Visit the New Technabob Shop!Get Technabob in Your Mailbox Every Day! Join our Mailing List!
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:

Plug & Player: The MP3 Player That’s a Plug

by Range

It’s true that MP3 players are getting smaller and smaller, so I suppose this is one of the reasons why Korean designer Giha Woo decided that a proper MP3 player could easily fit into its own charging plug.

giha woo plug and player mp3 concept design audio

One of Giha’s main motivations included the fact that most chargers for MP3 players can be as large or larger than the actual MP3 player. The overall design is pretty minimal and should work for people who don’t need a screen to check out what’s currently playing. I have to say that I like doing that though, especially with a large music collection, but if you’re used to working with an iPod Shuffle, you’d be just fine with one of these.

giha woo plug and player mp3 concept design audio

Granted, you’ll need a country-specific version plug for it to work in your particular country, but honestly I like the overall shape of the bi-pin version shown here, but the prongs could poke you if you’re not careful when you’re wearing it.

giha_woo_plug_and_play_mp3_2

It’s also not clear if  it’s technically feasible to cram a transformer into a package this small -but it’s not much smaller than the cube Apple gives you with the iPhone these days.

[via Dezeen]




Comments (1):

  1. Jonathan says:

    hmm, cool, but something strange about being hooked up to a plug.

Post a Comment:

Want a personal avatar on your comments? Sign up for a free Gravatar now!

Note: All comments with links in them will be held for moderation in order to prevent spam, so you may not see your post appear immediately.


« Previous
Next »

Our Latest & Greatest Posts...

X-Arcade Lumber Jacques Arcade Machine: Donk-it-Kong

X-Arcade Lumber Jacques Arcade Machine: Donk-it-Kong

Darth Vader Glow-in-the-Dark Electrocution T-Shirt

Darth Vader Glow-in-the-Dark Electrocution T-Shirt

Transforming Papercraft Robots: Fold Out!

Transforming Papercraft Robots: Fold Out!

A Star Wars/Contra Mashup for Your Phone

A Star Wars/Contra Mashup for Your Phone

Iron Man Life-size Mk. XLIII Helmet Bluetooth Speaker: Headphone

Iron Man Life-size Mk. XLIII Helmet Bluetooth Speaker: Headphone

Win Prizes in the Technabob Shop

More from Awesomer Media...

The Awesomer Logo MightyMega Logo 95octane Logo