphone accessories: making your gadgets beautiful

    By 14 November 2011

    Fancy yourself as a bit of an amateur Jony Ive but don't quite have the resources to design and build a smartphone? Don't worry, we don't either. What we do however have, is an awesome sense of style, particularly when it comes to accessorizing your smartphone...

  • Magellan Premium Car Kit for iPhone pictures and hands-on
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    Magellan Premium Car Kit for iPhone pictures and hands-on

    By 7 November 2011

    Why take two bottles into your car? Or something like that. That's kind of the thinking (albeit with less bottles) behind the Magellan Premium Car Kit for iPhone and iPod touch, which aims to do away with your satnav system and let you rely on your iDevice...

  • Best wet weather gear
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    Best wet weather gear

    By 2 November 2011

    The clocks have gone back, darkness has fallen, it's getting cold and it's starting to rain. What you'll have probably found is that you're getting a bit wetter than you were a few months ago. You've also probably found that those winter items you've...

  • Scosche myTrek uses your iPhone as a pulse monitor
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    Scosche myTrek uses your iPhone as a pulse monitor

    By 28 October 2011

    Scosche has unleashed its latest iDevice accessory - the Scosche myTrek; a health monitor to let fanboys monitor their pulse, workout performance and calorie count. The myTrek is a small Bluetooth enabled device that sits on an armband and connects wirelessly...

  • Win one of ten iPhone 4 MiLi Power Springs
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    Win one of ten iPhone 4 MiLi Power Springs

    By 26 October 2011

    Want an iPhone 4 Power Spring that doesn't leave your pockets bulging? What would you say to your iPhone lasting an extra 6 hours without a charge? Imagine Angry Birding and hot-spotting it all day without worrying about running out of juice - very nice....