Audio Gadgets

Whether you’re looking to up the audio quality on your sound system or gaming system, you should check out some of these audio gadgets! Everything from the absolute necessities to hip new technology which will amaze your friends. If you’re an audiophile, or shopping for one, the possibilities here are sure to amaze.

Sleep Headphones

The Sleep Headphones may not exactly be a stylish addition to your wardrobe, but the good news is, you’ll only be wearing this to bed, so you don’t have to worry about looking too silly. Specially designed to fit comfortably around your head and ears, and can help to block out your significant other’s snoring or your next-door neighbour’s loud music. Of course, their usefulness doesn’t stop there; they can also play music, so that you can be lulled to sleep by your favourite tunes, and can still rest comfortably thanks to their excellent design.

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Speakal iPig – cute docking station for iphone

This cute gadget from Speakal, looking like a rather adorable pig, allows you to plug in your iPhone and turn it into a complete sound system, playing all your favourite tunes stored on your iPhone. With 5 speakers, including the 4-inch subwoofer, 360 degree sound distribution, adjustable bass control and top-end design elements, the iPig combines unparalleled cuteness with great functionality.
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Digital DJ rig by Stanton SC

Recently revealed at the 2008 NAMM expo (National Association of Music Merchants) in Anaheim, California, this is an awesome setup for any DJ, providing interfaces with your laptop to give you the ultimate control over your sound.

Although the SC digital DJ rig looks like a traditional analog turntable and mixing board, it is in fact a fully digital system which lets you DJ from your laptop, but giving you a physical feedback system with an old-school feel. The Stanton SC rig comes with two separate units: the SCS.1d virtual turntable ($1,499), and the SCS 1.m virtual mixer ($999). Separately, either of these units can be a formidable tool in the hands of a DJ, but together they form a system that would make any DJ drool.

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MiniGod Desktop Speakers

This tribal fusion MiniGod Desktop Speaker borrows its style from cultures all over the world, combined with a cool ‘urban edge’ which gives it a style all its own. It may only provide mediocre sound quality, but it more than makes up for that with its intense looks, guaranteed to turn the head of anyone passing by your desktop.

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Belkin TuneStudio for iPod – perfect audio mixer

TuneStudio for iPod

The TuneStudio for iPod, brought to you from the people at Belkin, is the first four-channel audio mixer that lets you make high-quality digital recordings and write them directly to your iPod. This compact, portable mixer has a rugged design, allowing it to withstand life on the road, meaning that bands can take it with them to make live recordings of their gigs; just plug your microphones into the TuneStudio and you’re good to go! The four channels let you take input from up to four different instruments or audio sources. Podcasters are going to love this, because you can record your shows anywhere now, either at the studio or on location.

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Loudspeaker dock for your iPod or iPhone

JBL On Stage

Among all of the available iPod paraphernalia on todayĺs market, the JBL On Stage 200ID loudspeaker dock stands in a league of its own. It is a complete sound system, designed to work with your iPodć and iPhone, and it is certain to become the focal point for your personal entertainment space at home. This system provides a total audio system in just one place, eliminating the need for additional wires creating a mess around your table or desk. Simple plug in your new-generation iPod or iPhone, and you can quickly begin listening to all of your favourite tunes. The JBL On Stage 200ID will give you high-quality, powerful sound, allowing you to have a total music experience in your own home.
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Spy Wireless Voice Recorder and MP3 FM Player

With the Spion Spy Wireless Voice Recorder, you can discretely and remotely make recordings of conversations in the room next door or even record telephone conversations. The same technologies used by spies in the movies is now in your hands! Of course, there are laws regarding the recording of conversations in some jurisdictions, so you’ll want to check with your local law enforcement before playing any spy games.

With this unit, you can not only record conversations over the phone, but you can plug the digital recorder into your laptop or PC’s USB port and make copies of all your files, listen to FM radio or MP3 music/books. With 1GB of storage, you’ll have plenty of space for your recordings, allowing you to record a full day’s worth of conversation.

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Flashlight Multimedia Player? Yep!

Flashlight Multimedia Player

Here’s an original idea, and you’re going to love it: a multimedia player with easy-to-use controls, and capable of taking your interface, pictures and movies off your computer screen and projecting them onto a wall! Not only does it work as a projector, but it also comes with wireless ear buds and a special dock, allowing you to listen to your music or soundtrack by yourself, or let everyone else enjoy the sights and sounds with you! Read the rest of this entry »