iHome today shipped the iA5 App-Enhanced Alarm Clock Speaker System for iPhone and iPod. The iA5 is iHome's first app-enhanced hardware that works in conjunction with the iHome+Sleep app to turn nightstands into a personal information hub. More info:
A full featured alarm clock speaker solution, the iA5 allows owners to dock, charge, sleep and wake to audio stored on their iPhone and iPod. With its ability to communicate with the iHome+Sleep app, the iA5 gives users the ability to adjust the alarm clock?s time, alarm and EQ settings via the easy-to-use touch screen interface on the iPhone or iPod Touch.
In fact, the iHome+Sleep turns the iPhone and iPod Touch into an attractive full-screen clock display with weather widgets, iPod control cluster, and customizable background image, as well as introducing users to the Sleep Card. The Sleep Card holds multiple user profiles that include wakeup times, sleep and wake sounds, messages, and personal reminders.
iHome+Sleep features several noteworthy innovations to complement people?s lifestyle:
-Social Media Alerts: Facebook Connect & Twitter integration sends friends preset or impromptu messages at bedtime and wakeup;
-Sleep Stats: a running record of sleep habits, including snooze bar hits, average bedtime, hours of sleep, and much more;
-Overnight News: a new take on the morning paper lets owners read what happened on their social networks while they were sleeping.
The iA5 App-Enhanced Alarm Clock Speaker System is currently available at major retail outlets nationwide and on iHomeaudio.com for a suggested retail price of $99. iHome+Sleep is available as a free download on the iTunes App Store. For further information, please visit www.ihomeaudio.com/apps