SendStation has announced a new accessory for the iPod called the PocketDock Line Out Mini USB. The little device plugs into the dock and charge port on your iPod and allows you to charge and synchronize your iPod using the same USB cables and wall adapters that you use for other USB charging gear.
The dock also has a 3.5mm line out jack that offers good audio quality for plugging the iPod into a home stereo. The device is available in black only and weighs 4 grams and measures 7mm x 25.5mm with the same footprint as the Apple iPod plug.
The adapter is Made for iPod certified and ships with a set of slim audio cables. The SendStation PocketDock Line Out Mini USB is available now for $29.95. “This is the best PocketDock we’ve ever created”, says SendStation’s President André Klein. “Not only did we further improve our already known, excellent built-quality, but we were also able to shrink the size by an incredible 66% over our existing USB Line Out model.”