Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Like Us on Facebook

Technabob is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission.
As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Disclosure.

Eton’s Soulra XL Solar Dock: Bigger Panel Means More Tunes

 |  |  |  |  |  |  |  May 8, 2011


Eton’s last solar dock was pretty cool, but their bigger version, the Soulra XL, now comes with a larger, retractable solar panel that will juice this iPhone and iPod dock up for a much longer time. The new Soulra XL will ship shortly and will be able to soak up the sun a lot better than the previous model.

eton_soulra_xl_1

The panel measures 72 square-inches, which means that it can last up to 5 hours of continuous play before it needs some more sun. It has 8 speaker drivers (2 tweeters, 2 woofers and 4 passive radiators) with a total output of 22W, so it should be powerful enough for the cabin, a picnic, or the backyard.

eton soulra xl dock iphone ipod solar-power speakerYou can pre-order the Soulra XL at Eton’s website for $300 (USD). It should start shipping by mid-May. In my opinion, that’s a bit pricey. For that price, you can get a Bowers & Wilkins Mini Zeppelin and the full-sized one isn’t that far behind if you’re willing to buy the older model. However, neither of those has got a solar-panel, so if you want to play in the sun, the Soulra XL looks like a good bet.

[via CNet via Ubergizmo]



The Hill of the Buddha

The Hill of the Buddha

Workout Gear Wall Rack

Workout Gear Wall Rack

BMMPR One Car Security System

BMMPR One Car Security System

Brabus 800 Squeezes More Power from the 2021 Mercedes-AMG E 63 S

Brabus 800 Squeezes More Power from the 2021 Mercedes-AMG E 63 S

Jeep Wrangler 4xe Owners Can Get a Factory Lift Kit

Jeep Wrangler 4xe Owners Can Get a Factory Lift Kit

Ford Explorer Timberline is the Most Capable Explorer Yet

Ford Explorer Timberline is the Most Capable Explorer Yet

Advertisement