Lightning Strikes iHome Docks as Company Introduces First Docks to Handle Both 8-Pin and 30-Pin Devices

RAHWAY, N.J.--()--iHome, the number one brand in docking stations, today introduced their new line of Lightning docks that are capable of charging & playing both eight pin Lightning and 30-pin powered iPad, iPhone and iPod models. The new Lightning docks give consumers great flexibility and tremendous quality and value.

The iHome Lightning line includes:

  • iDL45 Dual Charging Stereo FM Clock Radio with Lightning Dock and USB Charge/Play for iPad/iPhone/iPod: the iDL45 transforms the classic iHome dock into a versatile alarm clock speaker system fit for both the Lightning pin connector as well as the legacy 30-pin connector. A special universal USB port charges and plays all Apple devices, while the Lightning dock accepts the iPhone 5, iPad Mini, 4th generation iPad, and the new iPods. Recommended by iLounge, the iDL45 also contains an FM radio and is available now for $99.99.
  • iPL10 Dual Charging Stereo FM Clock Radio with Lightning Dock and USB Charge/Play for iPhone/iPod: a compact alternative to the iDL45, the iPL10’s space-saving design makes it the perfect bedside companion for waking up on time and in tune, and is also a great choice for home office. The iPL10 includes a USB port for charging and playing both Lightning and 30-pin powered iPad, iPhone and iPod models. Wake or sleep to your favorite iPhone or iPod tunes or FM radio stations through high fidelity drivers with EXB expanded bass circuitry. Auto sync feature instantly sets clock to iPhone or iPod time. The iPL10 is available now for $79.99.
  • iDL100 Triple Charging Stereo FM Clock Radio with Two Lightning Docks and USB Charge/Play for iPad/iPhone and iPod: Scheduled for release early next month, the iDL100 is the ultimate dock for the person or family with multiple devices. Touting two flexible Lightning docks plus a USB port, the iDL100 charges up to three devices at one time. It can handle two separate alarms with its 7-5-2 feature; while users can wake and sleep to their iPad, iPhone or iPod music. The dock also contains an FM radio with six presets and is equipped with EQ controls for an exceptional audio experience. The iDL100 will retail for $149.99.

“iHome is known for its pioneering products that provide superior sound for a wide range of consumers – from the tech-savvy audiophile to the casual music lover,” said Evan Stein, Director of Marketing, iHome. “Our Lightning dock series accommodates both new and legacy Apple products, and provides great flexibility no matter which device you own.”

For further information on iHome’s line of Lightning docks and the rest of their product catalogue, please visit

About iHome

iHome was established in 2005 as a division of SDI Technologies to develop and market iPod compatible audio products. The first iHome product introduced, the iPod Clock Radio, was an exceptional success that became the top-selling iPod accessory for the year, and firmly established iHome as the premier brand in the iPod electronics market. Since then, iHome continues to be the #1 brand in iPod/iPhone/iPad clock radio and speaker systems according to NPD data* and has been at the forefront of design with a growing lineup of award-winning iPod-compatible audio products that includes alarm clocks, clock radios, portable and home speaker systems, and headphones, as well as a new licensed line of mobile device accessories.

Acknowledged for its innovative features, unique designs, and advanced technology, iHome has garnered several prestigious industry awards including CES Innovations Awards, numerous 2012 Editor’s Choice and Red Dot design awards.

iHome supports its franchise with national print, broadcast and online advertising campaigns, and the company’s products can be found worldwide in over 70 countries or on the web at, on Facebook (, or follow @iHome on Twitter .

*Source: NPD Digital Player Speakers category, 12 months ending December 2012.


HighWater Group
Colleen Wagner, 212-338-0077 x. 106

Release Summary

iHome introduces their first line of Lightning docks, the first docks to handle both 8-pin and 30-pin Apple devices.


HighWater Group
Colleen Wagner, 212-338-0077 x. 106