Creative, a worldwide leader in digital entertainment products, today introduced the Creative Xdock Wireless, which docks an iPod and plays music in Xtreme Fidelity – music beyond CD quality – via Creative X-Fi Wireless Receivers in any room in the home.
The Creative Xdock Wireless also connects directly to a powered speaker system or home theater system to play video, photos and music in DTS surround-sound. The Creative Xdock Wireless is designed to work seamlessly with the iPod and has been certified by Apple under the Made for iPod programme.
“We’re thrilled that Creative is joining the iPod ecosystem with the launch of the Creative Xdock Wireless,” said Philip Schiller, Apple’s senior vice president of Worldwide Product Marketing. “Just place your iPod in the Xdock and easily play music wirelessly in any room with the great sound quality of Xtreme Fidelity.”
The Creative Xdock Wireless provides many key features:
-It plays music through multiple Creative X-Fi Wireless Receivers in different rooms of the home connected to powered speakers or a home theater system.
-It plays music in Xtreme Fidelity – music beyond CD quality.
-A line-out for connection to powered speakers, which also functions as an optical-out to your home theater for DTS surround-sound.
-S-video and composite video-out connections, so digital photos and videos stored on an iPod can be displayed on a TV screen.
-A wireless remote to navigate the iPod menu, adjust volume levels, and activate X-Fi Crystalizer and X-Fi CMSS-3D.
-It docks and charges an iPod and includes line-in for connection of other audio devices.
Also avaliable soon is the Xmod Wireless for Creative’s ZEN series of MP3 player.