Excerpt: The Good Patented Menu System based on iPod Menus. Fully customizable features. Dual Alarms with multiplesources.4 Pre-Sets for Radio Stations. Full featured remote included. Stylish Design. Charges iPod. Time and alarm AA battery backup.
Pros: Patented Menu System based on iPod Menus. Fully customizable features. Dual Alarms with multiplesources.4 Pre-Sets for Radio Stations. Full featured remote included. Stylish Design. Charges iPod. Time and alarm AA battery backup.
Cons: Bass response a bit flat. Complex menus to learn initially.
Excerpt: XtremeMac has deservedly become a household name for excellent and innovative Mac and iPod products and accessories. In an earlier DigitalTrends review, the XtremeMac Tango speaker system earned excellent scores. The Luna is promoted as a “revolutionary alarm clock + room audio system” and “a revolution in time.” With an optimistic and hopeful disposition, we at Digital Trends put the Luna though some rigorous testing to see if we agree with the revolutionary claims and...
Pros: Lots of great clock radio features; sleek, modern design; good sounding; external audio output
Cons: Limited iPod menu navigation; loud buttons; average radio reception
Excerpt: (1 items) Ever since iHome Audio released the $120 iH5 back in mid-2005, iPod-based alarm clocks have been popular accessories. As I said back when we reviewed the iH5: It’s a no-brainer: People like to wake up to music, so why shouldn’t it be to their favorite music? Why not combine the things most likely to be on an iPod owner’s nightstand, desk, or kitchen counter—a clock, a radio, and an iPod speaker system—into a single product?
Pros: Good sound quality for an iPod clock radio, Full-featured remote, Extensive configurability, Unique and useful onscreen menu system, Dual alarms with many options, Attractive design
Cons: Radio tuning is somewhat confusing, and reception is not as good as that of other radios we’ve tested, No day-specific alarm settings, Remote buttons difficult to press
Excerpt: The XtremeMac Luna iPod alarm clock and speaker system combines an advanced alarm clock with an iPod speaker system. If you're tired of waking up to a buzzer, Chris Moyles' inane blather or John Humphries dishing out a grilling on the Today Programme, you can connect your iPod to the docking port on top of the Luna and wake up to your own iPod tunes.