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iHome iP99

iHome iP99
alaScore 74

8 reviews

Apr, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 reviews from magazines and websites.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other iPod Docking Speakers the iHome iP99 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 74/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 8 reviews)

Expert Reviews  

User Reviews  

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Review: iHome iP99 Dual Alarm Clock Radio for iPhone + iPod

 

To iHome's credit, iP99 demonstrates that the company has learned from some of Luna's industrial design innovations. Rather than once again copying the distinctive but aging shape of the company's original iH5 radio and its many sequels, iP99 now has a...

In sum, iP99 is a nicer-looking, iPhone-compatible version of last year's iH9 at a more than slightly higher price. Though we don't feel that the wattage, power supply, or SRS WOW changes will matter much to most users, and iPod users will do just as...

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iHome iP99 iPhone Alarm Clock Review

 

iPhone-iPod radio alarm clocks come in very handy. You can use the iP99, for instance, as a radio, clock, iPhone-iPod dock, and music player. This system in particular is great as a bedside companion. Design: The iP99 looks great. It has rounded edges...

Easy to use ; Looks good ; great dimmer features ; AM/FM radio

Some compatibility issues

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Sounds good, but buggy

 

I wanted to like this unit. But within a couple months it started misbehaving in two ways: * Frequently causes the iPhone to give the "This accessory is not made to work with the iPhone" message. * More times than not, the "wake to a playlist"...

Good sound ; Nicely designed interface

Poor warranty (3 months) ; Buggy

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Leader of its Class

 

The iHome iP99 iPhone-iPod Radio Alarm Clock has all the essential features of an alarm clock with the benefits of an iPhone-iPod dock.

Easy to use ; Looks good ; great dimmer features ; AM/FM radio

Some compatibility issues

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Sounds good, but buggy

 

I wanted to like this unit. But within a couple months it started misbehaving in two ways: * Frequently causes the iPhone to give the "This accessory is not made to work with the iPhone" message. * More times than not, the "wake to a playlist" function...

Good sound ; Nicely designed interface ;

Poor warranty (3 months) ; Buggy ;

Product Specifications

The iP99 is designed and engineered to shield and avoid annoying iPhone/mobile phone GSM noise so no airplane mode is required which means that you'll never miss a call again when your phone is docked. The iP99 is packed with lots of innovative features, including alarm settings to complement your lifestyle so you can wake to your own custom phone playlist at different times on different days, a remote that controls the unit and menu functions, AM/FM radio with presets, programmable snooze settings, and SRS WOW for an enhanced audio experience. You can enjoy great stereo sound around the clock with the iP99.

Audio System

Built-in Cradle:iPhone / iPod cradle
Functions (KB):Radio
Sound Effects:SRS WOW
Sound Output Mode:Stereo
Subcategory (KB):Boomboxes, radios, clock radios
Type:Clock radio

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:6.3in
Height:3.1in
Width:10.6in

Header

Manufacturer:SDI Technologies
Model:iP99BR
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:SDI iHome

Radio

Tuner Bands:AM/FM
Tuner Type:Digital

Remote Control

Type:Remote control

Service & Support

Type:90 days warranty
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