It Cancer awareness month and every company with a bit of social responsibility inclination is doing something in this month. Kudos PR departments! Latest to join the list of gadgets to be released this month is Zen V Plus in Pink color. Creative’s this model is a limited edition MP3 player and has hosts of features and new improvements. Here a list of few: it is an audio, video, photo player with FM tuner (32 channels come preset). The display is 1.5-inch OLED and screen resolution is 128 x 128 which gives much sharper and clearer images. It’s 2 GB capacity can have 66 hrs of WMA recording or 500 MP3′s and it supports MP3, WMA, IMA ADPCM, WMA DRM and image supports JPEG, Album Art. Supported Music Services: PlayForSure, Audible (2, 3 and 4). The dimensions are 43.5 x 15.9 x 67.5 mm and it weighs 43.5g. The price is quoted as $139.99 from creative site and at Play.com it is £100. We also stumbled upon a video on YouTube comparing Creative Zen V with Nano!
Hed Kandi is a MP3 player from the Ministry of Sound and it’s named after one of their sub-labels. The theme player is engrossed with the graphics of Hed Kandi. Available in pink and white version the MP3 player has 512 MB internal storage memory and has a hidden OLED display. The player also comes pre-loaded with 5 tracks of Tennishero and Shaolin Master. The internal rechargeable batteries give 12 hours support to the player and you can record up to 240 of your favorite tracks on it. The player also has got voice recorder and is USB 2.0 compatible. A mini-USB cable comes with this player. The player supports MP3, WMA, WMA-DRM files. Slated for a Mid-November release this player will cost you £70 or $133.
MobiBLU has popped up with the Cubisto that you may easily reckon as a colorless substitute for the Cube 2 (color screen). Supporting the MP3, WMA and WMA DRM formats, the Cubisto can accommodate Windows Media PlaysForSure as well. You may choose between the 1GB for $89.99 and the 2GB for 109.99. Though, the MobiBLU has cut down the price tag considerably but it comes with average storage and features and there isn’t much special to boast about. Even battery life does seem to have declined to 8 hours from 10 hours per charge. No words on availability.