SOCIAL MEDIA

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

RCA iPod Dock Review and Giveaway

Music is constantly playing in my house. Whether it's from internet radio, the actual radio, or my ipod, some form of music is always on. I find it peaceful and calming and of course I love to sing along to my favorite songs. :)



RCA Corporation, founded as the Radio Corporation of America, was an electronics company in existence from 1919 to 1986. RCA has been a leader in electronics for many years. They are most memorable for phonographs in the 1920's and 1930's. You might know RCA from their televisions, radio's, and more in present day. They are also memorable for Nipper the dog in their ads.

I've had previous experience with RCA products and they have never failed or disappointed me. I've had an RCA portable dvd player for a few years now and it still continues to work great.

I was sent an RCA Ipod dock for review.


I was very excited to be able to review this ipod dock because the ipod dock I have now is old and doesn't play as well as it could. The one I have now doesn't have a clock or a radio, it is simply just an ipod dock with no bells and whistles.

Features:
-Set two different "his and hers" wake times.
-High performance sound system.
-Audio input for mp3 player connection.
-"No worry" battery backup.
-Soft touch front control keys.
-Wake to alarm, radio, or ipod.
-Automatic time set.

The dock is also compatible with past iPod models and iPhones, along with the iPhone 3GS.

I love this dock! I have already set it up this morning and have had my music rockin' through it. The ipod easily slips into the compartment for it and plays with ease. The clarity of the music was great and it sounded awesome in the speakers. This dock would be great for playing music for parties as well.

The dock is nice enough to display on a table or even in a wall unit. It doesn't take up too much space either. It's a sleek grey color that is neutral enough to easily blend in with whatever decor you have. I love that it's a flat panel unit. The clock was easy to set and the time is easily viewable and readable with a large number display. I like that this dock also features a radio too just in case you'd like to switch from your iPod to the radio. The radio comes in loud and clear and the station buttons are easy to change too.

I don't normally wake up to an actual clock alarm as I use my cell phone for an alarm. If I did want to use an alarm, I would use this one because the his and her wake times are really convenient and helpful. I wake up after my boyfriend in the mornings so it would be nice to not to have to depend on setting a cell phone alarm each night. I could put both of our wake times in there and we can wake up to either an alarm, the radio, or the iPod. The ipod also charges in the dock, so no need to worry about using the wall charger.

This dock would make a great gift for any music enthusiast too.

GIVEAWAY RULES:
1. I will be picking ONE (1) winner for this contest. One winner will win a RCA iPod dock.

YOU MUST DO THIS FIRST or all other entries will be DELETED!

2. Please tell me why you would love to win this RCA ipod dock. (1 entry)

BONUS ENTRIES

3. Subscribe by Email and Confirm that Subscription (1 entry)

4. Subscribe to Sammi's Blog of Life in a Reader (1 entry)

5. Follow me on Blogger. (1 entry)

6. Follow me on Twitter (www.twitter.com/pinkice88) (1 entry)

7. Leave a Tweet and the direct link to that tweet (1 entry) (You can do this daily)

8. FOR 5 EXTRA ENTRIES - Blog about this giveaway with a link to my blog and come back and leave the link to your blog post. Post FIVE separate comments that you've blogged about this.

9. Add my main button to your sidebar (if it's already there, let me know that! Leave link to your blog.) (1 entry)

10. Add Sammi's Blog of Life to your blogroll (using my URL), with a link back to me! (1 entry)

11. Friend me on Facebook for 1 entry.

12. Become a fan of my Facebook fan page for 1 entry (http://www.facebook.com/pages/Sammis-Blog-of-Life/307593407356)

13. "Like" RCA on Facebook for 1 entry. (http://www.facebook.com/home.php#!/RCA)

14. Follow RCA on Twitter for 1 entry (@RCA_Scoop)

Winner will be chosen on August 3, 2011 at 10 pm and then will be emailed.
One entry per day.
Alternate winner will be chosen if winner does not respond after 48 hours. Thank you and good luck!
Disclaimer-
I was provided a product in exchange for my review.
You can read more about my blog policies in my disclaimer.
Sammi's Blog Of Life Follows All New FTC & Facebook Laws for Reviews & Giveaways.
IF YOU DO NOT CORRECTLY ANSWER MY CONTEST QUESTION, YOUR COMMENT WILL BE IMMEDIATELY REJECTED.








