According to a research conducted by DisplaySearch, Organic light-emitting diode (OLED) screens shipments went up to 144 per cent compared to the same time last year mainly due to increased use in MP3 music players. OLED displays use organic compounds that emit light when exposed to an electric current. This makes them a perfect fit for small electronics devices such as mobile phones and MP3 players. They have better contrast, offer wider viewing angles and provide faster response times than LCDs. OLED shipments leaped to 16.7 million units as revenues shot up 49 per cent year-on-year to $US130.9 million. The top OLED seller during the third quarter was South Korea’s Samsung, which sold $US37.1 million worth of the product.
Toshiba has come up with its P20K and P10K, new GigaBeat MP3 players, which basically are an modernize versions of the Gigabeat P5 and P10 MP3 players, offering 14 hours of nonstop playback with integrated Lithium Ion battery. Equipped with FM tuner, microphone, USB connectivity, 5 preset EQ modes, voice recorder, the latest duo of GigaBeat player presents a 1.1-inch (96 x 96) OLED display and supports MP3 and WMA files as well. As well as you may remove the Face Pad and change it with some other panel of your interest. The unit comes in an 83 x 31.9 x 12.9mm dimension and just weighs 50g. Available by December, the P20K and P10K will cost 17,980 Yen ($ 150) and 13,980 Yen ($ 120) respectively. Oops………….. earlier will be available in Japan only. You may have to hang around for a while.
T.sonic 630 is a versatile MP3 player that can play MP3, WMA, WMA-DRM10 and recorded WAV music files. You have a choice for the storage capacity as it comes in 1 2, and 4GB’s, it has extra features of FM Radio and Recording Voice and Line-In Recorder and also feature a play list builder for your convenience. The player can double as a flash drive and can entertain you for 15 hours with its Li-ion battery. It is good at each aspect and has compact size with dimensions of just 73mm x 33mm x 12.5mm. The biggest disadvantage of the system is a small 4-line White OLED display screen that you’ll find tough to read. Via: dapreview
Greenhouse has unveiled there latest Digital Audio Player (DAP) that is infact a sensational gadget to eye on. It can store data upto 1 GB of memory space; with KanaGT it configures a FM tuner too. Shows it’s full support with MP3s, WMA and these features it flaunts with an OLED (organic light emitting diode) screen. Choose the color you want and add an extra zing to your life. Via: Akihabaranews