The most elegantly designed new keyboard dock dubbed as Brydge makes the Apple iPad look like a Macbook Air. This new dock has got almost the same functionalities as other iPad keyboard docks. But an elegance factor has been added to the Brydge keyboard dock with the help of its aerospace grade aluminium design.
Apart from imparting elegance, this premium aerospace grade aluminium exterior also adds up to the durability of iPad. In addition to all these enhanced features, Brydge keyboard dock also has a full QWERTY keyboard which comes along with the specific inbuilt iPad functionalities. Charging of the entire set up is also made possible with the help of USB port.
- Optional stereo speakers
- Aerospace grade aluminium built
- QWERTY keypad
- Click in hinge
- 180 degrees of iPad positioning
- Bluetooth and USB connectivity
The 180 degrees of iPad positioning allows users to place the iPad in any of the directions which they can choose according to their comfort. This click in hinge even allows closing the set up completely which helps in easy transportation. It also comes with a provision of automatic sleep when the iPad is closed. Yet another main highlight of this new innovation is its use as a secure hold for the iPad. Speaker sets also come coupled with this new elegance spreading Brydge keyboard dock.
Regrettably, the new Brydge does not have a touchpad or a mouse. But instead of this, the users can use the QWERTY keypad or the touch screen functionality of the iPad. Yet another notable feature is the dock compatibility with both the iPad 2 as well as the new iPad.
With this new keyboard dock, we can easily transform the iPad to a high quality laptop and thereby enjoy a Macbook Air experience. Furthermore, this dock has been specially designed so as to compliment with the iPad outlooks as well as functionalities. Yet another feature is its Bluetooth connectivity using which the commands from the keyboard dock is realized to the iPad.
Coming to the pricing details, it varies depending on the presence of the optional stereo set. For those wishing to own a Brydge keyboard dock without speakers just need to spend around Rs. 8,500/-. If the users does not wish to compromise on the stereo speakers then they need to pay around Rs. 10,500/-.