312 comments :

  1. I love it for the feature -Audio input for mp3 player connection.

    ReplyDelete
  2. My DIL just won an iPod at work yesterday so I would love to win this for her.

    lkish77123 at gmail dot com

    ReplyDelete
  3. I am a GFC follower

    lkish77123 at gmail dot com

    ReplyDelete
  4. luv to win cuz it's so convenient.

    swiener1[at]tampabay.rr.com

    ReplyDelete
  5. email subscriber.

    swiener1[at]tampabay.rr.com

    ReplyDelete
  6. subscribe to Sammi's blog.

    swiener1[at]tampabay.rr.com

    ReplyDelete
  7. follow Sammi's in a reader.

    swiener1[at]tampabay.rr.com

    ReplyDelete
  8. blog follower of yours.

    swiener1[at]tampabay.rr.com

    ReplyDelete
  9. twitter follower of yours as sherri2345.

    swiener1[at]tampabay.rr.com

    ReplyDelete
  10. tweeted your super giveaway as sherri2345 here http://twitter.com/#!/sherri2345/status/93776148256919553


    swiener1[at]tampabay.rr.com



    *I also confirmed my subscription.

    ReplyDelete
  11. friend of yours on fb as susan wiener.

    swiener1[at]tampabay.rr.com

    ReplyDelete
  12. fanned you on fb as susan wiener.

    swiener1[at]tampabay.rr.com

    ReplyDelete
  13. like RCA on fb as susan wiener.

    swiener1[at]tampabay.rr.com

    ReplyDelete
  14. twitter follower of RCA as sherri2345.

    swiener1[at]tampabay.rr.com

    ReplyDelete
  15. twitter follower of RCA as sherri2345.

    swiener1[at]tampabay.rr.com

    ReplyDelete
  16. I would love to win this because it would make a great gift for my daughter!
    elund323@yahoo.com

    ReplyDelete
  17. I subscribe via email
    elund323@yahoo.com

    ReplyDelete
  18. I'm a Facebook fan (Elaine Lund)

    ReplyDelete
  19. i have 3 teenagers who all love their ipods but keeping them charged is always and issue this would be awesome!!
    staceyx at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  20. i subscribe to you by email
    staceyx at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  21. i follow you on GFC roswell
    staceyx at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  22. i am your friend on facebook stacey dempsey
    staceyx at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  23. i like your facebook page stacey dempsey
    staceyx at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  24. i like RCA on facebook stacey dempsey
    staceyx at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  25. i follow @RCA_Scoop on twitter @roswello
    staceyx at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  26. i tweeted
    http://twitter.com/#!/roswello/status/93803638929113088
    staceyx at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  27. My son is always forgetting to recharge his ipod. This would be a great way for him to do it.
    twoofakind12@yahoo.com

    ReplyDelete
  28. I am a email subscriber.
    twoofakind12@yahoo.com

    ReplyDelete
  29. I would love to win this for my son! He has an ipod,but no ipod dock,and is keeping on at me to get him one! lol So,this would be great!
    ksceviour at hotmail dot com

    ReplyDelete
  30. email subscriber
    ksceviour at hotmail dot com

    ReplyDelete
  31. I follow you on twitter
    @ksceviour

    ReplyDelete
  32. I tweeted
    http://twitter.com/ksceviour/status/93821187762831360

    ReplyDelete
  33. I friend you on facebooK(Karla Sceviour)

    ReplyDelete
  34. I like your facebook page(Karla Sceviour)

