May 10, 2007
Pioneer IDK-80 universal iPod docking station
Pioneer is coming out with an impressive range of Elite A/V receivers that feature iPod connectivity. The Pioneer Elite VSX-90TXV, VSX-91TXH, VSX-92TXH and VSX-94TXH receivers are capable of controlling the music and videos on the iPod through the (optional) Pioneer IDK-80 universal iPod docking station. It even has features like HDMI and component connectivity, THX Select II certification, and Dolby Digital EX decoding to enhance its value. It comes with a remote control to help you navigate and sports an on-screen display. The IDK-80 allows you to watch your iPod photos and videos on TV.
The 90TXV and 91TXH will be out in June for $650 and $1000 respectively. Later on the 92TXH and 94TXH will hit stores in August and retail for $1300 and $1600. The Pioneer IDK-80 universal iPod docking station is priced at $100.