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The iKlip by IK Multimedia ($39.99) is an iPad accessory that is for any musician who has an iPad. It can be used for singers reading lyrics, traditional music reading in an orchestra, guitar tab reading, and more. The possibilities are endless for what musicians might use it for.
What is it? Its a simple clip that attaches to a mic stand and holds the iPad. Simple as that.
Its made of plastic, but is sturdy and allows access to all your iPad buttons. As anyone who has used any type of microphone with a decent weight to it, heavier items tend to make a stand fall over or easily tip. I didnt run into that problem with the iKlip and iPad and have fallen in love with it. How I managed to use my setup before is beyond me!
It can be used in either vertical or horizontal positions, and can be attached extremely fast. My only gripe is that changing from one orientation to another is a bit of a process (ok, one screw), but I can live with that.
With the iKlip, I put the iPad up on my mic stand, turn on the newly updated Amplitube 2, and away I go. I can switch effects with ease, all at the perfect height for standing and jamming. I can manage my recordings via the updated built-in 8-track recording feature with Amplitube 2, and I finally enjoy using my iPad, iRig, Amplitube combination at a comfortable playing level, all thanks to iKlip.One thing that I knew Id want to use it for was in conjunction with Amplitube and iRig. The combination of those two items makes it possible to use the iPad as my guitar effects board, and I no longer have to have a cart with pedals and cords running everywhere. Nor do I have to then take time to set it up to play. However, I needed a way to nicely keep my iPad in view while playing, allowing me to switch between guitar effects. I wasnt about to try and use my toes while letting the iPad sit on the ground, so until now it was difficult to really enjoy using the amazing Amplitube app, as I was sitting on the floor.
There isnt much more one can say about this simple, yet much needed and amazingly great iPad accessory. It does exactly what it says it does, its easy to use and setup, and musicians who take the leap will benefit greatly from having in their arsenal. If you havent guessed yet, I highly recommend this accessory, and am grateful for the opportunity to review such a quality product!
Check out the video below for more information on Amplitube and iRig.
The author of this post is Jonathan Norman