    ReplyDelete
  35. I follow rca on twitter
    @ksceviour

    ReplyDelete
  36. I would love to win this for the house, it would be a great way to listen to the music we love while we clean, play, or relax!

    thransom(at)gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  37. I am an email subscriber

    thransom(at)gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  38. I subscribe to Sammi's Blog of Life in a Reader

    thransom(at)gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  39. I follow you on Blogger

    thransom(at)gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  40. I follow on Twitter
    (@THRansom)

    thransom(at)gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  41. Tweet
    https://twitter.com/#!/THRansom/status/93825477659201536

    thransom(at)gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  42. I am a Facebook friend
    (T.h.Ransom)

    thransom(at)gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  43. I am a Facebook fan
    (T.h.Ransom)

    thransom(at)gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  44. I "Like" RCA on Facebook
    (T.h.Ransom)

    thransom(at)gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  45. I follow RCA on Twitter
    (@THRansom)

    thransom(at)gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  46. I'd like to win because my ipod dock stopped working in January. I've been using my cell as an alarm since then

    ReplyDelete
  47. I'd like to win because my ipod dock stopped working in January. I've been using my cell as an alarm since then

    ReplyDelete
  48. We need an ipod dock at home. The pc is always occupied.

    ReplyDelete
  49. I am an email subscriber- eddiem11@ca.rr.com

    ReplyDelete
  50. I am a RSS Reader/feed subscriber- eddiem11@ca.rr.com

    ReplyDelete
  51. I am @sohamolina twitter follower----eddiem11@ca.rr.com

    ReplyDelete
  52. https://twitter.com/#!/sohamolina/status/93845899784105984

    ReplyDelete
  53. I am sohamolina (Soha M) FB liker ----- eddiem11@ca.rr.com

    ReplyDelete
  54. This would be great to take camping, and listen to your music without ear phones!

    calvert0 at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  55. Subscribe by email

    calvert0 at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  56. follow by reader

    calvert0 at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  57. follow you by GFC

    calvert0 at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  58. follow you on twitter @dewinner

    calvert0 at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  59. Have your button-rocketgirl00.blogspot.com

    calvert0 at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  60. I would love to win because my significant other's iPod playlists would be great to listen to together while we clean our apartment.

    Thank you for this review and giveaway!

    zoekyklos at gmail dot com

    ReplyDelete
  61. Like you on FB-Doris C

    calvert0 at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  62. I am subscribed by e-mail

    zoekyklos at gmail dot com

    ReplyDelete
  63. I am subscribed with Google Reader

    zoekyklos at gmail dot com

    ReplyDelete
  64. Like RCA on FB-Doris C

    calvert0 at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  65. follow RCA scoop on twitter @dewinner

    calvert0 at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  66. am following you on Twitter @zoekyklos

    thank you!

    zoekyklos at gmail dot com

    ReplyDelete
  67. Tweeted
    http://twitter.com/dewinner/status/93848912166797313

    calvert0 at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  68. i would love to win this because i can use it whle i'm working out. i wouldn't have to use headphones anymore! :D

    :)
    Carrie
    http://readmylifeascarrie.blogspot.com/

    ReplyDelete
  69. i am a GFC follower as Read My Life As Carrie.

    :)
    Carrie
    http://readmylifeascarrie.blogspot.com/

    ReplyDelete
  70. i am an email subscriber.

