SOURCE: Sony Europe

Sony Europe

September 01, 2010 03:38 ET

XDR-DS12iP by Sony Wakes You Up to Room-Filling Sound

All Ready for DAB+: Stylish Clock Radio/iPod Dock

LONDON--(Marketwire - September 1, 2010) -

  • Compact clock radio/speaker dock for iPod/iPhone
  • Powerful 3.5W + 3.5W stereo sound with MEGA BASS and MEGA Xpand
  • Future-proofed DAB+/DAB/FM radio tuner
  • Charges iPod/iPhone
  • Dual alarm lets you wake to iPod tunes, radio or buzzer
  • Supplied remote

The stylish new Sony clock radio (XDR-DS12iP) lets you start the day with rich stereo sound from your iPod/iPhone or sparkling DAB radio broadcasts.

A beautiful bedside partner for your iPod or iPhone, this space-saving all-in-one system also makes a perfect secondary music player anywhere in the house.

Just slip in your iPod or iPhone into the XDR-DS12iP and trickle charge while enjoying your favourite music and video content. When morning comes, the Sony clock radio offers a dual alarm function giving you the choice of waking up to music from your iPod or iPhone, radio or buzzer.

The XDR-DS12iP makes a future-proof investment for digital radio fans. Anticipating the UK launch of higher-quality DAB+ broadcasts, the receiver is compatible with DAB+ as well as current DAB transmissions.

Stereo sound quality from iPod or digital radio sources is clear and powerful. Conveniently-sited buttons enable MEGA BASS and MEGA Xpand for rich, room-filling sound with extended low frequencies.

The iPod speaker dock is supplied with a handy remote that lets you adjust volume and control the music function of your iPod. There's also a sleep timer function, giving the option to doze off while enjoying your favourite sounds.

The new XDR-DS12iP iPod speaker dock/clock radio is compatible with iPhone 3GS and most of all iPod models. It is available in the UK only from September 2010.

Features and specifications

iPod/iPhone functions Dock/charge; music/video playback; FFWD/REW; Volume
Clock functions Alarm (buzzer, radio, iPod or iPhone); snooze; single/dual alarm; sleep timer
Radio DAB+/DAB tuner with 10 station presets
FM tuner with 10 station presents
Power output 3.5W + 3.5W RMS (stereo) with MEGA BASS / MEGA Xpand
Display LCD with alarm indicator, date display, backlight and brightness control
Weight & dimensions 1.7kg;
290.5 x 152 x 139.5 mm (W x H x D)

Environmental Info
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About Sony:
Sony is a leading global innovator of audio, video, communications and information technology products for both the consumer and professional markets. Sony is renowned for its audio-visual products, such as the BRAVIA™ LCD high-definition television, Cyber-shot™ digital camera, Handycam® camcorder, "a" (pronounced Alpha) digital SLR camera, and Walkman® MP3 player as well as its VAIO™ personal computers and high-definition (HD) professional broadcast equipment, highlighted by the XDCAM® HD. Offering a complete end-to-end HD value chain and with its electronics, music, pictures, game and online businesses, Sony is one of the world's leading digital entertainment brands, employing approximately 170,000 people worldwide.

Through its long-term football partnerships as an official sponsor of the UEFA Champions League until 2012, Official FIFA Partner until 2014 and global sponsor of the FIFA World Cup™ in 2010 and 2014, Sony is inspiring a sense of excitement for the millions of football fans around the world.

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