iHome iP47BR speaker dock for iPod, only $89
Macmall.com has dropped the price on the iHome iP47BR speaker dock for iPod (model no. iP47BR) to $119.99, and includes a $30 mail-in-rebate that lowers the cost even more down to $89.99. This makes it $90 less than its original list price of $179.99, and the lowest price we have seen for this iPod docking system by about $30. Shipping rates for this deal start at $2.99 and sales tax applies for residents of
For a more sleek and feature filled iPod entertainment system consider the Polk Audio iSonic ES2 iPod speaker system with HD radio, available at Onecall.com it’s priced fairly higher at $399.99 and includes FREE shipping. When comparing the two iPod speaker systems the iSonic does seem like the better buy regardless of it much higher price. It currently has a higher customer rating and a lot less reported problems. The featured product is definitely a “you get what you pay for” product, with users complaining about everything from people not hearing them through the speaker phone, to the system simply failing to work right out of the box. One possible solution is the more affordable Altec Lansing Orbit Speaker system for iPods and MP3 players which is available at Woot.com for only $14.99 and has shipping rates starting at $5. However, the Orbit only satisfies the needs of users wanting a speaker system for their iPod and lacks the docking features or added bonus of an alarm clock and radio. If you’re someone who doesn’t mind a previously used product, then the open-boxed Logitech Pure-fi Dream iPod speaker might be the thing for you, located at Compuvest.com it’s on for $75.99 with shipping rates starting at $16.25. It doesn’t have the speaker-phone capabilities of the main product but it does have better reviews from customers and is on for a good price, especially since this system usually goes for anywhere from $150 to $200.
The iHome Bluetooth clock radio makes it possible to listen to music from your Bluetooth enabled phone, PDA or computer wirelessly. It is designed to shield and avoid mobile phone GSM noise. It also makes it possible to dial and receive calls through its speakerphone function, and see who is calling with caller ID on the large LCD display. A dual alarm allows for separate wakeup times. A line-in jack permits connection for playing MP3 CD players and iPods. Dimensions: (W) 10.2" x (H) 4.6" x (D) 6.9"; weight 5.25lbs.