    :)
    Carrie
    http://readmylifeascarrie.blogspot.com/

    ReplyDelete
  71. I would love to win this so I could give it to my daughter

    anger_family @yahoo dot com

    ReplyDelete
  72. Subscribe by Email

    anger_family @yahoo dot com

    ReplyDelete
  73. Following you on twitter; @ginette4

    anger_family @yahoo dot com

    ReplyDelete
  74. Friend on facebook; Ginette Dube Anger

    anger_family @yahoo dot com

    ReplyDelete
  75. Following @RCA_Scoop on twitter; @ginette4

    anger_family @yahoo dot com

    ReplyDelete
  76. Following Sammi's Blog of Life on facebook; Ginette Dube Anger

    anger_family @yahoo dot com

    ReplyDelete
  77. I would love win this because it would be an awesome Christmas gift for my husband. Is it too soon to Christmas shop?
    Kims2312@verizon.net

    ReplyDelete
  78. Email follower
    Kims2312@verizon.net

    ReplyDelete
  79. I like you on FB
    Kimberly Schotz
    Kims2312@verizon.net

    ReplyDelete
  80. I like RCA on FB
    Kimberly Schotz
    Kims2312@verizon.net

    ReplyDelete
  81. Tweeted
    http://twitter.com/dewinner/status/93951944648962048

    calvert0 at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  82. daily tweet
    http://twitter.com/#!/roswello/status/93967378689441792
    staceyx at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  83. I would love to win this because I'm tired of having to plug my ipod into my computer for charging, nothing like more wires to work around!
    Nicole Carter
    raventally30@aol.com

    ReplyDelete
  84. I am a email subscriber
    Nicole Carter
    raventally30@aol.com

    ReplyDelete
  85. I follow Sammi via yahoo reader
    Nicole Carter
    raventally30@aol.com

    ReplyDelete
  86. I follow you via GFC I hope that's what you meant by follow you on blogger
    Nicole Carter
    raventally30@aol.com

    ReplyDelete
  87. I follow via Twitter
    @raventally
    Nicole Carter
    raventally30@aol.com

    ReplyDelete
  88. Tweet
    @raventally
    http://twitter.com/#!/raventally/status/94029417210314753
    raventally30@aol.com

    ReplyDelete
  89. I like you on Facebook
    Nicole Carter
    raventally30@aol.com

    ReplyDelete
  90. I'm already your friend on Facebook (personal page)
    Nicole Carter
    raventally30@aol.com

    ReplyDelete
  91. I like RCA on Facebook
    Nicole Carter
    raventally30@aol.com

    ReplyDelete
  92. I follow RCA on twitter
    @raventally
    raventally30@aol.com

    ReplyDelete
  93. I'd love to win this because my husband and I need a new alarm clock and to be able to combine that need with a dock/speaker for my ipod touch would be perfect!

    monlor AT aol DOT com

    ReplyDelete
  94. This would be so perfect, I need something this size for my room

    bwirth1974 at gmail dot com

    ReplyDelete
  95. email suscriber

    bwirth1974 at Yahoo.com

    ReplyDelete
  96. google rss

    bwrth1974 at gmail dot com

    ReplyDelete
  97. http://twitter.com/#!/LAURAWI18/status/94080666899202048

    ReplyDelete
  98. Follow RCA on Twitter for 1 entry

    LAURAWI18

    ReplyDelete
  99. daily tweet
    https://twitter.com/#!/ginette4/status/94037795621969920

    anger_family (at) yahoo dot com

    ReplyDelete
  100. I would love to win this for my daughter

    ReplyDelete
  101. tawndam follows you on twitter

    ReplyDelete
  102. http://twitter.com/#!/tawndam/status/94189249326354433

    ReplyDelete
  103. Tawnda M "Like" RCA on Facebook

    ReplyDelete
  104. Tweet
    https://twitter.com/#!/THRansom/status/94218173930409984

    thransom(at)gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  105. daily tweet
    http://twitter.com/ksceviour/status/94225164325224448

