Tuesday, August 28, 2007

The Very Cool Creative Zen MP3 Player

No sooner had we told you about the Sexy Samsung YP-P2 player, we find out that Creative are releasing their own sexy looking player; the Creative Zen. Spotted by various people on Amazon today (an error on their part and is no longer on line), the Creative Zen is a new flash based player that packs a lot into a small form.

Rumor has it that the Creative Zen will replace the Zen Vision M and will come with 4GB, 8GB and 16GB of memory. It measures 55 x 83 x 11.3mm and includes a large 2.5 inch TFT screen that supports 16.7 million colors. The Creative Zen will also come with an FM radio (32 presets), PIM functionality for syncing contacts and calendar info and an SD slot to increase the on board memory.

Other Specs:

Battery Life: Up to 25 hrs audio playtime, Up to 5 hrs video playtime6
Video Playback Formats: MJPEG, WMV9, MPED4-SP3 ,DivX3 4/5 and XviD3
Audio Playback Formats: MP3, WMA, AAC4 (.m4A), WAV (ADPCM), Audible 2,3,4
Photo Formats Supported: JPEG (BMP/ GIF / PNG / TIFF)
Battery: Embedded Li-ion battery
EQ Settings: 8 presets and 5 band custom EQ
Organizer: Calendar, Contact, Task List
Power Charging: Yes
Album Art: Yes
Voice Recording: Yes

The Creative Zen is expected to go on sale in September

Source: Creative