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Five IPod Accessory Must-Haves

If you’re one of the millions of proud Ipod owners worldwide, then you might be thinking of enhancing the listening and watching experience by buying new iPod accessories. However, with the hundreds of iPod accessories available in stores, it can be confusing and overwhelming to choose the best kind of case, stereo, car devices and other strange or essential iPod accessory. To narrow down your choices, here are five iPod accessory must-haves for all you people who have been out of their minds picking only one accessory for their beloved minis, nanos or ipod videos. If you’ve been trying to connect your ipod to your car stereo, you’ll find dozens of products in this category. If you’re after an economical solution to your problem, you’ll find cheap battery-powered devices that use your ipod headphone jack in sending audio to the stereo connector.

However, if you’re after quality and ease of use, you could find more expensive car audio connectors that let you mount the ipod holder on your dashboard. You can easily dock your ipod and re-charge it using a power cable attached to the car. A problem with this kind of iPod accessory is that it sometimes gives poor reception that is caused by the antenna’s position.

Sound Enhancements and Video Recording

If you’re still using a Dictaphone for voice recording during lectures or interviews, you’re living in a prehistoric time. Your ipod can be your device for video recording by plugging in a microphone. These kinds of iPod accessories cost from $10 up to $100, depending on the brand you choose. You simply plug in the microphone into the ipod, even without installing any kind of software. A great iPod accessory is a home device that you can use as an alarm clock, AM/FM radio and plays your music collection through the speakers. On top of all these features, some speakers can also be used for charging your ipod. With this kind of accessory, you will be awakened by your favorite song collection.

If you’ve been having problems with the standard ipod headphones, you can find tangle-free headphones from cheaper ones that cost $20 to more expensive types like Logitech’s $100 headphone. With these iPod accessories, you never have to experience entangled cords again. One of the most important iPod accessories is cases. This, of course, will depend on personal preference. However, the most durable are made from leather and sports wraps. Regardless of the products you choose, buying add-ons for your ipod should not only be based on appearance, but also functionality.