Belkin Introduces New iPod Accessories

The TunePower provides 8-10 hours of additional play time — even when the iPod’s internal battery is drained. The TuneBase for the iPod mini features a cradle with a flexible-steel neck that powersand charges your mini simultaneously. Both products will begin shipping in North America on October 25, 2004.

TunePower (F8E490) — MSRP $99.99

Ideal for long plane flights, hikes, or for anytime you do not have access to an AC outlet, the TunePower provides 8-10 hours of backup time(a) on all iPod models. Three sleeve sizes are included to accommodate all iPod and iPod mini players with dock connectors. It features a small and compact design with a power-level indicator so you can monitor when batteries are low.

Belkin TunePowerIts detachable DC/FireWire cable, when used with the Apple AC wall charger included with your iPod or any FireWire port, will charge both the iPod and the TunePower simultaneously(b). The TunePower also features a protective case design to prevent dirt, dust, or impact from damaging the connector.

(a) Performance may vary based on Apple iPod firmware version in use. Visit for details.

(b) When used with the Apple iPod AC power brick or any laptop or PC with a FireWire port

TuneBase (F8V7098) — MSRP $49.99

The TuneBase for iPod mini offers the most flexible way to use your iPod mini while in your vehicle. It features an iPod mini holder with an innovative, flexible-steel neck, and offers easy repositioning of your mini for your convenience and safety while driving. The TuneBase works from any cigarette lighter outlets within the car.

While mounted in the TuneBase, your iPod mini powers and charges simultaneously. The TuneBase also features a 3.5mm line-out for use with the specially designed Belkin Mobile Cassette Adapter or TuneCast Mobile FM Transmitter (not included) for high-quality audio through your car stereo.