Universal Docking

Discussion in 'iPod' started by stuartm, Dec 15, 2007.

  1. macrumors member

    Oct 17, 2007
    I currently just plug my ipod into my HiFi amp using the headphone to phono lead. I have been told that using a Universal doc to connect to the amp will result in better quality and higher output levels. Is this the case? Is the difference really noticeable?
  2. macrumors 6502a

    Apr 14, 2006
    I have no idea if it'll give better quality but I doubt it - it does keep your ipod in a standing sort of position though, and you can play video through it to your telly if you have an s-video cable. And your front row remote will work with it.

    It's kinda useful to have one kicking about.
  3. Moderator emeritus

    Jul 4, 2004
    It gives much better quality; it's a proper line-level signal with the correct impedance for line-in. And the signal is not taken after the noisy headphone output stage.

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