CES 2021 is taking place digitally this year, and it’s not as exciting as it was in past years, as many merchants opt out. That said, some companies are still showcasing Apple-related accessories coming out this year and will be of interest to Mac, iPad and iPhone users.
Wireless CarPlay is underway, and Pioneer has released a receiver. DMH-WC5700NEX New with support for CarPlay both wired and wireless. The improved receiver features a 6.8-inch touch screen and concealed controls for installation flexibility. It is coming this summer and price details have not been given.
LG unveiled a new UltraFine Display OLED Pro with a 31.5-inch display, more than 8 megapixels and individual HDR dimming.It’s the first OLED display from LG, and like other UltraFine displays, it will be compatible with Mac’s. Apple LG is also showing a new 39.7-inch UltraWide 5K2K display.Prices and availability have not been announced.
Satechi’s Dock5 is a simple charging dock that can support up to five devices simultaneously, with two 20W USB-C ports, two 12W USB-A ports, and a Qi compatible wireless charger up to 10W. USD and can be purchased from the Satechi website.
StudioDock is an iPad Pro dock with built-in iPhone wireless charging and AirPods, along with optional Apple Watch charger to charge many Apple devices simultaneously.It has three USB-A ports, one USB-C port. Ports, an HDMI 2.0 port, a 3.5 mm headphone jack, an SD card reader and a Gigabit Ethernet port Kensington have not yet disclosed a price or release date.
Dell introduced the UltraSharp 40 Curved WUHD Monitor, which features a 40-inch curved display with 5120×2160 resolution, 21: 9 aspect ratio and built-in Thunderbolt 3 connectivity, so it is compatible with Apple’s Mac. Jan. 28 starting at $ 2,100
JBL released the JBL Bar 5.0 Multibeam, a soundbar with AirPlay 2 optimized for Apple users. With AirPlay 2 support, you can wirelessly stream audio to soundbars from iPhone, iPad and Mac. JBL is introducing sound bars. In the spring of 2021 it will be priced at $ 400.
Belkin today announced another MagSafe charging option, the Boost Charge Pro 2-in-1 Wireless Charger Stand with MagSafe3, which works with Apple’s lineup of iPhone 12 models. A more affordable $ 99.95 3-in-1 model will be available in March or April.
Belkin’s Freedom True Wireless Earbuds, under the Soundform brand, are the first third-party headphones to offer compatibility with the Find My app. These headphones can be tracked from your Apple device and are available. Eight hours of playtime, environmental noise cancellation and Qi wireless charging are unknown, but Belkin plans to release the earbuds in March or April.
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