The thought of passive strengthening of a sound is rather popular in the middle of producers of accessories and in particular it concerns the goods for Apple equipment. Let’s remember old Griffin AirCurve or modern and very unusual Volta Sound Block and iPhone Cobra. But they be separate docking stations, and BoxWave built in the sound amplifier a cover for iPad and iPad mini — SoundBoost.
The device in a formfaktor of the book is executed from opaque plastic and polyurethane under skin. Completely standard design meeting in every second cover for a tablet. But if more attentively to study a plastic slip, it is simple to find an unusual element.
The punched plastic panel about the loudspeaker (or loudspeakers in a case with iPad mini) moves forward that does a sound is sensitive more loudly and directs it towards the user.
That effect is known long since and he can be repeated, is ordinary having put to the loudspeaker a palm the boat. It is possible even to throw a stone in the Apple kitchen garden for design of integrated acoustics in iPad because of which the most part of a sound dissipates in anywhere. The unique aspect, when using the passive amplifier or a palm goes down level of basses a little, and the sound becomes shouting, but is louder. SoundBoost cost — $27 and $30 for models for iPad mini and iPad respectively. [Bo «Wave]