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The Week in iOS Accessories: Sounds good

This week's roundup of iOS accessories features the usual array of iPhone and iPad add-ons, but with a focus on gadgets that bring your MP3 collection to life.

The Lap Lounge makes the iPad 2 comfy to use

This iPad stand for lounging combines a plastic stand with a beanbag-cushion base to hold your iPad 2 securely and comfortably in your lap.

The sturdy A-Fold stand holds your iPad fast

Arexit's A-Fold stand provides a lightweight and easy-to-use way to park your iPad at a variety of angles.

Joby's GorillaMobile Yogi for iPad 2 is a flexible and portable stand

The GorillaMobile Yogi for iPad 2 is a great stand for people who use an iPad in hard-to-balance places, such as outdoors or in the kitchen, bedroom, or gym. Its lightweight, flexible frame and legs are easy to tote, and while it would be nice if the stand would accommodate a separate cover, the Yogi's backing is easy to slip into one of the many iPad sleeves on the market.

Incase's Origami Sleeve is an attractive iPad case that folds into a stand

Lightweight and sleek, the InCase Origami Sleeve offers excellent protection for general iPad use, and it doubles as a portable stand.

Striped Sail miFrame does double duty as an iPad stand and a photo frame

The miFrame iPad stand doubles as a picture frameā€”or maybe the other way around.

The Week in iOS Accessories: Now we're cookin'!

There are a number of new speaker systems in this week's roundup of iOS accessories, along with new options for charging your iPad and using it into the kitchen.

Just Mobile UpStand for iPad

Just Mobile's UpStand isn't inexpensive, but it's attractive, functional, and lightweight. The stand works well for viewing your iPad in landscape or portrait orientation, though thanks to its single viewing angle and raised position, you'll need an external keyboard if you plan on doing even a moderate amount of typing.

M-Edge FlexStand for iPad is a light and flexible stand

The FlexStand for iPad is a lightweight and flexible iPad stand that holds your tablet snugly but is easy to manipulate. If you don't use an iPad case, or if you don't mind removing it to use the stand, the FlexStand is a versatile, well-designed, and inexpensive product.

Heckler Design @Rest for iPad

The @Rest for iPad is a versatile, heavy-duty stand for the iPad and iPad 2. It's not designed to be portable, but as a desktop stand that's rugged enough for a commercial environment and decorative enough for your home, it can serve a multitude of purposes.