Fastmac today announced “U-Connect,” a universal Dock Connector adapter for Apple’s iPod shuffle that allows hundreds of iPod accessories to work with the headphone connector port found in Apple’s 2nd & 3rd Generation iPod shuffles.
The new U-Connect (Universal Dock Connector) Adapter features a headphone plug/connector on one end and a standard 30-pin Dock Connector on the other end that can connect to hundreds of iPod accessories such as FM transmitters, speaker systems, vehicle chargers and more. Fastmac’s U-Connect Adapter is scheduled to ship within 10 days and is available for pre-order from Fastmac for a special introductory price of US$15.95. Each adapter carries a 1-year warranty and a 30-day money back guarantee .
“Many owners of iPod shuffle also own other iPods and our U-Connect product allows them to re-use the accessories they already have,” said Michael Lowdermilk, Business Development Manager of Fastmac Performance Upgrades, Inc. “U-Connect opens up a world of possibilities for the diminutive iPod shuffle.”
Fastmac’s U-Connect Universal Dock Connector Adapter features a headphone plug/connector on one end and a standard 30-pin Dock Connector on the other end that can connect to hundreds of iPod accessories such as FM transmitters, speaker systems, vehicle chargers and more. Weighing in at less than 7 grams and with dimensions that match those of the iPod shuffle, the U-Connect adapter fits seamlessly with any 2nd or 3rd Generation iPod shuffle. A toggle switch on the back switches the U-Connect between charging mode and playback mode.
Fastmac’s U-Connect Universal Dock Connector Adapter is compatible with all models of the iPod shuffle 2nd & 3rd Generation and is available in white and black colors.
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