Millions of people love to play Angry Birds. Well, now you can listen to the Angry Birds sing (or maybe that should be squawk) with these new Angry Bird Speakers. For all those Angry Birds fans out there, these Angry Birds Speakers are a cool way to listen to your favorite music. Just plug these speakers into your favorite device (iPhones, iPods, iPads, MP3 Players, notebook computers, etc.) and enjoy the music audio.
There are actually three different versions of the Angry Birds Speakers. They don’t all work with the same range of devices so be careful and make sure you choose the right one.
Angry Birds Speakers Come In Three Different Versions
- Red Bird: Compatible with anything you can plug a 3.5 mm jack into. That’s just about any music player, any phone, any tablet, and any gaming system. If you can plug headphones into it will work with the Red Bird speakers. The included stand will hold up most devices, but isn’t necessary for the function of Red Bird as a speaker. ($64.99 at ThinkGeek)
- Black Bird: Compatible with iPod, iPad, and iPhone only (specific models below in specifications). You can dock your iPod, iPad and iPhone device on the included stand and the Black Bird will amplify and play your music. ($84.99 at ThinkGeek)
- Helmet Pig: Compatible with iPod and iPhone only (specific models below in specifications). You can dock your device on top of Pig’s helmet to play your favorite tunes. ($99.99 at ThinkGeek)
The Helmet Pig model is designed for the iPod and iPhone only and comes with a built-in iPod and iPhone dock.
Angry Bird Speakers Specifications
- 2:1 stereo speakers, each speaker rated at 30 watts
- Adjustable volume and bass tone controls
- Stand for your phone, mp3 player, or tablet included
- Choose from three different versions
- Red Bird: works with any device that supports headphones with a 3.5mm jack.
- Black Bird: Only works with iPod, iPad and iPhone.
- Helmet Pig: Only works with iPod and iPhone
- iPhone, iPhone 3G/S, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S
- iPod mini, iPod Classic, iPod with video, iPod Nano (1st-5th), iPod Touch (1st-4th)
- iPad, iPad 2 (Red Bird and Black Bird only)
- The Angry Birds Speakers are officially licensed Angry Birds collectibles
Price: $64.99 to $99.99 (price varies by model, see above)
Hercules is renowned as the market leader and a major pioneer for digital DJ controllers. And yes, this is the same Hercules you may remember as the graphics card manufacturer. Most people who are enamoured of music would, like to own a high quality speaker system for their desktop computer. The Hercules XPS 2.0 60 DJ Club Speakers are great solution for your computer system. They would definitely enjoy a pair of these compact satellite computer speakers designed with the latest innovation and technology.
The Hercules XPS 2.0 60 DJ club speakers provide and ample 30 watts of audio power and definitely pack plenty of sound. The XPS 60 speaker design is a two-driver audio system without a separate sub-woofer. The bass is generated by a port at the rear of each speaker when positioned near a wall. The bass more than good, but we wouldn’t rate it as great if you are after a really exaggerated low end. If you need great bass, you might prefer a true 3-driver system that comes with a separate sub-woofer.
The DJ Club Speakers come with an attractive lacquered black and matte finish that should suit almost everyone’s style. The trendy and innovative speakers are constructed with a metal grille to protect the main driver. For an added convenience, all the connectivity features and controls such as volume and tone adjustments are provided on the speaker’s front face for easy access.
As a great additional feature, to feature the advanced range of connection, the Hercules XPS 2.0 60 DJ Club speakers are designed with an auxiliary input to connect to an MP3 player or other compatible portable media players as well as a standard headphone connector. Again, all connections are conveniently provided on the speaker’s front face.
For music fans who love grooving music from the DJs, the Hercules XPS 2.0 60 DJ Club Speakers are hitting the market this November.
If you are always away from your home and worried about the condition and surroundings, the Rovio WiFi Roaming Robot is exactly the thing for you. This little robot can be controlled via the computer so even if you are miles away, you can move your Rovio WiFi Roaming Robot anywhere you want to. Look through its all seeing eyes and find out if things are really well at home.
It is not just about seeing though because Rovio allows you to communicate via its 2-way audio capabilities. It comes with a microphone and speaker which is perfect if you have someone at home you want to talk to. The best thing is that whatever Rovio sees can be streamed live – it doesn’t matter what browse or operating system you are using in your computer, you will be able to use Rovio because it is compatible with all systems.
While I noticed certain problems with the batteries, I must say that the Rovio WiFi Roaming Robot is an extremely handy tool to have. Being away from home and missing your family must be terrible especially if travelling is part of your daily repertoire. With Rovio, you will feel like you are really there and present even if you are in actual fact many miles away.
The best thing about Rovio is the fact that you can communicate using the microphone and listen to your loved ones through the speakers. Who doesn’t love robots? At just $129.99, Rovio can now be yours!
Price: Out of stock currently but will be available soon
With their multiple functions and applications, it’s no wonder why iPads, iPhones and iPods have become a norm, almost a necessity today. Apple has become a gargantuan label, a sensational trend that many have fallen for or simply entwined with. Epson, the American gadget giants have followed suit, recently publishing their latest creation, a portable home theatre projector that has a built in iDock. Epson’s MegaPlex MG-850 in HD and the MG-50 are one of the firsts, of many more portable projectors that come with iOS.
The Epson MG-850 and MG-50 are both portable projectors that come in a customary black colour skin and only require a power outlet and a wall to perform. Built in with two 10 watt speakers, watching movies listening to songs can be done anywhere and everywhere. Besides Apple, these projectors can also be connected to other tablets, phones, computers and etc.
The MG-850 differs from the MG-50 based on three main criteria’s. The MG-850 has a brightness of 2800 lumens whilst the MG-50 is only 2200 lumens. The second difference would be the resolution, where the MG-850’s resolution is HD 720 p while the other is 540 p. The final separation, also the most important one would be the price. The MG-850 has a market value of USD 799.00 and the MG-50 is going for USD 699.00.
So whether you want to watch a movie during picnic with your family, or you have a presentation and want to handle it smoothly, Epson’s portable home theatre projectors are the wise choice.
Price: $799 (special promotional discount available)
Wouldn’t it be great to be able to watch your favorite movie at the comfort of your home with an awesome sound system? One of the must-have home entertainments today is the Logitech Surround Sound Speakers Z506 – with great and high quality audio, it would do nothing less than to give you the best sound experience ever, once connected to your home-theatre receiver. With a sleek and elegant design, not only does this product offer such a classy look, it also blends nicely and perfectly with your decor without taking up much space in your home. With individual speakers in the speaker set, you can place the speakers at different places to ensure the sound produced “surrounds” your room.
What’s more, this audio gadget offers a simple and straightforward set up; it is easy to connect to your home-theatre receiver, with color coded wires for your convenience. Not only can it also be connected to your television at home, this surround sound system can also be connected to your PS3 or your personal computer (PC) and it will work perfectly well with these gadgets too.
In addition to that, the Logitech Surround Sound Speakers Z506 offers a 5.1 analog surround speakers set that is absolutely fitting for just about anything. The sound quality produced is over the top and it guarantees to give you the best sound system you will ever hear. Moreover, each speaker from the speaker set has their own particular sound to produce in order to give you the best sound in minor details, such as the bass. In other words, these speakers can produce even the lowest audible note. This product is probably the best surround sound system for its price range that you can find in the market.