    ReplyDelete
  106. daily tweet
    http://twitter.com/#!/roswello/status/94327316699820032
    staceyx at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  107. I want to win this for my son because both his older brothers have one and he is simply jealous. He has asked me ever so nicely to keep my eye out for one and he would be forever in my house chore roll!
    bec.shockley@gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  108. I'm an email subscriber
    bec.shockley@gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  109. I subscribe via Google reader
    bec.shockley@gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  110. Twitter follower as @mngirlinssp
    bec.shockley@gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  111. FB friend as rebecca shockley
    bec.shockley@gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  112. FB fan of your page as rebecca shockley
    bec.shockley@gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  113. I "Like" RCA on Facebook as rebecca shockley
    bec.shockley@gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  114. I follow @RCA_scoop on Twitter as @mngirlinssp
    bec.shockley@gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  115. http://twitter.com/#!/LAURAWI18/status/94403093608927232

    ReplyDelete
  116. daily tweet
    https://twitter.com/#!/ginette4/status/94412778026176515

    anger_family @yahoo dot com

    ReplyDelete
  117. Tweeted
    http://twitter.com/dewinner/status/94445894988087296

    calvert0 at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  118. https://twitter.com/#!/sohamolina/status/94484262950150145

    ReplyDelete
  119. http://twitter.com/#!/tawndam/status/94565232084664320

    ReplyDelete
  120. Tweet
    https://twitter.com/#!/THRansom/status/94575119682371584

    thransom(at)gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  121. daily tweet
    http://twitter.com/ksceviour/status/94579456487858176

    ReplyDelete
  122. I'm an avid music listener. I usually have either itunes and pandora playing on my desktop computer when I'm on it. Other times I have my iPod with me wherever I go. Thanks!

    ReplyDelete
  123. Subscribe by Email and Confirm that Subscription

    done!

    ReplyDelete
  124. Subscribe to Sammi's Blog of Life in a Reader
    done!
    omegadoom1@gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  125. following you on blogger/gfc

    ReplyDelete
  126. following on twitter @dryden13

    ReplyDelete
  127. https://twitter.com/#!/Dryden13/status/94634596095901696

    ReplyDelete
  128. button grabbed
    right sidebar
    http://darker-than-black-hei.blogspot.com/

    ReplyDelete
  129. added your blog to my blogroll
    botton of blog
    http://darker-than-black-hei.blogspot.com/

    ReplyDelete
  130. friend you on facebook
    alan tong

    ReplyDelete
  131. a fan of your blog facebook page
    alan tong

    ReplyDelete
  132. already a fan of RCA on facebook
    alan tong

    ReplyDelete
  133. already a fan of @RCA_Scoop on twitter
    @Dryden13

    ReplyDelete
  134. daily tweet
    http://twitter.com/#!/roswello/status/94710267648290816
    staceyx at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  135. Tweeted
    http://twitter.com/dewinner/status/94749621074673664

    calvert0 at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  136. I like the high performance of this model. Thanks, Sammi!

    ReplyDelete
  137. Ravzie (Anne Sweeper) sent you a FB friend request.

    ReplyDelete
  138. @DiverSheila (Ravzie) follows you on twitter.

    ReplyDelete
  139. http://twitter.com/#!/DiverSheila/status/94769801544744960

    A tweetie from ravzie at yahoo dot com.

    ReplyDelete
  140. Anne Sweeper likes you on FB.
    ravzie at yahoo dot com

    ReplyDelete
  141. Anne Sweeper likes RCA on FB.

    ravzie at yahoo dot com

    ReplyDelete
  142. @DiverSheila follows RCA_Scoop on twitter.

    ReplyDelete
  143. Tweet
    raventally
    http://twitter.com/#!/raventally/status/94774595600654336
    raventally30@aol.com

