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dock connector

(1) A plug and socket that connects a mobile device to a computer, typically via USB. Many devices have a Mini USB or Micro USB socket, while Apple devices use a proprietary socket (see Apple dock connector).

(2) A plug and socket with a proprietary pin configuration that connects a laptop to a docking station. See docking station.
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As well as the new dock connector, the part also seems to take in the headphone jack and the home button connector for the hotly awaited devices, the Daily Mail reports.
Optimised for both the iPad and iPad 2, its innovative rotating dock connector also works with the iPhone and iPod Touch.
But current users will be disappointed to find that it saves space by using a smaller dock connector - which renders existing accessories useless without an adaptor.
There are patent drawings and leaked casings that show the indents for both dock connector holes, but this unit has both dock connectors, and both are full functional for charging this iPad and connecting it to your computer.
Monster is famous for its exotic hi-fi cables so it's no surprise that there's a long lead running round this one from the lighter socket to the dock connector.
The JBL OnBeat Venue LT features a hidden Lightning dock connector behind the JBL logo at the speaker's base.
The second revelation is described as a "replacement ringer speaker dock connector module," essentially a revamped speaker for the iPhone 5S.
The case is designed to provide easy access to all controls and dock connector opening.
Or, when you've got a playlist together, slot it into the charging dock and the music plays through the dock connector.
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It charges all iPhone models with its dock connector with SmartFuse technology using built-in circuit breaker.
People can enjoy its great protection and visual bliss without a bit of concern because the cutout is designed for customers' access to the headphone hole, screen menu and button, earphone jack, dock connector, camera and volume key.