Archive for the ‘PMP’ Category
Here’s the new 1Seg waterproof portable TV from Panasonic, the SV-ME850V. It has a AM/FM radio, 5” QVGA screen, 11 hours battery life and it is capable of playing WMA, MP3 and AAC audio files directly from SD and SDHC cards, up to 11hrs of TV recording on a 32GB SDHC Card and it can be used as a digital frame as well. Hmmm, somehow the look don’t tell me that it is waterproof.
Lenovo is introducing its new touch screen portable media player, known as the MRT800. It comes with a 4.3-inch 480 x 272 touchscreen display, TF expansion of up to 4GB, and capable of playing RM/RMVB, AVI, ASF, MP4, FLV video files and MP3, WMA, OGG, APE, FLAC, WAV audio files. No words on pricing and availability.
Itoos T68HD is a Chinese PMP that comes with 800×480 4.3” LCD, 8GB of internal memory, and support the playback of MP3, WAV, RM, RMVB, FLV AVI, MPG4 files and also capable of playing 720p videos either on its 4.3” screen or a TV via TV out. It is priced €66.
This is the Nextar MA809 portable media player. It measures only 0.25 inch thin which is almost half of iPhone 3G. It is capable of playing MP3/WMA audio files, JPEG/BMP/GIF picture files, AVI video files and also has a FM radio. The MA809 PMP will be out in the second quarter 2009, 2GB for around $100 while 8GB goes $149.
Atree in Korea has announced its new portable media player called the “J2”. It has a 2.4-inch display with blinking LED ‘Red Eye’, e-dictionary function, video/audio playback, FM radio, photo/text viewer, voice recorder and microSD slot that support up to 8GB capacity. Its battery offers 38 hours of music playing or 8 hours of video playing time. It is priced at 115,000(KRW) for 4GB and 138,000(KRW) for 8GB. More pictures after the break. Read more…
Samsung Korea has announced a new Firmware upgrade on their Yepp P3. The upgrades include an improved UI (30% faster) and the ability to directly watch AVI video without conversion. It supports DNSe 3.0, Wise Volume and Vibe Woofer. Samsung also added cool features like paint mode where you can draw pictures for fun or jot something in a rush. More pictures after the break. Read more…
Cowon has upgrade its D2 to D2+. D2+ has longer battery life than D2 and has additional features such as calculator, notepad, improved LCD, user interface, and radio recording. It measures78x55.4×16.6mm at 91g, there are two versions, one with DMB tuner and one without. It also has the SDHC slot which support up to 32GB SDHC cards. Choose from 4GB, 8GB, or 16GB in option of four different colors. Read more…
Teclast M50HD is a portable media player that comes with military grade zinc-magnesium alloy as its chassis to get its toughness. They use the super tempered glass panel materials to add more protection to the screen. The M50HD supports most of common formats and has a 720p high definition video playback and a 4.3 inch display (800 x 480 resolution).
Philips has announced its latest PMP the GoGear Ariaz. It is a 2-inch touchscreen PMP with Philips’ patented Full Sound technology. It has a pair of sound isolation ear buds, FM radio with RDS, mic for voice notes and some software for optimizing movies and TV shows for its small display. It supports a wide range of audio formats, including the common MP3 and WMA, and MPEG 4 video. The Philips GoGear Ariaz will be available in stores this April at $100, $125 and $160 for 4GB, 8GB and 16GB respectively.
[via New Launches]
Ibiza Theatre touchscreen portable media player from Haier comes with a 2.4 inch 320 x 240 resolution display + Bluetooth connectivity, integrated FM tuner, microSD memory card slot, and supports for Real’s Rhapsody to Go service. It support MP3, WMA, AVI and MPEG-4 file formats and promises a 30-hour battery life. Coming this spring with 8GB / 16GB, priced at $110 and $130 respectively. I’m a little sick of this shape.