Excerpt: The Good Solidly built. Clear and clean sound reproduction. Reasonably punchy bass for its size. Quite attractive. The Bad Poorly designed iOS app. Too expensive. If you seek a sound dock for your iOS device, the Philips Fidelio 7700 Docking Speaker is an attractive and compact dock that also plays music from 7,000 Internet radio stations. It features Bluetooth and charges your iPad, iPhone or iPod when docked.
Pros: Solidly built., Clear and clean sound reproduction., Reasonably punchy bass for its size., Quite attractive.
Conclusion: If you're after a portable dock for your iPad, then you can't go far wrong with the Philips Fidelio DS7700. The removable protective shield for the contacts means that the dock is ideal for carrying round in a bag or suitcase and the fact that the mechanism also doubles up as a stand is great news. Sound quality is impressive, particularly the low-end response, and it takes a fair bit of volume before the clairty starts to suffer.
Pros: Portable, slick design, easy to use, decent audio, Bluetooth