Griffin Technology ( has announced the StudioConnect and MIDIConnect for IOS devices.

The multipurpose StudioConnect for iPad combines both audio and MIDI (Musical Instrument Digital Interface) recording into one compact device that also simultaneously charges the Apple tablet. It’s a tracking, editing and overdubbing companion for GarageBand. The desktop unit serves as an all-in-one interface for audio, MIDI-In and MIDI-Out as well as a charging dock for the iPad device. The StudioConnect is due next month for US$149.99.

The MIDIConnect joins Griffin’s GuitarConnect Pro in providing compact, go-anywhere input solutions for an iPad, iPhone or iPod touch. It will go on sale in the spring for $79.99.