Tag Archives: Smartphone Dock

DeX Wants To Turn Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ Into A Desktop Computer

Attempts to turn Android smartphone into a computer isn’t new, but somehow, Samsung made it a big thing. Or maybe it is a big deal because, Samsung DeX, the device that will enable the Android-based desktop experience, will turn the newly announced Galaxy S8 and S8+, and provide an experience that no other makers have done. To be honest, I almost dismissed as just another attempt to do so. However, in DeX’s case, docking the S8 or S8+ will enable seamlessly access to apps, edit documents, browse the web, watch videos, reply to messages and more, and doing so with a much larger display and the convenience offered by an actual keyboard and mouse. Continue reading DeX Wants To Turn Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ Into A Desktop Computer

The Stand Universal Dock: Perfect Matrimony Of Art And Technology

Smartphone and/or tablet stand is not uncommon. In fact, there’s an abundance of them, but lets be honest here: anyone can make a dock; heck, you could even cobble up one yourself with duct tapes and cardboard, but the thing is, not everyone can make one that you can call artistic, i.e. a dock that appears to be an art piece when not in use. Well, if you are looking for such an arty dock, The Stand might just be the answer. Curve is the theme surrounding The Stand. It sports a broken circle form with the ‘broken’ section designated as the place where your gadget will rest on, angled optimally so you can continue use the device when it is docked. Continue reading The Stand Universal Dock: Perfect Matrimony Of Art And Technology

Wiplabs’ New Dock Has A Special Cable Head That Sticks When You Need It To

Smartphone or tablet dock is a dime a dozen and so, if you are going to produce one, you ought to make sure it is rocking some pretty solid selling points and we thought that’s what exactly what iDockAll 2 has. iDockAll 2, as the numeral implies, is the second iteration of Wiplabs’ first iDock introduced way back in 2013. As an outfit that keeps up to date with changing times, Wiplabs went back to the drawing board and rethink what a dock should be. Definitely not for mooring ship. Sorry for the subpar joke, I just can’t help it. Continue reading Wiplabs’ New Dock Has A Special Cable Head That Sticks When You Need It To

STAGE 5 Dock Not Only Charges, But It Is Also A Speaker Too

sound dock is quite passe at this point, however, if its first intention is to provide a resting place for charging and/or syncing your smartphone or tablet, then that’s a different story altogether. this is precisely what spur London-based Rocket Sound Systems to create the STAGE 5 Dock. by virtue of its product name, you can’t really appreciate what it has to offer but rest assure that this little guy is more than meets the eye. crafted from aviation-grade aluminum, this sleek dock comes built-in with a vibration speaker capable of 10W RMS and it has Bluetooth 4.0 technology built into it to boot. the former harnesses the power of the surface that it is sitting on to amplify the sound, letting it double as speaker and it has a companion app too, allowing you to customize the dock’s functionalities, including equalizer (yes, it has that too), select which apps to use the vibration speaker for alert sounds, set profile for different devices, and monitor the onboard battery status. the latter is mainly used to power the speaker, providing it with up to 3 hours of playback, but it could also be use to juice your device too. however, smartphone with high capacity battery may not be charge fully. Continue reading STAGE 5 Dock Not Only Charges, But It Is Also A Speaker Too