Bang & Olufsen have updated their BeoSound 2 portable media player with the BeoSound 6. The Bang & Olufsen BeoSound 6 has 4 Gb of memory and supports AAC, MP3 and WMA formats. The BeoSound has a 1.8 inch color screen and comes with a leather case and Bang & Olufsenâ€™s popular A8 headphones for about $600.
I’ll buy myself one right after this million-dollar laptop.
Mubie iRunner2 PMP-690 Sport MP3 Player also supports WMA technology.
The new gigabeat U series of music players from Toshiba com in 1GB (U101) and 2GB (U201) capacity. The 1GB-U101 comes in three colors while 2GB-U201 in two colors. Feature of Toshibaâ€™s new line of gigabeat U series is the integration of FM receiver/transmitter allowing you record FM broadcasts to MP3, share audio collection with your car audio system or any other DAP equipped with an FM receiver. The USB AC adaptor MEPUAA 10 (sold separately) takes 10 minutes to fully charge the battery. Fully charged battery lasts for 3 hours of continual music play back
The 1.1-inch organic EL display sporting a 96×96 resolution can display JPEG images as well as time besides artist name, FM station name etc. The Toshiba gigabit U series music players will be available from April 7th for Â¥13,800 ($118) for the 1GB player and Â¥16,800 (about $142) for the 2GB model.