Featuring a removable keyboard that lets you switch between work and play with ease, this premium, stitched case is custom-made for your iPad with a smooth inner lining that's soft against the device. Compatible with the new iPad and iPad 2, this versatile folio/keyboard combo will be welcome for those who prefer the feeling of keys to typing on a touch screen. With a spring mechanism underneath each key, a tactile response to every stroke is assured. Now you can type faster and with fewer errors than on a touch screen. With multiple viewing angles, you can easily customise your personal viewing preference. With the keyboard removed, the YourType is a thin and light folio for your iPad. And when you're not using your new iPad, the magnetised tab closure keeps the cover secure and your screen protected. If you're looking for a folio/keyboard mash-up for yourself or as a present, the Belkin YourType Folio + Keyboard is certainly worth a look. The YourType retails for at 3,990 baht at iStudio.
QUIRKY DOCKING IS COOL
Show your gadgets some love. Quirky Converge Docking Station lets you show off your electronic devices while they charge. With four USB outlets, making the dock compatible with many devices on the market, it provides flexibility for charging up to four gadgets. Wires slip in easily, stay in place with the help of soft TPE grips, and stay out of sight. So you can rest assured the whole thing won't look messy. The white dock features a neat yet futuristic design which shows off the shiny devices in all their glory, turning the charging station into a decoration for your desk. Costing 1,590 baht apiece, the Converge is available now at Loft Bangkok.
GIVE THE DASH A TOUCH OF CLASS
If you like your portable devices to hit the road when you do, you're in luck. The Just Mobile Xtand Go offers a way to secure your iPhone 5 or iPhone 4S to your windshield or dashboard while driving. Thanks to its innovative folding arm, the Xtand Go allows you to position your iPhone at your preferred viewing angle and easily rotate between landscape and portrait modes. Meanwhile, the dock connector is kept free so you can keep it powered up. The Xtand Go can be mounted using a glue-free sticker or suction cup, while the glue-free Go Buttons allow you to use the stand with other gadgets including satellite navigation devices, smartphones and music players. The pocket-sized and portable Just Mobile Xtand Go in-car mount is available for 1,190 baht at iStudio.
MONSTER POWER, DIESEL STYLE
Italian fashion design company Diesel has teamed up with Monster to create the VEKTR ultra-performance headphones. These breakthrough headphones fuse Monster's secret experimental audio savvy with Diesel's iconoclastic design. The result is a scientifically backed assault on your senses, these Diesel Noise Division on-ear headphones change will the way you listen to music. There are no other headphones on the market that capture the international flair and glistening excitement of its startling multi-planer, tri-fold design. And thanks to Monster's technological expertise, it sounds as exciting as it looks with sizzling highs, irresistible mids and throbbing bass. And it's distortion-free, no matter how much you crank it. With a detachable triangular Monster Cable with a straight plug and a right-angle connector, you'll never have hassles with snags or tangles. The plush, on-ear cushions are comfortable and form an acoustic seal that keeps music in and the noise out. So you hear everything the artists heard in the studio, nothing but the beat. It also comes with ControlTalk, an on-cable device that lets you take calls and control your device. VEKTR sells for 9,900 baht at Urban Stuff.
LENMAR POWERPORT WAVE 6600
Even in today's world of ever-smaller tech, chargers for all of your gear can often cause chaos, especially when you need to charge a bunch of devices at the same time. Lenmar has a solution: the efficient, portable PowerPort Wave 6600 charger, which takes up little space in a suitcase and can ably deliver the power you need. Equipped with two USB ports, it delivers enough juice to charge a tablet and a smartphone simultaneously. And it charges fast. It also promises that some smartphones and devices can last six times longer, although this varies and will depend on the settings and battery capacity. That's an impressive performance for any charger, let alone one this small. The Lenmar PowerPort Wave 6600 is available now at Urban Stuff for 2,590 baht.