updated 12:25 pm EDT, Mon September 19, 2005
Harman docking station
Harman Multimedia on Monday introduced , a desktop speaker station specifically designed for both the iPod and iPod mini. The company previewed the device at Apple Expo, which opens to the public tomorrow. The JBL On Stage II provides "rich sound" and "redefines the standard for iPod docking products." It delivers 12 watts of total power for "astonishing bass and clear, accurate sound." JBL On Stage II also provides power to charge the iPod even when the computer is off. The docking station also features a remote control that works from up to 50 feet away. Additional cables are included for connecting with other digital music player devices, CD players and laptop and desktop computers The JBL On Stage will be available in February 2006.