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Company: Macally

Website: www.Macally.com

Model: KeySync

Price: $15

Compatible: iPod 4G, 5G, mini, nano, touch, All iPhones, iPads

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Macally KeySync Keychain Sync & Charge Cable for iPhone, iPod & iPad

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By Jeremy Horwitz

Editor-in-Chief, iLounge ()
Published: Friday, September 2, 2011
Category: Adapters + Cables - Home / Office, Dock Connector - Power / Data, Indoor Power Adapters

Macally's take on the keychain-ready charging cable genre dominated by Scosche's flipSync models is this new design: KeySync ($15, aka Keychain Sync & Charge Cable). The concept is to enable a USB plug and Dock Connector to fold into a hard plastic shell that attaches to an included keyring and your keys; Macally's version is comparatively inexpensive, surprisingly small, and interestingly dot-textured on both of its sides. While the included key ring isn't fancy or particularly thick, this design occupies only around 2/3 the volume of flipSync, and is a neat rounded square.

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