have garnered a
huge amount of third-party attention. Accessory makers love these
devices, and sound systems seem to be one of the more prevalent devices
that are released. Most are rather common, with few sticking out above
the rest. Even Apple had their own Hi-Fi system years back, but did away
with it while allowing third-party companies to serve that demand.
looks better than most, and has a stylish design that few others can
replicate. This new unit, which will ship in red, black and gray, has
twin-wall construction, a handy remote for controlling your device from
the sofa, and an aux-input for connecting other devices. The PDX-31
remembers the volume level when you remove your portable device so the
next time you dock it, the volume is set to that level, and internally
it has two 3.25" speakers to drive home the music.
for $169.95, and while that's steep, it also acts as a piece of home
GREAT SOUND, SLEEK STYLING: YAMAHA’S NEW PORTABLE DOCK
COMBINES MATCHLESS VERSATILITY AND STRIKING COLOR OPTIONS
PDX-31 Joins the Growing Range of Yamaha Speaker Docks for iPod,
iPhone and MP3 Players
BUENA PARK, Calif.––Yamaha Electronics Corporation, the innovator
in home theater and digital audio and video reproduction, today
introduced the PDX-31 portable player dock for iPhones and iPods,
featuring an AUX-in (stereo mini jack) for use with any MP3 player or
other audio devices.
Available in three dramatic, yet versatile colors (dark red, black
and light gray), the PDX-31’s superior sound quality is delivered by a
Yamaha digital amplifier with extremely low noise distortion. The PDX-31
offers reinforced, dual wall “box-within-a-box” construction with twin 3
1/4 -inch speakers to provide rich dynamic bass response for powerful,
clean sound from any music library.
The PDX-31 is compact, light enough and cosmetically versatile to
be placed anywhere in the home. The flat-top design provides an
attractive and sophisticated touch to any home interior. The supplied
small, handy remote control works like your iPod controls, making it
easy to browse menus and select songs. Embodying Yamaha’s continued
drive toward environmentally sound products, the PDX-31 incorporates the
advanced power management feature Auto Power Off which automatically
powers the unit off after a certain amount of time to conserve energy.
The PDX-31 remembers the volume level when you remove your portable
device so the next time you dock it, the volume is set to that level.
Yamaha places a high premium on versatility in designing its
products,” said Tom Sumner, President, Yamaha Electronics Corporation.
“The PDX-31 allows you to enjoy song files in several different ways,
while offering great sound, effortless operation and sleek styling.”'
The Yamaha PDX-31 carries an MSRP of $169.95.