Griffin Studioconnect Docking Station Lets You Record Tracks

By: Katherine Vong - Aug 22, 2012
References: griffintechnology & wired
While there are plenty of music-making apps already available for phones and tablets, the Griffin Studioconnect docking station provides a more in-depth way for amateur musicians to get creative.

A dock for your iPad, the Griffin Studioconnect docking station serves as both a stable iPad stand and a system that allows you to record music tracks yourself. It comes with MIDI ports, a 3.5 mm headphone jack and a 1/4-inch jack into which you can plug mono instruments such as a guitar or keyboard. There is also a pair of phono output ports so you can send the audio to speakers or an amplifier. According to Wired, with the Griffin Studioconnect, " can record vocals, drums or acoustic guitar using a proper high-quality microphone, you can lay down guitar and bass tracks, you can use an external keyboard or drum pad to play soft synths," and more.