    ReplyDelete
  144. http://twitter.com/#!/LAURAWI18/status/94783281563844608

    ReplyDelete
  145. daily tweet
    https://twitter.com/#!/ginette4/status/94752237074649088

    anger_family @yahoo dot com

    ReplyDelete
  146. https://twitter.com/Dryden13/status/94941553461690370

    omegaodom1 gmail com

    ReplyDelete
  147. Tweet
    https://twitter.com/#!/THRansom/status/94949843121876992

    thransom(at)gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  148. daily tweet
    http://twitter.com/#!/roswello/status/95045152527233024
    staceyx at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  149. daily tweet
    https://twitter.com/#!/ginette4/status/95102301450158080

    anger_family @yahoo dot com

    ReplyDelete
  150. I'd love to win because it would replace my CD player

    goldengoddiss09(at)gmail(dot)com

    ReplyDelete
  151. Sammi email subscriber

    goldengoddiss09(at)gmail(dot)com

    ReplyDelete
  152. Pink ice twitter fan @WildOrchids09

    goldengoddiss09(at)gmail(dot)com

    ReplyDelete
  153. http://twitter.com/#!/LAURAWI18/status/95191759201644544

    ReplyDelete
  154. Tweeted
    http://twitter.com/dewinner/status/95216464738525184

    calvert0 at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  155. I want to win this for my husband. He's wanted an ipod dock for a while!

    bmweida at yahoo dot com

    ReplyDelete
  156. I subscribe through Google reader

    ReplyDelete
  157. this would be great to bring out to listen to music in the pool
    msboatgal at aol.com

    ReplyDelete
  158. follower on blogger
    msboatgal at aol.com

    ReplyDelete
  159. subscribe to daily rss on reader
    msboatgal at aol.com

    ReplyDelete
  160. like you on fb
    cheryl s
    msboatgal at aol.com

    ReplyDelete
  161. Tweet
    https://twitter.com/#!/THRansom/status/95275962714947584

    thransom(at)gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  162. daily tweet
    http://twitter.com/ksceviour/status/95283951672897536

    ReplyDelete
  163. https://twitter.com/#!/sohamolina/status/95311686617141249

    ReplyDelete
  164. http://twitter.com/#!/tawndam/status/95323408333684737

    ReplyDelete
  165. Tweet
    raventally
    http://twitter.com/#!/raventally/status/95368743764500480
    raventally30@aol.com

    ReplyDelete
  166. daily tweet
    http://twitter.com/#!/roswello/status/95416318446145537
    staceyx at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  167. daily tweet
    https://twitter.com/#!/ginette4/status/95490337925107712

    anger_family @yahoo dot com

    ReplyDelete
  168. http://twitter.com/#!/LAURAWI18/status/95546255240998913

    ReplyDelete
  169. Tweeted
    http://twitter.com/dewinner/status/95564284997812225

    calvert0 at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  170. http://twitter.com/#!/tawndam/status/95668568015904768

    ReplyDelete
  171. daily tweet
    http://twitter.com/ksceviour/status/95671441554550785

    ReplyDelete
  172. Tweet
    https://twitter.com/#!/THRansom/status/95672982495690752

    thransom(at)gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  173. https://twitter.com/Dryden13/status/95704374508134400

    ReplyDelete
  174. I love it because it has a clock/radio as well! So perfect!
    houowl at gmail dot com

    ReplyDelete
  175. http://twitter.com/#!/LAURAWI18/status/95863312704733184

    ReplyDelete
  176. Tweeted
    http://twitter.com/dewinner/status/95869853335949313

    calvert0 at telus dot net

    ReplyDelete
  177. daily tweet
    https://twitter.com/#!/ginette4/status/95873918753185792

    anger_family @yahoo dot com

    ReplyDelete
  178. Tweet
    https://twitter.com/#!/THRansom/status/95955437668667392

    thransom(at)gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  179. https://twitter.com/Dryden13/status/96037274894082049

    ReplyDelete
  180. http://twitter.com/#!/tawndam/status/96038769723052032

    ReplyDelete
  181. http://twitter.com/#!/LAURAWI18/status/96211587668508672

    ReplyDelete
  182. daily tweet
    https://twitter.com/#!/ginette4/status/96267540698898432

    anger_family @yahoo dot com

    ReplyDelete
  183. Tweet
    raventally
    http://twitter.com/#!/raventally/status/96279095498903552
    raventally30@aol.com

    ReplyDelete